Watch the Weekend's New TV Ads From Budweiser, Target, Cadillac and More

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, 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, Budweiser wants you to "round up your #HolidayBuds," while Geico serves up a too-literal genie as part of its continuing series of "Did you know...?" spots. And Target presents its own playful, brightly colored take on "Alice in Wonderland" in its latest holiday-themed commercial.

Today's TV Ad Highlights
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New Releases
Top new ads recently aired on national TV
Budweiser: Round Up Your #HolidayBuds Budweiser: Round Up Your #HolidayBuds
Network: FOX
Show: College Football
Primetime Airing: Nov. 1, 8:01 pm EST
Target: Alice in Marshmallow Land Target: Alice in Marshmallow Land
Network: CBS
Show: Madam Secretary
Prime-time Airing: Nov. 2, 8:39 pm EST
GEICO: Genies GEICO: Genies
Network: Lifetime Movie Network
Show: Do You Know Me
Airing Date: Nov. 1, 6:17 am EST
Cadillac: Holiday Spirit Cadillac: Holiday Spirit
Network: ABC
Show: College Football
Prime-time Airing: Nov. 1, 10:21 pm EST
Foot Locker: 2014 TCS NYC Marathon Foot Locker: 2014 TCS NYC Marathon
Network: ESPN2
Show: 2014 TCS New York City Marathon
Airing Date: Nov. 2, 6:07 am EST
Most Engaging
Top ads by SpotShare for the past 7 days
Activision: Discover Your Power Activision: Discover Your Power
Online Views: 13,294,290
Social Actions: 114,013
SpotShare: 11.29%
Nike: Together Nike: Together
Online Views: 3,453,426
Social Actions: 136,938
SpotShare: 7.78%
Beats Audio: Ain't No Game Beats Audio: Ain't No Game
Online Views: 421,083
Social Actions: 41,192
SpotShare: 2.06%
Dodge: Brothers: John vs. Horace Dodge: Brothers: John vs. Horace
Online Views: 1,202,918
Social Actions: 21,897
SpotShare: 1.54%
Southwest Airlines: Wedding Season Dance Party Southwest Airlines: Wedding Season Dance Party
Online Views: 36,991
Social Actions: 27,487
SpotShare: 1.33%

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