Archive for future

Google street just got served

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , , on July 29, 2010 by pictureplane

This is a development on the new Bing goodies from the augmented reality lecture that I posted about back in February. Looks like a ton of features that wern’t even mentioned back then are enough by themselves to make google street view look a bit primitive.

As usual however, some clever redditor knows about yet further advanced technology before it gets big.Goddamn techno-hipsters. Check out 3d stockholm while you’re here.

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Welcome to the world of tomorrow

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , on June 11, 2010 by pictureplane

“The computer in your cell phone today is a million times cheaper, a thousand times more powerfull and about a hundred thousand times smaller [than the one computer in MIT in 1965]”

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We have let down our ancestors

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , on April 23, 2010 by pictureplane


Great series of postcards from 1900 that imagine what the world would be like by the 21st century
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Meet “augmented reality”

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , on February 22, 2010 by pictureplane

Another amazing TED presentation by Blaise Aguera y Arcas about Bing and augmented reality. I highly recommend checking out his ted talk on photosynth from 2007 also.

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Augmented (Hyper)Reality

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , on February 5, 2010 by pictureplane

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more about "Augmented (hyper)Reality: Domestic Ro…", posted with vodpod

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Soft morphing robot

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , on December 16, 2009 by pictureplane

The drawings used in the explanation are a bit gammy but once the robot starts moving its pretty amazing
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