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Friday Odds and Ends

-Doritos’ “Crash the Super Bowl” campaign returns, this time with not only a $1 million prize at stake but a chance to work with Marvel on the set of Avengers: Age of Ultron. link; link

-A handful of young NBA stars including Wizards guard John Wall and Paul George of the Indiana Pacers take center stage in Goodby’s new “Big is On” campaign (above).

-Digital agency Metia has launched four Windows 8 apps for the Automobile Association’s UK Lifestyle guide series. link

-London direct/digital agency Partners Andrews Aldridge has been appointed as CRM agency for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution.

-What can marketers learn from Banksy? link

-Business Insider tells the tale of Twitter’s “wild ride” from its beginnings to IPO. link

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