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ScreenX: 270-Degree Cinema Screens (Video)

Monday, October 21, 2013

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Supposedly there are 40 cinemas in South Korea featuring this new ‘ScreenX’ technology, a new type of cinema screen experience developed by cinema group ‘CJ CGV’. It uses the Theater walls as supplemental screens to give people a near panoramic 270-degree viewing experience of your favourite movies. That being said, it’s an entirely new production [...]

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BabyX: The Future of Artificial Intelligence

Monday, August 26, 2013

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TEDxAuckland has presented us with BabyX. A virtual baby, represented by a 3D face on a screen, powered by artificial intelligence, that is able to interact with the world around her via a suite of sensors, allowing BabyX mimic the actions and interactions of a real life baby. Fibre optic cables light up to represent [...]

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Introducing Internet.org Facebook’s New Play

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

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So Mark Zuckerberg has been busy rounding up some of the world’s biggest mobile and internet companies to create Internet.org who will champion brining low-cost internet connectivity to the next 5 billion people in the developing world… It’s kind of a little like the Google Loon Project? Make sure you head over to Internet.org and [...]

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Medical Mirror: Reading Your Vital Signs

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

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Quantified living is perhaps the most dramatic emerging trend right now, and apart from wearable tracking devices, there will soon be an emergence of connected objects in your home dedicated to quantifying every other part of your life… MIT Media Lab students have created a ‘Medical Mirror’ prototype that is able to monitor vital signs [...]

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Fliike: The Facebook Fan Counter Object

Saturday, July 6, 2013

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Fliike is a new connected object that showcases your Facebook Likes in the real world, where ever you place it. Fliike connects to your WiFi and automatically pulls a real time count of our Facebook page’s fan count, and displays that with the old school train station style of ticker board… I really love it, [...]

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Google Project LOON: Balloon Powered Internet

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

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Have you ever heard of a Moonshot? It’s the pursuit of not just the 10% better than everyone else, but the 10x better that what exists to date, a reach for glory through science and practicality. It’s not science fiction stuff, but it’s close. And this is the next Google Moodshot. And it’s called Project [...]

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Projecteo: A Tiny Instagram Projector

Monday, November 26, 2012

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Brining the power and populairty of instagram to physical objects is a growing trend, and this seriously cool little Kickstarter project is jumping on the bandwagon of other Instagram Kickstarter projects in the funding pipeline… It’s called ‘Projecteo’ and is perfect for techno-geeks and hipsters alike, it’s a tiny Instagram Projector powered by a single [...]

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3D Augmented Reality Video With Kinect + iPad

Monday, July 18, 2011

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Here is an interesting augmented reality 3D Video Experiment. It uses an Xbox Kinect to map the video data, then uses the String Augmented Reality SDK to display what looks and feels like 3D video on the iPad, activated by a QR code. Pretty cool yeah? Well, if they’d mapped the person being recorded with [...]

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The Receipt Racer Project

Monday, July 11, 2011

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This is a pretty cool digital meets analog interactive installation called “The Receipt Racer”. created during the “Let’s Feed The Future” digital art workshop at the OFFF Festival 2011 in Barcelona. The Receipt Racer Project uses a standard thermal printer, kinda like you’d find in the credit card machine of any retail store, just a [...]

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McDonald’s: Interactive ‘Pick N’ Play’ Billboard

Thursday, June 2, 2011

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Here’s a great interactive outdoor campaign from DDB Stockholm for McDonalds. Pick N’ Play offers the user a fun and interactive challenge where they can play for their favourite McDonald’s treat. Using a large interactive billboard users can control the game via their mobile phones enabling interaction with the billboard. By using the latest technology [...]

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NuFormer 3D Video Mapping Interactivity Test

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

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We’ve seen some great projection mappings from NuFormer before. Here is a demo video of their latest technology which shows new interactive techniques combined with 3D video mapping. This latest addition of technology adds to the experience of the spectators by letting them interact with the projection. All types of branded content, logos or product [...]

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Microsoft “Courier” Tablet Computer

Thursday, September 24, 2009

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And everyone thought it would have been Apple! This is what might just be the new Microsoft “Courier” Tablet Computer that is made of 2 multi-touch 7-inch screens that hinge in the¬†center¬†with a home button similar to the iPhone. It’s a seriously slick interface with some amazing features from first glance. It also comes with [...]

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