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Facing the marathon

on September 28, 2011 by Tim Comments

adidas wants to show us what running a marathon really looks like, minute by minute. 15 runners from all levels of fitness and experience agreed to wear head mounted cameras during this year’s Berlin Marathon. These are their faces…

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Move over Farmville, here’s Glitch

on September 28, 2011 by Tim Comments

Glitch is a free social game, in which playing with your friends, learning and collaborating looks like a whole lot of whacky fun. Watch the cool trailer with its trippy soundtrack and then head over to the site. Read more…

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Red Bull races the Formula Face

on September 15, 2011 by Tim Comments

It seems like Sebastian Vettel continues to dominate the real Formula 1. Now Red Bull sets out to gain pole position in another kind of race: doing the best browser racing game with facial expression controls. Gentlemen, start your engines please. Read more…

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Sexy Sexy Sexy Fingers

on August 30, 2011 by Tim Comments

I thought I better make it absolutely clear in the title, this is R-rated interactive. With this piece JWT Paris confirms our preconception that the French are a sexy bunch. In the name of AIDS prevention you are enticed to let your finger explore and fool around. Read more…

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Adidas Japan: Shootter

on August 30, 2011 by Tim Comments

Adidas Japan ask you to enter a duel with one of your Twitter followers. Log in, Power up and ‘shootter’ as hard as you can – essentially you are challenging your opponent to try to score a goal against you. Read more…

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The Emotional Breakdown

on August 24, 2011 by Tim Comments

Like so many good ideas, this piece is astonishingly¬†simple. A site uses facial recognition to detect the mood of people in photos. In particular it uses the photographs of¬†The Guardian’s 24 Hours in Pictures to create these graphic breakdowns. Read more…

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8 Hours in Brooklyn

on August 19, 2011 by Tim Comments

Jonathan Bregel was lucky enough to get his hands on the high-speed camera Phantom Flex for the weekend and documented 8 hours in Brooklyn – with zero pre-production and only a small crew. Add nice grading and a massive sound track by Skream and you got yourself a kick ass super slo-mo neighbourhood documentary (if such a thing exists). Read more…

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Notruf Deutschland puts you into the sack

on August 19, 2011 by Tim Comments

Being absolutely adored by female teenagers might not seem like such a bad deal. But wait till you see this teaser for German show “Notruf Deutschland” (Emergency Call Germany). Connect through Facebook and you will find yourself in quite a tricky situation. Read more…

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Rookie Blue: Interrogation Room

on August 18, 2011 by Tim Comments

Ever watched Law & Order and thought you could do better than the detectives questioning a suspect? In the Canadian “Rookie Blue: Interrogation Room” you can test whether your intellect and instincts are up to scratch. Break the case and you might save the missing girl. Read more…

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Zombies, Ninjas and a driver on fire: Gymkhana 4

on August 18, 2011 by Tim Comments

It is impossible to ignore the ever growing phenomenon of Gymkhana films, starring DC shoes co founder Ken Block. In this fourth installment he is speeding around the UniversalStudio lot, hooning past Bates’ Motel and Jaws, spinning around a Gorilla on a jet-powered Segway and the guys from Epic Meal Time, all ending in a …. well, you better watch it yourself. Read more…

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