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Old 02-05-2011, 10:30 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I've noticed that when using the Bolt Browser on my Blackberry, it sometimes inserts text link ads at the top of the page. I've seen it happen on multiple sites, including MAMEWorld.info, google.com, and tankadin.com. Tankadin.com is my site, so I KNOW that the ads aren't coming from there. The ads almost always refer to "wapdam", whatever the hell that is. I've attached a screenshot of one of the ads...
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Don't use Bolt, but I'm assuming it is add-supported, as are most "free" apps, and that is what you are seeing.
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I use Bolt and the only add I see is a permanent book mark for Getjar.
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