Tuesday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-Adweek: Arnold is in negotiations to assume lead creative duties for New Balance. link

-Google has banned Microsoft Windows from internal use. link

-Pakistan unblocks Facebook after two weeks. link

-McDonald’s welcomes the gay community in a new French ad. link

-BMW’s “The Ultimate Driving Machine” tops a Forbes list of the 25 best-ever ad taglines. link

-A parking building? Nope, it’s a print/outdoor effort for Direct Insurance from Shalmor Avnon Amichay/Y&R Interactive Tel Aviv. link

-Yahoo enhanced its email service so that it’s now easier to follow social network activity of those in your address book. link

-LBi appoints Caroline McGuckian to MD of LBi Milan. link

-Upfront ad sales for TV’s fall schedule are expected to rise dramatically from last year. link

-Sharon Napier, CEO of Partners + Napier, was named secretary-treasurer of the 4A’s.

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