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[20 Nov 2011 | One Comment | ]
Disney Parks Brings Virtual Character Experience to Times Square

This past weekend, a little bit of Disney Parks magic came to New York City, as Disney held a very special new character experience event in Times Square. Throughout the weekend, Times Square visitors were able to interact with some of their favorite Disney characters virtually, through the use of special state-of-the-art augmented reality technology.
Participants in the event stood on a specific spot near the Times Square Disney Store, and looked up to see themselves on the Disney Store’s 2000 square foot digital sign. Thanks to Disney magic, however, the …

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[14 Nov 2010 | No Comment | ]
Disney Store Open for Business in Times Square

With characteristic fanfare and lots of famous faces, the largest Disney Store in North America officially opened for business in New York City’s Time Square this past Tuesday.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg joined Disney’s President and CEO Bob Iger, along with Melissa Joan Hart of ABC Family’s “Melissa and Joey”, “Good Morning America’s” Robin Roberts, and Brooke Shields, who has played mom to Hannah Montana, as they welcomed a parade of Disney characters to the celebration.  A mouse-eared crowd cheered as brothers Aden and Trevor Schwartz of Boston, winners of a Disney Family.com sweepstakes, turned the over-sized key, …