Politics: the great online video turn-off

28 12 2007

Market researchers Harris Interactive reveal the less-than-earth-shattering news that only a third of online video users favour political content.





Dangerous Dave embraces Gen YouTube

11 11 2007

The U.K. Conservative Party is reaching out to connect with the online video generation by launching its own channel on Friction.tv, a social network aimed at stimulating political debate, founded by Omer Shaikh, the former head of Saatchi & Saatchi Interactive. 

A short film about party leader ‘Dangerous Dave’ Cameron’s recent visit to California and his campaign to make poverty history in the U.K. are among the first films uploaded by Tory Central Office. A couple of new films are promised every week.