RIM has a new ad out for BlackBerry 6 and it looks a little familiar. Remember the Palm webOS ad that came out a few months ago featuring the same type of floating panels? A woman walks down the street to some hip hop music, swiping at her Pre panels and talking on her phone. It appears RIM took the hint and figured the panel idea would work for them. The panel concept must be catching on because Microsoft also used a similar concept in their Windows 7 phone ads too.
Here's the webOS ad in case you forgot: