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Gabriel Beltrone
Ad of the Day: YouTube's Rewind Takes You on a Crazy Ride Through 2014 Pop Culture Strap yourself in

It's been a good year for YouTube—ad world highlights included a hamster eating tiny burritos, a devil baby terrorizing pedestrians, and strangers making out. The video site's annual Rewind supercut, created…

December 10, 2014, 9:19 AM EST

Photograph These Ingenious Ads, and You'll Learn How to Save Kids From Eye Cancer One easy trick for early detection

If you take a flash photograph of a child, and one of his or her pupils looks white in the resulting image, it can indicate an eye tumor. In the…

December 9, 2014, 8:13 AM EST

Arby's Forgot to Feature Pepsi in an Ad, but This Apology More Than Makes Up for It An obligation sparked an opportunity

Arby's wants you—and Pepsi—to know it's really sorry that it forgot to feature the soft drink in two of its own ads this year. The roast beef chain's deal with the…

December 2, 2014, 3:08 PM EST

The Best Ad of 2014 Was Brilliant and Subversive, and It Wasn't Even Real Inside Newcastle and Droga5's ambushing of the Super Bowl

Technically speaking, the best ad of 2014 didn’t exist. Just ask Anna Kendrick. Last January, millions of viewers watched the Academy Award nominee deliver a two-minute, profanity-laden rant that took Newcastle…

November 30, 2014, 11:00 PM EST

Mini-Documentary Looks at How to Balance Inspiration and Obligation as a Creative Meet Mac Premo, arist and hired gun

Mac Premo is a guy who makes art, and has always made art, and here's a pretty cool mini-documentary about Mac Premo that you might well mistake for an ad…

November 17, 2014, 2:26 PM EST

Tesco Puts On an Insane Christmas Light Show, Proves Commitment to Holiday Spirit Time to start digging out those ornaments, folks

The annual British Christmas ad wars are heating up, and Tesco wants people to know it's armed with lots of the obligatory bright lights and endearingly ridiculous ornaments. A new TV…

November 12, 2014, 10:09 AM EST

Ad of the Day: Grandmas Know What Grown Princesses Want for Christmas, and It's Not a Pony More offbeat holiday cheer from adam&eveDDB

Christmas creep is pretty much here, so it's time for an ad about opening gifts. Luckily, this one's good for some laughs. The spot, for Mulberry, is adam&eveDDB's first work for…

November 12, 2014, 9:26 AM EST

Cam Newton Gets Primal for Beats by Dre, With Help From Kendrick Lamar New ad set to Jay Rock's 'Pay for It'

Beats by Dre is back to motivate you, and this time it's enlisted Cam Newton. The Carolina Panthers quarterback sweats it out in a new ad for the headphone maker's wireless…

November 11, 2014, 12:50 PM EST

This Bank Bought Every Ad Slot on Norway's Biggest TV Station for 24 Hours DNB's pop wisdom campaign

How do you market round-the-clock customer service? If you're Norwegian bank DNB, you buy all of the ad space on one channel in a 24-hour window, and fill it with…

November 10, 2014, 11:56 AM EST

Pantone Lovers Can Now Book the Perfect Getaway at the Pantone Hotel A color nerd's dream

Do you love Pantone, and wish everything in your life could be defined by it? Consider a visit to the Pantone Hotel in Brussels. The color-measuring company is now in the…

November 6, 2014, 1:10 PM EST

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