Everything You Need to Know about The Internet of Things

The “Internet of Things” is a commonly misunderstood phrase. Many people think it refers to things like an app for your heating, or turning on your kettle from your phone. In reality however, it is a world-vision of interconnected devices, buildings, vehicles and other appliances. These “things” all communicate with each other wirelessly, carrying out […]

Pinterest serves up iOS apps

In their never-ending push to make pins more, and more useful, Pinterest has launched the ability to buy apps for your iPad and iPhone directly from pins. It’s curated (of course), and if you’re using Pinterest on your device, you’ll have the ability to “install” directly from there. No more middle man…Or middle app… required. http://blog.pinterest.com/post/110786995184/install-the-best-new-iphone-and-ipad-apps-from

The Rise of AdBlock Plus

Yeah. There’s a lot of annoying advertising on the internet. A lot. It’s currently like the old wild wild west. But instead of strange critters and bandits we have endless stretches of annoying, flickering, insulting, devious, underhanded marketing tactics. People HATE this. Which is why many users are turning to AdBlock Plus: a browser plug-in that literally turns off 98% […]

This ad will self-destruct in 5,4,3…

Who says ephemeral marketing can’t work? Certainly not the peeps at Snapchat. http://digiday.com/platforms/snapchat-pitching-brands-agencies/ I mean, hey, everything already comes at us a mile-a-minute these days anyway, right? Our attention spans have been reduced to gnat-like proportions. And maybe we’ll be more likely to remember something that is only there for an instant? Either way, it’s […]