The Best Branded Content of August

by Joe Lazauskas
A lot of people would probably tell you a 30-second TV spot and a branded Vine are on totally opposite ends of the marketing spectrum. Those people probably don’t work in Hewlett-Packard’s marketing department. In August, HP began promoting the Pavilion laptop by launching the first TV spot made up entirely of Vines the company had been posting on their own accounts and variou ...Read the full article

Barely Legal Pawn, feat. Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul and Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul go into business together and this time it's legal…barely. Find out what happens when Julia Louis-Dreyfus becomes a client, trying to offload television’s most coveted item, in this video starring three Emmy Award winners. Watch the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards live Monday, August 25, 8pm EST/5pm PDT. A PMK / Paulilu Production Starring: Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul and Julia Louis-Dreyfus Written and Directed by: Paulilu (Paul W. Downs & Lucia Aniello) Executive Producer: Joseph Assad, PMK•BNC Producer: Jake Cassidy DP: Chris Westlund

Tough Season 2 - Episode 1: A Quest to Repeat

After winning his office fantasy football league last season, Brad Blevins sets out to repeat as champion, but have the trappings of fame and success gone to his head? Follow the series at

Drop Science - Matthew Dear + The Sounds Of GE

Subscribe to the GE Channel: Every machine has its own acoustic signature - a precise frequency that indicates whether that machine is operating at peak performance. GE engineers monitor and record these sounds to perform real-time diagnostics on airplane engines, locomotives, power turbines, and medical equipment. Musician Matthew Dear and GE Acoustic Engineer Andrew Gorton teamed up to collect and compose thousands of audio emissions from the world’s most powerful machines. The result is an original track of music titled “Drop Science.” Download the full track at Follow Matthew Dear: GE works on things that matter. The best people and the best technologies taking on the toughest challenges. Finding solutions in energy, health and home, transportation and finance. Building, powering, moving and curing the world. Not just imagining. Doing. GE works. Connect with GE Online: Visit GE's Website: Find GE on Google +: Find GE on Tumblr: Find GE on Facebook: Follow GE on Twitter: Follow GE on Pinterest: Follow GE on Instagram: Find GE on LinkedIn: Drop Science - Matthew Dear + The Sounds Of GE

Samsung Galaxy S5 ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

We are calling out all of our followers for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Our Galaxy S5 just did it for the Motor Neurone Disease Association. Donate here

#BendTheRules of TV Advertising with the HP x360

Watch how 5 amazing Vine creators use the HP x360 and its flexible design to #BendTheRules of TV advertising. The first ever 30-second TV ad made entirely of Vines!


ARMAGAYDDON - Written By Tara Flynn & Kevin McGahern In Association With LGBT Noise A LIKE:MINDED PRODUCTION - Director - Martin Gaughan Producer - Lisa Gallagher Director of Photography - Andrew Cummins Sound - Stephen McDowell Assistant Director - Diarmuid O’Brien Assistant Camera - Anna O’Carroll Make Up Artist - Olivia Fitzsimons Sound Mixer - Bounce Sound Graphics - Richard Merrigan & Eric Dolan Post Production Producer - Carly Butler Online Editor - Robbie O’Farrel Editor - Tom O’Neill & Ultan Murphy Cast Adam - Shane O’Reilly John - Kevin McGahern Mary - Tara Flynn With Special Thanks To Windmill Lane Pictures Teach Solaís Barry Mullarkey James & Juliette Cassidy © like:minded productions 2014