Dec 03/10

Okay, so maybe this web thing is here to stay.

Posted by Patrick

I find talking to people who really understand the internet can be a difficult experience. They speak too fast for a start, have that ‘everybody know’s that you idiot’ tone of voice and quite often slip into a language that is closer to Binary Code than English.

But fear not. Those nice

Dec 03/10

Daring Simplicity or Daringly Simple?

Posted by Margaret

For any of you who know us, you will know that our agency mantra is ‘Daring Simplicity’.

And as earlier blogs this week will have told you, it is brass monkeys in 14 Pembroke Road. Here’s the view into our garden

Lots and lots of innovative ways of staying warm have

Dec 01/10

24 Sleeps 'til Christmas

Posted by boysandgirls

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This is the second exectuion in our campaign of ads for Dundrum Town Centre this Christmas, and it’s airing today. Only 24 sleeps to Christmas. Well for everyone except Patrick – who is too excited to sleep at all now that it’s the 1st of December.

Vice President of Christmas Cheer,

Nov 30/10

Nothing like a virtually real fire on a cold day

Posted by Patrick

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Thanks to Bairbre for this. The noise of it alone is enough to fool me into thinking its not brass monkeys in the office.

Patrick

Nov 30/10

Hats off to the new Budweiser ad…please.

Posted by Rory

The new Bud ad’s not that new, but it’s been chewing away at me for the last while.

It shows a group of cool young urbanites (Los Angelinos as the radio DJ helpfully breaks up the music to tell us) coming together in a city at night to do something special.

Nov 26/10

0 sleeps t'ill the new Dundrum Town Centre campaign

Posted by boysandgirls

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Tonight’s Toy Show night, one of the most exciting nights of the TV year. What will the jumper be? What will the little girl with the glasses give Barbie’s Dream house out of 10 and what is she taking away marks for? And just how many little kids will subject

Nov 26/10

The anti-social future of social media

Posted by Chris

The world wide web first came into existence in December 1990 and brought about a simple and profound concept: that any person could share information with anyone else, anywhere in the world. It’s power and success was thanks to it’s ubiquity as a tool and the egalitarian principles upon which

Nov 26/10

Something to make you smile

Posted by Pat

With all the doom and gloom with 4 year plans, budgets and bailouts there are still lots of things to make you smile. This choir is amazing! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=05ip-N0H1Ig

Nov 22/10

The best santa letter lick-up ever

Posted by Margaret

No messing round with thanking him for the great presents last year, that’s not a big enough suck up for a present ambitious member of the Gilsenan Family. My 9 year old niece/believer has raised the bar for children everywhere with a Santa letter that starts with, “Dear Santa, I

Nov 22/10

Ignorance is not bliss.

Posted by boysandgirls

So here we are. All changed, changed utterly. Having said that Ireland applying for assistance from the ECB, EU or IMF only seven days ago was a ‘fiction’ the news we all knew was coming arrived last night; that Ireland was applying for a bail out.

This is not a political