• No, JCPR / Edelman, I'm Not Taking That iPhone Sex Appeal Story Down

    We see strange things happen in the PR (and yes, also the technology) industry all the time, but this one takes the cake. This morning, I noticed a press release hit the wire carrying the sensational headline “Men With iPhones Are More Attractive to Women”. Glancing over it, my built-in bullshit alarm went off straight away. So I wrote a post essentially mocking the survey… Read More

  • Dude Gets Busted At SXSW For Putting Up Zune Posters

    This is a bit of an odd situation. Normally I’d be all against the cops arresting someone for posting some bills on walls. No big deal, see it every block in NYC, right? Well the difference here is that this guy who was putting up posters worked for Microsoft and was throwing up Zune posters all over town. After a while, the Austin Po Po got fed up with his DRM-laden hi-jinx and arrested… Read More