01/27/2014, February 2 happens to be slightly more than a week away, where it is Super Bowl Sunday. Football fans will know that the Broncos and Seahawks will come face to face in New Jersey, where the conditions are downright chilly at this point in time. Of course, as with all of the other great Super Bowl traditions, you can look forward to the fancy advertisements that are being prepared even […]
03/04/2013, Microsoft’s Scroogled media campaign started this past November as the company did its best to educate consumers of how Google conducts its Google Shopping business, specifically how they sell the ranking of products rather than offering legitimate search engine results. And just like that, Microsoft will be pulling the plug on one of its media campaigns taking in the popular search giant. The news comes from KQED as they spoke […]
10/04/2012, Hey, remember Android 2.2 phones from a few years ago? They’ve become cheap enough that Entertainment Weekly is giving them away, embedding over 1000 in the Oct. 5 print issue to serve as an interactive advertisement. When you open the magazine to the advertisement page, the LCD screen runs ads for CW shows, and when that’s over, the phone displays tweets from CW’s Twitter account. Mashable got their hands on a copy of the […]
05/24/2012, After Siri was first launched with the iPhone 4S, it was featured in an advertisement containing several people asking it for various things. Since last month however, Apple has been attempting another marketing strategy by using celebrities interacting with Siri as their advertisement. After previous iPhone 4S ads containing Samuel Jackson and Zooey Deschanel were rolled out on TV spots last month, Apple has now introduced the enigmatic John Malkovich […]
05/07/2012, An interactive billboard in Euston Station, London allows passer-by’s to virtually do what needs to be done in reality. The billboard depicts a man yelling and gesturing at a woman who remains quiet. Beside that sordid picture is a prompt that tells people around to go to /ncdv.org.uk/stop and drag the abuser away from his victim using their phone.
04/20/2012, After the massive 41MP camera on the Nokia 808 PureView was revealed at Mobile World Congress at Barcelona earlier this year, the device has pretty much been making headlines. Now an advertisement for the Symbian phone by Nokia has been released and is embedded above for your viewing pleasure. Here’s a little information about the advertisement.
02/20/2012, It is said that Pinterest has garnered its fair share of users in a short time, and that there are more female than male users on the service. Well, here is another item that will skew more towards the fairer gender, where this particular electronic board will play an ad that was specially tailored to the gender of the viewer. Women are able to view the full 40-second message which […]
02/10/2011, Google, Nokia and Orange are currently toying with the idea of running ad campaigns which enable cell phone owners to interact with various posters which were specially set up in bus stops and other transportation hubs in New York, according to a Wall Street Journal article. These posters will be used to distribute wireless apps or ringtones, where Google’s own approach involves advertising an app while allowing folks to download […]
11/30/2010, The HTC Merge is still unannounced by official channels at the moment but that hasn’t stopped the phone from appearing in the latest Entrepreneur Magazine. A HTC 2-page ad shows the device being described as a work phone that’s updated for your life and it’s clearly targeting business users. We’ve previously managed to get some juicy information on this upcoming phone and also seen accessories for it surface, so we’re […]
12/21/2009, Video games are often controversial enough, especially when parents worry that their kids are getting negatively influenced by games. So with these latest PS3 ads showing pictures of “your in-laws” heads, it’ll certainly have alarm bells ringing in many parents’ heads. That’s not even taking into account the other pictures that seemly suggest you to two time your girlfriend. Whatever the case, if it causes a storm of complaints, you […]
12/19/2009, Will we be seeing Windows Phone ad campaigns kicking off on January 4th and 8th? There certainly seems like a possibly, seeing that a leaked picture from Crispin Porter Co-Chairman, Alex Bogusky, shows 2 ad campaigns listed. This happened when he was demonstrating Crispin Porter’s massive real-time job management system. The “Windows Phone” ad on Jan 4th and the Windows Phone Q3 Media Refresh on Jan 8th. Whatever the deal […]