"A new company is offering Web surfers 50 cents an hour for their
time online. In exchange for the loot, the Internet users must allow
a bar of advertisements to move across the bottom of their screen." --
AP Business Wire
|ISP Rates Circa 2001|
||Pays $1 an hour to read Web pages, plus they provide
a free computer, a free DSL line, free tech support,
a free AdultCheck password, and someone to do the dishes
so you can spend more time online.
||Seeks experienced Web surfers to look at ads.
Must have B.A. in conspicuous consumption or equivalent.
Pays $25,000-$40,000 yearly DOE. Competitive benefits. Send resume.
||Cuts out the middleman entirely by not only providing you
with a net connection, but also paying you to buy their products.
Purchasing a $150 VCR for instance, pays $212.
||Use their ISP and they won't kill you.