//Tag:BBC

If All Screens Are TVs, What Then?

Last week, the Television Academy of Arts and Sciences announced that they would be awarding prestigious Emmy Awards in an expansion of the short-form series category. The deeper explanation of categories and requirements is: The Emmys has expanded the short-form series awards to four categories: comedy or drama; variety; reality/non-fiction; and animation. Series must have a minimum of six episodes with an average [...]

Don’t Let Your Brand Name Fall Flat On Your Audience

Often, there's a name that really sticks among the founders of the company. There's a ring to it... It makes people smile... It seems obviously right... Or, frequently, in these times, the cute omission of vowels in a product name is just plain cool. Unfortunately, some of those names get lost in translation. The BBC's [...]

By | 2016-10-29T12:32:50+00:00 December 1st, 2015|Brand Experience, Core, Marketing|0 Comments

A Twitter Account’s Legal Questions Lead to Ground Rules for Social Branding

A legal story that broke last week in reference to a Twitter account and its ownership brings up some interesting questions about how brands and companies should consider or engage Twitter - or perhaps all of social media.  The specific lawsuit that was written about in outlets like the New York Times and BBC focuses on [...]

By | 2016-10-12T21:04:32+00:00 January 4th, 2012|Core|0 Comments

Google’s Gotta Give

In an instance that really makes your shake your head in wonderment or disgust, the BBC reported that Google finally removed a review claiming that a shopkeeper had fondled his 9 year-old child. The review in whole was not just about the fondling - but also an allegation that the customer was cheated on a [...]

By | 2016-10-12T21:04:38+00:00 November 4th, 2011|Ruminations|0 Comments

Outstanding Future Possibilities And Keys To The Now

BBC technology reported about an exciting development in the world of computing and chips at Northwestern University. It points to a future technology that could be truly astounding and enable computing devices to be even smaller, cheaper and more powerful than the immediate direction we are heading in with silicone-based chips that are being developed [...]

By | 2016-10-12T21:04:39+00:00 October 20th, 2011|Ruminations|0 Comments