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subliminal

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Study: Subliminal ads warp your brain

Exposure to brand logos for just milliseconds changes the way people behave, according to research from Duke and the University of Waterloo.

By March 19, 2008

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Ep. 1229: Where we stop and smell the ads

Today we'll discuss insidious ads popping up in strange places, using things like subliminal messages, involuntary human placement, and even targeted smells to influence your next purchase.

By March 18, 2013

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The 404 1,229: Where we stop and smell the ads (podcast)

Today we'll discuss insidious ads popping up in strange places, using things like subliminal messages, involuntary human placement, and even targeted smells to influence your next purchase.

By March 18, 2013

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Ep. 1258: Where we get a gif from Peter Ha

404 regular and Gizmodo Editor Peter Ha returns to the show with toys on his mind. We'll talk about Transformers and our other favorite action figures from the 90s, NY subways getting Wi-fi and cell service, a giant head in the Hudson, and the Mars Rover's subliminal messaging.

By April 26, 2013

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The 404 1,258: Where we get a GIF from Peter Ha (podcast)

Peter Ha, 404 regular and Gizmodo editor, returns with toys on his mind. We talk about Transformers and other favorite action figures from the '90s, NY subways getting Wi-Fi and cell service, a giant head in the Hudson, and the Mars Rover's subliminal messaging.

By April 26, 2013

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Hard drive or pocket flask?

We know subliminal advertising when we see it.

By January 14, 2008

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Sun CEO's internal memo: Beat IBM

Following the EU's approval of Oracle's acquisition of Sun this week, Sun chief Jonathan Schwartz sent a not-so-subliminal e-mail to employees.

By January 23, 2010

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Verizon ad describes negotiations with Apple?

A print ad for the Verizon Droid uses far more personal anti-iPhone references than any of its TV spots. Is this a barely subliminal description of Verizon's negotiations with Apple?

By November 14, 2009

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Takara Tomy toy plays recordings backward

Who cares if nobody ever gets you? We don't even get this! But hey, it's all in good fun, especially when you can mix your own subliminal messages into the background of piped-in music.

By October 28, 2009