Samsung’s “Ingenius” ads for Galaxy S9 picks on Apple arrogance

The ads prey upon the perception of the Apple fan: aloof to competition, making up excuses to support their team and exuding superiority. It’s tired.

Let’s hope the Galaxy Note 9 doesn’t burn up | #PNWeekly 309

Are we finally ready for a bigger battery on a Galaxy Note phone? Do you want a 9-year-old iPhone for kicks? And we have gripes to tell you about!

Aubrey Plaza is lead star of LG G7 ThinQ ad campaign in US

But the celebrity allure isn’t the ace card for LG in promoting the G7 ThinQ as it has a package of single-focus ads all about features.

Save June 12 for the launch of the vivo APEX smartphone

It’s got a Snapdragon 845, it’s got a bezelless display and it has no notch to boot. And it’s coming in just weeks. Stay tuned.

This OnePlus 6 ad needs your ideas

Advertising in this age is catered to tech enthusiasts excited about the OnePlus 6. And yes, you can have your say in this, too.

Misleading HTC U11 and gory OnePlus 5 ads get banned in the UK

HTC and OnePlus are not to broadcast promotional material in the UK anymore suggesting the U11 can be used in “standard swimming pools” and causing “unduly distress” respectively.

iPhone X ad for Face ID features vanity bug

It’s a minor bug for sure, but it just doesn’t look right — especially for it being part of a feature highlight in a very expensive advertisement.

Huawei P20 teased with ads featuring ridiculous photographer

The P20 Pro supposedly has three cameras and 40-megapixel capabilities. We’re getting the slightest hints at what they can do through a couple of commercials.

Samsung Galaxy S9 excitement grows with teaser videos, S9+ benchmark

Three short February 25 teaser videos aim to highlight the exceptional speed, low-light camera performance and “3D Emoji” tricks of the Samsung Galaxy S9. A new S9+ benchmark drives the speed point home.

Alexa loses her voice only to find a new one in star-studded Amazon Super Bowl ad

Amazon appears to have subtly revealed in a Super Bowl commercial starring an army of celebrities that Alexa is getting a new, warmer, more natural voice.

LG and Huawei trash Galaxy Note 8 in promos

They’re designed to be self-serving, yes, but in these cases, it’s particularly at Samsung’s cost. After all, it has a lot staked on the Galaxy Note 8.

Accidents and teasers: Galaxy Note 8 unveiled by Samsung, re-veiled in ads

The Galaxy Note 8 was posted to Samsung Mobile’s main US webpage for a short time on Friday while the Korean unit gets the advertisements rolling.

LG V30 marketing campaign taking shape with Joseph Gordon-Levitt once again

Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s company has done ads for LG’s two V-series devices. With another one expected in the fall, what creative vision will take shape?

New iPhone ads take on your phone… your bad, bad phone

Your phone? iPhone. Apple wants you to make the switch from Android or Windows or whatever you have over to iOS. And you can do so with ease.

Simple and effective LG G6 TV commercial plays to the phone’s strengths rather than gimmicks

Why spend a fortune on celebrity cameos and other cheap publicity tricks when a great phone like the LG G6 can speak for itself?

Justin Bieber shows off (cringey) unlimited moves in T-Mobile Super Bowl ad

Justin Bieber, Rob Gronkowski and Terrell Owens are the stars of a no doubt costly new T-Mobile commercial that’s simply not very entertaining.

Huawei recruits ex-star of iconic Apple ads to promote Mate 9 and Matebook (Video)

One of the keys to global success is advertising, and Huawei already has a fairly long list of celebrity brand ambassadors, including Justin Long.

Samsung’s free Gear VR brings out all the feels in effective new holiday ad

Samsung is trying to sell you on the Gear VR headset one more time this holiday season, proposing you “unwrap the feels” for free.

Fresh iPhone 7 ‘Dive’ ad highlights stereo speakers, water resistance, ‘magic’

Apple’s latest 60-second iPhone 7 commercial reminds you of the handheld’s almost annoyingly loud sound and casual by-the-pool endurance.

Google goes all in on Pixel advertising with $3.2 million spending in just two days

Google may have already splashed $3.2 million on Pixel and Pixel XL TV ads, with a Samsung or Apple-rivaling total marketing budget in store.

‘All-new’ Apple Music and Apple Watch Series 2 also get awesome new ads (video)

James Corden makes excellent use of his unique brand of silly humor in an Apple Music commercial also starring Jimmy Iovine and Eddy Cue.

iPhone 7 billed as ‘practically magic’ in fresh ads highlighting cameras and water resistance

Now that the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus are out and about (more or less), it’s time for Apple’s advertising steamroller to get cracking.

Apple debuts 8 new ‘Shot on iPhone’ videos submitted by 6s and 6s Plus users

Apple wants to remind the world just how awesome are the cameras on the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, with 8 community-sourced new “Shot on iPhone” clips.

New Galaxy S7 commercials go light on celebrity cameos, heavy on the feels

You don’t always need stars like Lil Wayne or Wesley Snipes to efficiently advertise a phone as great as the Samsung Galaxy S7.

Motorola punches up DROID Turbo 2 ads with dropped Galaxy S7 edge and iPhone 6s

The iPhone 6s and Samsung Galaxy S7 edge shown in these videos are not real. No emoji were harmed in the making of these DROID Turbo 2 ads.