Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 24th Mar 2013 17:56 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless "Android and iPhone users [...] will also experience BlackBerry's ad content in the form of mobile takeovers starting the week of March 25. Those mobile takeovers will fill your screen with what looks like a BlackBerry 10's, demoing a specific feature like its photo 'Time Shift' capability that allows you to scroll through several captured options for each face in a picture." Yes. BlackBerry is going to run ads that hijack your entire smartphone's display. Sigh.
Thread beginning with comment 556519
To view parent comment, click here.
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE[3]: Comment by powderblue
by Soulbender on Mon 25th Mar 2013 04:15 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Comment by powderblue"
Soulbender
Member since:
2005-08-18

That's not okay, in any way, shape, or form.


Nonsense, of course it is. It's what expected to happen when you *click the ad*. Obviously you're clicking it because you're interested in the offer so having the ad expand to the whole screen is a non-problem. If you don't want that to happen, don't click the ad.
Are you also opposing full-page ads in magazines and newspapers?

Reply Parent Score: 9