Archive for February 19, 2010

Tristans Link archive; 19 Feb 2010

February 19, 2010 Leave a comment

* Video: Samsung Beam Hands-On : Pico
* The future of pedestrian navigation at Occipital
* Music: New youtube feature, add your own play list, find an artist.
* Nooka Augmented Reality Accessorizer: Not Real But It Should Be
* Jeremy Rifkin: The third industrial revolution
* New Freitas paper: Diamond Trees
* In The Future, We Will Cook Dinner On Giant, Fiery iPads

* Should We Replace Workers With Robots to Save Energy?
* Breeding Cows for Genes – World’s Most Expensive Cow $1.2m
* TED: Bill Gates We Need an Energy Miracle
* Gates Notes: What I’m Learning Talking about Energy Miracles at TED

* Transhumanism: The way of the future – The Scavenger
* Robot Soccer (Football) Getting Better, Goes Global
* Aikon 2 robot sketches the human face
* Robot Photo Studio From Ortery Replaces Photographers
* IBM develops promising contender for cheaper solar cells

* A Biochemist Explains The Chemistry Of Cooking
* Gallery: Best Science and Engineering Visualizations
* This Building Is Invisible to Radar, and Blinding to Everyone Else
* Python Explosive Snake Saves Soldiers Opening the Gates of Hell
* Modular Living On Barcelona’s River
* An addendum on “The Fall of Civilizations

* Scientists develop personalized blood tests for cancer using whole genome sequencing
* Personalized biomarkers monitor cancer
* Rewinding the Clock for Aging Cells
* Long-Distance Runners May Have Endurance in Their Genes
* Scientists Map Genetic Regulatory Elements for the Heart
* In learning, the brain forgets things on purpose

* Clinical trial underway: Miniature ultrasound device could revolutionize pain relief
* Breakthrough technology for testing Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s drugs
* Nao Robot
* Real Terminator Robots By 2015-2025: Part 2/5
* The DiY High-Speed Camera That Is About To Change Your Life

* Microsoft, Into the Light: The Unofficial Windows Phone 7 Strategy
* UFO Sightings: The Shapes They Are A-Changing
* Nooka Augmented Reality Accessorizer: Not Real But It Should Be

* NASA to Invest $75 Million for Suborbital Science Flights
* One Step Closer to the Robot App Store: ROS 1.0 and DIY Robotics
* Civilization V Announced For This Fall
* Lego Creating Multiplayer Online Game
* School allegedly uses students’ laptop webcams for espionage, lawsuit ensues
* God is an Alien Scientist
* Tesla’s Lab for sale: $1,650,000 –

“So many businesses worry about making mistakes they become afraid to take risks.” – Mark Zuckerberg

* Wildcat: Our Digitally Undying Memories – The costs of collective memory –
* Ashalynd: Wildcat2030: IBM’s Jeopardy-playing machine can now beat human contestants
* Wildcat: Building Web Reputation Systems: The Blog: On Karma:
* Alexander Kruel: Robert Freitas Details how Diamond Trees Would Control the Atmosphere:
* Christopher A Carr: Genetically Engineered Pig Lung Successfully Oxygenates Human Blood
* Alexander Kruel: 50 Fascinating Lectures All About Your Brain:
* Jackie: 50+ Stunning Example of Photo Manipulation:

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