Topic: Appliances

Tech Brand's First Ad Shows How Romantic You Can Get With Some Outlets and a Smartphone WeMo and CP+B's 'anniversary rig'

Can something as dry as smartphone-controlled appliances ever come across as romantic?  Gadget brand WeMo and Crispin Porter + Bogusky think so, and they've created a rather elaborate video to prove…

October 28, 2014, 10:07 AM EDT

This Brilliantly Designed Alarm Clock Wakes You by Brewing a Cup of Coffee And looks damn good doing it

Tired of being awoken by talk radio or the dulcet default chimes of your smartphone? Maybe you'd like a nice cup of Ethiopia Yirgacheffe instead? The Barisieur is here to help.…

September 16, 2014, 11:42 AM EDT

LG Asked for 'Mom Confessions,' and Moms Delivered From parenting life hacks to a hungover Easter bunny

LG launched its #MomConfessions campaign earlier this year with a series of cynically amusing TV spots, and since then, real moms have started to get in on the confessional action. While…

August 29, 2014, 1:10 PM EDT

Ad of the Day: Mom's Inner Voice Is Funny, Dark and Full of Regrets in LG Campaign Entertainingly cynical appliance spots from Hill Holliday

Emotional isolation. A loveless marriage. The gnawing regrets of adulthood. Welcome to the surprisingly dark and awkwardly humorous "Mom Confessions" ad campaign for LG appliances. At first, these four spots from…

May 29, 2014, 11:24 AM EDT

Nest Invents a Smoke Detector You Won't Ignore and Despise Another household upgrade from the 'father of the iPod'

Nest, the brand that reinvented the clunky old thermostat into something swank and intuitive, has just announced its new creation: a smoke detector that isn't super annoying. In a promotional video…

October 9, 2013, 9:30 AM EDT

It's a Gas: Caloric Returns to Heat Up Appliance Segment Retro brand soon back on the sales floor

In the 1950s, the stylish homemaker’s best friend in the kitchen was her Caloric stove, whose many boasts included built-in clocks, electronic burner ignition and, best of all, a choice…

April 25, 2012, 6:06 AM EDT

Electrolux spot not lacking in crazy imagery

Swedish shop Lowe Brindfors crams lots of activity and imagery into this 60-second spot for Electrolux appliances. We've got, among other things, animated rainstorms and tidal waves, a locomotive…

April 21, 2010, 9:08 AM EDT

Dyson perfects art of teaser for new product

Never underestimate the power of a good, simple teaser. Dyson, maker of bagless vacuum cleaners and nifty hand dryers, ignited a ton of online buzz Monday, ahead of a product…

October 13, 2009, 8:57 AM EDT