Posts Tagged: Hardware

An 1.5TB external hard drive

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I’m looking to purchase one very soon. Amazon has it’s cheapest at ?89.99 (Seagate Expansions 1.5TB External Desktop USB 2.0 Hard Drive), free delivery. PC world has the same drive online for ?93, though you can buy online and pickup (and take back if it breaks) IRL. has it for 117 – s’like fuck… Read more »

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 »

Old new augmented reality

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These are a few weeks old but I couldn’t be bothered posting at the time. Now I’m trying to work through older tabs.. IBM?s ‘Seer’ Brings Augmented Reality to Wimbledon “Everything from tennis matches to dining and points of interest will be plotted using the combination of GPS, camera, compass. Users get a ?heads up… Read more »

Augmented Reality stepping up

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Couple of things out in the last few days on AR; “Layar shows you what is around you by displaying realtime digital information on top of reality through the camera of the mobile phone. Just flip through the directory of layers and find ATM’s, bars, houses for sale, hotels and other cool stuff around you.”… Read more »

Some vids

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The best trickjumping video I’ve seen so far – Awsome tricks, slick editing and a sweet mix for a soundtrack. Having spent hours on end in the past trying to learn using DeFRaG and not getting that far beyond strafejumping (although I could jump damn far, given a big enough open space ;), I have… Read more »