Wednesday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-The 4A’s has announced its call for entries for the 2013 O’Toole Awards, which it proclaims to be “the biggest award in advertising.” We’re sure some would beg to differ. link

-The AKQA-created Nike Training Club app is now available on Android. link


-Speaking of awards, the REGGIE camp is still looking for 2013 judges. link

-First Round Capital returns with another ridiculous holiday video (above) featuring perhaps the most overplayed pop tune of the year. link

-Portland, ME’s own VIA Agency weighs in this season with a “holiday photo helper.” link

-Industry pros weigh in with their 2013 digital marketing predictions. link

-If you have 30 minutes to spare and salivate, try out Applegate Natural and Organic Meat’s bacon yule log. link

-Time Inc. division Targeted Media Health, which focuses on serving pharma and health-related advertisers, appointed Dave Mevorah to the newly created post of national advertising director of sales, and Jennifer McDonald to the newly created TMH New York Sales Manager position, effective immediately.

-Facebook is halting its mobile ad network test. link