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Spying On The Spys

Spying On The Spys

Source: Thierry Legault: A couple Frenchmen have devised a way to track the International Space Station (ISS) and also spy satellites by modifying a Takahashi EM400 telescope with some of their own electronics and software. Follow this link to see some impressive videos they have made with their setup and also learn about how they did it.

by · June 19, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Culture, News, Technology, Video
Australia Telescope Compact Array and Surrounds

Australia Telescope Compact Array and Surrounds

Videos and Time-lapse videos taken around the CSIRO’s Australia Telescope Compact Array (ATCA) during May 2011 … including obligatory cockatoos taking a hayride on the telescope.

by · June 5, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Culture, Technology, Video
VIDEO: NVIDEA Quad-Core Kal-El Dynamic Lighting Demo

VIDEO: NVIDEA Quad-Core Kal-El Dynamic Lighting Demo

Source: YouTube.com. NVIDEA demonstrated their Tegra Quad-Core Kal-El chip on a Android Honeycomb tablet showing off the chips ability to dynamically generate lighting and scene interactions with a upcoming game called “Glow Ball”.

by · May 30, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Entertainment, Fun Stuff, News, Technology, Video
Silk, the ancient material of the future

Silk, the ancient material of the future

Source: Ted.com. Fiorenzo Omenetto shares 20+ astonishing new uses for silk, one of nature’s most elegant materials — in transmitting light, improving sustainability, adding strength and making medical leaps and bounds. On stage, he shows a few intriguing items made of the versatile stuff.

by · May 16, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Culture, Economics, Medical, News, Technology, Video
Eli Pariser: Beware online “filter bubbles”

Eli Pariser: Beware online “filter bubbles”

Source: Ted.com. As web companies strive to tailor their services (including news and search results) to our personal tastes, there’s a dangerous unintended consequence: We get trapped in a “filter bubble” and don’t get exposed to information that could challenge or broaden our worldview. Eli Pariser argues powerfully that this will ultimately prove to be bad for us and bad […]

by · May 16, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Culture, News, Politics, Technology, Video
The Acoustic Alarm

The Acoustic Alarm

SOURCE: YouTube. The Acoustic Alarm. Wake up to a more relaxing sound.

by · May 12, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Art, Fun Stuff, News, Technology, Video
Dance Like You’re an Android

Dance Like You’re an Android

SOURCE: YouTube. The dancing Android is back.

by · May 11, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Culture, Entertainment, Fun Stuff, Technology, Video
Android 3.0 Preview

Android 3.0 Preview

VIDEO: Watch the video of the upcoming Google Android for tablets.

by · February 23, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · News, Technology, Video
World Builder

World Builder

VIDEO: A strange man uses holographic tools to build a world for the woman he loves. This is a short by filmmaker Bruce Branit known also as the co-creator of 405.

by · March 8, 2009 · Comments are Disabled · Culture, Fun Stuff, Technology, Video
Did You Know?

Did You Know?

VIDEO: An interesting video on technological advancement and education.

by · February 16, 2009 · Comments are Disabled · Culture, Economics, News, Technology, Video