While the world was buying Cokes, Coke watched and took note. What they found hit YouTube and went viral. With over a million hits, Coke flipped the negative connotations of public surveillance and caught people around the world in acts of kindness and whim.
With the breadth, depth and trustworthiness to warrant billions of pageviews monthly, Wikipedia is a cause célèbre in the techy community. It began with fits and starts, but has since blossomed to become a place where anyone at any time can settle (almost) any bet. Tracing the meteoric rise of Wikipedia over its first 10 [...]
Right now on BuzzFeed, I can watch Voldemort give a really awkward hug, find out the 25 things kids today will never have, see a tortoise amputee with a wheel for a leg, and discover the proper way to throw a pie. BuzzFeed does a spectacular job at fulfilling its mission to, “Track the web’s obsessions in real time.”
part 2 United Airlines Song Background (short version) In the spring of 2008, Sons of Maxwell were traveling to Nebraska for a one-week tour and my Taylor guitar was witnessed being thrown by United Airlines baggage handlers in Chicago. I discovered later that the $3500 guitar was severely damaged. They didn’t deny the experience occurred [...]
Ikea Malmö moved from their old boring building in the outskirts to a shiny new one near the Svågertorp train station. The new Ikea is much larger, recycles everything, and uses only green electricity to boot in order to become the first Ikea with the smallest carbon footprint. In order to attract people to Ikea, [...]
When Singapore creative agency Kult launched a self-titled art magazine earlier this month, it didn’t just produce print and online editions, as most publishers might. Rather, the group also created a touring, 3D version of the magazine crafted out of a vintage arcade machine.
Viral video for the Mall Cop movie.
In the words of Austin Powers: “Who throws a shoe?”
A successful viral video by Nokia to promote its N96 … in China, and which has already crossed many borders. http://www.nokia-lee.com.cn/
The guy who made this was at a panel at Techcrunch50. Good stuff!