Marty Goldberg

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Good causes or not, charities use some of the worst marketing tactics (Column)

Branding consultant Bruce Philp.<p>The funniest commercial I ever made was for a charity, a Catholic organization supported by the ad agency where I was …

Capital C to become part of KBS+ Toronto

After becoming roommates last year, Toronto agencies <b>Capital C</b> and <b>KBS+</b> are getting married.<p>Captial C will take on KBS’ name as the two firms …

Shema Yisroel

I’m a Psychologist, and one of the basic skills I try to practice is my listening skills. The results of my best work is when I am actively …

Hobbies

Vision 7 makes content play with Chapter Two launch

<b>Vision7</b> has opened a new chapter to help tell the brand-building stories of its clients.<p>Chapter Two is the new Toronto-based content marketing unit …

Reimagining the Door

Austrian artist Klemens Torggler is reimagining the door. His designs are based on rotating squares without the use of tracks. The door displayed in …

The Trouble With 'Social ROI' —Companies Are Moving Away From Trying To Track Social Media's Dollar Value

They've realized that social media isn't a transactional engine or sales machine, so they're dropping half-baked indicators that gauge secondary effects, such as financial return.<p>Instead, the new metrics evaluate social media strategies in terms of audience-building, brand awareness, and customer …

Public Relations

Facebook Moves Forward With Big Plans for Artificial Intelligence

Facebook is seeking intelligence. Artificial intelligence, that is.<p>The company is reportedly moving forward with a new research laboratory intended …

26 Reasons Shakshuka Is The Most Perfect Food

Shakshuka is a Middle Eastern and North African dish that combines eggs, tomatoes, and spices to create the perfect meal for any season and time of day.

Breakfast

How Neuroscience Is Key to Successful Marketing Strategies

I'm fascinated with all the new information being published about the brain and how it is converging with the efforts of marketers to more …

How to Increase Email Marketing Conversions [Infographic]

Spending on email marketing is projected to reach $2.5 billion by 2016, but even all that money doesn't guarantee conversions. To help boost your …

The double suicide of an elderly couple who plunged to their deaths in Toronto yesterday is raising concerns about whether enough is being done to support ailing seniors who might consider taking their own lives. Married couple Marika Ferber and Vladmir Fiser fell 18 storeys from their Etobicoke penthouse apartment. Their bodies were discovered Tuesday morning on the front lawn of the property. But as disturbing as the scene was, mental-health experts say the suicide rate among the elderly is climbing in Canada. Read more about this story here: http://cbc.sh/o2RS9FW

Seth's Blog

Brian Eno possibly said that, "the first Velvet Underground record may have only sold 1,000 copies, but every person who bought it started a band." …

Text Messages Are Saving Swedes From Cardiac Arrest

Sweden has found a faster way to treat people experiencing cardiac emergencies through a text message and a few thousand volunteers.<p>A program called …

Incredibly Expressive Owl Photography

Is that little owl yawning or singing? Belgian-based photographer Yves Adams has the answer as he's the one behind the adorable shot. “Little owls are CUTE!,” he states. “They make you laugh with whatever they do! But when they start to yawn, my heart melts! This picture has been taken in Spain, …

Birds

A Temple In Kyoto Blazing in Fall Color

40 Hidden Artworks Painted on the Edges of Books

A fore-edge painting is a technique of painting on the edges of the pages of a book. The artwork can only be seen when the pages are fanned, as seen …

Facebook dips into its sea of data to slake the media's thirst for information

Facebook's push to make its users' activities public continues today with the newly-announced Public Feed API and Keyword Insights API, both of which …

Leaside Bridge, view from east, August 18, 1924. - Courtesy of the City of Toronto Archives.

You’ve Got Tons Of Facebook Friends. So Why Are You Lonely?

A fresh and subtly soul-wrenching visualization adds to the whole is-social-media-antisocial debate.<p>It’s nothing we haven’t heard before: the modern human presented as a slave to Facebook likeage, afraid of being seen sans-Instagram filter, preferring “poking” (or WeinerPic-tweeting) to actual …

Social Media

An Artist Finds Government Censorship In Google Earth

Censored government sites makes an artist question our view on the world–in reality, and in pretty, loaded pixels.<p>Artist Mishka Henner was trawling Google Earth when his cursor passed over a strange sight. A pixellated, mosaic-like pattern cut clear across his screen, disrupting the lush country …

Google Earth

Video: An Animated Explanation Of Why Music Makes You Happy

This animation by AsapScience (no relation to rappers A$AP Mob) uses props like bananas, apes drawn in Sharpie, condoms, steaks, and lotto tickets to demonstrate the basic chemistry of your brain on music. Its approach to educating is kind of like Sesame Street for adults–know going in that the …

Bill Nye

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