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# Advertising

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Here's how you can prevent ad tracking from happening on your phone
Because not everyone wants their data to be used for advertising purposes.
Here's the Nokia advert that's making people angry on Twitter
A third of ads for financial services 'do not meet guidelines'
A Central Bank survey assessed almost 300 advertisements from 23 different firms.
Ads in breach: Small print from Three, bad coverage from eMobile, indecency from The Wright Venue
In its latest update, the ASAI found 14 ads did not comply with their code.
Brilliant ad redefines what 'like a girl' means, and everyone should watch it
“I wake up in the morning like a girl, because I AM a girl.
This Durex advert for 'female orgasm enhancer' is absolutely excellent
Yes, in case you're wondering that is Moy Park chicken advertising at the World Cup
There’s a little more to it than that though.
Kellogg's agree to axe music from new ad after Kodaline controversy
But the cereal company maintain their song was an “original”.
Canadian recruitment firm apologise for 'Drunken Paddy' newspaper ad
Kiss Me, I’m Irish. *Rolls eyes*
Watch Amazon customers discover genitals for the first time
Just go with it.
This is the Newstalk ad RTÉ refused to carry
It’s all terribly dramatic.
ASAI rules that Paddy Power's controversial Oscar Pistorius ad WAS offensive
The Advertising Standards Agency of Ireland has upheld 65 complaints against the ads which ran in the Sunday Independent and Sunday World.
Google's Q1 earnings disappoint investors as ad prices slip
While the shift away from desktop to smartphone and tablets has had a negative impact on its advertising revenue, Google still remains one of the world’s most profitable companies.
These 17 simple ads are pure genius
Yes, they’re trying to sell us something – but at least they’re being creative about it.
Dan the Lucozade Guy goes gallivanting around Ireland in new ad
Bog-snorkelling, seaweed-bathing, Sandycove-ing…y’know, the usual stuff.
This ingenious 3D newspaper ad will mess with your head
Veet made lots of people angry with this awful ad about hairy legs
The tagline is “Don’t Risk Dudeness”.
These 'inspiring' make-up ads are going viral - by revealing women's real skin
Two women with skin conditions talk about their experiences.
How to get free advertising on TV3 by chancing your arm
Cheeky beggar.
Gmail really, really wants you to look at your promotions tab
The email provider is experimenting with a new grid feature which will turn any marketing emails into picture ads.
Here's the Littlewoods Ireland advert under fire for its portrayal of women
The online store has responded to negative comments around its new TV commercial.
This anti-obesity poster from France is totally unforgettable
Cannot be unseen.
Bizarre new Bavaria advert explains deaths of Elvis, Tupac and Kurt Cobain
It’s very strange.
This mesmerising French ad is the definition of food porn
How to keep your man: 10 sexist vintage ads for All-Bran, Hoovers and more
The golden age of advertising was obsessed by keeping couples together, it seems.
Pepsi's new ad in London is terrifying people at a bus stop
It’s… surprising.
This simple, touching advert will teach you how to find love
This iconic logo will be disappearing from cinemas tomorrow
Take a last look at the Carlton branding iron.
This heart-melting car advert will make any dog lover weep
What? No, we’re not crying.
Poll: Should Paddy Power suspend its Oscar Pistorius bet?
The bookmaker is offering bets on the outcome of the murder trial. Is this a step too far?
Paddy Power withdraws Pistorius ad after it becomes most complained about ever
The bookmakers have been ordered to take down the controversial ad offering odds on the outcome of the Pistorius murder trial.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar reprised one of the greatest athlete movie cameos of all time
The Lakers legend stars in a new ad.
Here's why the Elite Singles advert guy is so terrifying
Seriously. He scares us, and we’re not on his intellectual level.
The new ad for Three in the UK is absolutely brilliant
Prepare to rock.
American Apparel marketing guru coming to Dublin
Ryan Holiday came to prominence as a prankster “media manipulator” and now leads inventive campaigns for the US clothing brand (and yes, sickeningly, he’s only 26).
Nissan know exactly how to advertise to Irish people
They’re speaking our language.
This heartwarming whiskey ad will make you feel feelings
The Reader is fast going viral, for a good reason.
Have you seen the bizarre biscuit ad everyone's talking about?
If you like a lot of puppy on your biscuit…
Google avoids major fine by striking deal with EU regulators
If the deal isn’t approved, Google could risk being fined up to $5 billion, or ten per cent of its annual worldwide turnover, by the EU.