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Nokia actually acknowledges the working classes

So many phone ads try to outhipster one another. This Nokia ad honors the drivers of school buses and golf carts.

By July 30, 2014

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Microsoft's new Surface 2 ad: Unlike iPad, it's for 'real work'

Plotting a rational path with a new ad featuring a teacher, Microsoft subliminally enhances the idea that the iPad is for play, not work.

By November 4, 2013

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Google breaks old promise by working on search banner ads

Google is testing banner ads in search results, apparently reneging on a 2005 promise by Marissa Mayer to never run them.

By October 23, 2013

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Facebook loses project manager reportedly working on video ads

Justin Shaffer, who arrived at the social network after his startup was acquired in 2010, is leaving as the company purportedly struggles to figure out how to run video ads without alienating users.

By September 17, 2013

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Ad agencies: We'd rather work with Google than Apple

In what many might view as a remarkable reversal of fortune, a survey of senior advertising figures shows their enthusiasm for working with Apple is fading a little.

By September 1, 2013

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Facebook's auto-playing videos are working for marketers

Last year's controversy is this year's marketing opportunity, as the amount of videos being watched climbs to unprecedented heights.

By April 21, 2014

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Apple said to be working on ad-skipping tech for TV

A new report says Apple's trying to woo cable companies on ad-skipping technology for TV programs.

By July 15, 2013

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Programmer crowdfunds work to improve Chrome image support

Yoav Weiss launched an Indiegogo effort to raise $10,000 so he can help Google's browser handle images more flexibly on today's wide variety of screen types.

By March 20, 2014

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Ride-sharing network BlaBlaCar raises $100M in funding

Long-distance ride-sharing network touts itself as an inexpensive alternative to planes and trains.

By July 1, 2014

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Jony Ive: Competitors steal Apple's work

In an interview with the UK's Sunday Times, Apple's head of design says that other companies copy "thousands and thousands of hours of struggle."

By March 16, 2014