Curator of @Sweden Lists Account on Craigslist for $10,000

For $10,000 you can now control Sweden — or its official Twitter account, anyway. The @Sweden account is controlled by a different Swedish citizen each week, and this week’s curator, Christian Blodkorv, has — probably jokingly — put it up for sale on Craigslist. He Read More …

Vermont Follows @Sweden’s Lead With @ThisIsVT

Sweden’s official tourism agency has made waves across the social web ever since it started giving the country’s official Twitter account to a different Swede every week. Now, the U.S. state of Vermont is trying to replicate Sweden’s success with a Twitter account of its Read More …

Truthful Swedish Army Recruiting Commercial

Commercials for the Armed Forces in America are overblown, dramatized, and many times fake. They add science fiction and dramatic music to really sell young people into joining the Army. But sometimes they go overboard. It’s even borders on false advertising. This new Swedish Army commercial points that out. Even Read More …

Hair-Blowing Subway Ad Delivers Powerful Message About Cancer (Video)

The Swedish Childhood Cancer Foundation is using technology in public spaces to make an astounding statement about the prevalence of cancer. Mimicking an earlier digital billboard for shampoo, the foundation’s ad shows a young girl whose hair blows in the wind every time a subway train Read More …