Amazon Uses Its Frontpage To Diss Apple’s iPad mini

One of Amazon.com’s biggest assets is its frontpage, viewed by millions of people on a daily basis, and, while times are getting rougher and competition tougher, the company uses it to openly criticize Apple’s new iPad.

In an attempt to push kindle fire HD sales, Amazon employs pretty aggressive marketing speech and uses a heavily tweaked side-by-side comparison:

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Fresh Impressions on Brandmarks Through the Eyes of a Child

Fresh Impressions on Brandmarks (from my 5-year-old)

Here’s a video rundown of various logos along with an interpretation of a 5-year old. Funny how she thought one logo looks like “little squirms” or worms and tries to associate several logos to colourful balls, marble, baby toys, and “babies are little.”

We Just Got Samsunged: Samsung Makes Fun Of Apple Customers, Again

The fight between Samsung and Apple does not only happen in court but also in commercials. After Samsung had acquired an actress from the iPhone advertisements they are now making fun of Apple customers (again). Continue reading “We Just Got Samsunged: Samsung Makes Fun Of Apple Customers, Again”

Top 15 Brands On Twitter 2011

Top 15 Brands On TwitterHootsuite, the social media management dashboard, released an infographic showing the top 15 trending brands on twitter from 2011. To round out the trendiest topics they also included Topics, Tags and in Memorium Trends.

Interesting to note MySpace is still at #7 even though the network is pretty much dead (Nielsen ranks them at #5 of social networks & blogs, before Google+ and tumblr) , and, RIM even makes it into the top 15. The data in this series was collected by WhatTheTrend from over 500,000 trends which appeared on twitter.com Continue reading “Top 15 Brands On Twitter 2011”

Nerdy Macbook Decal Stickers: Pacman, Android, Iron Man, …

I just spotted a cool series of Macbook Decal Stickers. I like “Android eats Apple” and the Pacman version best but the other ones are also nice. Check them out at etsy and if you need a nerdy nerdier Christmas present for your friends, you can order them as well. The decals are made to fit Macbook, Macbook Air, Macbook White, Macbook Pro, and iPad1 ipad 2 or everywhere you like to put them. More nerdy stickers after the click. Continue reading “Nerdy Macbook Decal Stickers: Pacman, Android, Iron Man, …”