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David Griner
From Alerts to Apologies: Tracking a Meteorologist's Tough Night on Twitter When NYC's blizzard fizzled, one man boldly owned up to it

For ages, when a dire weather prediction came up lacking, there was little the average person could do beyond shaking a fist at the TV. But now we have Twitter,…

January 27, 2015, 12:38 PM EST

This Heartbreaking Puppy GIF Is the Perfect Teaser for Budweiser's Super Bowl Ad Brewer aims to get America all weepy again

Budweiser pretty much won the Super Bowl, advertising-wise, with last year's "Puppy Love," a success the brewer hopes to reclaim with this year's sequel. "Lost Dog" continues the story of last…

January 22, 2015, 12:27 PM EST

Meet the Most Interesting Space CEO You're Not Following on Twitter Tory Bruno is the candid new voice of United Launch Alliance

Tory Bruno, CEO of United Launch Alliance  Sure, you've heard of (and might even be Twitter-stalking) Elon Musk and Richard Branson, but you're likely not familiar with one of their most…

January 21, 2015, 1:04 PM EST

For Super Bowl, Dove Men Will Basically Just Put a New Hashtag on Its 2014 Father's Day Ad Smart refresh or missed opportunity?

If you loved Dove Men + Care's touching ad from last Father's Day, you'll either be disappointed or excited to hear what the brand has in store for the Super…

January 20, 2015, 3:52 PM EST

Eric Garner and Michael Brown Join MLK as Civil Rights Martyrs on New Yorker's Cover 'Dream of Reconciliation' also includes slain officer Wenjian Liu

Over the past year, race relations in America have been more volatile than at almost any time since the 1960s, a fact The New Yorker's cover next week will highlight…

January 16, 2015, 4:38 PM EST

9 Popular Sites Become Core of New Adweek Blog Network Previous parent Mediabistro refocuses on recruitment and professional development

A diverse collection of industry blogs previously owned by Mediabistro today has been integrated into Adweek.com as the new Adweek Blog Network. Purchased by Adweek's parent company in 2014, the sites…

January 13, 2015, 10:40 AM EST

The New York Times Accidentally Invented a New Country, and the Internet's in Love Visit scenic Kyrzbekistan!

Sometimes a mistake is so embarrassing, it cycles all the away around the shame circle and becomes kind of awesome. Today's case in point: Kyrzbekistan, a country accidentally invented by a…

January 8, 2015, 10:48 AM EST

Finally, There's a Twitter Feed to Track Brands Saying 'Bae' The inevitable backlash to corporate social slang

Brands getting sassy and slangy with their tweets definitely created one of 2014's more dubious digital marketing trends, but the cuteness seems to be fading fast. For evidence, look no further…

December 29, 2014, 4:54 PM EST

Adweek's Top 5 Commercials of the Week: Dec. 12-19 Apple bridges generations, celebrities fall silent, and Ikea shows what kids really want

This week's best ads certainly were an emotional bunch. Ikea and Apple both offered profound meditations on love for the holidays, and Samsung's entry was dreamlike as well—though wrapped in fascinating…

December 19, 2014, 11:40 AM EST

This Beautifully Simple Site Makes It Easy to Create the Right Digital Color Palette Made for app designers, it's handy for all

For the most talented designers, creating a palette of complementary colors comes easy. For the rest of us, not so much. Enter Material Palette, a site launched this week by European…

December 18, 2014, 12:32 PM EST

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