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Text message spam could spell trouble for text-based ads

Spam could jeopardize mobile carriers' plans for injecting marketing into their services.

By November 15, 2006


40 years of gadgets come out to play

An exhibit in New York reunites stars from technology's past -- from the "laptop" that's heavier than an automobile tire to computers you don't even need to touch -- and puts them at your fingertips.

By March 29, 2015


Boobs and banner ads: Twitter's Facebook dilemma

Welcome or otherwise, image and video previews in tweets highlight the company's tension between building a service that people love and pleasing Wall Street.

By November 3, 2013


Web ads hit first-quarter record with $8.4B

Internet advertising, mostly from text-based ads, reaches an all-time high for the first quarter.

By June 11, 2012


Texting overtakes calling in U.K., says research

The average Brit sends 200 text messages a month, according to annual research by U.K. communications regulator Ofcom.

By July 18, 2012


Self-publishing a book: 25 things you need to know

Considering self-publishing a book? CNET's David Carnoy discusses the ins and outs of what it's all about.

By June 13, 2012


Google slashes price 88% for using Google Maps API

Shortly after Apple dumped Google Maps for iOS, Google announces it's time to dramatically cut the price for others using the online service. Google also gives a plug for its map-based ad service.

By June 23, 2012


Does Apple's iBooks need to go Android?

In the e-book store wars, CNET's David Carnoy argues Apple is at a big disadvantage because its iBooks app isn't on multiple platforms.

By March 23, 2011


Best Nokia apps

You don't need an Apple or Android phone to feast on tasty app treats. Nokia's Symbian-based operating system will also let you merrily gorge yourself on an app-a-palooza of downloadable delights. To keep the Symbian fans app-happy, we've picked the top ten Nokia apps available from the Ovi Store. Read on for more.

By October 15, 2010


Google rolls out revamped DoubleClick Ad Exchange

The exchange, which lets publishers offer excess ad inventory they can't sell to advertisers looking for a bargain, takes aim at Yahoo's display ad territory.

By September 17, 2009