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This week’s ads are mobile in more ways than one – featuring campaigns from around the world and showcasing an array of mobile ad formats and concepts. Turkish Airlines takes us globetrotting with celebrity athletes, BMW shows off its latest mobile innovation, Vodafone promotes the power of mobile advertising,...
More than 58% of video plays globally – a record – occurred on mobile devices in the third quarter of 2017, per the Q3 2017 Global Video Index released by Ooyala, a provider of software and services that simplify the complexity of producing, streaming and monetizing video. This represents the sixth...
ADOTAS – Last year, experts warned brands planning to advertise in the Super Bowl that they need to be prepared for traffic spikes to their websites, especially after airing interactive ads. Unfortunately, Coca Cola did not heed the advice, which created frustration with a mobile website that simply would...
ADOTAS -- We've just passed the halfway point of Q4 2013, and not surprisingly, industry leaders have already begun to look ahead. Among the first to offer his predictions for the coming year is Bob Lord, who took the leap 4 months ago from the agency side at Razorfish...
ADOTAS -- Recently, Virgin Atlantic made a video where they turned an ordinary park bench in New York City into a first-class experience for unsuspecting sitters with food/drink service, entertainment, theater, aliens and interpretive dance. The result is a clever and innovative spot that effectively promotes "the Virgin...
Sizmek Inc., an independent buy-side advertising platform delivering impressions that inspire, announced its partnerships with DoubleVerify, comScore and Integral Ad Science (IAS) to grant advertisers greater workflow efficiency for HTML5 video measurement. Working in tandem with Sizmek’s data enablement, creative optimization and media execution capabilities, Sizmek’s Verification API framework provides a unified, streamlined way...
AdAge is reporting that programmatic advertising is getting another big shake up--and nothing makes that clearer than Hewlett-Packard's (HP) RFI that states it's going to take more control of its programmatic buying. AdAge obtained the RFI that opened the window on the internal thinking at HP. HP hopes to find a...
A new movie from DreamWorks, a new game from Ubisoft, and new tasty breads from McDonald’s – our ads of the week showcase of how big brands get the small details right. Check out how smart synchronization in these ads brings together animated components in clever and engaging ways. Country:...
ADOTAS -- SiteScout, the award-winning Toronto-based demand-side platform, has been acquired by ad-tech company Centro for nearly $40 million in cash and stock. According to a SiteScout spokesperson, the acquisition was completed with the intention of integrating SiteScout's technology directly into Centro's buying platform. The combination of the two under...
ADOTAS – Benedict Cumberbatch learns to count, Bud Light gets ludicrous and a PSA ruins the beach forever. Yep, it’s just another week in Adland! But which new ads have been gaining eyeballs on the Unruly Viral Video Chart over the last seven days? Which ads have been the talk...