“Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me When I Was Learning How to Code” Brilliant Article by Cecily Carver. Automated video looping with progressive dynamism from Microsoft Research. Where is Apple Research? Detecting pulse rate from head movement. Thanks to Lucy Campbell for the tip.
The Mabinogion. The Marriage of Heaven and Hell. The Book of the Law. Ecclesiastes. All via Cicada 3301. Which reminds me of the Quizmasters in “The Long Earth” novel by Pratchett and Baxter.
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I would very much like to see one of these Philips/RealView systems in real life. I don’t think it’s a high resolution Pepper’s Ghost – as the user reaches into it. More a version of the Mirascope – a clever Parabolic Reflector. More videos here. Thanks to Jonathan Harris for recommending Joseph Campbell and Bill Moyers in […]
The Chyron Corporation are the guys using Computer Vision to augment live television. Sports is the obvious low hanging fruit. How long is it before CCTV becomes a broadcast channel or genre of itself? Perhaps it already has with Big Brother and the like. Truth is the killer app. The Brough Superior was the worlds […]
yCombinator just posted all its videos from Startup School 2013.. Including the Jack Dorsey talk that I posted earlier. Meraki was a company that grew out the Roofnet Project at MIT to make wireless meshing and networking easier. They were acquired by Cisco, and now have turned full circle to supply MIT with wireless networking. […]