shows a BlueGoo collage for the news stories "China fears girl
died of bird flu" and "Pope on the road to sainthood".
are displayed in collage format and move along predetermined random
vectors. The alpha level of each element continually varies. When
a collage times out, all elements gracefully fade out of view and
the background color gradually changes to a new color. New elements
are then slowly faded in
The size of the video needed to be kept within a reasonable size.
Therefore, the quality is rather low. Furthermore, you may see a
contextual menu present in the video. This just allowed the authors
to force a change to a new collage without waiting for the system
timer to time out. The system, when deployed, is automatic.