February 14, 2008 3:16 AM PST

Mobile ads take baby steps to reach consumers

Potential audience for ads is 3 billion people worldwide but advertisers are cautious about being intrusive to potential customers.

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No way
At the rates I pay per month (over a $100), I should have the right NOT to get ads, Ever.

I'll toss the mobile and go back to using a land-line.
Posted by Marcus Westrup (630 comments )
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Mobile ads are just another name for spam
ALL advertising is intrusive and unwanted.

Keep your claws out of me.
Posted by sismoc (119 comments )
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Just needs the right delivery.
Marketers will figure out ways to deliver a mobile ad so that it has a
value for its view. 20% off Starbucks if you want via mobile ad. The
billions of people that use cellphones now is way to big for
advertisers to ignore.

Mobile Browser System Developer
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