Photo by Mike Blumenthal.
Used with permission.
Mike Blumenthal took a picture of
a billboard ad in upstate New York for Google's free directory assistance
alternative, Goog411. This is
interesting and amusing for a number of reasons.
The company, which has historically not marketed its products (although that
is changing), is using a very traditional ad medium to promote its
non-traditional local voice search offering. However, people will see this when
they're driving in their cars, which is one of the expected use cases. Another
interesting thing is the location, a relatively obscure r [...]
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