Weird Ad

In: Uncategorized

This is all around the building on pink or green backgrounds!!! “I am a special customer and I wear special pieces and I get special service!” “I [heart] Al-Ostoura And Al-Ostoura [heart] me” Did some 5 year old put that together?


In: Fun Times

I noticed this sign board in Salmiya a few nights back. I though it was kind of an odd name for a computer shop!

Check out this TV ad from Intel. Seems the guy they portraid as Ajay Bhatt, one of the principal engineers behind the development of USB, was a fake. They used an actor in his place! This is the real Ajay Bhatt…

Intel’s best-known marketing campaign has been “Intel inside,” which began in the 1990s. The new slogan is broader: “Sponsors of Tomorrow.” The campaign will start in the U.S., the U.K., and Germany and then expand to two dozen more countries. So what’s Intel doing spending money on humorous marketing during a recession? Apparently, co-founder Gordon [...]

Google AdSense Nonsense

In: Technology

I’ve started using Google AdSense to fill up blank areas on my sites as well as to make a few $$$ to cover hosting and other charges. Here is an interesting email from Google. “It has come to our attention that invalid clicks have been generated on your Google ads, posing a financial risk to our [...]

Bollywood iTunes

In: Fun Times, Technology

An awesome Bollywood version of Apple’s iconic iTunes ads! Dancers are silhouetted against a greenscreen, performing classical Bharat Natyam, Kathak, Indian folk, hip-hop, and modern Bollywood dance. The song used is “Bachna Ae Haseeno” from the movie Bachna Ae Haseeno, starring Ranbir Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, and Bipasha Basu.

Kuwati Police – BMW + GMC

In: Kuwait

When I saw this ad for the Kuwait Police, the only thing that stuck on was BMW & GMC. Looked more like a mini ad for the two.

Nice Chrome Ad

In: Technology

Love this Google Chrome ad. Shows how Chrome kept it simple.

Genki Sushi

In: Kuwait, News

If you happen to be on the Shuhada Street near the Array Center, don’t get alarmed when you see this. I thought it was some kind of prank initially or someone playing around with a fogged window pane. Its the logo for Genki Sushi. Haven’t tried their sushi yet, but their advertising is pretty good.

Sana is now RedTag

In: Kuwait, News

I’m quite sure “Red tag” has been used by a lotta other companies. What I don’t understand is the Apple. “Red Hot” and Apple don’t go together! By the way, they have a great sale going on now.

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