An idea for an advertisement

Alexander E Genaud alex at
Sat Jul 21 14:36:01 CEST 2007


I think that's a great idea. I wonder if it will bring up memories of
Apple's 1984 campaign and whether that would be a good or bad thing.

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> From: Sudharshan S <sudharsh at>
> To: community at
> Date: Sat, 21 Jul 2007 12:48:31 +0530
> Subject: An idea for an advertisement
> Hi all,
> I have an idea for an advertisement featuring Openmoko. Be gentle with
> the flames though.
> A dude dressed in t-shirt and jeans (deja-vu?), walks through a crowded
> lane. Everyone except him are dressed in prison clothes and march in the
> opposite direction with their "closed" phones, some of the guys look at
> this "free" man and stare. To add to the effect we play an ambient
> techno music and everything is white in colour. The man walks in front
> of the camera, at that moment, gets a call, smiles and says "Hello
> World...", We then fade into the "Free your phone" and "OpenMoko" thingy
> as seen in the rocking youtube videos. If only I had a camera? =(. Of
> course we could use the neos that are about to be shipped for the ad.
> I am not sure if any ad similar to this has been done before, Comments
> and flames?
> Regards
> Sudharshan S

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