T+L made something really, really cool

May 27, 2009 at 6:36 pm (agencies, animals, Design, T+L, Teehan Lax, trends) (, , , , , , , , , , , , )

TLhippos
It’s got all the makings of something great. A new age version of a classic and personal favourite 90’s game, Hungry Hungry Hippos. Played on MS Surface.

It’s really pretty genious if you think about it. What was the sole annoying feature about playing Hungry Hungry Hippos? The constant, out of control and insanely loud clacking of those levers you had to push to get your hippo to dive for the marbles, right.

Well in Teehan+Lax’s version, you control your hippo by rubbing its back. It’s just like a petting zoo, only cleaner and with no risk of picking of the swine flu. I know hippos aren’t pigs, but there would be pigs nearby.
hippos2
Look a sweet preview, no little blue mask required.

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Famous on teh Internets

May 20, 2009 at 8:03 pm (Interwebs, kate, T+L) (, , , , )

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T+L was featured on webcreme today. Click the image of me hard at work (but really probably looking at lolcats) to check it out.

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Monday Shoutouts

May 11, 2009 at 2:19 pm (agencies, industry, Interwebs, Shout outs, T+L, Teehan Lax) (, , , , , , , )

The Department of Internets blog made my Monday. Thanks for the loving.

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How effing awesome are we?

April 28, 2009 at 1:32 pm (awards, FITC, T+L) (, , , , , , , , )

Teehan + Lax’s very own Greg Washington and Peter Nitsch took home the hardware for Best Canadian Designer and Developer at the FITC Awards lastnight. BOTH of them reppin T+L, awsomesauce!…..awesauce? Whatever. Anyways, we’re VERY proud of Greg and Peter, they do amazing work and they totally deserve it.

*not actually Greg or Peter

*not actually Greg or Peter

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Teehan+Lax continues to be awesome

March 29, 2009 at 9:57 pm (awards, T+L) (, , , )

Check out the 2009 FITC Design and Tech Awards and vote for the 2008 TELUS Magic Machine.
But wait, there’s more…. Refresh and vote for www.marc-gregory.com for best Canadian designer.
AND, peternitsch.net for best Canadian designer site. w00t

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That’s a Smart Fit

March 26, 2009 at 2:26 am (Uncategorized) (, , , )

I’m late posting this but just sayin… The talented, super creative and attractive team over at T+L launched an awesomely useful and awesomely fun little microsite and quiz for TELUS. Let’s face it TELUS has approximately 64758639 phones, do you know what all of them do? I don’t. The Smart Fit Quiz matches your personality with the phone best suited to you. I’m still holding out for a smartphone that transmits the Bat signal, and is a boomerang so it will come back to me when I lose it or get angry and throw it. Until that debuts, use the Smart Fit Quiz!

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