Cisco Promises to Deliver the 'Last Traffic Jam'

Plus, the Five Most Engaging Spots Right Now

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Every weekday, we bring you the Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots, new and trending TV commercials tracked by iSpot.tv, a company that catalogs, tags and measures activity around TV ads in real time. The New Releases here ran on TV for the first time yesterday. The Most Engaging ads are showing sustained social heat, ranked by SpotShare scores reflecting the percent of digital activity associated with each one over the past week. See the methodology here.

Among the new releases, Cisco starts to brand the 'Internet of Everything,' offering a dystopian vision of the present -- and a few hints of a connected future. And Xfinity taps clips of the Disney of yore to promote its on-demand service.

Today's TV Ad Highlights
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New Releases
Top new ads recently aired on national TV
Cisco: The Internet of Everything: The Last Traffic Jam Cisco: The Internet of Everything: The Last Traffic Jam
Network: CNN
Show: Anderson Cooper 360
Primetime Airing: Jan. 13, 8:22 pm ET
Outback Steakhouse: Three Course Meal Outback Steakhouse: Three Course Meal
Network: CBS
Show: NCIS
Primetime Airing: Jan. 13, 8:07 pm ET
Barrett-Jackson: Details Barrett-Jackson: Details
Network: Velocity
Show: Barrett-Jackson Live
Primetime Airing: Jan. 13, 8:07 pm ET
Yamaha Motor Corp: Best Drive Yamaha Motor Corp: Best Drive
Network: Golf
Show: Tin Cup
Primetime Airing: Jan. 13, 10:35 pm ET
XFINITY On Demand: Free Disney XFINITY On Demand: Free Disney
Network: Cartoon Network
Show: Steven Universe
Airing Date: Jan. 13, 2:28 pm ET
Most Engaging
Top ads by SpotShare for the past 7 days
Netflix: House of Cards: Season Three Netflix: House of Cards: Season Three
Online Views: 2,817,214
Social Actions: 122,455
SpotShare: 6.53%
Supercell: Hog Rider 2.0 Supercell: Hog Rider 2.0
Online Views: 3,797,113
Social Actions: 16,166
SpotShare: 2.27%
McDonald's: Signs McDonald's: Signs
Online Views: 2,132,657
Social Actions: 21,259
SpotShare: 1.80%
McDonald's: Archenemies McDonald's: Archenemies
Online Views: 2,383,184
Social Actions: 15,729
SpotShare: 1.67%
Supercell: Flight of the Barbarian Supercell: Flight of the Barbarian
Online Views: 2,227,782
Social Actions: 11,602
SpotShare: 1.43%

As always, you can find out more about the best commercials on TV at Ad Age's Creativity.

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