What will they think of next?
Just what the world needs: another “innovation” to encourage patrons to use their smartphones while watching a film.
According to this story, there is now actually a website and an iPhone application that can alert you to points in a movie where one can make a pit stop without missing anything critical in the film you are watching.
The site provides recommended opportunities to race to the restroom. It tells you when the action or romance wanes, and gives you a cue (“Baby O.J. is taken from Bruno”) for your exit.
The site tells you how long you’ve got and even summarizes what you missed. Since early July, RunPee.com is available as an iPhone app, too.
Read more at MSNBC.