Google’s Real-Time Final Four Ads Tried to Predict the Games’ Outcomes. So How Did They Do?

Bold stunt attempted to guess rebounds, 3-pointers and more

While Google Cloud didn't try to predict final scores, it did try to guess other key stats like total rebounds. Google Cloud

A lot of companies like to flaunt their analytics after a big sporting event, showing how they crunched the numbers or analyzed the trends. But releasing your data in advance as a way to sell people on your software’s predictive abilities? Now that’s bold.

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@griner david.griner@adweek.com David Griner is creative and innovation editor at Adweek and host of Adweek's podcast, "Yeah, That's Probably an Ad."
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