Posted: March 21, 2013 | 14:20 ET
In the last two months we’ve touched on the ways publishers are reinventing themselves while startups seek to further disrupt their category, but in this latest installment let’s turn our attention to the humble magazine cover.

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Posted: February 15, 2013 | 10:56 ET
Last month in New York we unveiled our latest collaboration with Monotype in the Brand Perfect series: Brand Perfect's Adventures In Publishing report. In it, our Katrina Dodd looked at the newest companies, strategies and trends attempting to make publishing seamless across emerging platforms, and using the power those platforms create to supplement traditional narrative and ways of storytelling.

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Posted: December 20, 2012 | 10:43 ET
Every December, we've released Most Contagious as a free PDF report, and later microsite, as our holiday gift to the creative community. It's open to everyone, and free of charge, so those who can't access our work at other times have a chance to hear about what we loved.

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Posted: November 13, 2012 | 13:21 ET
  
 
Increasingly, new technologies, elements of fantasy and iconic architecture and service that goes the extra mile are all being utilized to convince car buyers to plunk down their cash for a new car.

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Posted: October 18, 2012 | 8:41 ET
We recently unveiled our latest crop of trends and movements we’ve been watching at tandem Now / Next / Why events in London and New York City. Here's one I found particularly interesting.

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Posted: September 25, 2012 | 12:18 ET
People are getting more and more used to exposing the details of their lives to the public on social networks that allow them to share pride for personal achievements and gain social status. Brands quickly recognized this pattern and started enabling people to post their achievements more easily. This article looks at those brands who assist people in helping themselves in a variety of different ways.

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Posted: August 20, 2012 | 12:30 ET
After last month’s serious, stern talk about how we should be adding value in advertising, here’s a look at something a little more mischievous.

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Posted: July 16, 2012 | 11:40 ET
Nick Parish looks at a popular theme at the Cannes Lions Festival this year: aligning brand attributes to a broader set of goals and aspirations that resonate with the spectrum of stuff we humans do in the time we’re not consuming. Read the article to learn more about advertisers push to add value to society through their brands.

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Posted: June 1, 2012 | 9:31 ET
Nick Parish, the North American editor for Contagious, looks at some campaigns that just might bring home a Cannes Lion this year.

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Posted: April 13, 2012 | 10:56 ET
In May's What's Contagious Now event, Contagious North American editor, Nick Parish, shares his insights and views on how augmented reality can effectively create more immersive experiences for marketers wishing to better engage viewers.

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Posted: April 10, 2012 | 13:51 ET
Nick Parish, the North American editor for Contagious, looks at GIFs and how their 25 anniversary is being celebrated all over the net.

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Posted: March 6, 2012 | 14:12 ET
Nick Parish, the North American editor for Contagious, looks at how auto companies like Ford and athletic giants like Nike are integrating technology with their products and what this means for the companies, and for the consumers.

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