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Tim Nudd

Masochistic Art Director Applies for Agency Jobs Vowing Never to Sleep Again

Is it wise or foolish, when trying to get a job in advertising, to tell agencies you don't plan on sleeping after you start work? You might just get the…

Google's New California Campus Will Be More Like a Sci-Fi City Than an Office

Google has just unveiled plans for its new Mountain View, Calif., campus—and they don't skimp on the sci-fi. The designs, by architects Bjarke Ingels at BIG and Thomas Heatherwick at…

Jeff Goldblum Is a Loony Futurist in RPA's New Ads for Apartments.com

Jeff Goldblum, who's enjoying something of a renaissance as a pitchman, has scored another gig in a peculiar role as a futurist for Apartments.com—helping to introduce the company's advanced, perhaps…

Apple Is Putting Users' Beautiful iPhone 6 Photos on Billboards and Print Ads

Photos taken on iPhone 6 are so good, you can blow them up and put them on a billboard. That's the message of Apple's new "Shot on iPhone 6" print and…

Ad of the Day: Geico Makes Clever Preroll Ads That Are Basically Unskippable

Those first five seconds are key

Viewership rates for YouTube preroll ads are generally poor. Part of the problem is, very few marketers specifically tailor ads to preroll—they prefer simply to run their TV spots unchanged.…

Watch This Ad Carefully, and You'll Be Transfixed by the Car Sitting Quietly on a Street

The Skoda Fabia is a pretty special car. Just park it on the street and see what happens. It's way more attention getting than you think. A very clever ad…

Jose Cuervo Mixes a Margarita in Space and Parachutes It Back to Earth

Brands are obsessed with space, getting to space, and anything that's been to space. This week, it was Jose Cuervo's chance to boldly go where no tequila brand had gone…

'15 Sounds Nice?' Nike Golf Has Some Fun With 14-Time Major Winner Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods has been having a rough time for about half a decade. He's been stuck on 14 major championships since 2008, but it's good to know he can poke…

Ad of the Day: Epic Audi Spot With Marauding Mechanics Is Ridiculously Fun

Thjnk's grand approach to service

Getting your car serviced by a dealer, rather than some random mechanic, isn't just a smart idea. It's a triumph of good over evil. That's the message of this entertaining, intentionally…

Adweek's Top 5 Commercials of the Week: Feb. 20-27

Feel-good ads about friendship and imagination battle for the top spot

It was an uplifting week in the week's best commercials, as Facebook, Apple and Comcast all delivered inspiring ads about friendship, passion and imagination. Those three spots are joined by…

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