The 20 strangest celebrity tech endorsements

Celebrities and technology don't always go hand in hand. Just look to these 20 odd endorsements for the proof.

By , ITworld |  Business, advertising, Marketing

15. John Lennon for OLPC

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File this one under "just plain wrong": In 2008, the One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) foundation used John Lennon's likeness to promote its organization's laptop donation program. The group went as far as to hire a voice-over actor and manipulate old video footage to make it seem like Lennon himself was actually delivering the ad.

Imagine really bad judgment. It isn't hard to do...

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