Someone at Google has been watching "Mad Men."
For whenever the company gets itself into a spot of bother, it turns, like cigarette companies of old, to traditional advertising.
After a touchingly devilish week in which Google attempted to force-feed Google+ to the socially overstuffed masses and overstepped the boundaries of commercial enthusiasm in Kenya, the company wants to make everyone feel safer online.
So, as the Los Angeles Times reveals it, Google is spending tens of millions of dollars on its new BFF: ads.
Yes, moldy-worldy ads, even more traditional than the TV spots that try to encourage the whole world … Read more