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07.24.15
Google realized you hate full-page app ads
07.24.15

Google realized you hate full-page app ads

Full-page pop-up ads suck not only for users, but the site they're supposed to promote

By S. Dent,   07.24.15
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08.14.14
The man responsible for pop-up ads reveals why he cursed us
08.14.14

The man responsible for pop-up ads reveals why he cursed us

The sad truth of the internet is that lots of the snarky blogs and lovely longform content you can...

By C. Velazco,   08.14.14
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09.14.12
Pressure-sensing PC technology knows when you're busy, blocks notifications accordingly
09.14.12

Pressure-sensing PC technology knows when you're busy, blocks notifications accordingly

We know better than most that when you're working to a deadline, constant pop-ups, notifications a...

By J. Rigg,   09.14.12
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07.27.12
Facebook's new Recommendations Bar pops up, just wants to be liked
07.27.12

Facebook's new Recommendations Bar pops up, just wants to be liked

Facebook's Recommendations Box sits passively on many websites, allowing us to engage or ignore as...

By J. Rigg,   07.27.12
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05.03.12
Samsung Galaxy S III to be sold in Mobile Pin pop-up stores (updated with video)
05.03.12

Samsung Galaxy S III to be sold in Mobile Pin pop-up stores (updated with video)

At the very tail end of its Galaxy S III event, Samsung promised one more surprise -- and what it...

By J. Fingas,   05.03.12
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06.22.11
MightyText pushes messages and incoming call alerts to your computer (hands-on)
06.22.11

MightyText pushes messages and incoming call alerts to your computer (hands-on)

Have you ever missed an extremely important phone call or text because you were too busy finishin...

By B. Molen,   06.22.11
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01.27.11
Google adds HTML5 Gmail and Gtalk notifications for the desktop, makes you envy Chrome users
01.27.11

Google adds HTML5 Gmail and Gtalk notifications for the desktop, makes you envy Chrome users

Oh, come on, Google! If you're going to give us desktop notifiers for our favorite email and chat c...

By Vlad Savov,   01.27.11
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12.24.10
Grimm's Rapunzel is an interactive pop-up book done right
12.24.10

Grimm's Rapunzel is an interactive pop-up book done right

Although a number of interactive children's books have billed themselves as being pop-up (or pop-out...

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11.23.10
Pop-up MicroLite turns your janky remote into a well-lit, even jankier remote (video)
11.23.10

Pop-up MicroLite turns your janky remote into a well-lit, even jankier remote (video)

"I think everyone in the known world will want them!" That's a potent, soul-stirring quite from Hon...

By D. Murph,   11.23.10
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