Categories The internet the world Hotmail dejavu as Gmail introduces tile ads Post author By Erietta Sapounakis Post date April 5, 2011 1 Comment on Hotmail dejavu as Gmail introduces tile ads Gmail, it used to be so fresh, so clean. Now tile ads. Note the Spreets tile ad in the right hand column. The large graphic in the body of the email is a newsletter. ← Service Design Drinks 9: Lauren Tan on social design in the UK 22 March 2011 → User guides in the wild One reply on “Hotmail dejavu as Gmail introduces tile ads” Bleh, how trashy. Hotmail indeed. I read the post on the Gmail blog about Google “improving” the ad system but surprise, surprise they didn’t mention tile ads as one of the “improvements”. Oh well, I’ll just keep blocking the ads but I won’t be able to recommend Gmail to others so easily as I’ve done to date. Comments are closed.