Sunday, May 26, 2013

Volkswagen Launches A Google Chrome Plugin That Pauses Videos When You Look Away

Volkswagen Launches A Google Chrome Plugin That Pauses Videos When You Look Away: [Click here to view the video in this article]





Car makers Volkswagen has launched a Chrome plugin that pauses a video when you look away from the screen.



This plugin was created as a marketing tool in order to promote its newly launched stop-start technology, which turns the car off when stopped.



The plugin uses your computer's camera and facial recognition technology to pause the video that you're watching on YouTube.



The result is this interesting technology-as-marketing tool that will definitely benefit and excite consumers.



View the technology in action below:















[via Mashable]