Best-Ever Super Bowl Ads: Diet Coke 3-D

Jan 26, 2011
I was 12 -- and remember making sure to have my glasses ready...sat in anticipation during the entire game...just waiting. Take a look at it here....

Best-Ever Super Bowl Ads: Apple's "1984"

Jan 26, 2011
It's even more amusing now seeing that Apple's market cap is something like two times IBM's and it runs the most authoritative regime in the tech...

Best-Ever Super Bowl Ads: E*Trade Baby

Jan 26, 2011
I like it because of the nice surprise ending. Check out other Super Bowl ads that the Marketplace staff picked here.

Best-Ever Super Bowl Ads: Taco Bell's Charles Barkley "five buck box"

Jan 25, 2011
I remember it because my friend was in it...and it was pretty bad. Check out other Super Bowl ads that the Marketplace staff picked here.

Facebook to leverage "likes" into ads

Jan 25, 2011
Advertising Age reports that the next generation of Facebook ads will be based on what pages you say you like (the modern version of the old fan...

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MIDDAY UPDATE: FCC and the census

Dec 21, 2010
The first figures from the U.S. Census are out today. Eve Troeh looks at how the census population numbers will affect how federal funding will be...

Web ads beating paper ads

Dec 20, 2010
This final note today, a corollary of sorts to the interview we did about Direct TV and targeted ads. The New York research firm eMarketer says...

Oakley recieves a projected cool $41 mil thanks to Chilean miners

Oct 14, 2010
This final note today. A Marketplace angle on the Chilean mine rescue. Specifically, the sunglasses they were all wearing when they came up. CNB...