Category Archives: Technology

Photo Stitching

It’s not uncommon whilst being on holiday to find yourself at the top of some building or perched on the side of a hill somewhere looking out over a beautiful view. Wanting to capture the moment, you take a few … Continue reading

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Apparently it is fairly common for iOS App developers to steal your address book. “I did a quick survey of 15 developers of popular iOS apps, and 13 of them told me they have a contacts database with millons of … Continue reading

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Lytro, a consumer level plenoptic camera. The idea is that rather than focus the shot and then take a picture, the picture taken with a Lytro holds all the information needed to focus the image at any given point in … Continue reading

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Not many weeks after work pick HP at the new supplier of all our desktop PCs and laptops for the next I’m not sure how many years, they go an make it pretty clear that they want out of the … Continue reading

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Technology in HE

I was vaguely watching a live chat on the Guardian website on Friday regarding the impact of new technology on academic research, curious about what their ideas and opinions would be. Whilst the majority of the discussion related to other … Continue reading

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Mouseless – a computer mouse without the mouse. Seems a little laggy at the moment and probably not as precise but looks interesting.

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CCTV camera developed that can spot suspicous behaviour. I’m not sure how alerting people that someone has left a bag will stop suicide bombers who tend to carry their bags with them? When I’m at trains stations I also have … Continue reading

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Upcoming tech of 2010. Some of it looks a bit pointless but I do quite like the Ideapad U1, Skiff and dual screen netbook.

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Is 2010 going to be the year of the 3D TV. Seems optimistic to me…

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Games ‘permit’ virtual war crimes. “It said games were sending an ‘erroneous’ message that conflicts were waged without limits or that anything was acceptable in counter-terrorism operations.” Because real wars and conflicts are always nice affairs where nothing barbaric ever … Continue reading

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