For those whose fancy occasionally turns towards social media, The Social Network, the story of Facebook, is eagerly anticipated.
And happily, it would seem there’s a similarly pointless movie about YouTube in the works too, or so the creators of The Video Website would like to suggest.
Good to see that ex-Chaser Charles Firth is continuing his election campaign to help hard-up billionaires on behalf of trade union CFMEU.
Publicis Mojo’s work for Coca Cola Europe’s energy drink brand Burn has received the kidn of boost that mere advertising dollars couldn’t buy. Read more »
The good folk at Google Sydney are holding an industry briefing on mobile this afternoon.
It’s amazing what the right soundtrack can do to a political ad.
Big scoop from Nine News tonight. By the looks of the backdrop, the somewhat landlocked Randwick has been hit by a tidal wave.
Fair to say that Seven is getting quite excited about The X Factor…
News Ltd columnist Andrew Bolt has, it would appear, had something of a sense of humour failure over his fake Twitter persona. Read more »
Many pretentious words have been written about Masterchef. But this sentence from sociology professor John Carroll, published in the Weekend Australian, may take some beating: Read more »
A reliable barometer of celebrity is whether an individual has a fake Twitter persona.
Dr Mumbo is delighted to report that Gruen Transfer panellist and Y&R Brands CEO-in-waiting Russel Howcroft has achieved that distinction. Read more »
A hat-tip from Dr Mumbo to The Australian’s financial tipster Tim Morris. Read more »
If ever there’s a price to be paid in politics, it’s that come election time you have to do anything demanded of you in exchange for media coverage. Read more »
Dr Mumbo is very much looking forward to tomorrow’s episode of the election special Gruen Nation.
Two of the most damning words creatives can use to critique another’s work is “first thought”… in other words, the brief reflected straight back on the page.
The phrase may have been invented for this work on behalf of IMB. Read more »
What would Mad Men be without cigarettes? Not much, that’s for sure.
Dr Mumbo is pained to report a spat between two of Adelaide’s agencies. Read more »