Mental Break

Mental Break: Text-Messaging Symphony




In this Vodafone video, 1,000 cell phones play a Tchaikovsky overture. (Via YouTube)



In the video above, titled Vodafone Symphonia, 1,000 cell phones play Tchaikovsky 's 1812 Overture via ringtones and text messaging.

Impressive, but it's obviously fake, right? If you doubt, check out these two making-of videos that show you how it was done.

Ah, I love the classics.

(Via Engadget.)

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