Welcome folks, to another Ad Brief Podcast hosted by moi and Noah Rosenberg of Happymedium. Play now with the button above or you can subscribe to it on iTunes like the cool cats do.
In this episode we talk about arrogant students, and the failed stunts they drag with them, bad April Fools jokes, the manifesto ad generator, the Artists vs American Eagle response stunt to Ghost beach's Artists vs Artists and much more. Including 1990s Apple Tango adverts like this one:
We also got serious and spoke about Google Glass' privacy issues, along with other solutions that could offer consumers more control over their data such as mature products like App.net, and the graph database neo4j, which since it's a thousand times faster than relational databases can revolutionize how we develop social applications.
Leigh Cadwell's The Psychology of Price: How to use price to increase demand, profit and customer satisfaction gets a shoutout too, as we ponder why all K-mart's look like a bomb hit it and which state one calls it soda, pop or Coke.