Did Apple kill Newsday's funny iPad app commercial?
Paul McNamara writes that the Newsday iPad app commercial that went viral last week has been pulled by the newspaper, with no official explanation.
The ad humorously contrasted the advantages of reading a digital tablet newspaper with its ineffectiveness as a flyswatter. McNamara reported last week that the official posting of the ad had been removed from YouTube on Thursday:
McNamara quoted an anonymous source, however, who wrote that the ad had been pulled at the request of Apple: