Microsoft released a new commercial that shows some of the tweaks made in Windows 8.1. What’s particularly interesting is that Windows 8.1 is wisely not mentioned in the ad. Consumers are confused enough and don’t need even more distractions. The Next Web have pointed out that the video’s description on Youtube has the...

Another promo video from Microsoft about the new line of Surface tablets. This one is a lot less artsy than the previous one today (Thank God). What do you guys think about this?

Microsoft have released a new commercial for the new Surface line of tablets. Coined “Meet the new Surface”, the commercial is an artsy one that is pretty standard fare showing the new tablets and introducing some of the features. You can check it out above. What do you...

Windows Blue may almost be here, well, almost, but Microsoft is obviously thinking the big picture as far as its marketing efforts are concerned. The software titan continues to roll out new ads to promote its latest operating system. This time the company has put up a new video, called “Windows Everywhere” which once...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tr3dFSzh1yU I got asked about this one so I’ll post it here. I don’t like this commercial because it absolutely violates all the rules of marketing a business device. The Surface Pro is meant to be a “real” device that people can get work done on. The hip hop and break dancing demographic is...

  At an event in Las Vegas this weekend, Microsoft’s Panos Panay premiered the new Jon Chu Microsoft Surface Pro ad. He unveiled the new Surface Pro TV ad. Airing during tonight’s Grammy awards, the ad features beatboxers, breakdancing, and all manner of meaningless fodder, similar to the previous Surface ad. See for...

The release of Windows 8 and the Surface lineup of tablets towards the end of last year was one of the most important events for Microsoft in recent memory. And for its part, the Redmond giant spared no expense to promote both products. With nearly $1.5 billion set aside for marketing, Microsoft made sure everyone got...

Windows 8 ad Party The fourth and final Microsoft Windows 8 video I am putting out tonight. It’s called Windows 8 Party and once again, young people…

Windows 8 ad Parkour Yet another Microsoft Windows 8 ad. Lots of young people outdoors having fun, skateboarding etc.. Here it is..  

Microsoft will air it’s first ad for its Surface tablet this evening in the United States. The ad will air during Monday Night Football on ESPN. The Surface campaign is the second ad in the sequence after the Windows 8 Countdown commercials. This marks the next step in Microsoft’s marketing blitz — which will reportedly...