Microsoft unveils Xbox Music on the web

Microsoft unveils Xbox Music on the web

Microsoft has rolled out a web-based version of Xbox Music, which puts users’ music into collections and playlists. The ad-free service allows users to go in to edit and add their playlists, with the results then synced. The service is subscription only, although non-members can sign up to a 30-day trial, and has a now […]

Hyper Island expands in the UK and Singapore

Hyper Island expands in the UK and Singapore

The role of the digital leader has become more complex and demanding in this age. It has transformed into a creative-data-tech-analyst-entrepreneur- mentor who constantly needs to stay ahead of the curve. As a response to the changing needs of the market, Hyper Island – a leader in providing lifelong learning experiences for individuals and organisations […]

LV= green hearts go carnival crazy in new campaign

LV=, the insurance and savings provider, has launched a multimillion-pound ad campaign to promote the benefits of its car insurance policies. Three separate TV ads, created by Designate and 24-7ideas.com, highlight different aspects of LV=’s car insurance offer – its low cost, the multicar savings available, and the 75 per cent no-claims discount. The campaign uses […]

Google’s Project Loon explores balloon-powered Internet access

Google Inc has launched a small network of balloons over the Southern Hemisphere in an experiment it hopes could bring reliable Internet access to the world’s most remote regions, the company said late Friday. The pilot program, Project Loon, took off this month from New Zealand’s South Island, using solar-powered, high-altitude balloons that ride the […]

Virgin to evolve look and feel

Virgin to evolve look and feel

Virgin Group, which operates all Virgin brands,  is refreshing its look and feel across all sub groups, working with South African consultancy The Jupiter Drawing Room. The Cape Town-based consultancy was brought in to work with the Virgin in-house team around two months ago, following an international four-way creative pitch. The designers will now work […]

Samsung teams up with Usher to create film for its Smart TV

Samsung has unveiled a new film starring Usher promoting its Smart TV. Developed by digital agency Huge, the film features two Ushers facing off against each other, as “down-to-earth” Usher seeks revenge against “celebrity” Usher, all the while showing the variety of features of the Samsung Smart TV. “Our goal was to bring Usher and […]