Norway will shut down FM radio in the country beginning in 2017, Radio.no reports . The Norwegian Ministry of Culture finalized a shift date this week, making it the first country to do away with FM radio entirely. The country plans to transition to Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB) as a national standard. A statement released… Continue reading [RADIO/BRAND JOURNALISM] NORWAY FM RADIO SET TO GO FULLY DIGITAL.
Few days ago Nigerians awoke to see all First City monument Banks doned with a new purple and gold strip logo to replace the black gold stipped one. According to Ladi Balogun, the Bank’s Group Managing Director the logo has also been modified to be slightly less formal and more contemporary, yet retaining a distinctly… Continue reading [REBRANDING] FCMB BOSS SPEAKS ON THEIR NEW LOGO
Ibrahim Ganiyu Sirgai a renowed illustrator and comic guru alongside EMPEROR’S GROOVE has announced “GARRI IJEBU” ALL THINGS COMIC MEET-UP COME APRIL 25TH 2015 at Plot 18 Lateef Jakande road omole ikeja Lagos. This edition he said will feature cosplays, poetry, speed art competition and lots of comics will be available. To spice the event… Continue reading [COMICS] IBRAHIM SIRGAI ANNOUNCES “GARRI IJEBU” ALL THINGS COMIC.
Earlier this year, red had been teasing what looked like a camera accessory online. But yesterday it openly declared its full frame 8120 × 4320 ProRes camera weeks after canon launched its 4k XC10 Compact Lens camera in time for the NABShow.com convention that started in Las vegas april 11th. The camera comes in two… Continue reading [BRAND WARS-NABSHOW 2015] RED WEAPON DEBUTS ITS 8K FULL FRAME CAMERA AFTER CANNON ANNOUNCES ITS 4K XC10 COMPACT LENS CAMERA
The word “PORN” sure generates more impulses than a lie detector not to mention proposing advertising a brand on a porn site to board of directors at least not in Nigeria or other culture driven African countries. Well are you an art director, CMO or brand strategist? EAT24 case study would interest you: Eat24 is… Continue reading [CONTENT MARKETING] WHEN NEXT YOU RUN AN AD CAMPAIGN ON A SHOE STRING BUDGET YOU MAY WANT TO CONSIDER PORN SITES FOR PUBLISHING IT.
Topic: Instruction Lovers. Opening Scripture: Proverbs 10:17-”He who loves instruction is in the way of life, but he who refuses reproach goes astray”. Instruction averts destruction. The main essences for instruction is to ensure that one is being guided. Without instructive measures, you may take longer time in achieving what ordinarily is not suppose to… Continue reading (INSPIRATIONAL) FRESH FROM HEAVEN.
“Hi, I’m Rob Lowe, and I have cable.” “And I’m deceptive advertising Rob Lowe, and I have DirecTV.” Following a Comcast complaint, the Better Business Bureau this week recommended that DirecTV discontinue its hilarious ad campaign featuring actor Rob Lowe, because the satellite TV company couldn’t substantiate many of the claims made in the commercials.… Continue reading [ADVERTISING] DIRECT TV MAY HAVE TO PULL ROB LOWE AD CAMPAIGN OFF AIR AFTER COMCAST COMPLAINS.
This year 3D printing turned 30 years old and it has emerged as one of the fastest growing technologies with endless opportunities. The price of 3D printing has fallen below $1,000 and recently a Chinese company launched world’s first affordable personal r now researchers are working on “smart” materials which can change shape by themselves… Continue reading [TECHNOLOGY] 4D PRINTING IS HERE.
TODAY, BIG SILICON Valley names like Google and Twitter run their online services across thousands of machines. And to efficiently execute their software with so much hardware in the mix, they use the open source Linux operating system and a technology called “containers.” What they don’t use is Windows. Microsoft’s flagship operating system operates quite… Continue reading [INNOVATIONS & TECHNOLOGY] MICROSOFT IS DESIGNING SUPER SLIMS TO RIVAL LINUX IN CLOUD COMPUTING.
In a recent post on social media alot now gets us wondering what is driving the success of chinese brands overseas. People abroad are now gradually getting to respect and reckon with chinese brands abroad according to a statement issued by the Chinese foreign languages publications administration in a global survey conducted by the body… Continue reading [BRAND STORIES] CHINA CAN NOW BRAG ABOUT SUCCESS OF MOBILE PHONE BRANDS ABROAD.
Most people are in the pursuit of happiness. There are economists who think happiness is the best indicator of the health of a society. We know that money can make you happier, though after your basic needs are met, it doesn’t make you that much happier. But one of the biggest questions is how to… Continue reading [POP-CULTURE/TRENDS] FACTS ABOUT SPENDING YOUR MONEY ON GATHERING EXPERIENCE NOT MATERIAL THINGS
The 2015 Nigerian presidential election which generated much tension has come and gone. According to observers, this was the first time a near free and fair election was held as INEC introduced a biometric data voter ID cards. Apart from confidence the electoral body built in the opposing parties towards a transparent election, the era… Continue reading [NATIONAL REBRANDING] HOW ADVERTISING AND SOCIAL MEDIA CONTRIBUTED TO NIGERIA’S FREE AND FAIR 2015 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS.