EarthCam Presents Video Postcard Kiosk at Taste of Times Square
Taste of Times Square 2006 Marks 9th Anniversary of EarthCam's Involvement
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New York, June 12, 2006 -- EarthCam (www.earthcam.com), the official Internet camera of Times Square, is partnering with Panasonic to participate in this year's Taste of Times Square. EarthCam will setup and produce its Video Postcard Kiosk allowing individuals a unique opportunity to take megapixel pictures of themselves at the event and email these images to friends and family members. The 2006 event marks the 9th consecutive year EarthCam has been involved with this popular annual outdoor food festival.
The EarthCam Video Postcard Kiosk permits attendees to capture the moment and enjoy it later. Their pictures will appear on a co-branded website and will be archived for later viewing. Visitors, their friends or family members will receive an email containing a personal message and a link that will direct them to view their postcard, presented by Panasonic, at their convenience. The postcard can later be forwarded to relatives, co-workers and friends or simply saved as a memento.
Food aficionados go to the annual Taste of Times Square festival to sample dishes and delights from the heart of New York. From West 46th Street, between Broadway and 9th Ave, to historic Restaurant Row in Times Square, hungry gourmets can relish tastes of the cooking from more than 50 restaurants and swig a variety of beers from more than half a dozen breweries.
Taste of Times Square 2006 kicks off on Monday, June 12, 2006 at 5:00pm in New York City on West 46th Street between Broadway and 9th Avenue.
EarthCam provides complete infrastructure services to manage, host and maintain live streaming video camera systems for its consumers and corporate clients. EarthCam’s mobile division produces applications and streaming media content for Sprint and other mobile service providers. Tourism and travel industry clients include JetBlue, Hilton, MGM Grand, Tropicana, The Breakers Palm Beach, Seattle Space Needle, numerous ski resorts, and private, state and city tourism agencies. EarthCam has webcast premier events such as international concerts, Emmy and Grammy Awards, Miss Hawaiian Tropic pageants, Mardi Gras, New Year's Eve in Times Square and NFL Super Bowls.
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