Ged Carroll @r_c

Adapt & other things that caught my eye this week

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Reading Time: 2 minutes Adapt did a great guerrilla wrap for Metro newspapers during the December general election. In their own words: We designed an alternative newspaper cover wrap for the Metro. On it, we imagined a different approach to the December 2019 election – where climate change was the main focus. From front page to the sports section, […]

iPhone Xs launch

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Reading Time: 4 minutes Random notes as I watched the iPhone Xs, iPhone XR and Apple Watch Series 4 launch. Watching the introductory clip, this felt like an event designed mostly for an internal audience. The events have become a parody of themselves with very well worn tropes. Company and eco-system update Apple stores: 500,000,000 visitors per year. The […]

Nokia 8110 & other things

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Reading Time: 2 minutes Nokia 8110 A cheap facsimile of the classic Nokia 8110 managed to upstage the launch of of a range of premium Android phones at MWC.  Nostalgia is powerful, but I don’t think what’s going on here. I could see the Nokia 8110 as a weekend phone allowing consumers to wind down at the weekend and […]