All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Brand’

Apple May Change the English Language With the IPad

Did you know that aspirin was once a brand name? So was heroin, the escalator, thermos, yo-yo, and the zipper. All were new products at one time or another, and all of them became so engrained in American culture and our collective lexicon that they were deemed too generic to be referred to as brands anymore. Branding experts are saying …

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Russell Brand to Fight Felony Charges

We first reported that Russell Brand was taken in on two misdemeanor charges in connection with an incident in which Brand threw a paparazzo’s iPhone through a window. TMZ is now reporting Brand has been charged with a felony. In Louisiana, damage to property in excess of $500 dollars is considered a felony. Police are saying the damage caused by …

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Arrest Warrant Issued for Russell Brand

On Monday, Russell Brand was accused of grabbing a paparazzo’s iPhone out of his hand and throwing it through the window of a nearby law firm. We covered the story yesterday, when Russell tweeted his hilarious response to the accusations: “Since Steve Jobs died I cannot bear to see anyone use an iphone irreverently, what I did was a tribute …

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Russell Brand Chucks iPhone through a Window, Blames Steve Jobs!

Russell Brand was accused on Monday of throwing paparazzo Timothy Jackson’s iPhone through a window in New Orleans. Jackson filed for “criminal damages”. Neither Brand nor a spokesperson have said anything about it, until just an hour ago on Twitter, when Brand had this to say: (image)@rustyrocketsRussell BrandSince Steve Jobs died I cannot bear to see anyone use an iphone …

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Facebook Timeline Rolls Back to 1000 A.D.

Facebook Timeline pages for brands can now go back as far at 1000 A.D. When the branding feature launched recently, users could only establish a history beginning in the year 1800. As of Wednesday, Facebook has altered brand Timelines to begin on 1000 A.D. The Timeline only going back to 1800 was a bit of a problem from brands that …

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Apple Jumps Google As World’s Most Valuable Brand

According to the latest findings from the BrandFinance Global 500 (to be launched on March 19th), Apple will be named the world’s most valuable brand leaping over second place finisher Google. The Cupertino based corporation has achieved the highest ever brand valuation ($70.6 billion in the United States) by BrandFinance beating out it’s closest rival Google ($47.5 billion). BrandFinance is …

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Marilyn Monroe Officially Joins Twitter: Twitter Reacts

It was announced Tuesday that the long deceased actress has finally “officially” joined the Twitter-verse. CNNMoney.com reports that officials representing her brand are hopeful that the social network will help draw more attention to her brand. For those of you who have Twitter, her official page can be found here. When Twitter first heard the news, fans of the late …

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