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guerilla marketing campaign for charter flight airline condor, it’s german and it’s a play on words so it doesn’t translate very well, something like “we love flies”. flickr pics and more at www.wirliebenfliegen.com (thanks for the hint philipp) [tags: condor, wirliebenfliegen.com, fliegenpreise, ad, guerilla marketing]

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plazes – adding physical presence to the web

i joined plazes exactly 679 days ago and recently met plazes co-founder felix petersen and new managing director stephanie staar in mountain view, california. a great team and they have big plans for the future. “plazes adds physical presence to the web. the plazes website automatically detects your location and connects you to people and places nearby. see people in…

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mabber wanted

nico lumma from mabber lost 15 mabber in the blogosphere, help him find the little guys and win a sony ericsson k310i cell phone. mabber is a web and mobile based all-in-one instant messaging system. the little 5×5 pixel characters with its orange antennas are hiding in 15 different blogs, find and report them here. clicking the “wanted” poster above…

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web2open, web2expo and webmonday

i’m attending some neat web 2.0 events in the city these days (that’s how they call san francisco in the bay area). first and foremost the web2open. “the web 2.open was conceived with foocamp/barcamp in mind. this open event blends some pre-scheduled content with an open grid where the attendees fill in the sessions they either want to discuss or…

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candy – the girl power shopping issue

if you are interested in culture, design, arts, photography, lifestyle, artists and their works then check out the recent issue of candy* – a bi-monthly, independently produced digital magazine made in ireland. the most arty and beautiful digital magazine out there. you can subscribe for it at www.candyculture.net and check out the past issues, it’s worth the download. (via werbewunderland)…

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rent a wife

still not sure about getting serious and making this “forever” decision? just rent a wife! here is how it works: create your wishlist, choose from different plans and receive her within 24h by mail, keep her as long as you want and exchange her when you are up for a new one – that’s rent a wife. does this sound…

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my first viral clip – birdie nam nam

i recently thought about my first “viral clip”, made a quick google search and actually found it – very exciting! it was back in 1988 or so when a clip called “birdie nam nam” spread through our little amiga community, nothing special actually, three chicks rapping, not longer than 30 seconds, but at that time it was cool, sticky, funny…

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calvin klein goes bullshit marketing

german pr agency dkd goes bullshit marketing for calvin klein and pisses off the german blogosphere – client coty prestige lancaster group. five fake bloggers tried to infiltrate the german blogosphere with comments in popular weblogs, linking to their fake blogs and myspace profiles. the intention was to promote a new perfume by calvin klein. it fired back and the…

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google voice local search

speaking of which google launches another free service called “google voice local search“. to try this service, just dial 1-800-goog-411 (1-800-466-4411) from any phone (in the us). “it is an experiment on google labs that offers free 411-like service. with google voice local search, you get fully-automated, fast access to same local-business information you would find on google.com. but you…

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