I SPENT SEVERAL HOURS of creative time immersed in the study of cookies today. Part of that immersive experience took me into TippFM's studios.
OperationCookie12 started as a tweet from our social media cadre in Clonmel, a web-savvy cluster of men and women who know their way around online communities. The Transition Year students from the Christian Brothers School in Thurles who participated in the taste test were asked to share their impressions of hand-made products from The Cookie Jar. We plan to roll several comments and images into promotional material for a new line of gourmet hampers available for international shipping.
I've become a big fan of Audioboo as I've watched its effectiveness earn greater attention and affection from people who often want more than the superficial tearaway thoughts that stream by on Twitter or Facebook. Today, Alan Riain used his Audioboo account to make several spoken responses by young men (14-17 years old) as they grappled with how to descibe their sugar rush following two large chocoloate chip cookies. Thanks to the technology, their responses will remain embedded in the Internet Archive forever.
#OperationCookie12 on Audioboo.
Bernie Goldbach is topgold on Audioboo.