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CBS Labels Toronto Raptors as the “Other” in Online Poll Resulting in Twitter Outrage #WeTheOther

durrellcomm #DCommAddicts, Comm Blog

Tuesday morning, CBS released an online NBA poll labeling the Toronto Raptors as the “other” team competing for the NBA Championship title.   This Raptor catastrophe resulted in Canadian outrage on twitter. The already fired up pack created a hashtag #WeTheOther, creating a new name for the Toronto team. #WeTheOther quickly became the #1 trending hashtag in Canada, as a …

durrellcommCBS Labels Toronto Raptors as the “Other” in Online Poll Resulting in Twitter Outrage #WeTheOther
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What I’m Addicted To This Week: Periscope

Kristyn Hanbidge #DCommAddicts

“Hey! I’m Periscoping Passover!” I first heard about this new app around a noisy dinner table, from a younger cousin holding up his iPhone; as if others around the world would want to “virtually” participate in a complete stranger’s family holiday – as it turns out, 2 people did!! What the heck is Periscope? It’s not for submarines or another …

Kristyn HanbidgeWhat I’m Addicted To This Week: Periscope
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What I’m Addicted To This Week: Canva

Kristyn Hanbidge #DCommAddicts

This past month, we have discovered a simple and effective tool for all of our design needs. What is it? The answer is Canva – and it’s our latest office addiction! At Durrell Comm we are constantly trying to find new ways to help our clients stand out online. More and more we are turning to infographics and designed imagery …

Kristyn HanbidgeWhat I’m Addicted To This Week: Canva
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Durrell Comm’s Favourite Looks From the 2015 Met Gala

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Heard the latest? Last night was 44th annual Met Gala 2015! What is the Met Gala? Formally known as the Costume Institute Gala, the Met Gala is a fundraising event for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute in New York City. The Met Gala also initiates the opening of the Costume Institute’s annual fashion exhibit. The DComm office was …

durrellcommDurrell Comm’s Favourite Looks From the 2015 Met Gala
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What I’m Addicted To This Week: Misfit Fitness Tracker

Jordan Nottrodt #DCommAddicts

I am currently addicted to my Misfit Shine fitness tracker. Of all the things to be addicted to, this is a great one! My Misfit device keeps track of my fitness goals, daily steps as well as weekly or monthly totals. It also tracks my sleep patterns so I can set sleep goals and distinguish between light and restful sleep. …

Jordan NottrodtWhat I’m Addicted To This Week: Misfit Fitness Tracker
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What I’m Addicted to This Week: Game of Thrones – And 3 Ways to Get More Out of Westeros

Jordan Nottrodt #DCommAddicts, Comm Blog

There is no doubt in my mind that I am fully and thoroughly addicted to Game of Thrones. It’s a show I never tire of, and it’s one I can watch over and over and over again. When I first started the show, I watched episodes 1-5 three times before moving onto episode 6. It was that good! GOT is …

Jordan NottrodtWhat I’m Addicted to This Week: Game of Thrones – And 3 Ways to Get More Out of Westeros
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What I’m Addicted To This Week: Spring 2015 Fashion Trends

Laura Curk #DCommAddicts, Comm Blog

This week, I am addicted to 2015’s spring fashion trends. There are so many styles that are coming out of New York, Milan, Paris, and London’s fashion weeks that my brain is BUZZING with new wardrobe ideas. I’ve always had an affinity towards fashion; but, while I like keeping up with fashion week styles and what’s popular, fashion isn’t about …

Laura CurkWhat I’m Addicted To This Week: Spring 2015 Fashion Trends
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What I’m Addicted To This Week: The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Jessica Flanagan #DCommAddicts, Comm Blog

This week, I’m addicted to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. I should clarify. I’m not just addicted to it this week; I’m addicted to it every week! Fallon gets what late night TV is all about. His infectious personality and reincarnation of The Tonight Show has attracted a new, younger demographic to late night television. With a full house of …

Jessica FlanaganWhat I’m Addicted To This Week: The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
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What I’m Addicted To This Week: Blackberry Passport

Melissa Durrell #DCommAddicts, Comm Blog

I’m addicted to my Blackberry passport and its BIG screen. I will freely admit that I’ve always been healthily addicted to my smartphone. It fits perfectly into my life, allowing me to work from my office, my favourite coffee shop, or my home. However, I’ve found a new phone that was designed just for me. I now have to profess …

Melissa DurrellWhat I’m Addicted To This Week: Blackberry Passport