Tuesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

Adweek revisits Motörhead singer/bassist Ian “Lemmy” Kilmister‘s appearance in a 2010 Kronenbourg 1664 ad from BBH London (video above). 

-TechCrunch asks “What Will The Internet Of Things Be When It Grows Up?

-Spotify is facing a $150 million lawsuit for “an egregious, continuous and ongoing campaign of deliberate copyright infringement.”


-MCD Partners senior brand strategist Stuart Foster explores “The uncanny valley of data and advertising.”

-Adweek says “This Might Be the Most Fantastically Bizarre Social Media Phenomenon of 2015.”

-Digiday lists 5 things we learned about Snapchat in 2015.”

-AdAge explains why “The IAB Is ‘Concerned’ About The FTC’s New Native Advertising Rules, but Publishers Play It Cool.”

-Ride-sharing company (and Uber competitor) Sidecar is shutting down.