Witty idea from IKEA, Carlsberg

[IKEA] More Appliances

Meet IKEA’s smart storage system with witty commercial. Neat & simple!

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Carlsberg stunts with bikers in cinema

Carlsberg brought a fun viral video. This time, Calsberg let you sit among tattooed bikers in cinema. Not good enough to beat Heineken, but still funny.

(Credits are to be updated…)

[Infographic] How Google Affects Our Memory

Is Google making us Stupid? I think it’s more like how internet affects on our brain. After we’ve been using internet, we have tremendous amount knowledge in access but, we have lost the sense of thinking into deep core of the fundamental concepts of the world. Which means, as years pass by it easy to find Mr.Know-it-all but it’s hard to find serious philosophers in our time.

Internet should be used as an useful tool to help integrate based on one’s fundamental knowledge and thought. It could help you find the ways, but it shouldn’t be only way to generate shallow stereotypes.

Below is the infographic of the facts that Google’s influence on our memory, and I put my book recommendation regards to the issue, The Shallows. Check it out!

<Book Recommendation>

The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains by Nicholas Carr


 

Plus, here’s latest star of Internet. Click to see the live infographic.

[Infographic] Twitter vs. Time

Interesting twitter stats  by Lemon.ly, it covers period from Jan – Sept, 2011. If you are social manager, you might want to note the active tweet times.
  • 9-11 AM and 1-3 PM are the heavy hours for twitter traffic.
  • Tuesday & Wednesdays are days with the most tweets.
  • In a week, 1 billion tweets are generated.
  • New account join in every 5.2 secs.
  • 1,650 tweets per second on an avg day.

Facebook App for iPad: Oct 4

Facebook will launch its long-awaited iPad app at Apple’s iPhone 5 launch event on Oct. 4, according to Mashable. In addition to the iPad app, Facebook is also expected to release a revamped version of its iPhone app and may unveil an HTML5-based mobile app marketplace. Unfortunately on the pictures, it does not show whether it will include the new features, Timeline & ticker, but I’m sure it will upgrade as soon as it could. Below are the captures shots of Facebook app for iPad.

▲ Log in Page

▲ News feed & Tab menu

▲ Status writing & Chat window on the side

▲ Notification /  Photo

Originally from: Facebook to Launch iPad App at Apple’s iPhone 5 Event [EXCLUSIVE]

McDonald’s: No Surprises

No Surprises
McDonald’s isn’t known for it’s atmosphere or exotic menu. But there is one thing you can be sure of- consistency. There are no surprises.

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Joining with Yelp, where people review restaurants, McDonalds planted a pop-up that apprears everytime people give 1 star to certain restaurants. Also if users allow No Surprise banner to appear on their review, they got free coupon for McDonald’s, aided more buzz to spread out.

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[Credits]
Creatives: Maya Renz & Viktor Angwald
School: Miami Ad School

[Video] A trip of a lifetime by Rick Mereki

A trip of a lifetime by Rick Mereki: Move, Eat, Learn

I wish I had the ability to make such a wonderful trip journal in fascinating videos! By Rick Mereki, a filmmaker, photographer and illustrator shot 3 beautiful films of his trip to 11 countries about “Move, Eat, Learn”

“3 guys, 44 days, 11 countries, 18 flights, 38 thousand miles, an exploding volcano, 2 cameras and almost a terabyte of footage…All to turn 3 ambitious linear concepts based on movement, learning and food into 3 beautiful and hopefully compelling short films.”

Move

Eat

Learn

[Credits]

Rick Mereki : Director, producer, additional camera and editing
Tim White : DOP, producer, primary editing, sound
Andrew Lees : Actor, mover, groover