Magical Moving Photo Type Ads Due for Limited Copies of Entertainment Weekly
August 20, 2009, 11:18 AM
Thanks to everyone who emailed today regarding the news of a clever real world Muggle marketing and advertising campaign that will echo the moving photos seen in the Daily Prophet. The BBC reports that on September 18, readers in LA and New York who purchase a copy of Entertainment Weekly will see their issue contain special video -in-print ads. These will be "slim-line screens - around the size of a mobile phone display," and have a "chip technology used to store the video - described as similar to that
used in singing greeting cards - [which] is activated when the page is turned." The Telegraph also reports that these 90 second video ads will "show clips from future CBS programmes and an advert for a
thats awesome!!!! wow go hp!
…just a question, but does anybody know when we will get another pottercast? maybe its just me and my compy, but i havent gotten one since hbp came out
awesome…wished i lived in NYC or LA though!
yeah, i read about the invisablity cloak! its awesome it has to deel with the projection of light onto a certian material, it will take on the look of its surroundings and such!!!
Oh yes, thin film technology digital signage. Believe it! A star-up company made a few proto-types in the 90’s but waaay too expensive. IBM showed their version last year. With HP world opening, this will be a good investment to hype the park. (Wait ‘till you see the vertical, transparent glass, touchscreen projection from a certain processor company.) Any way, I be waiting to see who hogs and flog’s ‘em on the internet. Hopefully, I’ll can get one! It’s great that this is being applied to something so positive.
Yeah, actually the Uni I go to, Arizona State University, has been a part of the team that created this and has been working on this for several years now! They have even been running tests in some of our print media around campus! It’s really neat!!