Digital Degustation

Digital Degustation
SHARE
THIS



VW Creates an Ad Viewable when Fast Forwarded

80% of people who digitally record TV shows fast forward the ads. VW in Belgium have created a simple solution – a ‘Slowmercial’. Watch the ad in fast forward and the ad appears somewhat like a print ad. At regular speed, the roof of the VW beetle slowly comes down whilst a voiceover explains the ad.

Evolving Video Clip Made from Vine Videos

It was only a matter of time before something cool was made using Vine’s six-second looping videos. Three UK agency chaps Peter Browse, Caleb Al-Jorani and Joe Koprowski have created what they describe as an “evolving music video”. Called vinetune.com, the site plays a tune and puts together a video created by real time Vine searches of the lyrics as they are sung.

Video Recording Helmet is a Blackbox for Cyclists

Texas based app studio Chaotic Moon have created a helmet which is essentially a blackbox for cyclists. Called the Helmet of Justice, the helmet contains seven cameras positioned to give a 360-degree view and begins recording at the moment of impact for up to two hours.

Mindreading Headphones Create Playlists

What if your headphones could scan your brain to work out what you wanted to hear? This exists, albeit in prototype form. Neurowear have developed Mico Headphones which have an electroencephalograph sensor built in to scan brain patterns and determine your mood. The information is then relayed to your smartphone’s MP3 player and an appropriate song is selected and played.

Facebook Improves Ad Targeting with ‘Lookalikes’

With the recent announcement of ‘Lookalikes’, Facebook ad targeting just got a little better. Working from the custom audience tool, which allows brands to upload their database of users and serve ads to them on Facebook, Lookalikes allows you to take a user, then find and target people that are similar.

Please login with linkedin to comment

Latest News

Businessman using tablet payments online shopping with speed icons customer and data network connection on virtual screen.
  • Marketing

62% Of Shoppers Doing Most Of Their Purchases Online: BigCommerce And PayPal Report

Consumer shifts in how and where people buy products evolved significantly during the COVID-19 pandemic, creating new opportunities for retailers to use new channels, fulfilment strategies and payment options, according to the results of a new survey out today from BigCommerce and PayPal. While a majority of the 3,000 consumers surveyed from the United States, United Kingdom […]

Image lead story From ‘Over-Contextualising’ To Updating Creative: Everything You Need To Know About Contextual Advertising
  • Partner Content

From ‘Over-Contextualising’ To Updating Creative: Everything You Need To Know About Contextual Advertising

With Google pressing ahead with its plan to deprecate third-party cookies in the near future, it seems many marketers are now looking at contextual advertising as a way to meet consumer expectations in an increasingly privacy-focused world. Despite the newfound popularity of contextual advertising, it is not a new principle. In fact, advertisers have been […]

Partner Content

by B&T Magazine

B&T Magazine
New Talent Agency, Liquorice Plants Roots In NZ
  • Marketing
  • Media

New Talent Agency, Liquorice Plants Roots In NZ

The brainchild of co-founders Gina Williams-Folau (main photo) and Greer Bland, the talent agency Liquorice was born out of a desire to make things easier for brand managers. Liquorice offers social talent for brands wanting to hit the sweet spot with Kiwi audiences. Launching with a roster of big names on board including Millie Elder-Holmes, Athena […]

Anglicare WA Makes Winter Chill Contagious In Campaign Via Wunderman Thompson
  • Advertising
  • Campaigns

Anglicare WA Makes Winter Chill Contagious In Campaign Via Wunderman Thompson

9000 Western Australians experiencing homelessness are about to face cold winter nights. To call for donations to the 2021 Winter Appeal, Anglicare WA has released a chilling video with renowned actor Liam Graham, best known for his starring roles in Greenfield and The Heights, experiencing mild hypothermia after spending one hour in a commercial freezer. […]

Blackmagic Design Helps Create Latest Ad For Chris Hemsworth’s Centr Fitness App
  • Advertising

Blackmagic Design Helps Create Latest Ad For Chris Hemsworth’s Centr Fitness App

Blackmagic Design has shared how its products were used to shoot the latest commercial campaign for Chris Hemsworth’s fitness training app, Centr. The new campaign, which promotes the progressive 10 week workout plan ‘Power’ replicates the same protocols used to prepare the actor for his latest appearance in the upcoming Marvel franchise film, Thor: Love […]

Webprofits To Aggressively Drive Airtasker’s UK Growth Plan
  • Marketing

Webprofits To Aggressively Drive Airtasker’s UK Growth Plan

Airtasker has chosen leading independent digital growth consultancy, Webprofits as a strategic partner to help them expand to new markets. Following a successful IPO in early 2021, Airtasker set its sights on the next strategic objective — expansion and growth in the UK market. After careful review, they partnered with the growth marketing specialists at […]

Cresta’s Awards See Upturn As Ad Spend Starts To Return
  • Advertising

Cresta’s Awards See Upturn As Ad Spend Starts To Return

Cresta Awards has announced that despite having a few more weeks before entries close, this year’s Cresta Awards has surpassed its entries for the whole 2019 Season. Cresta sees this as evidence, not just of evolution in its own awards but of a wider measure of industry confidence and resilience in many markets. The awards […]

Seattle, USA - Aug 19, 2019: The new Google building in the south lake union area at twilight.
  • Technology

Reports: Google Draws The Ire Of EU (Again)

B&T's editor takes great pleasure in an opportunity to use 'ire' in a headline, despite having no idea what it means.

by B&T Magazine

B&T Magazine