While browsing the web Saturday morning to learn of the massive earthquake in Chile, I went to the New York Times. This mash of news and advertising is very 21st century. These captured screens of the Internet show how cultures collide between the story and the “targeted” ad promises of click-thru companies.
“We drive customers to your web site with our patented ad banner algorithms.We target your customer and deliver your brand. Get ads that make an impression. Grab eyeballs and achieve your business goals. Break down the barriers to revenue. Your brand, your corporate identity matters.”