Archive for March, 2012
have you ever heard a brand name and wondered where it came from? bored panda has a quick collection of big-name brands and the narrative behind their moniker.
it seems like digital advertising on the web has put pressure on the television advertising industry to push the boundaries of what a commercial can be. this new race to the top is producing commercials that blur the lines between advertising and entertainment to create an experience that just might persuade you to stay on the couch through the commercial break. this particular method commercial doesn’t even employ a droning voice-over or cheesy licensed music; the visuals speak for themselves.
there are all kinds of great treasures to discover at a book store. barter books made a discovery that was literally found in a book, and unintentionally reignited a cultural phenomenon that has trended across all branches of design.