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Monday: February 8, 2010

A collection of all the commercials that were aired during last night's SuperBowl.A collection of all the commercials that were aired during last night's SuperBowl.

This is quite handy since I didn't actually watch any part of the SuperBowl last night. Yet for some strange reason I really enjoy watching expensive advertisements and commercials. Hooray for the Interwebs.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Pop Culture @ 6:38 AM | Tags (5) | ads | commercials | mashable | media | superbowl |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 26 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: September 25, 2009

The twenty-five of the best SNL commercial parodies of all time.The twenty-five of the best SNL commercial parodies of all time.

Do not taunt happy fun ball.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Comedy Gold @ 8:16 AM | Tags (5) | alltime | commercials | parodies | snl | video |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 67 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: September 16, 2009

Interactive ads coming soon to your television set courtesy of Cablevision.Interactive ads coming soon to your television set courtesy of Cablevision.

ORDER EVERYTHING YOU SEE HERE! CLICK HERE NOW! WHY HAVEN'T YOU CLICKED ALREADY? YOU FOLLOWING ME CAMERA GUY? I SAID CLICK HERE NOW!

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Technology @ 8:42 AM | Tags (6) | ads | advertisements | annoying | cablevision | commercials | interactive |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 8 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: September 11, 2009

Microsoft's new ad for Windows 7 comes with a whole lot of happy.Microsoft's new ad for Windows 7 comes with a whole lot of happy.

The ad features a pig, a unicorn, a cat and a mouse. I'm a PC! Take that, Apple!

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 8:02 AM | Tags (8) | ads | advertising | cats | commercials | microsoft | unicorns | windows | windows7 |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 22 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: July 27, 2009

Microsoft decides to change commercials per Apple's demands.Microsoft decides to change commercials per Apple's demands.

...the latest in the series has reportedly been edited to mollify Apple. The one minute 'Lauren and Sue' spot originally had a girl and her mother shopping for a laptop, and the daughter said, 'This Mac is $2,000, and that's before adding anything.'

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 7:32 AM | Tags (6) | advertising | apple | commercials | laptop | microsoft | pricing |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 27 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: July 23, 2009

Have a look at some past television commercials from the folks at Pixar.Have a look at some past television commercials from the folks at Pixar.

Shortly before Toy Story, Pixar was forced to create television commercials. The company had been losing money for years and Steve Jobs was hoping to recoop some of the money by having the company produce animated television commercials.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 8:02 AM | Tags (3) | pixar | commercials | television |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 37 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: July 16, 2009

Microsoft not taking Apple's legal threats to pull commercials too seriously.Microsoft not taking Apple's legal threats to pull commercials too seriously.

It does seem a little silly what with all the Vista and general PC bashing that Apple did in those 'Get a Mac' ads.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 7:50 AM | Tags (8) | apple | aps | commercials | hunters | laptop | mac | microsoft | pricing |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 30 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: June 23, 2009

Ten of the funniest video game commercials for your viewing pleasure.Ten of the funniest video game commercials for your viewing pleasure.

The Zelda rap has to be my favorite.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 3:47 PM | Tags (4) | gaming | nintendo | commercials | retro |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 23 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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