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Lebron James Cleveland Poster Under Police Watch

Nike excels again at sponsored athlete crisis management

I didn’t really understand the big deal that was basketball superstar Lebron James trading from the Cleveland Cavaliers to Miami Heat. But sitting at a bar at the Chicago airport, a Cleveland fan thought it appropriate to throw his beer at the screen when Lebron James appeared. It destroyed the nice Plasma screen. That is when I knew this was a big deal.

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Augmented Reality Tattoo by ThinkAnApp Buenos Aires

Augmented Reality Tattoos are Here!

I am currently in Miami, Florida and of course I took a walk by Miami Ink to see about getting some new work done by the incredibly talented Chris Garver. But after being quoted $200o for a small butterfly (joke)I decided against it.

But in the process of searching for new tattoo ideas, I came across something that combines two of my passions: tattoos and augmented reality.

Check out what ThinkAnApp out of Buenos Aires have come out with: An Augmented Reality Tattoo that comes to life!

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Exito

A marketing/design review of Exito: the best supermarket chain in South America

For the last 6 weeks I have been travelling and working through Colombia with my good friend and graphic designer, Charlie Rose.

And although we never really tend to take notice in supermarkets, as soon as we stumbled across it. we were both taken aback by the Exito supermarket chain.

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Cliche by Bruto

Che Guevara has become just another marketing cliche

Travelling through South America I have been exposed to more Che Guevara products than I care to remember. But the fact that the image of socialist revolutionary Che Guevara has been used as a capitalist tool to sell everything from t-shirts, to beers, to condoms, must have Che rolling over in his grave.

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