Know that studio that comes up with those bizarre animations around the news? Next Media Animation now has a deal with Reuters to create animations for them. Now, Reuters isn’t getting into the wacky animation business so much, but they will be giving similar treatments to serious takes on news stories. Here’s an example. No wacky humor, but still engaging animation. (thanks Matt)
We know the folks behind this thangy-thang, and they know the way to our hearts. That’s right, through Taiwanese computer animation. Basic concept: Think of a news site that can personalize based on the content you like. You know, like Google News, except on steroids. It’s kinda like that. It just opened to the public, so check it out.