Apple says "No" to competing ads on the iPhone
1. Mateo8326 (Posts: 472; Member since: 15 Jul 2009)
Excuse me -AdMob CEO Omar Hamoui has just said that he would prevent developers from using AdMob and Google's advertising services on the iPhone- ok so who hurts from this the most Admob i would assume right, if not correct me b/c i'm not actually comprending all this
2. networkdood (Posts: 5517; Member since: 31 Mar 2010)
I wish none of our phones would have that crap on it....iADs...wow, great new feature, APPLE. And, our upcoming ANDROID phones will also have something similiar on them?? That sucks....well, as long as the phone is cool....
4. phonedemocracy (Posts: 98; Member since: 30 Sep 2009)
They're talking about ads that appear in third party programs. On Android if you use a free version of an app, and ad can pop in the bottom or something. If you buy the full version, it doesnt have ads. Apple is trying to make more money by making devs use iAd for advertising.
5. Mateo8326 (Posts: 472; Member since: 15 Jul 2009)
thank you for explaining now i see it Jobs doesn't want third party making any money from consumers with the iphone from there 3rd party or AdMob.
8. iHateCrapple (Posts: 734; Member since: 12 Feb 2010)
UMMMM....Aren't they being investigated by the DOJ for these SAME types of practices?!?!?! This will be interesting...