Posts Tagged: Technology

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 »

Last.fm’s tagging system

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Gotta love it. http://www.last.fm/tag/officially+shit http://www.last.fm/tag/wtf http://www.last.fm/tag/pedophile http://www.last.fm/music/Barry+Louis+Polisar

It’s only Thursday

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Issues with Tor; “Victims of Egerstad’s research project included embassies belonging to Australia, Japan, Iran, India and Russia. Egerstad also found accounts belonging to the foreign ministry of Iran, the United Kingdom’s visa office in Nepal and the Defence Research and Development Organization in India’s Ministry of Defence. In addition, Egerstad was able to read… Read more »