ICYMI here is a roundup of all the behavioral science behind the movement that elected Donald Trump president… Nostalgia bias: humans have an innate bias of remembering the past as having been better than it truly was. There are several neuroscience studies that link the same parts of the brain that remember the past… Continue reading [EXCERPTS]#ARTICLE: THE PSYCHOLOGY BEHIND DONALD TRUMP’S WINNING STRATEGY BY CHRISTOPHER GRAVES; OGLIVY & MATHERS PR.
Do you remember the flying Aladdin carpet Halloween prank last year October 30th which won Streamy Awards best prank? Well the prankster comedian Vlogger Jesse Wellen is back with a fresh idea this year, probably our best Halloween prank and costume for 2016. The Philly born prankster took to the streets of Manhattan in New… Continue reading [TRENDING]#VIRALVIDEO: HALLOWEEN SILVER SURFER PRANK 2016 BY JESSE WELLENS. WATCH VIDEO | DOWNLOAD COOKIE DANCE (CHIP CHOCOLATE) MP3:
Today is #nobraday. Its not about flashing cleavage, its about breast cancer awareness. Regular self checks and early interventions can save someone’s life. Please copy and spread message. We thank you for staying in the loop with the BRAND RADIO
Under Armour entered the 3D printing field by creating their first 3D printed shoe in the early quarter of 2016 precisely March.. The shoe, called the UA Architech, has a specially designed midsole that can only be created by a 3D printer. Under Armour worked with the 3D design company Autodesk to create what they… Continue reading [BRANDS]#DESIGNTHINKING: UNDER ARMOUR TEAMS UP WITH AUTODESK TO MAKE THE FIRST 3D PRINTED SNEAKERS; UA ARCHITECH. WATCH TV AD:
Google turns eighteen today. The internet giant, which has been gigantic for the majority of those 18 years, has put up a celebratory doodle on its home page, as it has done nearly every year since its humble beginnings in a garage in Menlo Park, California; and every year, the same question arises: Is today… Continue reading [BIRTHDAY]#SOCIALMEDIA: GOOGLE IS 18 YEARS TODAY.
Around June 2015, Hi Media limited owners of HiTV (a digital pay tv with its own dedicated decoder channels) in Nigeria was slammed a law suit of over N9billion indebtedness-It finally dragged the budding TV under. Read more about the law suit here However Contrary to news that circulated on social, the MD of HiTV Mr… Continue reading [BRAND FAILS] #ENTERPRENEUR: THE TRUE STORY BEHIND DEFUNCT HiTV AS SHARED BY TOYIN SUBAIR-MD.
WWE is saddened to learn that WWE Hall of Famer Harry Fujiwara, known to WWE fans as Mr. Fuji, passed away this morning at the age of 82. His career will be remembered by different generations for different reasons but Mr. Fuji, whether as a Superstar or manager, is one of the most entertaining performers… Continue reading [BREAKING NEWS] #WWE: WORLD WRESTLING LEGEND MR FUJI IS DEAD!
1825 – Uruguay declared independence from Brazil. 1840 – Joseph Gibbons received a patent for the seeding machine. 1875 – Captain Matthew Webb swam from Dover, England, to Calais, France making him the first person to swim the English Channel. The feat took about 22 hours. 1902 – “Al-Hoda” began publication in New York City… Continue reading [BRANDS HISTORY] #TBT: TODAY, 25TH AUGUST IN BRANDS AND ADVERTISING HISTORY. RIP AALIYAH.
About some few days ago, it was announced online that VHS tapes have been officially discontinued. Sad news. Some group of kids decided to epitomize the VHS by making it as a comic book pack. But back in the days where I come from in Africa, if you had the set up above as a… Continue reading [THROWBACK] #TBT: BACK THEN WHERE I COME FROM, THIS WAS CONSIDERED SWAG. CHECK IT OUT:
The foremost Yoruba traditional ruler who was until his rumoured death the Chairman of Ogun State Council of Obas died at the age of 90. It was gathered that the monarch passed on after he had travelled out of the country to the United Kingdom for medical check-up. “Unfortunately, he did not make it back,”… Continue reading [OBITUARIES] #RIP: OBA SONARIWO AKARIGBO OF REMOLAND IS DEAD. READ:
The Federal Government on Thursday accepted offer by the Japanese Government to assist Nigeria to develop capacity in production of animation and children films. Avonome by Ibrahim Sirgai Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed disclosed this on Thursday in Abuja at a meeting with Mr Sadamotu Kusaoke, the… Continue reading [ANIMATION] #FG: NIGERIAN GOVERNMENT IS PARTNERING JAPAN TO DEVELOP ANIMATED FOLKLORES AND CHILDREN MOVIES.
1536 – France and Portugal signed the naval treaty of Lyons, which aligned them against Spain. 1789 – French Revolution began with Parisians stormed the Bastille prison and released the seven prisoners inside. 1795 – The French National Convention accepted “La Marseillaise” as the French national anthem. It was the first national anthem of France.… Continue reading [BRAND STORIES] #TBT: TODAY JULY 14TH IN BRANDS AND ADVERTISING HISTORY; PATENTS, TOBACCO LAWS, MUSIC & MANY MORE. READ: