Advertising standards authority

03.02.12
Apple wins ad standards conflict over Siri in the UK
03.02.12

Apple wins ad standards conflict over Siri in the UK

When the iPhone 4S and Siri first arrived in the UK last October, carrier Vodafone created a websit...

By S. Sande,   03.02.12
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09.14.11
UK's Advertising Standards Authority rules iPhone 4 is thinnest
09.14.11

UK's Advertising Standards Authority rules iPhone 4 is thinnest

Apple has gained another victory over Samsung, though this one has nothing to do with patents....

By Michael Grothaus,   09.14.11
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08.24.11
UK Advertising Authority smacks Motorola for misleading Atrix advert (video)
08.24.11

UK Advertising Authority smacks Motorola for misleading Atrix advert (video)

Oh dear. Remember Motorola's advert claiming the Atrix was the "world's most powerful smartphon...

By D. Cooper,   08.24.11
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07.28.11
UK Advertising Authority takes issue with Atrix's 'world's most powerful smartphone' status
07.28.11

UK Advertising Authority takes issue with Atrix's 'world's most powerful smartphone' status

Just about every day we're treated to claims of a device being the "world's first" or "world's bi...

By T. Stevens,   07.28.11
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08.21.10
UK authority bans Xbox 360 game ad for using PS3 footage (video)
08.21.10

UK authority bans Xbox 360 game ad for using PS3 footage (video)

It's a well-known fact that the Xbox 360 version of Final Fantasy XIII can't hold a candle to the o...

By Sean Hollister,   08.21.10
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09.02.09
Truth in advertising prevails in UK, Samsung to re-word 'LED TV' ads
09.02.09

Truth in advertising prevails in UK, Samsung to re-word 'LED TV' ads

Turns out it's not only us HD geeks that were irked by Samsung's ad-speak pitching LED-backlit LCDs...

By Steven Kim,   09.02.09
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07.29.09
Apple wins fight in U.K. over iPhone v Android claims
07.29.09

Apple wins fight in U.K. over iPhone v Android claims

The U.K. advertising watchdog, the Advertising Standards Authority, says Apple is correct when it cl...

By Mel Martin,   07.29.09
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02.12.09
Microsoft Xbox video marketplace ad banned for being misleading
02.12.09

Microsoft Xbox video marketplace ad banned for being misleading

Apple isn't the only one to run afoul of the UK's Advertising Standards Authority, now that one of...

By R. Lawler,   02.12.09
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