Babel Tower is the latest artwork by Shirin Abedinirad (previously) who has become known for her outdoor mirror installations designed to reflect landscapes and elements of architecture. This newest piece, a collaboration with interaction designer Gugo Torelli, adds a kinetic component to a stair-
Massive Disney PR disaster here, and all round true 'fail'.
One reason why working and living in the USA is getting worse for many, is the joke that is H-1B visas. The H-1B is the only real doorway to US citizenship, are ridiculously limited, and effectively rigged and gamed by large corporations so they can pay less and control more.
Those lucky few that can put up with an up to 12 yr wait for H-1B pathwayed citizenship, are often put in hellish situations by manipulative employers. Sadly large companies who should know better, such as Disney, (not short of a buck or two) are just showing their true colours here with this disgusting behaviour.
The house of mouse has reached an all time low here.
More slick, smart, personalised, UX focused marketing and collaboration from Starbucks (and Spotify).
I've always loved the way Starbucks approaches it's marketing but this is just excellent work. I'm also glad to see the deal with that bloatware and ancient fossil iTunes end, for a smart streaming service that works on all major smartphones.
Add in the excellent and free (in the US anyway) Google provided Wi-fi and recent tweaks to the mobile ordering and rewards program, and this only adds to yet again making Starbucks a marketers dream to work for.
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Web Geek™, Formerly Senior Digital Strategist at City of Melbourne. A social media maven, Google-aholic, simplicity, UX and customer experience advocate, and a bit of a Star Wars nut. Hit my Google + profile for more info. Kthnxbai!
Assistant Director, Digital
Digital marketing, solutions & strategy, Social media & community management, Mobile & Desktop UX, Google product knowledge & Star Wars geekery.
Assitant Director, Digital, 2014 - present
City Of Melbourne (Australia)
Senior Digital Strategist (Australia), 2012 - 2014