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Peyton Manning (L) stars in a commercial for NFL Mobile (Screenshot), while Tom Brady does the same for UGGs (Screenshot).

Felger & Mazz: Brady Loses To Manning Everytime — In Popularity Contests

Mike Felger and Tony Massarotti feel like Peyton Manning’s off-field persona makes people judge him more favorably on the field.

98.5 The Sports Hub–10/29/2014

Roger Goodell  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Jones: Are Advertisers About To Abandon The NFL?

Major sponsors are pressuring the NFL into action, but will they actually pull the plug?

98.5 The Sports Hub–09/17/2014

Fenway Park.

Corporate Advertisers Sticking With Red Sox Despite Early Season Struggles

The Boston Red Sox could be called the Teflon baseball team, at least in terms of corporate sponsorships.

05/25/2012

Sen. Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren (Brown photo by Jim Lo Scalzo/CBS via Getty Images)

Brown, Warren Wage E-Mail War

Republican U.S. Sen. Scott Brown and his chief Democratic rival, Elizabeth Warren, have vowed to fight attack ads on television, radio and the Internet, but in their emailed appeals to supporters, the two routinely portray each other in the harshest light possible.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/28/2012

Scanning a QR Code with a smart phone will unlock information.

Hackers Use QR Codes To Hijack Smartphones

Experts are now warning if you are not careful, QR codes could get you into trouble.

12/26/2011

Roof deck of the new Legal Harborside in Boston

New Legal Seafoods Ad Draws Criticism From Greenpeace

Greenpeace USA says the new advertisements by Legal Seafoods are degrading.

09/13/2011

MBTA Bus (File)

MBTA Considers GPS-Triggered Audio Ads On Buses

The MBTA is considering selling audio ads on its buses that would be triggered by GPS.

07/06/2011

prescriptions

Curious About Drug Ads

I’m curious if drug advertisers have to mention the possible adverse side affects of taking a particular medication. If yes, who requires that to be done? If I am snacking in front of the TV, I really don’t enjoy hearing some of the things that might happen if I take a medication (vomiting, etc.). – Linda, Woburn

WBZ-TV–04/20/2011

(credit: PATRIK STOLLARZ/AFP/Getty Images)

New Front In The War On Tobacco

A new tactic in the war on tobacco.

11/10/2010

(credit: thefreedomtrail.org)

Fact Checking Governor Candidate’s Ads

In the race for Governor, there are several claims being made for and against each candidate. Not all of them pass the straight face test.

10/27/2010

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