be wary when partnering
Yup. Just ask the remnants of Go Corporation, Stac Electronics, et al.
April 3rd, 2007 1:11pm
"By paying 25¢ for every 30-second commercial watched, BrandPort was able to sign up more than 20,000 subscribers."
30-seconds commercial, 30-second verification. $15 an hour.... not bad.
April 3rd, 2007 1:43pm
despite the hippie-in-a-balloon image Virgin just as evil as every other company......
"After submitting his proposal and making a formal presentation to Virgin Mobile management, Varghese says they stopped returning his calls and e-mails. Three months later, he was shocked to see a press release titled "Earn Airtime in Your Spare Time - Virgin Mobile USA Customers 'Ad' Airtime in Breakthrough New Incentive Service: Innovative SugarMama Program Offers Airtime in Exchange for Viewing Web-based or Mobile Advertisements from Top Brands…" that announced Virgin Mobile would be launching a program Varghese found overwhelmingly similar to his business."
April 3rd, 2007 1:45pm
"She cited Virgin Mobile CEO Daniel Schulman's certification that he conceived their advertising program prior to any meetings with BrandPort."
LOL. Sure Danny...
April 3rd, 2007 2:08pm