Alton Towers reveals world’s first virual reality rollercoaster

Alton Towers reveals world’s first virual reality rollercoaster

Alton Towers is to open the world’s first ever virtual reality rollercoaster, giving would be astronauts the chance to experience outer space up close. ‘Galactica’ will open in April and claims to be “the world’s first rollercoaster entirely customised for the full VR experience”. Users will be required to wear a headset in order to […]

Blippar offers augmented reality tribute to David Bowie

Blippar offers augmented reality tribute to David Bowie

Blippar, the image recognition and augmented reality app, has created a fitting tribute to David Bowie. It is encouraging Bowie fans to download the Blippar app to create a selfie of themselves as Ziggy Stardust. Users simply ‘blipp’ the iconic image of Bowie as Ziggy Stardust or the mural of Bowie in Brixton to add […]

The 18th FAB Awards Are Open For Entries!

The 18th FAB Awards Are Open For Entries!

The 18th Annual International Food and Beverage (FAB) Creative Excellence Awards are now open for entries. The FAB Awards is an international awards program that recognises the critical contribution that outstanding creative work makes to building brands in the Food and Beverage industry. It identifies and rewards the leading practitioners from over 60 countries, and it […]

Tiempo BBDO highlight the top trends for 2016

Tiempo BBDO highlight the top trends for 2016

In the early days of the year many experts rush to make lists with predictions that will influence the strategies of brands in the near future. In Tiempo BBDO, they asked 10 experts true visionary, who know better than anyone, what trends and developments brands will incorporate into their communications strategies. Predictions for Social Media, Online […]

Facebook’s imminent Oculus Rift launch promises boost for VR sector

Facebook’s imminent Oculus Rift launch promises boost for VR sector

Facebook-owned Oculus announced it is to begin accepting pre-orders for its virtual reality (VR) headset Rift, bringing renewed vigour to the sector as a host of competitors are also poised to unveil similar offerings at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES). A post on the company’s official blog announced that it is to begin accepting pre-orders from […]

Virgin Active launches fitness emojis

Virgin Active launches fitness emojis

Virgin Active, the gym brand, has launched a series of fitness emojis to help gym goers express themselves on social media. The 33 emojis depict exercises such as squats, burpees, the tree pose for yoga lovers, post-gym relaxation in a hot tub, and the different classes the gym chain offers. Clare Gambardella, the European marketing […]