Transcendenz

Tweet Reality is perception.  Perception is made from the sum of our experiences filtered through our current bodily state.  Augmented reality can change perception by showing you a

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The Dangers of Computer Vision

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

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Two AR Links, A Review and a Bonus Video

Tweet Life is random and full of amusement. Had a busy, productive week for the current novel project about Alexandria.  Added a few posts to Games Alfresco–one about

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Etch-A-Sketch Window – Please DO Touch the Glass

Tweet Kinect brings the Etch-A-Sketch to any available window surface.  Nothing like playful window glass to make you feel like a kid again (even if your first instinct

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Holodeck in the Making

Tweet Another Kinect-fueled innovation from CASALA.  Me wants. Hook up a human-sized RPG and I can LARP in the safety of my own home (except for the mocking laughter

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More AR HMD News – Laster Technologies

Tweet I’ve been trying to get information from Laster Technologies on their AR glasses for about half a year.  Then today, a little video popped up on YouTube showcasing

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Mirage HMD Augmented Reality System

Tweet The HMDs are here! The HMDs are here! Okay, maybe it’s not that exciting, especially when you realize that the Mirage from Arcane Technologies is not a stylish

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Total Immersion Yells, “First!” on the iPad2

Tweet There’s always that one guy who posts “First!” on every comment thread. Total Immersion gets to be the lucky bloke to put the first augmented reality app

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Metaio’s Augmented Reality Worker Support

Tweet Markerless tracking has come a long way in the last year.  The downside of this system is the custom graphics for the visual manual.  It’s hard enough

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Watson Will Make Us Superhumans

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,

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