Articles Tagged “marketing strategies”

  • This ad recognizes you

    In an interesting advancement in advertising technology, a bus stop on a London street has an advertisement with gender recognition technology. As you approach, the ad recognizes whether you are male or female. Females get…

  • The bacon milkshake ad campaign

    For all who thought that bacon themed goods were so last year, there’s a new frontier. The Jack in the Box fast-food, restaurant chain recently launched a bacon centric advertising campaign. “Love bacon? Marry it!”…

  • America is Tanning and that’s good for advertising

    “The Tanning of America,” is a book. But it’s not about sitting in the sun or in tanning beds. It’s not aboutAmerica’s growing immigrant population either. Tanning is about a state of mind that has…

  • Every Saturday for small businesses?

    Historians hedge on whether the term “Black Friday” originated in 1869 or the 1960s, or whether it was due the sudden death of a store employee named Laurence Black, after working a very long shift.…

  • Consumers want friends not information

    When watching a car advertisement on TV, viewers outfitted with a special headband recorded the most brain activity during the first half of the ad. When watching it within a game on Xbox Live, brain…

  • Temporarily yours: Stores

    If you build it, will they come? And if they come, will they keep coming back? For every business owner who has pondered this question, there is now an answer. Why buy when you can…

  • Your life on smartphones

    If you live in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa or Illinois, you live in a Blue state while those in the Dakotas, Montana and Wyoming are in Red states. But smart phones and politics don’t really go…

  • Rabbits run errands

    Rabbits run errands

    David J is a jack of all trades. He can pick up your bacon, fry it up in a pan, fix your stove if it’s broken, make a spreadsheet of your costs, and never let…

  • Blu-ray is 5 or 9 or 11

    Somewhere in the world recently they were singing and blowing out candles for Blu-ray’s fifth birthday – that’s one high five. In an age where live streaming is gaining steam, Blu-ray is still in the…

  • Computing without your computer

    How do you compute without your computer? With someone else’s computer, of course, says the comedian in your office. But the people at KineticD want you to think about accessing your desktop without lugging your…