How Advertisers Blatantly Deceive People [Infographic]


As the advertising industry celebrates itself this week in Cannes for all the gloriously perfect work it does, let's take a look at what really goes on behind the scenes. This detailed infographic from FinancesOnline takes a look at how ads deceive, trick, lie and generally screw with reality.

Think about that as you walk onstage to receive your Lion

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by Steve Hall    Jun-16-14    
Topic: Research

Twitter's 'Dronie' Captures Cannes Lions From the Sky


This is so awesome. Twitter brought a drone to Cannes and is flying it overhead to capture Cannes in a manner unlike we've seen before. It captured Patrick Stewart outside the Palais on Sunday and it's been traveling up and down La Croisette capturing the sights.

According to Digiday's Brian Morrisey, seagulls were seen attacking the drone and he wonders just how long it will be before it loses that battle.

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by Steve Hall    Jun-16-14    
Topic: Industry Events

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