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The Zooey Deschanel effect

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The iPhone's "buzz" got a bump after Apple started using celebrities in its Siri ads Click to enlarge. Source: YouGov Deschanel with iPhone FORTUNE -- Some purists used the fact that Apple (AAPL) had replaced the always appealing but generally anonymous faces in its TV ads with a couple of Hollywood...
The Zooey Deschanel effect

Save Helpless Faraway Africans From The Comfort Of Your Armchair!

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Wow. I never dreamed that I’d have a legitimate excuse to write a TechCrunch post about Joseph Kony, the crazed Ugandan warlord whose Lord’s Resistance Army has been a pet obsession of mine for some years now. The first draft of my thriller set mostly in Uganda and the Congo...
Save Helpless Faraway Africans From The Comfort Of Your Armchair!

Zooey Deschanel oozes nerdy allure for Sprint's iPhone

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Having earlier seen Samuel L. Jackson shill with Siri for Verizon, now Zooey Deschanel brings out her beautiful nerdiness to help sell the Sprint iPhone 4S. It seems, though, that both stars will be used for both carriers. [Read more]...
Zooey Deschanel oozes nerdy allure for Sprint's iPhone

First Look: 'True Blood' Star Heats Up 'New Girl'

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"New Girl" is celebrating Valentine's Day with a bloody good guest star: "True Blood" star Ryan Kwanten. In the Feb. 14 episode of "New Girl," appropriately titled "Valentine's Day," Jess (Zooey Deschanel) and her roommates head out to the bar to help Jess find a no-strings-attached hookup. It's her first...
First Look: 'True Blood' Star Heats Up 'New Girl'

Apple's Newest Ad: If Only Via FaceTime

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A proto-Zooey Deschanel on an iPad Mini, accompanying herself adorably on the ukulele, sings “I’ll Be Home For Christmas” to a grandfatherly dude (on a full-sized iPad) via FaceTime in Apple’s latest commercial. There’s no last-minute shopping promo — beyond the subtle message that Minis are for kids — just...
Apple's Newest Ad: If Only Via FaceTime

Another celeb iPhone commercial, this time from Zooey Deschanel

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Following Samuel L Jackson’s iPhone commercial, Zooey Deschanel gets in on the action....
Another celeb iPhone commercial, this time from Zooey Deschanel

With 12M+ Downloads, Scan Launches Scan-to-gram, A New Way To Follow People On Instagram

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Three guys from Provo, Utah set out on a mission to make QR codes, those boring pixellated, black-and-white squares come alive — in other words, to extend their functionality by turning them into realworld “like,” “follow,” and “buy” buttons. And it’s been working. In February, Scan closed a seed funding...
With 12M+ Downloads, Scan Launches Scan-to-gram, A New Way To Follow People On Instagram
Apple taps Samuel L. Jackson and Zooey Deschanel for new iPhone 4S campaign

Stylecaster and Etsy Unite to Bring High Fashion to the Masses

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A shot from the Stylecaster/Etsy photoshoot in DUMBO. Stylecaster, the community-driven fashion platform, has teamed up with the Internet's answer to Zooey Deschanel, Etsy, to help bring accessible fashion to the masses. The two NYC-based companies collaborated on a photoshoot near Etsy's HQ at Dewey's Candy Store in painfully hip Dumbo....
Stylecaster and Etsy Unite to Bring High Fashion to the Masses

10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AAPL, GOOG, GRPN, MSFT, ZNGA, RIMM)

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Good morning! Here's the news: Zooey Deschanel is the latest celebrity to appear in an Apple commercial. The "revolutionary" Apple product that comes out in 8 months isn't what you think it is. Groupon makes an acquisition to "build something new." What is Windows RT and where did it get...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AAPL, GOOG, GRPN, MSFT, ZNGA, RIMM)

Purported TV-caption slipup pegs Zooey Deschanel as alleged Boston bomber

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In what might be one of the more unfortunate closed-captioning snafus of recent years, a Twitter user posts a photo of what he says is a Fox affiliate mistakenly presenting the heart-object of certain nerds as suspect No. 2. [Read more]...
Purported TV-caption slipup pegs Zooey Deschanel as alleged Boston bomber

