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Looking for a Weird Way to Settle Scores? Oreo Suggests You 'Lick for It' Clean off that Double Stuf pronto

Oreo would like you to start solving your conflicts by scrubbing its cookies against your tongue as fast as you possibly can. This new spot from AKQA London (and Mind's Eye…

May 20, 2014, 10:04 AM EDT

Here's Another Freaky Brand App That Shows How Much of Your Private Life Is Online Watch Dogs watches you

If you're anything like me, you might get a little freaked out by the Internet. Whatever you put out there exists, in some capacity, forever! But that neurotic voice in your…

April 17, 2014, 8:31 AM EDT

Wolfenstein Trailer Takes You Into the Gears of a New Nazi War Machine Dark and stylish clip introduces franchise's next installment

I'm not sure what I was expecting from a retro gaming remake about Nazi robot armies, but this trailer surely isn’t it. (And that's a good thing.) Agency AKQA and…

May 9, 2013, 8:10 AM EDT

Nissan Leaf Offers Free Taxi Rides on Twitter Tweet your destination and #6XCHEAPER

Nissan is tooting its own horn about recent AKQA-engineered promotions in London and Amsterdam that offered free taxi rides in Leaf electric vehicles in exchange for people tweeting their destination…

July 13, 2012, 9:47 AM EDT

Chris Pratt Battles Darth Vader in Kinect's Star Wars Spot Lightsaber duel less epic than usual

Parks and Recreation's Chris Pratt plays Obi-Wan Kenobi in this video from AKQA for Kinect Star Wars. This annoys Darth Vader about as much as you'd expect. Really, this spot…

January 30, 2012, 1:26 PM EST

Ellie Goulding Runs (and Sings) for Nike Singer jogs around New York, L.A. and London while on tour

"I wanna keep feeling that high, because it's better than any other high I've experienced." So says immaculately stoned British songbird Ellie Goulding in this two-minute clip from AKQA and…

October 19, 2011, 8:06 AM EDT

Should Agencies Act More Like Startups? Or is it the other way around?

The panel topic may have been whether ad agencies need to "think like tech companies," but Jon Steinberg, president of viral marketing company BuzzFeed, suggested that the opposite question might…

October 4, 2011, 12:06 PM EDT

Six Questions: Ajaz Ahmed 'There's not an industry in the world that wallows in nostalgia as much as advertising'

June 23, 2011, 8:34 AM EDT

Google honors failure on AdWords birthday

Google is a big believer in the Silicon Valley trope that failure is essential to success. So, AKQA and production company Post Panic made comical, overreaching failure the central theme…

December 15, 2010, 3:01 PM EST

Agency's prime location used to tally tweets

AKQA happens to be situated across the street from San Francisco’s AT&T Park, where the World Series kicked off this week. The agency showed off its hometown pride with a…

October 29, 2010, 8:15 AM EDT