Monthly Archives: March 2010

Sustainable advertising for sustainability? 1

Late last week Planet 100 covered their top-5 “eco-shock campaigns”. It’s somewhat disturbing that these videos (some produced as long ago as 2008) are handed kudos in such a crass fashion. There’s enough debate around shock advertising, but in the case of climate change, I’m not convinced that this is the right way to go. [...]

ALD 2010: Things Dey taught me 2

Ada Lovelace Day is an international day of blogging to celebrate the achievements of women in technology and science. Find out more on findingada.com. If I were to look back at my long journey as a web professional spanning over a decade and to identify my key influences, the person who truly set me on [...]

Unlecturing in Barcelona 0

A little over three weeks ago when I happened to be in Barcelona, my friend Professor Carlos Scolari snagged me for a guest appearance in one of his classes. I hadn’t done an “unlecture” before — being technically on holiday and it being a last-minute arrangement — I came armed with my brain and not [...]