HP puts the frighteners on for Christmas

HP, Hewlett-Packard as was, is continuing the horror story tradition at Christmas with this spot from twofifteenmccann (don’tcha love these agency names). HP – The Break In from Arcade on Vimeo. Actually twofifteenmccann (or 215 McCann as we used to ...

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Unilever’s Lynx slapped by UK’s ASA for porny internet films

Well let’s face it, this (and loads of others like them) are a bit over the top, featuring, as they do, lots of steamy shots of pneumatic glamour model Lucy Pinder. So the UK’s Advertising Standards Authority is quite right ...

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Associated and PR firm Brown Lloyd James in the dock in UK press standards inquiry

Few newspaper companies have sharper teeth than Associated Newspapers, publisher of the Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday, which routinely terrorises its enemies including rival media organisations the BBC and Channel 4. But the company appears to have seriously overstepped ...

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Del Campo Saatchi invents the BGH musical microwave

Del Campo Nazca Saatchi & Saatchi, the much-awarded Beunos Aires flagship of the Saatchi & Saatchi network, has invented what it claims is the world’s first musical microwave oven for its client BGH. Called the BGH Quick Chef Music, the ...

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Guardian looks for a buyer for paidContent websites

This is a funny one: Guardian newspaper owner Guardian News & Media is trying hard to expand in the US but, in the process, is trying to sell ContentNext Media, publisher of the PaidContent and mocoNews tech sites, both of ...

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