IPad vs. Newspaper, Fly-Swatting Edition

From the New York Times Bits Blog

Newsday, a newspaper which covers Long Island and New York City in the US has just put together the following advertisement for their new I-pad application.

Note – the original video has been removed with a note on the new video stating that apparently Apple complained about the shattered glass. You’ll see what I mean in a moment.

On a more serious note, the application takes a hyperlocal approach to content by allowing the user to get news based on their ZIP code including hyperlocal news, local and high school sports scores and the ability to view local traffic cams.

For the full article, click here.

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