YouTube and Sam Smith have opened… a pop-up wig shop!
YouTube’s advertising revenues were $15.15bn in 2019, as we found out earlier this month. Surprisingly, its parent company Alphabet didn’t say how much money YouTube made from selling wigs that year. We suspect it’s...
February 11, 2020
Sandbox Issue 213: Single-Minded. What Actually is a Single in 2018?
Lead: what exactly is a single in 2018? When any song can technically take on a life of its own now, there is a dizzying diversification in what could count as a single. We work through the main 14 (14!) types of “single”...
October 8, 2018
Spotify creates pop-up exhibition for Ariana Grande in New York
From shoppable Snapchat lenses to location-based treasure hunts to ticketing/album bundles, the campaign for Ariana Grande’s latest album ‘Sweetener’ has been pulling out plenty of digital stops. Now it’s doing something...
September 27, 2018