Nice to read a more technical write-up of an interactive installation, talking about the problems and solutions.
More map goodness. Watch urban sprawl, glacier melt, deforestation and other wonderful works of man.
Yowza. Take two points on a map, grab all the Google Maps images along the way and create an animation. You can grab the target and change orientation while it plays.
Interesting, there’s been a breakthrough in AI. And computers are about to get super creepy. All hail the Singularity.
Oh man. All 2500 sold out. I was going to take care of all my Christmas shopping in one fell swoop. Oh well. I’ll see if the open source instructions work for me.
Read all about the camera lucida, a 19th-century drawing aid.
Another major breakthrough in light fixture technology: ultra-thin OLED. Some nice designs at Blackbody, but I think it can go much further.