Alodia Endorses Globe Mobile Broadband

Marketers and producers, take note: you do not maximize a geek idol by toning down her weirdness to stuff her into some cookie-cutter mainstream mold. That sort of intellectual laziness turns potentially game-changing black swans into commodified poultry. That sort of intellectual laziness would have turned Shoko Nakagawa into just another bikini idol.

The best way to maximize a geek idol is by playing up the very weirdness that makes her unique. Click here to continue reading “Alodia Endorses Globe Mobile Broadband”…

Win a Date with Alodia via Mobile Downloads!

Win a date with Filipina cosplay queen Alodia Gosiengfiao!Global investment firm Morgan Stanley predicts that, within five years, more people will access the Web through phones than through PCs. The Japanese are ten years ahead of the curve: they’ve been accessing the Internet mostly through their phones since 2005.

Cosplayers are performance artists, and most cosplayers are Internet geeks. As artists, they naturally seek out new ways to reach their audiences. As geeks, they’re willing to play with all sorts of digital media. That’s why it makes perfect sense for Filipina cosplay queen and Net idol Alodia Gosiengfiao to launch her own mobile download service. Click here to continue reading “Win a Date with Alodia via Mobile Downloads!”…