Big Ideal. Ogilvy’s Brand Platform Revisited. | davaidavai.com Agreed
It’s a party in which paranoid fantasies about the other side — Obama is a...– Krugman - Going to Extreme - NYTimes.com
The Last Advertising Agency On Earth on Vimeo (via Vimeo) As I embark on my new adventure at Razorfish (start next week!) this incredible well done vid is apropos. “All that matters is that one day there were people in this advertising agency and done day there weren’t”
Shekhar Kapur: We are the stories we tell ourselves | Video on TED.com “I tell a story and therefore I exist. I exist because there are stories and if there are no stories we don’t exist. We create stories to define our existence and if we do not create stories we’d probably go mad.”
What the what? Pitchfork: Jay-Z and Jack White... →
Potentially exciting news from Jack White in the new issue of the UK GQ: he’s recorded a song with Jay-Z. “We did a song together a few weeks ago. It was incredible,” White told the magazine. “I played him something that I’ve been kicking around for a while and he immediately came out with words for it. It’s unbelievable-sounding.” No details on when and...
Artist: Fang Island Song: Life Coach Album: Fang...
There should be no debate about whether advertising is art or commerce: It is...– In Defense of Inevitable Creative Outcomes - Mike Wolfsohn
Pitchfork: TV Broken Bells - The High Road Saw them a few nights ago they were fantastic live. Kevin Spacey has a great voice.
Snackbot, the vending machine that comes to you |... →
The future is now! Two years of work for Carnegie Mellon University’s Paul Rybski and his team of students, the combined minds of 17 other faculty members, and a $20,000 cocktail including a laser navigation system, sonar sensors and stereo camera-eyes all led to one marvelous invention: the Snackbot. Yes, as you’ve no doubt already surmised by the name, we’re talking...
Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook in No Rush to Go Public →
I guess the question is when will FB reach it’s pinnacle of worth for public investors? Not sure it isn’t already there with Google no doubt looking to chew away at market share with offerings like buzz, wave, and all their looming mobile empire. Zuck may want to sell while the selling is good, other’s are starting to catch on to his business plan or underhanded schemes...
Really happy I can get back to ignoring Jay Leno at night. It sucked ignoring Conan. Jay Leno Returns To Tonight Show: Watch Monologue From First Episode Back On NBC Late Night or don’t