Kinect in Space

The device’s latest outing will be on the STRaND-2 satellites — two half-metre orbiters that will borrow components from the Xbox controller to scan the local area and provide the satellites with spatial awareness on all three axes.


Beamatron combines Kinect with projectors for augmented reality awesomeness


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Soccer Players in Inflatable suits

Bret Victor – Inventing on Principle


It speaks to all of us as developers and designers.  If you start watching it and think you’ve seen it all before, jump to 23:20 or 29:20.

A Blind person’s first iPhone

Last Wednesday, my life changed forever. I got an iPhone. I consider it the greatest thing to happen to the blind for a very long time, possibly ever. It offers unparalleled access to properly made applications, and changed my life in twenty-four hours. The iPhone only has one thing holding it back: iTunes. Nevertheless, I have fallen in love.

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