1) Research a new technology. Use one of these websites to get you started:
- Gizmag – Gizmag covers invention, innovation and emerging technologies in all fields
- iTechFuture – Future technologies, gadgets, devices, green technology and more
- Wired – Gear –Daily technology news
- PBS Technology – News articles about new technologies
- Ted Talks-Technology Breakthroughs
- Green Technologies (cars, solar, wind, etc.) – CNET Green Tech or Inhabit.com
- Space Technology – NASA Technology
- Sports Technology – Popular Mechanics Sports Science
2) Create a 30 second commercial advertising your technology using Movie Maker or Animoto –call me if you want to use Animoto, and I’ll get you a student account.
Use one of the 6 advertising techniques.
Include a slogan.
Collect the URLs of the images you use.
When you finish your commercial, get the instructions from me in order to embed it in your blog.