Microsoft Delivers Song of Peace to An Old Rival This Christmas

Microsoft Delivers Song of Peace to An Old Rival This Christmas

Traditional holiday marketing campaigns have concentrated for years on competitive messages designed to sway buyers toward their products and services. But in 2015, Microsoft has taken a different approach. On November 16, 2015 a group of 37 Microsoft Employees from around the country gathered in New York City at the company’s new flagship store with […]

Nokia unveils the fruits of its post-mobile strategy – a $60,000 VR camera for filmmakers

Nokia unveils the fruits of its post-mobile strategy – a $60,000 VR camera for filmmakers

Former mobile giant Nokia is looking to pivot its offering into Hollywood with its recently announced OZO virtual reality camera. The communications specialist, having sold its mobile production unit to Microsoft in 2014, is hoping to trump several tech start-ups working on VR capture devices with the $60,000 OZO camera. The Helsinki-based company is courting […]

Yahoo Signs Search Deal with Google

Yahoo Signs Search Deal with Google

Yahoo has signed an agreement with Google as the new provider of Yahoo’s search ads, after ending its exclusive deal with Microsoft’s Bing in April. The deal, which covers both Yahoo’s own properties and certain affiliate sites, will see ads served through Google’s AdSense for Search. Yahoo will receive an undisclosed percentage of the resulting […]

AOL to serve ads and news to TalkTalk

AOL to serve ads and news to TalkTalk

AOL UK will be the exclusive content supplier to TalkTalk’s online consumer portal and serve ads using its ad tech platform. The companies have announced a new syndication deal in which AOL will now power the news and TV guide sections of talktalk.co.uk, with content from The Huffington Post as well as AOL’s news, travel […]

Microsoft crowdsources fan ideas for the future of the NFL

Microsoft crowdsources fan ideas for the future of the NFL

Microsoft, an official sponsor of the US National Football League, is asking fans to submit ideas to improve the game for viewers and players in a new initiative called the ‘Imagine Bowl’. Looking to improve the NFL on the field, at the game and for viewers at home, the tech giant is inviting innovators to […]

Exposure Lead Agency For Microsoft Surface 2 Campaign

Exposure Lead Agency For Microsoft Surface 2 Campaign

Following a competitive pitch, communications agency Exposure has been appointed as lead creative agency for Microsoft’s newest tablet, the Surface 2, in an integrated four month campaign starting December, 2013. Campaign activity aims to bring audiences together through a creative approach that drives them along the journey to purchase. Activity includes advertising, media partnerships, influencer […]

CP+B Reveals Big Xbox One Invitation

CP+B Reveals Big Xbox One Invitation

The battle of the 4th gen consoles is well underway. CP+B have revealed their TV campaign for Xbox One which launches in the U.S. this Sunday night during Sunday Night Football on NBC, and will subsequently roll-out around the world. Titled “Invitation,” the advertising is centered on an invitation to fans to enter a new […]