AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon, Google all put out ads for the Super Bowl - watch them here
Quite often, the game is the launch point for entirely new ad campaigns. Last year, Samsung had a funny pre-game and main event commercials, poking fun of all the legal challenges and other drama that has been marking time for the conglomerate.
This year, Microsoft let loose a really cool ad triumphing the virtues of technology. T-Mobile, in its gregarious fashion, got into the mix along with its MetroPCS brand with several ads.
With a little less exposure, ads placed by the rest of the gang in the mobile space were present too. It could be argued that a couple of them were not as edgy as some might expect for the Super Bowl, but they were informative and entertaining. AT&T showed off Beats Music in a couple ads, one of which starred Ellen DeGeneres. Beats Music on AT&T allows unlimited access for a family up to five lines and ten devices for only $15 per month.
Verizon played the map game. Google had a couple quick ads showing off Google Play. Sprint showcased its new "Framily" plan, which allows multiple people to be part of the same plan for a reduced line rate, yet bill lines separately.
So if you missed them during the game, slide through the selection below and tell us which one you liked the best.
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Super Bowl Commercials in 2014
1. AT&T Beats Music with Ellen
2. AT&T Beats Music
3. Sprint Framily Plan
4. Another Sprint Framily Plan
5. T-Mobile's LTE speeds
6. T-Mobile will do you favor
7. Tim Tebow and T-Mobile
8. Google Play
9. Verizon and the map game
10. MetroPCS. Period.
1. GeekMovement (Posts: 1499; Member since: 09 Sep 2011)
So... I heard that the Seattle Seahawks won.
2. Sauce (unregistered)
I thought the Yankees won
7. Jeradiah3 (Posts: 963; Member since: 11 Feb 2010)
REALLY?? how can you not know who won lol. Obviously, "GeekMovement" and "Sauce" are the "Big Bang Theory" nerds lmbo
5. bugsbunny00 (Posts: 889; Member since: 07 Jun 2013)
the seahawks had no chance giving broncos a chance..feel sorry for broncos.
6. PAPINYC (Posts: 2186; Member since: 30 Jul 2011)
Those commercials were as pathetically stupid as that "game". The only truth in the entire lot was the Verizon Maps game; the rest were utter rubbish and so false-to-fact that it made the Chili Peppers' performance look good.
8. downphoenix (Posts: 2267; Member since: 19 Jun 2010)
T-Mobile ones were the best without a doubt. Te