It’s in the shops, at the very reasonable price of Dh45. For more information on the magazine you can go here and here. Or see above for a list of Dubai stockists. You can also order online here. Edit: Coverage from Art Dubai‘s blog here.
Technology, we are told, is destroying print. The print market is shrinking, ad spend is moving to digital, and in the future, the printing press will be looked upon as a historical curiosity – much like the steam engine or the mullet. Like most conventional thinking, this is wrong. Sort of. Mass-produced, mass-marketed commoditised print products will die – thin, glossy, industry specific titles that are nothing but advertising vehicles will soon see their advertising – and their reason for existing […]
Spent last week on a cruise – that stopped at Cannes, Livorno and Rome – before returning to Barcelona. Will be writing a feature for Open Skies for our water-themed issue in August. In other news, some new projects set to be announced soon. Also check out a review in The National of The Dubai 50.
Yes, we are up at the top of the Burj Khalifa for the Dubai issue of Open Skies. We have created a mobile office over floors 152, 153, and 154 – the highest office space in the world. We are interviewing some of the more interesting residents of the city, blogging, tweeting and filming our experiences there. We are also hosting a cool party next week with Emirates and Emaar. All good fun, and it looks like the issue is […]
Three new projects to be launched in the next two months. Two are print projects, one is web-based – all will change the future of the world make me feel better. For details on the new magazine we are launching, We Are Here, check out a hastily put together Facebook page. A visual clue to the other project above. The third, web-based project, will be about my sordid obsession with books.
The Wndr Kabul mobile app is nearly ready – it’s the first mobile application guide to Kabul. It’s free, so download it at: http://www.wndrkabul.com or if you are an Android user, download here. There is still lots of content to be uploaded, which will be a continuous process over the coming months. We have a Facebook page and a Twitter account, so let us know what you think. In my quest for new content, found this remarkable video. Showcases some […]
The Japan issue of Open Skies is out this week – if you are flying Emirates, check it out. Been a busy week of presentations with some exciting projects on the horizon. Als0 been getting good numbers on The Dubai Daily, our new daily news mail out. Sign up. And don’t forget to sign up for our daily deals and cheap flights mail outs as well. Also got sent this rather cool football magazine. Once again, independent magazines are raising […]
Launched a news aggregator mail out yesterday: The Dubai Daily. A morning round up of the day’s headlines, it will comprise links, commentary and some sarcasm. Once we get to a certain number of sign ups, we will be expanding it into some interesting areas, so stay tuned.