Month: November 2008

  • Launching Two New Sites: Panasonic Get Your Groom On and Trading Direct

    Launching Two New Sites: Panasonic Get Your Groom On and Trading Direct

    Two of the websites I’ve been working with developers on for the past few weeks just launched this week – thought I’d post a little blurb about each… The Panasonic Get Your Groom On site is a microsite to promote Panasonic’s new line of razors. I worked with Panasonic directly, as well as their developers…

  • Writing about Google Analytics and Flash on the Morpheus Media Mlog

    Writing about Google Analytics and Flash on the Morpheus Media Mlog

    I recently wrote a short blog post for Morpheus Media’s MLOG blog, outlining the ins and outs of Google’s recent announcement that they were expanding the Google Analytics tracking capabilities into Adobe Flash. Now, website owners can not only track visitor metrics on html pages, but also within embedded flash objects, including user engagement statistics…

  • Toshiba Grinds Through 20,000 Gigabytes for Ultra-Bullet Time

    Toshiba Grinds Through 20,000 Gigabytes for Ultra-Bullet Time

    Toshiba’s new Timesculpture advertisement is definitely cool – they basically took the “bullet time” effect seen in the matrix, and amplified it time 10. I’ve been amazed lately to see how many main stream companies and media outlets are turning to the most cutting edge tech to keep things interesting – first we had CNN…

  • CNN Goes In Depth on the Inner Workings of the Election Night Holograms

    Seems that CNN is as psyched about their holograms as we are. They actually did a follow up piece, specifically addressing their cool star wars hologram reporter technology. In addition to  David Bohrman explaining the tech behind it, “internet guru” Abby Catton (sp?) give a few shoutouts to the bloggers and YouTube commenter out there.…

  • Stunning new HD video from the Canon EOS 5D Mark II

    The yet to be released Canon EOS 5DmkII, in addition to 21 Megapixel stills, also takes full 1080P 30FPS video, Akihabara News just posted another stunning, unofficial Canon EOS 5DmkII HD video, taken with presumably a pre-production sample of the camera. It goes on sale at the end of the month, at which point expect…

  • Obama Flanked by Walls of Bullet-Proof Glass

    Obama Flanked by Walls of Bullet-Proof Glass

    As I was watching Obama’s victory speech last night, I noticed that he was flanked on stage by two giant glass walls. I was thinking these could be for sound, wind, or security – and it turns out that yes, they are for security. They’re put up by the secret service, are 10 feet high,…