Tech and DIY-inspired ads for 2007

Tech and DIY-inspired ads for 2007

MAKE editor and publisher Dale Dougherty has had his list of favorite tech and DIY-inspired ads from 2007 posted on Boing Boing.

Here is an end-of-year list of ads that reflect DIY inspiration, a geek sensibility, or simply had a sense of humor tuned to the tech world. There’s some irony in this list of somewhat traditional TV ads spots. I saw only one or two of these ads on TV. All of the ads are found on YouTube and I’ve found most of them because someone sent me a link. So I’ll call this a list of: Top Tech Ads Not Necessarily Seen on TV in 2007.

Top tech ads not necessarily seen on TV in 2007 – Link

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Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. His free weekly-ish maker tips newsletter can be found at

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