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Every bad Apple, Microsoft, and Google ad is skewered in this perfect parody video

All these tech commercials are pretty bad

Above: All these tech commercials are pretty bad

Image Credit: Screenshot via Sean Ludwig/VentureBeat

We’ve all seen commercials from Apple, Microsoft, Google, and other big tech players that feature a diverse cast with different jobs using smartphones, PCs, or other new gadgets.

Well, thanks to College Humor, we can now see how all of these tired tropes are used in a single video. The clip perfectly shows how predictable and nonsensical some of those advertisements can be.

Some key tropes? Jump cuts, indie rock songs, young creative professionals, words taken out of context, emotional moments, soldiers, cute children, and logos without text.

Check out the clever video below.


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