Topic: Apple

Why LGBT Equality Is Good for Business, Too

Many companies remain closed to full diversity—at their own peril

The teenage years are rarely easy, and that's especially true for those of us in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. When I was growing up in the Midwest,…

Here Are the Top 100 Brands in the World

Apple regains top slot; tech generates $1 trillion in value

After duking it out with Google for the top spot in recent years, Apple again has the most valuable business moniker in the world, according to BrandZ's Top 100 Most…

24 Hours in Advertising: Wednesday, May 20, 2015

YouTube looks to crown best video ad, and Google brings tweets to search

Here's everything you need to know about the last 24 hours in advertising, in case you blinked. Buzzing on Adweek: Starbucks goes digital with Spotify Starbucks teamed up with Spotify to give Starbucks…

6 Apple Watch Flaws That Could Make You Queasy

Including an irrational fear of oddly placed circles

Whenever Apple launches a new product, someone somewhere is going to find a flaw. It's inevitable when you sell as many devices as Apple does, and so it goes with…

Ad of the Day: Apple Watch Gets Three Grand 60-Second Spots for Launch Day

Your life is about to change

The Apple Watch is here, and with it come the first true commercials for the device. And they're less about the nitty-gritty of product features and more about how the…

American Greetings' Apple Watch App Features an Emoji-like Taco

Company 'winks' at smartwatch users

Lines may be shorter than expected at stores today, but people are finally starting to get their Apple Watches. And when they do, they'll start downloading a bevy of branded apps—including,…

Adblock Plus Develops First Mobile Ad Blocker for iPhones

New product will likely be an ad-free mobile Web browser

A top ad-blocking service is targeting mobile this year, and plans its first product that could zap paid marketing on iPhones. Adblock Plus, the European software company that has shaken…

Breakthrough Marketing Can Only Come From Invention-Based Craft

Adweek Project Isaac and Isaac+ Awards look for true firsts

"A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions." Ed Brojerdi Illustration: Alex Fine Oliver Wendell Holmes' words have never seemed as relevant to our…

The Real Reason Apple Is Crashing the Luxury Party

Long dismissed as fleeting, tech is energizing the world of style

After attending a recent party in Paris, Alber Elbaz, creative director of luxury fashion house Lanvin, was perusing photos of the glitzy affair when he was struck by one particular…

Web TV Players Are Finally Creating the Moment of Truth for Cable Providers

The new Apple TV and others put traditional subscriptions in jeopardy

Just over two months ago, Dish unveiled Sling TV at the Consumer Electronics Show. It was a big deal: the service offers premium cable channels like AMC, Adult Swim and…