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Augmented Reality in a Contact Lens

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“A new generation of contact lenses built with very small circuits and LEDs promises bionic eyesight” link This article made the transhumanist in me squee. A few quotes; “These lenses don?t give us the vision of an eagle or the benefit of running subtitles on our surroundings yet. But we have built a lens with… Read more »

SMBC Theater

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*discovers that Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal also comes in live action format!*

A Things and Stuff update for the latter half of August

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As title. The website has seen many additions as of late. Thanks to the few peeps so far who have contributed links! View it at http://edinburgh.thingsandstuff.org Also, I’ve been bothering to update Twitter more as of late. Check it at http://twitter.com/tands_edinburgh The Three Free Fringes: ? PBH’s Free Fringe – http://freefringe.org.uk/ ? Laughing Horse’s Free… Read more »

Progressive social movement FAIL

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So there have been a number of organisations in the UK rallying for social change and reform on certain issues where progressive ideas and methodology could Make Things Better. Two of the larger events that have happened within the last several months have been the Convention on Modern Liberty and Reboot Britain. One might think,… Read more »

The UK Pirate Party

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I think the UK Pirate Party will be a worthy proponent of certain progressive views on digital rights and related issues in the current UK parliamentary system, but that they will need some at least basic general economic, education, health, security, etc policies/affiliations/agreements, a la the Green Party, to draw attention from more average or… Read more »