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2015 Mar 3, 1:54
Marketing pro tip: punch up your artisanal PPTs with idiotic Vince Vaughn stock photos. …

From Inside Edward Snowden’s Life as a Robot: Wizner had...

2014 Jun 23, 7:04

From Inside Edward Snowden’s Life as a Robot:

Wizner had to jump on a phone call during a meeting with his whistleblower client. When he got off the phone, he found that Snowden had rolled the bot into civil liberties lawyer Jameel Jaffer’s office and was discussing the 702 provision of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. “It was kind of cool,” Wizner says.

It is neat but they’re marketing video is at times strangely terrifying. Put different music on when the Susan-bot comes up behind the unknowing Mark and this could be a horror movie trailer.

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Conan 2.0 - Fortune Tech

2011 Feb 11, 4:15On the more web aspects and behind the scenes of Conan getting kicked off NBC and returning via TBS and the web.
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The Answer Factory: Fast, Disposable, and Profitable as Hell | Magazine

2009 Oct 22, 12:33"When asked for the most valuable topic in Demand’s arsenal, he replies instantly: “‘Where can I donate a car in Dallas?’"PermalinkCommentsvia:kris.kowal wired internet video howto automation business media marketing economics advertising

Hand Drawn QR Code for Marc Jacobs -

2009 Jul 1, 6:21"The QR code, used to store and decode small bits of data via printed symbol, received an artistic rendering by SET as part of its campaign for Marc by Marc Jacobs." I like the idea although in this case its not very subtle or different from a regular QR code IMHO. Also, I was surprised that my phone could still read the QR code in this form.PermalinkCommentsqr qrcode marketing art internet mobile technical

frontline: the persuaders | PBS

2009 Jun 2, 5:11"THE PERSUADERS: What's going on in the world of today's marketers and advertisers? What are the new and surprising methods they're using to decipher who we are and what we want? And where is this taking us?"PermalinkCommentsvideo advertising business propaganda documentary pbs psychology marketing

What San Francisco/Silicon Valley can learn from the Twittering company: Zappos - Scobleizer: bleeding edge technology talk

2009 May 13, 11:21Lots of interesting notes on the company culture of Zappos. "Yesterday I was lucky enough to visit Zappos and get a tour and talk with some of their executives, including Tony Hsieh, CEO."PermalinkCommentstwitter marketing business culture zappos shoes ecommerce

2009 Apr 20, 3:14This site does user generated reports on (mostly) spam phone numbers. They have a RESTful API to get at that data too! I'm looking for more like this.PermalinkCommentsapi phone spam search reference telemarketing telephone lookup

Everything you know about ARGs is WRONG

2008 Dec 29, 1:48"That's that sorted then. No more "alternate reality" bullshit. We can use the word "fiction" or "story" instead, so normal people can understand us."PermalinkCommentshumor fiction arg story presentation slideshow talk marketing game via:mattb

"Ever since I started working with Motorola" - Google Search

2008 Nov 25, 2:48PermalinkCommentsvia:boingboing.comments marketing advertising motoral phone cellphone viral-marketing

"Single?" Lawn Signs Conquer the American Landscape - The Metric System

2008 Nov 6, 6:27Examination of the who and why behind those 'Single?' lawn signs: 'At this point, I came to the realization that every question I answered seemed to introduce two more. In this case, they were "did someone hire these firms or are they acting on their own?" and, more confusingly, "how did a web design firm in Panama or India get a lawn sign physically planted in the front lawn of my high school in South Jersey?"'PermalinkCommentssign blog marketing dns advertising business web internet research

Phil Factor's Phrenetic Phoughts : Microsoft Boy announces his School Homework

2008 Jun 30, 11:13"Scene: The History lesson in school. The teacher wearily calls Microsoft Boy to his desk to try to discover where his homework is."PermalinkCommentshumor business article microsoft satire marketing via:oldnewthing

Cram this: a firsthand account of my recent cramming: Page 1

2008 May 30, 10:02'What happened to me (and what happens to thousands of others each month) is known as "cramming." The [FTC] calls this "the practice of placing unauthorized, misleading, or deceptive charges on your telephone bill...'PermalinkCommentsarticle cramming security marketing

Trendsspotting Blog Archive - kids are heavy social network users, they don’t say no to relevant marketing efforts: online surveys and tips for marketersTrendsspotting

2007 Jul 11, 9:54Stats on who uses social networks.PermalinkCommentsresearch reference statistics social web

Unsolicited Mail, Telemarketing and Email: Where to Go To "Just Say No"

2007 Apr 12, 3:30The FTCs guide to opting out of telemarketing, spam, junk mail including pre approved credit card offers!PermalinkCommentsjunk mail spam optout howto

Penny Arcade - A Meditation On Value

2005 Apr 3, 5:42Surge protector has overzealous marketingPermalinkCommentspenny-arcade humor comic
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