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Official website of Kindle Best-Selling Author -- Thomas K. Carpenter.
His novels include The Digital Sea trilogy, the Gamers trilogy and the Alexandrian Saga. He also writes short stories and edits a yearly anthology about augmented reality called Mirror Shards. His fiction can be found at all online retailers in electronic and paperback form.
If you would like to communicate futher, please contact him at carpe (at) centurytel (dot) net. You can also follow on twitter - @thomaskcarpente.
"...I love young adult dystopia novels...this book ranks with some of the best…" Available on Kindle, Nook, and Smashwords. $6.99 and Paperback $16.99 and Audiobook $19.95 "Book Two of the Gamers Trilogy" Available on Kindle, Nook, and Smashwords. $6.99 and Paperback $16.99 "Book Three of the Gamers Trilogy " Available on Kindle, Nook, and Smashwords. $6.99 and Paperback $16.99 "...I truly loved and enjoyed this book…" Available on Kindle, Nook, and Smashwords. $7.99 and Paperback $17.99 and Audiobook $19.95 "Book Two of The Digital Sea Trilogy" Available on Kindle, Nook, and Smashwords. $7.99 and Paperback $17.99 "...a riveting read that shouldn't be overlooked…" Available on Kindle, Nook, and Smashwords. $7.99 and Paperback $17.99 Extending the Edges of Augmented Reality (An Anthology) Available on Kindle, Nook, and Smashwords. $6.99 and Paperback $14.99 Kindle Best-Selling Short Story Available on Kindle, Nook, and Smashwords. $2.99 "...doesn't let up until the final sentence…" Kindle Best-Selling Novelette Available on Kindle, Nook, and Smashwords. $2.99
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Category Archives: digital singularity
Tweet The Dangers of Computer Vision. (I thought about calling this article “The Passive and Insidious Collection of Data with Cameras” or “Should We Fear Facial Recognition?” but I think the current title gets the point across.) Computer algrorithms have reached the … Continue reading
Tweet The continued advance of computer intelligence, riding the rails of Moore’s Law, have made events like IBM’s Watson win over two champions on Jeopardy inevitable. While thoughts of the Singularity, a future in which we cannot predict because computers will out-innovate humans, … Continue reading
Tweet When writing The Digital Sea, invisibility was one of the cool effects I thought was possible with ubiquitous augmented reality. I didn’t expect to see tangible examples so soon. Granted, without AR glasses, all the effects are static on the screen and … Continue reading
Tweet The Kinect has become the all-in-one sensor bar of choice for modders everywhere. The ability for the Kinect to do facial and gesture recognition, sensing 3D under any ambient light condition, combined with a rapidly expanding hacker tools, has … Continue reading
Tweet A little real-time camera trickery and some augmented reality, and wa-la…invisible cube. A camera fixed on the concrete cube sculpture recognizes the presence of human faces within its scope. With a randomized choice it will focus on one of … Continue reading
Tweet Ahh… augmented reality see-through HMD, how you tease me so… Maybe I’m a cynical twice-burned jilted lover but I feel I’ve been here before. Thankfully, I fall in love again so easily. Laster Technologies “Pro Mobile Display” has me … Continue reading
Tweet A few months ago Staffan Dryselius made a splash on Team Hack-a-Day with his DIY data glasses. Since then he’s been working with a team to improve his design and would like to form a larger partnership with anyone interested … Continue reading
Tweet We’re a long way from fooling the man on the street, but augmented reality may soon play trickery on your TV screens. This video montage combining scenes from movies like The Running Man and Wag the Dog; and bits … Continue reading
Tweet A workable HMD augmented reality unit is a major step forward for the technology. Once a see-through model is available, we can break out of the “magic lens” smartphone. However, a see-through HMD is still a couple of years … Continue reading