TVNewser TVSpy LostRemote SocialTimes AllFacebook FishbowlNY FishbowlDC PRNewser 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily

Tuesday Morning Stir

-Publicis Kaplan Thaler has created a rather timely spot called “The Power of Dad” for Oral-B (above).

-Engine-owned creative agency Partners Andrews Aldridge has hired Wunderman alum Erminia Blackden as strategy director.

-Japanese company SoftBank has upped its takeover offer for Sprint to $21.6 billion. Your move, Dish. link

-Ahead of Cannes, Droga5 NY has launched a campaign for Spotify called #60inspirations, which asks 10 notable names ranging from Bob Greenberg to John Legend to each list six songs that inspire their creativity. link

-According to eMarketer, desktop advertising will peak in 2014 as more spending goes to mobile advertising. link

Mediabistro Course

Online Production for Writers and Editors

Online Production for Writers and EditorsStarting October 30, learn how translate your written work into multi-dimensional and editorially relevant digital content! In this course you'll learn how to navigate a CMS, crop, resize, and optimize photos, create graphics, enhance static text through HTML/CSS, and measure the effectiveness of your content using analytics. Register now!