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Disney And Apple Launch First iAd For iPad

Disney and Apple have previewed the iPad iAd for the animation giant's upcoming Tron Legacy movie, making it the first iAd to run on the iPad.

The iAd will not only allow users to view information about the movie, but also offer them the chance to watch movie trailers, view a photo gallery, read up on the characters and listen to samples of the movie's soundtrack, created by Daft Punk.

“Disney and Apple are excited to debut the 'Tron Legacy' iAd today as a special preview of iAd for iPad, which launches next year. iAd brings Tron's pulsing energy and vivid graphic style to iPad's stunning display, creating a truly immersive ad experience,” the companies said in a statement.

The iAd, will allow users to download content like galleries and maps to cinemas where the movie will be released. The iAD will also support an e-mail feature, which will allow users to send an image of the movie to their friends, inviting them to watch the movie with them.