Latest in Crowdfunding

Image credit:

Honda intros Project Drive-In to save outdoor movies through digital projectors (video)

Jon Fingas, @jonfingas
August 14, 2013
Share
Tweet
Share

Sponsored Links

Drive-in theaters outlasted VHS tapes, but they may not survive the transition to digital-only movies -- many drive-ins can't afford the professional digital projectors they need to stay in business. Honda wants to give those outdoor venues a second chance through its new Project Drive-In rescue effort. At a minimum, the endeavor will donate digital projectors to five theaters based on web voting; further donations will depend on the results of an Indiegogo fundraising campaign. While there's no guarantee that Honda can save a drive-in near you, it may be worth chipping in to preserve some classic Americana through modern technology.

All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission.
Comment
Comments
Share
Tweet
Share

Popular on Engadget

Jabra's ANC update for the Elite 75t earbuds is now available

Jabra's ANC update for the Elite 75t earbuds is now available

View
Apple pulls TV Remote app now that it's built into iOS

Apple pulls TV Remote app now that it's built into iOS

View
Apple iPad Air (2020) review: Who needs the iPad Pro?

Apple iPad Air (2020) review: Who needs the iPad Pro?

View
Quibi confirms it's shutting down

Quibi confirms it's shutting down

View
Amazon Prime members get free one-hour grocery pickups at Whole Foods

Amazon Prime members get free one-hour grocery pickups at Whole Foods

View

From around the web

Page 1Page 1ear iconeye iconFill 23text filevr