links for 2007-05-10

Zune to get wireless downloads, version 2 hardware, flash player – Engadget Sometimes you can never know for sure, but we’ve got some pretty convincing material from a Zune source which shows a beta build of firmware v1.4 (tags: zune mp3 microsoft wireless downloads firmware flash hardware music rumour)

Give away: Simple truth about advertising

Today I received a comment from Pieter – aka Pietel – at Duval Guillaume saying that Guillaume Van der Stighelen saw my earlier post on this nice little cool book he had written on advertising several years ago. As a result of that I’m able to give away 3 copies of this book to theContinue reading “Give away: Simple truth about advertising”

links for 2007-05-09

» Paint.NET 3.07 Released »  InsideMicrosoft – part of the Blog News Channel Rick Brewster has released an update to Paint.NET, the free Microsoft image editing software (tags: photoshop microsoft image editing free software) Launches Video – Aims To Be The MTV Of Web 2.0 Age Online radio station is adding a videoContinue reading “links for 2007-05-09”

Age of Conversation: profiling the authors

Drew McLellan who is one of the instigators of the ‘Age of Conversation’ ebook (together with Gavin Heaton) points out to the blog of Arun Rajagopal who has started to profile every single writer of the project. Knowing that there are a 100 writers involved, that is quite a piece of work but Arun hasContinue reading “Age of Conversation: profiling the authors”

Bring the love back!

We’re nearing the launch of “The Break-Up” (aka “The Couple“), a video that a colleague of mine at Microsoft Digital Advertising Solutions has been working on. Remember the little movie was started to highlight the relationship with advertisers and today’s consumer, and especially how that has changed. I’ve just seen the final cut of theContinue reading “Bring the love back!”

Simple truth about advertising

A couple of years ago I received a funny little book from Duval Guillaume called “Simple truth about advertising”. I don’t exactly remember when or where I got it (the copy I have is from the ’98 first edition) but I think I pretty much carried it with me in my pc bag ever since.Continue reading “Simple truth about advertising”

Belgian designer vibes

Pimp your Netvibes! The newest customization features for Netvibes include some new themes as well, one theme being designed by Veerle Pieter, a very cool Belgian designer. “Named after its author’s name, Veerle Pieters, this theme shows nice rounded modules and elegant new tabs. Veerle did an amazing job by pushing the limits of netvibesContinue reading “Belgian designer vibes”