John Battelle, who wrote the book on Google, believes this ad will run during the big game today. I can’t find the ad in this lineup of SuperBowl advertisers, but I’d not be surprised if Google had asked CBS to keep their name out of the pre-game hype (my source was told Google was keeping […]
See YouTube’s Super Bowl page for the full experience.
Portland startup Black Tonic is offering creative professionals exactly what they need–greater control of remote creative presentations. Black Tonic presenters can modify the presentation material on-the-fly and choose in real-time what the audience sees on the presentation web page. Co-founder David Price says, “Clients see only what presenters are putting in front of them, and […]
This is weird. I always thought gambling addiction was a ball and chain situation, but that’s not the case according to Colorado Lottery and their agency, Cactus. For here we have a man who is chained to his workday doldrums. You guessed it, the man is freed by a giant red ball that drops from […]
“Charlie really likes his friends, but in his heart he knows that sometimes a dog is as good as any man” – Widespread Panic According to Ad Age, these new Subaru spots from Carmichael Lynch will premiere during Animal Planet’s “Dogs 101” marathon on Saturday. This doggie outreach is the latest iteration of the “reverse […]
I’m a big fan of barter and have been turning to this ancient form of exchange more and more over the last year. Taken to its logical conclusion, a person could get by on very little money if his or her basic needs are met through barter. Right now, I’m bartering creative services for office […]
Publicly traded companies who invest in big ad buys like the Super Bowl see a spike in their common stock being traded, even if they’re not advertising a consumer product, according to professors at Rice University’s Jones Graduate School of Business. “We’re fairly certain that the publicly traded companies advertising on Sunday’s Super Bowl will […]