Frank Miller Gucci commercial is a nexus of high-fashion and geek culture

Reading Time: < 1 minute Frank Miller of 300 and Sin City fame has produced a commercial for Gucci. This will feature on MTV on September 12. It is fantastic to watch, but it also a point of convergence between high fashion and geek culture. This has been going on for a while with people like hackette and fashion model… Continue reading Frank Miller Gucci commercial is a nexus of high-fashion and geek culture

The secret history of Silicon Valley

Reading Time: < 1 minute The story of Silicon Valley, that I have helped to perpetuate in my career as a PR professional is that of the classic plucky young start-up founders going from garage to boardroom. Dare I say it there is even a ‘start-up’ monomyth. Bright young things work really hard developing cool | amazing inventions in a… Continue reading The secret history of Silicon Valley

Links of the day

Reading Time: 2 minutes William Gibson: I’m agnostic about technology. But I want a robotic penguin | The Observer – I love the phrase agnostic in relation to technology, its often how I feel Do people grow out of Location based services? – broadstuff – another post on check-in fatigue Turn Your Head & Swipe: Doctors Love the iPad… Continue reading Links of the day