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Creator of the Internet pop-up ad apologizes for 'hated tool'

In a mea culpa written for the Atlantic magazine, Ethan Zuckerman explains why he devised the infamous pop-up ad and offers his apologies to the Internet community.

By August 15, 2014

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Facebook Home ad has your friends popping up everywhere

The first two adverts for the freshly unveiled Facebook Home have aired, and they're about as different to each other as you can get.

By April 8, 2013

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Google's Nexus 7 tablet pops up in rare home-page ad

Google is actually touting a product on its home page, which is traditionally free of advertisements.

By August 28, 2012

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Microsoft Surface street art ads pop up in NYC

Street art ads spotted around New York City appear to tout Microsoft's Surface, though so far the company is mum about their appearance.

By August 24, 2012

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Mystery HP tablet pops up in ad for second time in three weeks

The device has a different rear design than anything the company has launched so far, but that doesn't mean it exists and will eventually launch.

By August 6, 2012

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Windows 8 pops up on Amazon

The retail giant's U.K. Web site offers a peek at the various packages of Windows 8, including one geared for the European market.

By October 10, 2012

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Android could allow mobile ad or phishing pop-ups

Developers could sneak annoying pop-up ads or phishing attacks into mobile apps via design flaw in Android, according to researchers.

By August 6, 2011

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Google ads may hint at Nexus 6, Nexus 9

Can you spot animated versions of the Nexus 6 phone and Nexus 9 tablet in the new promo videos from Google?

By October 14, 2014

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Microsoft, Washington state sue over 'scareware' pop-up ads

Lawsuits allege companies duped consumers into downloading fake scanning software and paying for software they don't need to fix computer problems they don't have.

By September 29, 2008

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Pinterest starts displaying ads from Gap, Target, Kraft, and more

The social network for scrapbookers pops “promoted pins,” aka paid advertising, into users' search results and category feeds.

By May 12, 2014