Category Archives: Advertising

A Very Effective and Touching Apple Ad for the Holidays

I don’t watch a lot of commercials. This is mostly because I record to a DVR or stream from a source like Netflix or iTunes. So, I fast forward through them or they don’t appear at all. Plus, as I … Continue reading

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Paper Is Not Dead

I’m someone who has embraced the new technologies and does a lot of content consumption and creation via the iPad. I am also someone who still uses a pen, pencil and paper often. I really like that kind of analog … Continue reading

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Hit Girl vs. Mother Russia In ‘Kick-Ass 2’

As I said recently, I was (and am) a big fan of Mark Millar’s comic Kick-Ass. It’s a great series and became a very good movie in the hands of director Matthew Vaughn. The second Kick-Ass movie is on the … Continue reading

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David Fincher’s New Calvin Klein Ad

This new ad for Calvin Klein is directed by David Fincher and features an actress he likes to work with quite a bit: Rooney Mara. Gotta say, it’s pretty impressive. To me, this is an almost perfect ad. I say … Continue reading

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These Japanese Posters for ‘The Wolverine’ Are Very Cool

In the old days (before the Internet) movie posters were considered a big part of how to market a movie and get people interested in seeing it. Back then, studios also spent a lot more time and money (most of … Continue reading

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Some News and a New ‘Mad Men’ Promo

I have been extremely busy the last several days and as such, haven’t had much to say here. Rest assured I’ll be back in short order. In the meantime, check out this promo for the upcoming season of Mad Men. … Continue reading

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A Little Apple History: Print Advertising 1975 – 2002

If you know me, even a little bit, you know I’m a huge fan of all things Apple. I use an iPhone 5, MacBook Air, iPad and have had other Apple products going all the way back to before the … Continue reading

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Verizon Sells Your Browsing Data, Demographic Info and More

I posted about this on Twitter, but think it’s important enough to put it here too. If you use an iPhone on Verizon (and probably other phones too) the company will collect and sell your browsing data, and more, unless you … Continue reading

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Sunday, Sunday, Super Bowl Sunday

Today is the Big Game. Although, to have to call it that because of some copyright or trademark deal is a bit stupid. So, let’s try that again. Today is The Super Bowl. Let ’em come after me. This means, … Continue reading

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My Favorite Movie Poster So Far

I see a lot of movie posters, especially these days working with The Flickcast, and I have to say that this one from Robert Rodriguez’s upcoming Machete is probably my favorite of the year so far. It’s fun and cool … Continue reading

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