Category : Events

Celebrating New York Fashion Week

We wanted to share some of the excitement from Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week through images. Fashion Week is New York City’s single largest media event, which provides top designers an international platform to showcase their collections to more than 100,000 industry insiders from around the world.

 

 

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Vote Your Favorite Meme of 2012

What was your favorite meme of 2012? Gangnam Style, Mitt Romney versus Big Bird, Clint Eastwood and the Obama empty chair? Touch this image and cast your vote…

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Thanks to all the people who made a wish to Santa

Now the time to make a wish to Santa is over. We received very beautiful interactive images during these days, was very fun to read and discover your images every day.  We really felt the Christmas spirit during this campaign and we thank to all Twitter friends who helped us to spread the campaign.

During these days we will be deciding who are the lucky winners and will make contact with you so stay tuned for the results!

Here some of the last wishes:











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What is your dream destination? Win a trip that can change your life.

Graduated and interested in teaching English abroad? ThingLink and AIESEC UK have partnered in a campaign where you can win a trip to your dream destination within the AIESEC network.

 

All you have to do is:

– Tag an image of your dream destination on thinglink.com

– Let us know why this is your dream destination (see examples below)

– Share the image on Twitter and Facebook with #AIESECGRADTEACH

 

Here are some examples:

 

Read more about the competition at AIESEC UK.

PS. Even if you’re not thinking of teaching English, but like tagging images, feel free to share an image of your all time favorite travel destination and we will feature it on this blog!

 

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Holiday special: Make a wish to Santa with Thinglink, it may come true!

Now read carefully, ThingLink has managed to create a special hot line to Santa’s headquarters up north in Lapland. Send a letter to Santa via Thinglink and let Santa’s little elves know what sort of things would bring a smile on your face this holiday season. One of your wishes may come true!

It’s easy to participate and this is how you do it:

  1. Upload an image to Thinglink.com and title it “DearSanta“.
  2. Tag the image with direct links to your  favorite things: soft things, crafty things, noisy things, don’t forget peace and happiness! Let us know what would delight you the most. Maybe it’s a beautiful purse from an Etsy shop, a knit pattern for a beanie from Kollabora, a starter kit from Littlebits or a mobile phone from Ebay. Be creative, unique and all you!
  3. Tweet your image with hashtag #DearSanta.

The best part: Santa will be listening and with the help of our kind sponsors, he has promised to make the cutest and most creative wishes come true!

Now, act quickly. Go to Thinglink.com to create your own Christmas letter to Santa. Tweet it before 16th of December.

Remember to follow us on Twitter and like us on Facebook to see what we’re up to.

 

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Celebrate Halloween ThingLink Style

Halloween happens once a year, but you can celebrate every day with these touchable ThingLink images.

Want to make your own? Upload your favorite Halloween image at ThingLink and tag it with sound, video, FlickR photos and the scariest stuff you can find.

Check out these Halloween creations by Dafoose, Don McGuire, Theresa Michael, Cortney Harding, Andrew Girwood and Gorizont Newspaper.

Pumpkin Patch (by Dafoose)

 

Halloween Around the World (by Don McGuire)

 

Halloween Film (by Theresa Michael)

 

Halloween Hat (by Cortney Harding)

 

Jack O’Lantern Treasure Hunt (by Andrew R H Girwood)

 

The Haunting (by Gorizont Newspaper)

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US Election Goes Interactive with ThingLink

It’s been quite an election year in the U.S.  Before the big day this November, we wanted to share our fave ThingLink images by House Speaker John Boehner, Obama for America, Rock the Vote and others.

House Speaker John Boehner attacked President Obama on energy.

 

Obama for America – President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama had dinner with voters.

Rock the Vote Hit the street with a Youth Voter Registration Jam

 

Obama for America took us on a listening tour inside a field office in Davenport, Iowa

 

Anna used an infographic to clarify positions on abortion.  

 

A Time for Kids offered a fresh view of the election.

 

 

A phenomenal graphic on the Second Obama vs Romney Debate by Siraj Datoo.

  And Newshouse reminded us of the 2012 voting deadlines.

Whatever your position is, visit Rock the Vote and make sure and register to vote!

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ThingLink at CMJ Music Marathon in NYC – Next Week

We’re looking forward to meeting you at the CMJ Music Marathon in New York City next week. Over 120,000 fans, music industry professionals, bloggers, press, and musicians are converging on the Big Apple for five days and nights of presentations, panels, screenings, live music performances, and parties.  More than 1,300 artists will perform across NYC’s top venues.

ThingLink will be there at our Music:Tech Meetup at Bowery Electric on Wednesday, October 17th!  Presented by NYC-based digital promotions and creative services firm Sneak Attack Media, the Music:Tech Meetup @CMJ 2012 is co-hosted by SoundCloud, Next Big Sound, BandsintownSection 101, Mobile Roadie and us. In addition to great networking and drinks (including the delicious Peak Organic Beer), there will be DJ sets from MNDR and Lloydski.

Look forward to hanging out with you.

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