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Yahoo's logo-change, 30 days of drumroll to Optima.

So finally, the 30 days of change it took Yahoo to dance around like an extended drumroll before revealing their new logo is over. And it paid off! Never before have people talked so much about logo switching from purple & exclamation-mark 90s irregularly sized letters to purple & exclamation-mark embossed irregularly sized Optima as they did today. The slightly tilted exclamation mark isn't the clever here, people, the 30-day drumroll was.

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Jeremy Scott settles lawsuit with NHS, Inc.

Poor Jeremy Scott. Back in June of 2012 the fashion designer's "shackle shoes," were accused by many of being racist. Adidas pulled the shoes and Jeremy Scott insisted he was merely paying a tribute to My Pet Monster.

At the time I wrote about it, I ended the article thusly:

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Android Kitkat - The cobranded future of confectionery & Android 4.4

The next version of Android is called Android Kitkat, in a co-branding move with the Nestlé snack. This is why you currently see a giant chocolate Android made by Themendous on the lawn in front of one of the Google Buildings. @Themendous also sent us this image of the Android Kitkat 'baking', and don't you wish that was all chocolate? Don't you?

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Twitter user complains about British Airways via Promoted Tweet

This takes the righteous anger cake. Rather than merely complain on Twitter about horrible airline service, Hasan Syed did one better and bought a promoted tweet.

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The Bootsy Collins #IGiveAFunk Kickstarter campaign is up and humming!

Once upon a time called right now, a funky outer space bassist by the name of Bootsy Collins owned the Twitterverse by coming up with a Kickstarter campaign with a funky hashtag attached.

Welcome to #IGiveAFunk. This Kickstarter campaign is designed to bring the funk on tour to places far and wide, big and small, with the help of those who give a funk.

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Barton F Graaf 9000 poaches WK people in New York with horse

Seems Barton F Graaf 9000 would really really like to get some people from W+K to come work for them instead. So much so they had a guy dress up a horse to hang around the offices this morning hoping to poach people.

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H&M nicks photographers image for T-shirts: Is sued by Estevan Oriol

Estevan Oriol famed for making Rock Bands, LA and in particular Mexican-Americans in LA look glamourous and badass since 1991 has just sued Swedish retailer H&M and fashion house Brandy Melville for ripping off his image known as "L.A. Fingers".

"If you put my photograph side-by-side with their re-creation of my image, anyone would tell you they are one in the same. They clearly copied my image" ~ Estevan Oriol

The suit has been filed by Bradley and Daniel Yourist of the Yourist Law Corporation, they hope this case will "serve as a wakeup call to other retailers that routinely infringe upon, profit from, and trample on artists' protected intellectual property." and to that I say, don't hold your breath. Remember when designer Tori LaConsay was ripped off, and Urban Outfitters have sortof made it a habit.

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Simian Shifts Search into Overdrive

New SmartSearch™ feature generates instant results when users search media libraries.

Laguna Niguel, Calif.—In the latest upgrade to its industry-leading creative workflow and media management platform, Simian has added an advanced, global smart search tool that enables users to get the results ten times faster than ever before. Simian SmartSearch™ includes an auto-complete feature that returns real time results instantly with as few as two keystrokes.

SmartSearch™ is designed to help companies search their content more quickly and generate better results, no matter the size of their libraries. Users can search across a wide range of data fields associated with media files including credits, title, tags, file name, description and even the comments made on individual files. SmartSearch™ also enhances efficiency and flexibility when it comes building demo reels and presentations and varying project management tasks.

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