Archive for June, 2011

Creative Throw Down 78 Style

The Pencil Rankings

The One Club and D&AD have joined forces to provide a creative ranking system for the advertising, design, interactive and communications industries at large.

At its heart is a simple mechanism: The Pencil Rankings, which are based entirely on how creative work has performed in the two most highly-regarded, rigorously-judged, not-for-profit shows in the world. The Pencil Rankings was developed between the two non-profit organizations to reflect a joint declaration of creative ideals and standards.

Steal Some Glory

Seven young people from Ogilvy offices across 2 continents – Asia & Latin America – are embarking on a mission: To transcend boundaries and bring Cannes to you. Steal Some Glory.

The Hedonist Guide. Now available on your iPhone.

The city guide series coveted by travellers who value both style and substance when it comes to soaking up a city. We’re not about the most expensive shops, bars, restaurants and hotels – we’re about the best. All our guides are compiled by writers who have lived in each city, with content that is packed with insider knowledge and a voice that is irreverent, inspired, and, above all, intelligent.

Find out more at hg2.com

TED Talk: The shape-shifting future of the mobile phone

At TEDxBerlin, Fabian Hemmert demos one future of the mobile phone — a shape-shifting and weight-shifting handset that “displays” information nonvisually, offering a delightfully intuitive way to communicate.

Talk-o-Meter

The Talk-o-Meter is an iPhone app that can monitor the voices in a conversation so that you can see who’s dominating a conversation and who’s the wallflower. Wicked :)

Wii-U

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The new Nintendo Wii U pairs a more powerful, 1080p-capable Wii-like box with a controller sporting a 6.2-inch touchscreen, two analog sticks, a stylus, a front-facing camera, a full complement of buttons, an accelerometer and gyroscope, rumble capabilities, a microphone, and stereo speakers.

Weird and wonderful i must say.

Amazing 3D GIF animations of Old Japan

AMAZING stereoviews of old japan. More at Pink Tentacle.

Neat way to explore your music collection on the iPad

Planetary: A Visual Music Player. By Bloom.

McDonalds Interactive Outdoor Pong

Love the fact that you didn’t need to download an app to play.

FWA WebTV

Coming Soon. Now LIVE.

Intel’s Museum of Me

A week in and I realized no one posted this yet. So here it is: Museum of Me. This went Supersonic last week. Facebook is the museum of you, if you look back at all your data.

How FB affects you and your relationships

An interesting infographic. Click on image below to embiggen!

Hands Free Shoplifting … cool.

wi-GO Project from Luis de Matos on Vimeo.

Dennys.com

Welikesmall and Gotham created a new Dennys.com. Delivering a mobile compatible and social brand site. A FWA SOTD winner as well.