TV on the Magazine

Prepare for sensory overload. Siemens has developed paper-thin video screens, which are cheap to produce and easy to make. What does this mean for you? They hope to use this video paper in magazines, newspapers and product packaging.

Imagine walking down the grocery aisle and seeing hundreds of dancing leprechauns on the boxes of Lucky Charms. And instead of flipping past the magazine ads, you might have to push a pause button to stop the moving images. They also hope to put “small computer games” on packaging. So, kids won't be buying the cereal for the toy inside (like I did), they will just want to play the new video game on the back of the box. Video paper, as I am calling it, runs off “printable batteries,” whatever those are, so they can only be used in those mediums that have a short shelf life.

But maybe I am painting video paper in a negative light. Seimens likes to think their paper thin screens could be used for good, like on “pillbox[s], for example, [which] could display instructions for how it should be taken and provide this information in several languages with the push of a button."

As an advertiser, this is the kind of thing that I would normally be very excited about. It opens the doors to do a lot of interesting new work. However, the consumer side of me knows I am going to have to put up with a lot of annoying crap from other advertisers who won’t use this power for good, but rather, for evil.

Link via Adverlab


Anonymous said...

Really trustworthy blog. sesli Please keep updating with great posts like this one. sesli sohbet I have booked marked your site and am about to email it

to a few friends of mine that I know would enjoy reading.. sesli chat

Anonymous said...

Thank you for sharing a nice article.

Gabile Sohbet said...

Thank you for sharing a nice article.

Cheap RS Gold said...

They are used when someone is excluded from an event or knowledge that could give them a benefit or harm them in any way. We lied at various levels. But the battles that we feel when the truth comes out are offensive and have other consequences to do with trust, relationships and even depression. The worst lies are those told to us by people we trust. These include children, pastors, priests, ministers, and the list goes on. So what makes it? Is it fear, money, power, control or other excuse?
WOW Gold
RS Gold
Tera Gold
Cheap RS Gold
Tera Online Gold
Buy Tera Gold
Eden Gold
Tera Gold Cheap
Buy Runescape Gold

Anonymous said...

HD kaliteli porno izle ve boşal.
Bayan porno izleme sitesi.
Bedava ve ücretsiz porno izle size gelsin.
Liseli kızların ve Türbanlı ateşli hatunların sikiş filmlerini izle.
Siyah karanlık odada porno yapan evli çift.
harika Duvar Kağıtları bunlar
tamamen ithal duvar kağıdı olanlar var