Apple Running New Celebrity iPhone 4S/Siri TV Ads Featuring John Malkovich

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Apple has begun running a new television ad for the iPhone 4S and Siri featuring actor John Malkovich. This comes after a pair of celebrity ads started running last month with Samuel L. Jackson and Zooey Deschanel. The celebrity ads scored very well with viewers, registering higher scores from advertising...
Apple Running New Celebrity iPhone 4S/Siri TV Ads Featuring John Malkovich

Apple's Celebrity iPhone 4S Ads Score Well with Viewers

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Advertising tracking firm Ace Metrix today shared its data on viewer reactions to Apple's new celebrity iPhone 4S ads featuring Siri and starring Samuel L. Jackson and Zooey Deschanel. The new ads are registering well with consumers, generating scores higher than any other iPhone 4S ad released so far this...
Apple's Celebrity iPhone 4S Ads Score Well with Viewers

A 60-Second History Of Celebrity Apple Ads [VIDEO]

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Apple recently unveiled two commercials featuring Zooey Deschanel and Samuel L. Jackson hawking Siri and the iPhone 4S. From Jeff Goldblum ranting about email to Samuel L. Jackson making gazpacho, Apple has quite the history of turning to big-name (and often quirky) celebrities to star in their ads. Watch our quick 60-second...
A 60-Second History Of Celebrity Apple Ads [VIDEO]

This iPhone Ad With Samuel L. Jackson Is Amazingly Great (AAPL)

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Zooey Deschanel isn't the only celebrity to sling for Apple. Here's a relaxed Samuel L. Jackson using Siri to make some gazpacho. It's a fantastic ad, but we still don't think people want to talk to their phones. Please follow SAI on Twitter and Facebook.Join the conversation about this story...
This iPhone Ad With Samuel L. Jackson Is Amazingly Great (AAPL)

Guess Who Appears In The Newest Apple Commercial? (AAPL)

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Zooey Deschanel is the latest celebrity to appear in an Apple commercial as her quirky self. Watch: Please follow SAI on Twitter and Facebook.Join the conversation about this story »See Also:Here's How Apple Could Give The New iPhone A Bigger Screen While Keeping The Actual Phone The Same SizeHere's Why...
Guess Who Appears In The Newest Apple Commercial? (AAPL)

Zooey Deschanel to play the first computer programmer | Filmonic

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Zooey Deschanel to play the first computer programmer | Filmonic

Sorry Apple, Data Shows Samsung Had The Best Phone Ad Of The Year So Far

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As the battle between Samsung and Apple rages on, the audience has spoken. According to Ace Matrix, Americans think that the February spot introducing the Galaxy Note is the best phone ad of the year. But there's some consolation for Apple fans. Although Samsung's recent ad that bashed the iPhone...
Sorry Apple, Data Shows Samsung Had The Best Phone Ad Of The Year So Far

Hey! Famous People Like Apple, Too!

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You feel a little funny talking at your Siri. But you shouldn’t, because Zooey Deschanel and Samuel L. Jackson do it. OK. So maybe you still a little funny, and/or like a self-parody. But an Apple ad is an Apple ad, so we will dutifully catalog it here. As many...
Hey! Famous People Like Apple, Too!

Google's first US prime time Nexus 4 ad, airing during the Grammys, is all about Google Now

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Google has posted details of its first US prime time TV advert for the Nexus 4 smartphone, which is airing during the commercial breaks for the Grammy Awards show. The ad spot focuses almost entirely on Google Now, showing clearer than ever that the service is Google’s key emphasis for mobile,...
Google's first US prime time Nexus 4 ad, airing during the Grammys, is all about Google Now

Martin Scorsese does Siri commercial in NYC cab

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Fourth in Apple’s line of Apple’s popular Siri commercials, Martin Scorsese (via MacRumors) follows Samuel L. Jackson, Zooey Deschanel, and a pair of stinkers with John Malkovich. Scorsese is found in his natural environment – on the streets of Manhattan in the back of a cab.  I believe this...
Martin Scorsese does Siri commercial in NYC cab

