Is world domination the plan of Microsoft!?

I was looking at an article the other day on news.com about various arts on silicon chips when I came across this page:
 

 
As you can see, I was visiting a site on news.com and well… Microsoft have to get in the way and insert some stupid ad onto the page…
 
Is there anywhere I can go nowadays without seeing some Microsoft ad!? (or any ad for that matter…)
 
Anyway for those of you who cares, there’s the URI of the first tab in the picture:
 
And here’s the URI of the page in the picture:
And here are some page source of the ad in question (for those of you who have a lot of time to waste really care):
 
<script language="javascript">
if (navigator.appName.indexOf(‘WebTV’) != -1) {
document.write(‘<embed src="wtv-tricks:/msndispatch?type=tv-navbar-insert&loc=top-navbar" height="33" width="544"></embed>’);
} else {
document.write(‘<div class="dMSNME_1"><table width="100%" height="30" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" class="big7" border="0"><form id="form1" name="form1" method="get" action="http://g.msn.com/0nwenus0/A4/16"><input type="hidden" name="cp" value="1252" /><tr><td align="left" valign="middle" width="450">  <a href="http://g.msn.com/0nwenus0/A4/00">MSN Home</a>  |  <a href="http://g.msn.com/0nwenus0/A4/01">My MSN</a>  |  <a href="http://g.msn.com/0nwenus0/A4/02">Hotmail</a>  |  <a href="http://g.msn.com/0nwenus0/A4/04">Shopping</a>  |  <a href="http://g.msn.com/0nwenus0/A4/05">Money</a>  |  <a href="http://g.msn.com/0nwenus0/A4/06">People & Chat</a></td><td width="*" align="right" nowrap>Web Search:  <input type="text" name="q" size="14" maxlength="150" style="width:46%;" /><input type="submit" id="submit1" name="submit1" size="4" class="GoBtn" value="Go" /></td></tr><input type="hidden" name="FORM" value="XX" /></form></table></div>’);
}
</script>
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: