I had the AMAZING opportunity to sit down and talk with rising star nominee Mariam Guessous! Her perspective on Adcolor and how to make an impact on the industry should definitely be taken to heart. Check out her thoughts in the interview below.
The car-service start-up company Uber is “well aware that not everyone ‘can drop twenty-five dollars to get home from a random night out,’” and they’re soon hoping to offer more mid-level transportation, like they provided at SXSW this year, across the country. Here, Matt Buchanan looks at the business behind their plan: http://nyr.kr/XO9s9H
Head over to Rolling Stone’s site right now to hear fun.’s brand new song “Sight of the Sun.” The track appears exclusively on the Girls soundtrack which is out tomorrow. Other artists on the soundtrack include Robyn, Santigold, Tegan and Sara and Belle & Sebastian. Click here to see the full track listing and pre-order the album on iTunes (out January 8th).
There’s a junior art director in NYC who blogs under the name Dear Brook. Her most recent post concerns those creatives (and there are a lot of them) who go rushing to the Mac to comp stuff up before they’ve really nailed the idea. Of course, the time they invest in…