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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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Ad sales slump but Yahoo promises an Alibaba payday

CEO Marissa Mayer tells investors they'll share in half the proceeds from Alibaba's blockbuster IPO. Yahoo also plans on holding on to a larger stake in the Chinese e-commerce firm than previously reported.

By July 15, 2014

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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

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Google Glass mocked mercilessly in bank ad

The regional First Bank tries to imagine what would happen if every member of a family wore Google Glass. It isn't pretty.

By April 26, 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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Chrome extension turns ads into social media feeds

The Post Forward extension for Chrome replaces some ads with your Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter feed.

By March 17, 2014

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BlackBerry promises no ads on BBM chat

Sponsored content will pop up in BBM Channels, but BlackBerry says it won't interfere with actual chats.

By March 5, 2014

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Tablet Tuesday: Get a Kindle Fire HDX 4G LTE tablet for $229

For the same price as the Wi-Fi-only model, you can enjoy 4G service from AT&T or Verizon. Plus: two bonus deals!

By July 22, 2014

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Google discards extensions that force feed users ads in Chrome

Two extensions disappear from the Chrome Web Store after their code is altered to display pop-up ads to users.

By January 19, 2014

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The year of the smart home hits half time

Experts weren't wrong when they predicted a smart-home boom in 2014. Six months later, here's where things stand -- and where they might be headed.

By June 30, 2014