Birthday cards will never be the same again, with email offering you the chance to send video, sound or animation clips. The sequence below is part of a greetings animation that you can attach to an email message.
The recipient has only to click on the file to run the sequence, complete with a cute girlie voice saying happy birthday - provided, that is, that they have the required viewers.
It's just one of more than 200 cartoon sequences and movie clips for all occasions on a #29.29 CD called Animation Movie Collection, from the MultiMedia Factory on freephone 0500 011722.
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