As I write this post weâ€™re just two days off from November 1st and Iâ€™m struck again by the sheer energy that goes into making Movember happen â€“ not just from the thousands of Mo Bros and Mosistas that take part, but the work we have been doing behind the scenes, for the last twelve […]
Movember has a great concept, branding and execution and is fast become the global poster boy for the way modern charities must work if they want to attract huge, engaged audiences. Moving to Melbourne I was struck by how much the local fashion is reflected back in this Aussie icon, which seems to embody the […]
After what seems like a long time in the wilderness Favourit.com has launched its public Beta.
The very nice chaps at Channel 4 put the Million Pound Drop Play-along game up for three awards earlier this year and last Thursday it won the New Media Age award for Entertainment, meaning we have scored some kind of unholy awards trifecta in this area. To be honest I would have been happy with […]
So the 12 week run of This Just In.. is over, it went pretty quickly, donâ€™t you think? Iâ€™ve loved it, especially as most of my work on it was in the build up to the launch, which meant I’ve been able to enjoy the fruits of Phil Gilbert (@Sundaydefensive)Â and the Zeppotron teamâ€™s daily comedy […]
An interesting seminar this afternoon hosted by Channel 4 on the subject of connected TV’s. David Abrahams, C4’s CEO headlined the discussion by outlining where the company stands in respect to the ongoing rise of connected and smart TV’s. Naturally the event was heavily geared toward YouView, the technology platform joint venture between C4, BBC, […]
A very quick post to say our TV themed twitter iphone app ‘Twemote‘ is back up on the app store. It hasn’t been working for a while now, following some changes to the Twitter API, but the clever engineers at our technology partnerÂ Isotoma have it all working again and lovely. We’re now having a think […]
What a week this is turning out to be, each night I’ve been on set at our new live gameshow ‘The Million Pound Drop‘. Why? because this is the first live production Endemol and Channel 4 have done that offers a complete play along at home game experience to complement our TV show. (watch it […]