Archive for September, 2010

YouTube has recently started to recieve more videos from people witnessing storms while cruising. The one above has been mentioned by the MD of P&O in London today as a situation simply unlikely to be experienced on their Northern Hemisphere fleet. The original video that sparked the media attention was from an Australian cruise from […]

Bing Down


I’ve been experiencing a lot of digital service outages recently. Twitter and Four Square in the last few days, and Microsoft’s search engine service, Bing, has gone down today. I wonder what the problem is?

Design hit or miss? I think I’ll need to phone an iFriend to find out?

Lost Epilogue


The 12 minute epilogue for Lost Series 6 has been sufacing online. It answers some of the outstanding ‘what was that all about?’ storylines that were loose ends left out of the final episodes. Enjoy: Here

Tag Galaxy


Here’s another plug for Tag Galaxy. I still find this a very useful search tool for exploring themes using Flickr photo tags. Check out Tag Galaxy: Here

Interbrand’s annual brand report is now out. Read the full details: Here The Top 10 1 Coca-Cola 70,452 ($m) 2 IBM 64,727 ($m) 3 Microsoft 60,895 ($m) 4 Google 43,557 ($m) 5 GE 42,808 ($m) 6 McDonald’s 33,578 ($m) 7 Intel 32,015 ($m) 8 Nokia 29,495 ($m) 9 Disney 28,731 ($m) 10 Hewlett-Packard 26,867 ($m) […]

Crayola went through an explosion of product colour development in the 1990’s. While part of me would like to think this is all about the Long Tail, it really just seems to be about extending the existing product line until there’s no additional profit generated. If it wanted to innovate, the brand might have extended […]