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A Day Made of Glass

A Day Made of Glass
A vision about how information technology integrated with modern glass surfaces would shape our daily lifes.

Emerging Technology for 2012 and beyond

Emerging Technology for 2012 and beyond
An infographics predicting the potential future of technology development until 2040 has won the Silver Award in the Infographic/Infodesign category at the Information Is Beautiful Awards 2012.

Monome – Minimalist Tangible Interfaces

Monome - Minimalist Tangible Interfaces
Monome is a small producer of handcrafted and beautifully designed tangible user interfaces since 2006. Their philosophy is to create simple and versatile tools designed for flexibility and produced with economic and ecological sustainability in mind.

Winscape Free-View Display

Winscape Free-View Display
Winscape is a reactive picture frame and video display from Rationalcraft that adjusts its viewing perspective to the position of a sinlge human observer. This creates a more realistic viewing experience similar to a real window into a remote location.

Creating 3D Models With a Simple Webcam

Creating 3D Models With a Simple Webcam
University of Cambridge researcher Qi Pan has developed a simple and affordable method for constructing virtual three-dimensional (3D) models. First presented at the 20th British Machine Vision Conference in London in 2009 the system may make 3D modeling more accessible in the future.

Microsoft’s Future Vision – Productivity

Microsoft's Future Vision - Productivity
An inspiring video created by Egg Rock Pictures for Microsoft Office Labs shows Microsoft's future vision about user interfaces.

Best of Social Media Week Berlin – Sep 2012

Best of Social Media Week Berlin - Sep 2012
Social Media Week is a bi-annual event which just happened from Sep 24-28, 2012 simultaneously in several cities around the world, among others, Berlin. SMW features talks, workshops and networking events around the topic of social networks with a special focus on advertisement and business. Here's my top three talks.

Volumetric 360° Display Prototype from Sony

Volumetric 360° Display Prototype from Sony
At Ceatec exhibition 2009 in Tokio Sony presented a prototype of a real volumetric 360° display. The display has a cylindrical form of 27 cm height and 13 cm diameter and can display stereoscopic images at 24bit color depth to multiple users simultaneously.

Interactive 360º Light Field Display

Interactive 360º Light Field Display
University of Southern California's Graphics Lab has presented a volumetric 360º Light Field Display at SigGraph 2007 which is suitable for multiple simultaneous viewers. The display is also used in a 3D Teleconference prototype.