Opting for pop-ups

日期:2019-03-03 09:17:01 作者:晏叶眵 阅读:

By Barry Fox Would you be willing to accept showers of pop-up ads if it made your internet connection cheaper? Telecomms firm Nortel Networks of Brampton, Ontario, hopes so (WO 03/077167). The idea is that an ISP intercepts every request for a page that you send out. A server at the ISP then automatically adds pop-up adverts to the web pages it returns. The ads can be tailored to fit your age, sex and interests. The idea is that the advertiser pays the ISP, says Nortel,