Wednesday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Engage M1 revealed its Super Bowl spot for Buick starring Cam Newton and Miranda Kerr (video above).

-Wired imagines a near future where the TV ad is everywhere.

-A tale of two Colonels: Rob Riggle will face off against Billy Zane in W+K New York’s Super Bowl spot for KFC.


-Bozell creative director David Moore explains “Why Your Super Bowl Commercial Will Be a Waste of Money.”

-The king don’t stay the king? Google has toppled Apple as the world’s most valuable brand.

-Facebook added a ranking algorithm to News Feeds which promotes “authentic” news articles.

-An ad tech software engineer admits that ad tech is mostly bullshit.

-Copywriter Andrew Boulton examines what happens “when writers can’t let go of their voice.”