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ABC and Lexus Team Up for Special VR Mini-Episode of Terror Drama Quantico

Team One integrates the car into 360-degree bonus content

ABC and sponsor Lexus are hyping the midseason return of Quantico with the network's first virtual reality experience, which takes viewers inside a specially scripted mini-episode of the terrorism drama.  Quantico's writers…

Durex Created a Racy Online Art Museum to Get the Chinese Talking About Sex

People will have questions

Concerned that not enough people in China feel comfortable discussing sexuality, condom brand Durex worked with social marketing agency S-Lab to create an online sex museum that broaches the topic…

Samsung VR Headsets Help Millennials Overcome Their Fears in Persuasive New Ads

Train your phobias away with realistic simulations

Terrified of heights? Try tricking yourself into thinking you're on the roof of a skyscraper, using virtual reality technology—and maybe, with practice, you'll be better equipped to deal with the…

This Video Game's End-of-the-World Simulator Is Scary, and It's All Your Fault

BETC's masterful promo for Tom Clancy's The Division

In partnership with Ubisoft—and for the launch of role-playing game The Division, based on a Tom Clancy novel—Paris agency BETC created "Collapse." This choose-your-own-adventure style online experience, darkly dubbed an "end…

Man Creates Obnoxious Robot to Trick Telemarketers in Brilliant Quest for Revenge

Roger Anderson fights back

One devious genius has created a robot to string telemarketers along—and the results are comedy gold. Fed up with unwanted calls, telecom professional Roger Anderson programmed software—which he cheekily named the…

This Writer Just Schooled Us All on Suspenseful, Awkwardly Comic Twitter Storytelling

Building anticipation, 140 characters at a time

Joe Craig, a British writer and children's novelist, just demonstrated his mastery in adapting long-form copy to the medium of Twitter ... by recounting the apparently true tale of a…

This Anti-Bullying Ad Tells the Story of a Girl Whose Brave Facebook Photo Went Viral

A sad story gets a happy ending

Here's a touching illustration of how social media can combat the effects of bullying.  More than a year ago, a little girl reached out to advocacy group The Bully Project after…

You Know You Want This Chicken McNuggets Vending Machine Made of Legos

It beats another 3-D printer

Yet another Internet manchild fantasy has become reality, this time thanks to Astonishing Studios. Say hello to the DIY Chicken McNuggets Vending Machine, a fully functioning, miniaturized machine that dispenses…

A Toronto Mall's Sexy Santa Is So Hot, Even Adults Want to Sit in His Lap

Time to practice your 'Santa, Baby' serenade

Toronto readers, you're in luck: At the Yorkdale Shopping Center, one sexy mall Santa is melting the Internet. Time to make a furry new allegiance, Team Jacob. Since the first department store…

Krispy Kreme Rigs a Glazing Machine to Create a Scannable Barcode for Free Donuts

The sweet smell of savings

Here's an oven-fresh, charmingly simple sales promotion from Krispy Kreme. For its #dayofthedozens program, the doughnut chain and agency Baldwin& rigged a glazing machine to diffuse streams of sugary white goo…

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