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#EyesWideOpen - hairy eyeballs take over Times Square for Childhood foundation

HM Queen Silvia of Sweden’s nonprofit World Childhood Foundation and MING Utility + Entertainment Group unveiled the #EyesWideOpen campaign with an out-of-home takeover in Times Square last Friday to coincide with the WCF USA ThankYou Gala at The Plaza Hotel.


Turkish dairy brand SEK mocks hipsters with launch of their non pretentious iced coffee

BLAB, an independent advertising agency based in Istanbul, Turkey has helped dairy brand SEK launch their new non-pretentious iced coffee - with a campaign called "the crying hipsters".


Assassin's Creed Creates An Industrial Revolution Search Engine

To prepare for the October 23rd launch of Assassin's Creed Syndicate, which takes place in 1868 London, Ubisoft and BETC have launched a 19th Century Search Engine: an imagina


Hey students: Want some music with your ads? Try Trebel.

There's a new music app and it's aimed at high school and college students called Trebel. Get it? Instead of treble as a music term it's Trebel like "rebel."


Snapchat launches sponsored lenses - will brand your face.

As if to prove how the platform - and advertising on it - is the new king over content, Snapchat just announced that brands can buy their "lenses" feature.


Adblock launches "acceptable ads" program - lets you say "Ok" to some ads

Now that half the planet very suddenly grokked that advertising and the promise of consumer data is what's keeping all our favourite web publications, apps and socials networks "free" to use, in lieu of any payment from us consumers, Adblock is taking a lot of heat this week.


How do you want the world to be when you retire?

Pretty cool sliding-doors-style interactive website for SPP, one of Sweden's largest pension companies.


D&AD and Advertising Week Announce New Global Impact Awards

Trans-Atlantic Partnership Breaks New Ground

Program to Officially Launch at D&AD Judging Week and Advertising Week Europe in London 2016