The beer industry may dominate in the ‘almost-peed-my-pants’ funny commercials front, but the technology sector is also a formidable player in that field.
From commercials with John Cleese comparing a computer and a fish to Microsoft CEO zealously flogging a Windows operating system, techies would have made some hilarious commercials. Who would have thought tech geeks had a wicked sense of humour?
ARN delved into the annals of history to dig up some of the (intentionally or unintentionally) funniest tech ads ever made.
Intel ‘Rock Star’
Self-deprecating humour is a tool employed by a lot of comedians and Intel took it up a notch with its ad showing a bunch of geeky Intel staff swooning over the co-inventor of the USB like he was Brad Pitt.
Man farts in lift
A creative way to sell ringtones.