Celebrating 4/20, Snapchat added a Bob Marley filter. "Blackface" outrage ensued

Snapchat introduced a Bob Marley filter to acknowledge 4/20, also known as "Weed Day", the reggae icon famously loved the drug.

Directorial Duo Big Red Button Joins Biscuit Filmworks UK

Biscuit Filmworks UK announced today that Big Red Button, the dynamic directorial duo of Johnny Burns and Pier van Tijn, has joined its roster for commercial representation.

Dave Trott: "It's Not Black and White" - but the backlash to anything usually is

I'm glad Dave Trott, ad-man with his name on many ad agency doors, and many ad books (...

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Ad Chat: Meet Josh Hurley & Andy Kohman who sold fitness fans beer during the Super Bowl

Over at FCB Chicago there's a creative team who is working on stepping up the Michelob ULTRA brand, so they returned to the Super Bowl this year with a fresh execution on their low-calorie beer...

Lucky Post Welcomes Editor Travis Aitken

Lucky Post welcomes editor Travis Aitken to their team.

AdsOptimal partners with BBDO and Honda for virtual driving experience

At this stage in the game, if you work in advertising you've probably pitched a VR idea by now.

The Gawker traffic crash: no clickbait means no clicks?

The Gawker Quantcast data shows a huge drop in traffic at Gawker's sites.

Facebook stops forwarding your emails 1 May 2016

To the surprise of no one, Facebook has announced that it will no longer forward your facebook.com emails to your actual email, thereby giving you yet another reason to open up that app...

End of anonymity - Art project cyberstalks people spotted on public transport

In Russia there's the fantastically creepy and unavoidable app called Findface, where you can upload an image and find that person in other images on open...

Android gets extra human emojis: Verge misreports

The Verge headlines an article "Android emoji will actually look human this year", and spends some time rejoicing over the new human emoji's, and the...

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The Sweden number is slowly failing, just like #Call Brussels did

I keep telling people who work in advertising to "get out of advertising", to find their inspiration elsewhere.

KOVR a signal blocking jacket fundraiser

Yes, we usually do not post fundraisers here, but seeing as I've personally covered the...

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LIA - 2016 Design and package jury; President Pum Lefebure

The LIA 2016 design and package jury has some really well known names on the list, starting with Pum Lefebure as the president.