September 14th, 2010 by axb
Today, everyone’s favorite plumber celebrates his 25th anniversary. To commemorate a quarter century of Super Mario Bros, the folks at Nintendo have put together this nifty retrospective video – watch how the game has changed (and stayed the same) over the years:
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July 21st, 2010 by jxh
Meet Milo: the boy who can recognize your face, voice, and emotion; comment on the color of your shirt; or respond to your physical movements.
If you hand him a
drawing, Milo will reach out, grab it, and comment on the drawing’s shape and color.
None of that may seem particularly unusual – except that Milo is a
virtual creation, a milestone in gaming created by U.K. game designer Peter Molyneux.
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June 1st, 2010 by jxh
Gesture-based computer interfaces are finally within reach. MIT researchers have designed an easy to use system that involves a and a standard webcam . multicolored Lycra glove
The glove is covered with
with 20 irregularly shaped patches 10 different colors so that the computer can distinguish the colors from each other and from background objects.
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