Colin Kaepernick ‘Dream Crazy’ Ad Wins Nike an Emmy

When Colin Kaepernick starred in a brash Nike ad campaign last fall, it featured all of…

Toronto Raptors Introduce Branded Hijabs

The Toronto Raptors have introduced a new line of team-branded hijabs in an effort to be…

Deliveroo Ad Implying Delivery Anywhere (Even Space) Is Banned in U.K.

LONDON — A cyclist pedals furiously in space with only one mission: delivering a sushi order…

Popular YouTube Toy Review Channel Accused of Blurring Lines for Ads

Can young viewers tell the difference between advertisements and product reviews on the popular YouTube channel…

Sports Betting Has Arrived to Transform the N.F.L. Or Not.

The N.F.L.’s centennial season begins Thursday, an anniversary the league has already begun celebrating. Some observers…

Cooler, Farther and Less Crowded: The Rise of ‘Undertourism’

The hike to Hanging Lake, just east of Glenwood Springs, Colo., is short and steep, rising…

Facebook Tightens Rules on Verifying Political Advertisers

Facebook on Wednesday said it was strengthening how it verifies which groups and people place political…

Johnson & Johnson’s Brand Falters Over Its Role in the Opioid Crisis

In the 1980s, Johnson & Johnson needed a reliable supply of opium for a popular product,…

Cadillac’s Last Stand? Storied Brand Aims (Again) for Revival

DETROIT — Few American brand names have ever achieved the stature of Cadillac, which was once…

Hotels Have Piled On the Brands. In a Downturn, That Could Be a Problem.

Moxy and Motto. Autograph, Avid and Alila. Edition, Element and Even. Big hotel management companies have…

Welcome to McDonald’s. Would You Like a Podcast With Those Fries?

The hit NPR podcast “Serial” was the audio investigation that launched a thousand true-crime dramas, inspiring…

Facebook’s New Tool Lets You See Which Apps and Websites Tracked You

SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook has built an extensive network of tracking technology outside of its core…

How Flat Earthers Nearly Derailed a Space Photo Book

A highly engaged group of conspiracy theorists can override a fact-based endeavor’s internet ads. This was…

Useless Dads and Placid Women: U.K. Bans 2 Ads Over Sexist Stereotypes

LONDON — Two television ads have been banned in Britain under new rules against harmful gender…

Ads Pitching CBD as a Cure-All Are Everywhere. Oversight Hasn’t Kept Up.

Scientists at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Va., were concerned when a young man contacted their…