Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 10th Nov 2012 01:41 UTC
Windows "Despite the fact that I've been using Windows 8 for the past three weeks, I somehow managed to overlook a rather stark feature in the OS: ads. No, we're not talking about ads cluttering up the desktop or login screen (thankfully), but rather ads that can be found inside of some Modern UI apps that Windows ships with. That includes Finance, Weather, Travel, News and so forth. Is it a problem? Let's tackle this from a couple of different angles." Hadn't seen them either - I don't use those applications - but this is pretty despicable.
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RE[6]: Comment by Drumhellar
by UltraZelda64 on Sat 10th Nov 2012 23:38 UTC in reply to "RE[5]: Comment by Drumhellar"
UltraZelda64
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2006-12-05

...non-advertising-inflated sale prices that come from not blowing money on advertising in the first place.

Oops. Pretty critical accidental word omission there.

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