sdw at lig.net
Mon Oct 5 22:54:12 PDT 2009
Ken Ganshirt @ Yahoo wrote:
> --- On Mon, 10/5/09, Adam L Beberg <beberg at mithral.com> wrote:
>> Half the people on this list were doing that stuff in the
>> 90's, including me. Cloud is a marketing model, not a
>> technology. Just Google is an ad company and any technology
>> they decide to buy is just collateral damage (I've yet to
>> see any data that convinces me that ads work at all on
>> Gen-X+ humans)
> Forget Gen-X+. I'm over 60 and I've got filters so tight my response if someone asks is: "What ad?"
Good luck with that.
You did catch the Microsoft patent for CAPTCHAs / HIPs for embedding the
pattern in an ad?
Not to mention that TV ads now are often more entertaining than the
shows they interrupt.
I think that it's odd that you have to work so hard to find things when
you want them, when companies work so hard to get you ads when you don't
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