Tag Archives: BBC

Preston Guild 2012 #proudpreston

Props to the Preston Guild 2012 organisers for what’s been a brilliant start to the celebrations. There’s been a great buzz in the city, with some excellent events, plus some great PR. As well as the local BBC and ITV … Continue reading

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The next big step for augmented reality? Sony’s Wonderbook for PS3

It’s been two and a half years since I first came across the idea of ‘augmented reality’ (AR) – see Jargonbuster: ‘Augmented reality’ – but I don’t think the concept has become a part of everyday mainstream life. Google Goggles … Continue reading

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Chia seeds – the next big superfood

Lots of press coverage about chia at the moment. According to the BBC, “Chia, or Salvia hispanica L, is a member of the mint family from Mexico and South America.” Currently used as a bread ingredient in the UK, chia … Continue reading

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Ones to watch: BBC Sound of 2012

It’s that time of year again, when TNBTs and people who we’re likely to be talking about next year are featured in the media. Looking forward to The Red Pages list (out soon), but first off the mark is the … Continue reading

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TNBT: Pop-up cakes (aka Cake Push Pops and Cake Push Ups)

Forget cake pops, it’s all about pop-up cakes. http://www.bbc.co.uk/food/recipes/pop-up_cakes_15754

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Media moment of the day (/decade?): Royal Wedding

It’s finally happened. The Royal Wedding seems to have gone very smoothly and lots of people have had a fantastic day, with Brits feeling proud and celebratory. One of the biggest PR hooks of recent times is over, but the … Continue reading

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#trendingtopic Rastamouse

Everyone’s tweeting about Rastamouse, a new CBeebies show about a Rastafarian mouse and his reggae band of “crime-fighting special agents”.

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