Visit the New Technabob Shop!Get Technabob in Your Mailbox! Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:

Come On Guys, Give iPad Head Girl’s Face a Swipe

by Hazel Chua

Guys are difficult to target when it comes to ads. One of the best ways to get their attention is to plaster a really pretty (or sexy) woman beside the target product, but sometimes, even that doesn’t work.

Another is to get a pretty lady to walk around a New York park with an iPad for a head.

ipad_girl

You didn’t read that line wrong: this girl has not one, but four iPad’s for a face. Wouldn’t you stare at her too, if you saw her casually strolling around in the park and finally settling down on a bench to read a book? (I doubt she’s really reading, though. I mean, come on, she may be iPad Head Girl, but even she doesn’t have X-ray vision.)

This was actually a clever marketing ploy by Hearst Publishing to promote Cosmo for Guys. To be honest, I’d give iPad Head Girl’s face a swipe or two as well, even though I’m a girl and not part of the target group for the stunt.

YouTube Preview Image

It took a while before a guy really did go up to IHG and swiped her face for good measure, only to be treated to several pages of content from the Cosmo for Guys magazine. You go, IHG!

[via Dvice]




Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

Our Latest & Greatest Posts...

The X-files LEGO Set That Almost Was

The X-files LEGO Set That Almost Was

KFC Announces Bucket of Fried Chicken That Prints Polaroids

KFC Announces Bucket of Fried Chicken That Prints Polaroids

Robot Mouse Randomly Moves & Clicks While Online: Stumbleupon, Analog Edition

Robot Mouse Randomly Moves & Clicks While Online: Stumbleupon, Analog Edition

She-Hulk Statuette Is Green and Statuesque

She-Hulk Statuette Is Green and Statuesque

Bathe (and Work) Anywhere with This Inflatable Bathtub

Bathe (and Work) Anywhere with This Inflatable Bathtub

Win Prizes in the Technabob Shop

More from Awesomer Media...

The Awesomer Logo MightyMega Logo 95octane Logo
discussion by