Entries Tagged with ‘Content’

My Roommate the Cylon

Saturday, February 28th, 2009

Sorry for the lack of communication or posts recently. We've been focusing on our newest web series, a comedy spinoff of one of favorite TV shows, Battlestar Galactica. It's called My Roommate The Cylon. It just launched tonight with Episode ...

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Street Fighter: Stop-Motion and Options

Saturday, January 24th, 2009

Animator and stop-motion artist Patrick Boivin has made a brilliant series of "choose-your-own-adventure" style videos where you can battle through a Street Fighter fight using YouTube's "clickable area" tools. It's a great use of the tools available... and the ...

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All Hail TV! (But Not For Long)

Friday, January 2nd, 2009

The World Wide Web has been getting all this buzz over the last decade and a half... I thought it was more important than it was... it still doesn't match up to the #1 medium of all time: television! The Internet's ...

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Two Weeks in Africa: Media Thoughts

Monday, December 22nd, 2008

I just returned from two weeks spent in Uganda. I was part of a team of 47 people that traveled to Africa to host Christmas parties for 2000 orphans. We brought decorations, games, prizes, and an individual gift ...

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Big Names Change the Online Game

Monday, December 1st, 2008

We were lucky enough to interview some big names for our latest Script Magazine article (originally appearing in the Nov/Dec 2008 issue). We originally wanted to investigate celebrities' foray into online media, and how it was damaging the opportunities ...

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Layering Your Art

Wednesday, October 29th, 2008

One kid with a web cam created 64 video tracks where he sings, clicks, percussions, and synthesizes. All those videos come together to recreate Michael Jackson's Thriller. Check it out at College Humor. (or see below) Got me ...

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Back on Topps Not Quuuuuuiiiiiteeee There Yet

Saturday, October 4th, 2008

Michael Eisner's company bought the baseball card company Topps last year, and this year, his new media production company Vuguru is making a mockumentary about it. Back on Topps stars twin comedians The Sklar Brothers, and is actually quite ...

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A Sign of Things to Come: The Audience for TV’s New Season Keeps Shrinking

Friday, October 3rd, 2008

With every new season premiere of every show on TV, the story seems to be consistent: audiences are not coming back this fall. Just got an email from THR and all three articles in it were about TV networks hemorrhaging audiences: ABC ...

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Mad Men Fan Art

Thursday, October 2nd, 2008

Everyone here knows my great love for the Emmy-winning show Mad Men, which results in my following of their marketing-type activities like Mad Men Twitterers and the like. I stumbled upon an illustrator who shares my passion for the 1960's advertising ...

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LonelyGirl15 Creators Not So Lonely Anymore

Wednesday, October 1st, 2008

We interviewed Miles Beckett and Greg Goodfried, the creators of Lonelygirl15 and Kate Modern, for the September/October 2008 issue of Script Magazine. Their new media production company EQAL recently landed $5 million in financing and a big contract with ...

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