It's iPhone's 5th Birthday: Here Are Its 5 Most Viral Videos Ever

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It's hard to believe the iPhone has only been around for five years. To celebrate its fifth birthday, Unruly Media created a list of the iPhone's most viral ads ever, based on how many people liked the video enough to share it with their friends in social media. There's no...
It's iPhone's 5th Birthday: Here Are Its 5 Most Viral Videos Ever

Samuel L. Jackson, Zooey Deschanel promote Apple’s iPhone 4S

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Apple has never been big on adding star power to its ad campaigns, but a new series of spots has put its iPhone 4S in conversations with actor Samuel L. Jackson and “New Girl” star Zooey Deschanel. The spots are a departure for Apple, which tends to concentrate on how...
Samuel L. Jackson, Zooey Deschanel promote Apple’s iPhone 4S

Actually, Nokia Has The Best Smartphone Commercial You'll See Today (NOK, MSFT)

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We loved Apple's Siri commercial starring Samuel L. Jackson. However, we could've done without the Zooey Deschanel one. But Nokia's commercial for the Lumia 900 Windows Phone actually made us chuckle. It's part of Nokia's massive campaign for its new flagship phone and it's really, really good. Don't Miss: Should...
Actually, Nokia Has The Best Smartphone Commercial You'll See Today (NOK, MSFT)

watched 500 Days of Summer (2009, 86%) http://rottentomatoes.com/m/500_days_of_summer, a movie I missed at 2009 Sundance. Nice to finally see it. Zooey Deschanel reminds me of my cousin Susan - a darling.

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watched 500 Days of Summer (2009, 86%) http://rottentomatoes.com/m/500_days_of_summer, a movie I missed at 2009 Sundance. Nice to finally see it. Zooey Deschanel reminds me of my cousin Susan - a darling.

Samsung's Tablet Ads Are CRUSHING iPad Spots

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New analytics by Ace Metrix reveals that when it comes to tablet ads, the iPad has nothing on the Samsung Galaxy Note. In fact, Apple didn't even make the list of the 10 Most Effective Tablet Ads of 2012 to Date. Samsung took up six spots, including the top three...
Samsung's Tablet Ads Are CRUSHING iPad Spots

Siri takes a star turn

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Samuel L. Jackson and Zooey Deschanel signal a shift in Apple's marketing strategy Deschanel with iPhone As anyone who has lived with an iPhone 4S for more than a few weeks can tell you, its voice-activated personal assistant can be -- to put it kindly -- a little flaky. But Siri...
Siri takes a star turn

Samuel L. Jackson and Siri Star in New iPhone 4S Commercial (Update: Zooey Deschanel Too)

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As noted by The Next Web, U.S. carrier Verizon Wireless aired a new iPhone 4S commercial featuring actor Samuel L. Jackson and Siri, the company’s virtual assistant for the iPhone 4S. Remarkably similar to Apple’s own ads in terms of style and message, the ad places Siri front and center,...
Samuel L. Jackson and Siri Star in New iPhone 4S Commercial (Update: Zooey Deschanel Too)

The Best Zingers Mocking Apple's Cheesy New Ad Campaign

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The new Apple ads that’ve debuted during the Olympics are, shall we say, pretty tone deaf. Zooey Deschanel advertising Siri was bad enough. Don Draper probably would slap a copywriter in the face for pitching this “Apple genius helps clueless customers in distress” concept. For example: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0LyIwJgQlsc&feature=player_embedded The response has...
The Best Zingers Mocking Apple's Cheesy New Ad Campaign

DATA: Apple's Ads For Siri May Be More Useful Than The App Itself

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Apple's new Siri campaign featuring Samuel L. Jackson and Zooey Deschanel is proving to be highly effective amongst young adults, even though the buzz on Siri among those same adults is that the robotic voice app isn't that useful. According to data from YouGov's Brand Index, amongst 18- to 34-year-olds...
DATA: Apple's Ads For Siri May Be More Useful Than The App Itself
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