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Microsoft’s Shopping Trolley

I thought I’d put this new system through it’s tracks. Let’s see if it works…. But if you do not have access to our dishwasher, then you can just read this… http://www.smh.com.au/news/technology/microsofts-smart-shopping-cart/2008/01/15/1200159409129.html

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Make sure your balls have dropped…

Filler, by SimianLogic gets my addictive game of the day award. Bit like the retro arcade game Qix (where you had to fill a percentage of the screen by drawing boxes) – this time you...

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Alienware Giant Curved Monitor

It’s not quite as flat as it looks and no pricing yet but at 2880×900 this is one big mother! See the full article at Gizmondo…http://gizmodo.com/341413/alienware-curved-monitor-looks-like-its-from-another-planet

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Philips Aurea HD Lava-lamp TV!

This is a full HD 42 inch screen from Philips that features 126 LEDs capable of producing 4 trillion colours – changing realtime as your TV plays (it sort of mimics the colours on screen)....

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Secret strategies behind viral videos

Ever wondered how ‘viral’ videos get to be seen by millions? Read the article on TechCrunch below and see the tricks used by one company that is specialising in viral video marketing. http://www.techcrunch.com/2007/11/22/the-secret-strategies-behind-many-viral-videos/ I’m sure...

Seven habits of highly innovative people 0

Seven habits of highly innovative people

There is a good article here on creativity. It’s a huge subject area but I found this a nice introduction to the subject: http://thinksimplenow.com/creativity/7-habits-of-highly-innovative-people/ Read the above and now add a sprinkling of the following...

Using your phone GPS and 3D Google Earth. 0

Using your phone GPS and 3D Google Earth.

The following was done (this morning) using a Nokia N95 (which has inbuilt GPS), Sportstracker software (free from Nokia). The data was then transported into Google Earth for viewing. Basically I turned the phone on,...

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Broken camera produces art form

Proof that great things can come from unexpected places. This Flickr user broke his Canon digital camera, but the result is something you would have a very hard time recreating in Photoshop. Some great images...