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Insights

16/03/2012

The conversations we have defines who we are

The conversations we have defines who we are

Every few weeks we receive a ‘Moving World’ email from our colleague Scott Suitor. It is packed with links that keep the MB staff up to speed with the latest developments in our fast moving world. This time around, there…

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Insights

20/09/2011

Traces

Traces

Every time I go back home to see my family, I get puzzled by my 13 year old sister. Its funny how she seems to be a completely different breed: she a true child of the online generation. Always playing…

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Insights

27/07/2011

Online goes offline

Online goes offline

The other week I came across an article in the Swedish newspaper which covered how a dating site’s advertising campaign had caused public outrage by promoting cheating. The message was ‘Revitalize your life – have an affair’. The Swedish Advertising…

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Insights

31/01/2011

Moving ever forward

Moving ever forward

Slightly old news (two working days!)… but last week Instagram announced the inclusion of hashtags into their functionality. According to their blog, “Yes, they work similarly to Twitter hashtags, but reinvented from the perspective of an Instagram user. Now, you…

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Insights

18/01/2011

Future forward?

Future forward?

This is the era of the over share. And it’s getting worse. In a few short years, we’ve gone from anonymously blogging to publicly broadcasting our exact location. As this month’s Wired asserted, “The new generation want to scream from…

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Insights

06/12/2010

Check-in goes prime time

Check-in goes prime time

In just a few months, check-in applications have gone from being the next big thing to right here right now. And it’s not just location-based check-in services, such as Gowalla, Foursquare, Yelp and Facebook Places, going mainstream. Over the weekend,…

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News

02/10/2010

The Who’s Who on Facebook

The Who’s Who on Facebook

  Just a little weekend posting to tell you about my and Lisa’s trip to see The Social Network last night at the Metreon in San Francisco. Being the 8pm showing on opening night, the audience was made up of…

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News

17/09/2010

Twitter friends

Twitter friends

Very excited to announce a new recruit to the MB Twitter feed. While this little tweeter heads state-side, the lovely Ellen will be taking the tweet reigns here in London. Asked to write convincingly about herself in the third person,…

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News

16/09/2010

Modern Love

Modern Love

MB’s digital and trends guru Camilla has written a delightful piece for Eye blog about dating in the on-line world. Camilla offers some great insight – even if you think social media makes hunting for love almost as frightening as…

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Insights

01/09/2010

And so to market

And so to market

The Old Spice social media campaign rocked the advertising world and, as a concept, was a hit with audiences world-wide. But the question people keep asking is, “How has it affected sales? Are more people cracking out the Old Spice?”.…

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