Urbania

Context

Folklore collaborated with Urbania Magazine to create a micro-site to accompany each magazine issue. These sites are mainly for creation of content by users.

#38 Street issue

Doodle Street View lets you draw on the images of Saint-Laurent Boulevard from Google Street View.

doodlestreetview.ca / June 2013

Prizes

− Grand prix Boomerang 2013 / Creativity & technology

#37 Redheads issue

Chat roux laitte (play on words meaning Chat Ugly Redheads, a homophone of chatroulette) is a chatting site where you choose a redhead character to chat with other people, similar to the famous chatroulette.

chatrouxlaitte.ca / March 2013

#36 Anglos issue

The Bilinguizator is a bilingual robot likeness of Justin Trudeau to illustrate the linguistic diversity of Canada. The site uses Google Translate and Text-To-Speech to translate the visitors’ messages in the two official languages.

bilinguizator.ca / December 2012

#35 Farms issue

The Bilinguizator is a bilingual robot likeness of Justin Trudeau to illustrate the linguistic diversity of Canada. The site uses Google Translate and Text-To-Speech to translate the visitors’ messages in the two official languages.

micro.urbania.ca/laferme / September 2012

#34 Parisians issue

Parisien ou Montréalais lets you browse through different photos submitted by visitors and guess if the person is a Parisian or a Montrealer. 

Medias

le bilingui-z-ator

Ça commence bien!, l’émission matinale de V télé s’amuse avec le robot Justin Trudeau.

Credits

Concept: Urbania & Folklore / Art Direction: Folklore / Web Development: Folklore