Images: Adding sound to pictures

Italian start-up Zanetti Studio is marketing a printer that places magnetic sound strips on photos. Here, a Zanetti advertisement mock-up that has Hewlett-Packard's familiar look and feel simply inverts the "p" in the "hp" logo. The "hq speekysmart 4001," however, has nothing to do with the American PC maker. Zanetti Studio, marketer of the speekysmart printer, which promises to add verbal comments to photos, was asked by HP to remove the ad from public sites.

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