T.L. Stanley
Silicon Beach: Southern California's New Ad Agency Hot Spot Media, tech and ad players jostle for space in seaside burgs

Chris Raih wanted to settle somewhere funky and hip with ready access to creative talent when he was scouting a Southern California location in 2006 for his about-to-launch ad agency…

July 8, 2013, 10:24 PM EDT

Big Internet Bird-Watching Game Promotes Movie, Audubon Society Goodby challenges you to spot the species

Animated birds are flapping across nearly 100 websites, including AOL, Discovery and Slate. Are they angry? What do they want from us? They're actually part of an online bird-watching game…

October 13, 2011, 11:26 AM EDT

Google Engineers the Perfect Boyfriend: Gmale He'll anticipate your every desire, based on reams of personal data

What if your Gmail miraculously turned into a living, breathing human who cheerfully listened to your inane ramblings and anticipated your every trivial need? Let's call him Gmale. That would…

September 6, 2011, 9:48 AM EDT

'Reader's Digest' Wants Your Life Story in 150 Words or Less Jane Lynch gets things rolling

Oh boy, do I have a contest for you long-winded Facebookers and personal bloggers. It's called, "Your Life: The Reader's Digest Version." The venerable magazine is willing to shell out…

August 17, 2011, 1:37 PM EDT

Trash-Can Ads Get High Tech on L.A. Beaches

Commune with the waves and dolphins, sure. Isn't that why people flock to the beach? But start a dialogue with 500 trash cans in the Santa Monica sand? A new…

June 16, 2011, 4:11 PM EDT