172168 Results for

text-based ads

Review

Panasonic DMP-BDT230

The Panasonic DMP-BDT230 is a mostly solid Blu-ray player, except it serves up obnoxious ads in its onscreen interface.

Oct. 11, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Oct. 11, 2013
Editors' Take

Telepathy One

A smaller projector and a simple set of functions are part of a Japanese headset that hopes to be a social communication tool.

Apr. 23, 2013

Pricing not available

Article

Moviegoers stunned by VW's 'don't text and drive' ad (or are they?)

In an attempt to put people's heads in the moment, moviegoers get a text, just as the action on the screen unfolds. But is it all a setup?

By Jun. 9, 2014

Article

Facebook to share ads based on location history with advertisers -- but won't say when

With Nearby Friends, your location history is private to you and only you -- until the social network decides otherwise. Surprised? Don't be. Facebook is in the advertising business.

By Apr. 18, 2014

Editors' Take

Voicemail+ (iOS)

The brand new Voicemail+ app, launching for the iPhone in the UK today and in the US later this year brings text transcription, e-mailed voicemail receipts, push notifications, and it matches your messages to your contacts.

Jan. 28, 2014

Pricing not available

Article

Samsung Milk Music soon to feature ads, $4 ad-free option

That's what an infographic posted to Samsung's site seems to indicate, at least.

By Apr. 18, 2014

Article

Ad blockers get ad-group exec's blood boiling (Q&A)

The Interactive Advertising Bureau doesn't like how tens of millions of people use ad-blocking software. IAB's general counsel has a counterattack: block the blockers.

By Apr. 4, 2014

Article

Apple aims to target ads based on your mood

A freshly published Apple patent application envisions the delivery of targeted ads based on your mood, behavior, and other seemingly intangible characteristics.

By Jan. 23, 2014

Article

Lego remakes popular ads and makes whole ad break Lego-only

In a fascinating stunt in the UK, Lego recreates four ads in Lego and then runs them back-to-back to promote "The Lego Movie."

By Feb. 10, 2014

Article

Digital ad spending to reach record level in 2014, report says

More than 25 percent of total global ad spending will be digital this year, according to a prediction from a market researcher.

By Jul. 9, 2014