Companies To Invade Your Retinas As Soon As Next Year?
The camera isn't mounted in front of the projector. It's mounted at the same distance from a double sided mirror as the eye. There's no parallax problems.
ARM Launches Cortex-A5 Processor, To Take On Atom
Looks like the Cortex-A5 has 50% more performance while using 1/3rd the power of the current generation ARM11 found in the iPhone. As a game developer this makes me hopeful that we'll see cellphones as a gaming platform without sacrificing useful battery life.
Melting Memory Chips In Mass Production
PCM is interesting stuff. Here's some info:
- It'll be heat sensitive - weak crystal bonds will 'fail' if the module gets too hot. This also means interesting challenges around soldering.
Unlikely. GeSbTe has a crystallization point of 400C. Well above typical soldering temperatures (230C-350C depending on process)
Making a Game of Hardware Design
Clicking randomly is not fun.
Attention: Lucas Arts, Sierra Entertainment, et al.
DNA Suggests Three Basic Human Groups
What do you mean you only have 1 wife?
Should We Just Call Dog Breeds a Different Species?
You've obviously never been near a Yorkshire Terrier or a Shetland Sheepdog. I can differentiate those breeds with my eyes closed at 5 meters.
Dell's First XPS System With AMD Phenom II Tested
I recently ordered a complete Dragon system (case, mobo, 512MB 4870, PSU, x4 940 black 3.0GHz , 4GB RAM, 750GB HD, DVD-RDL optical) on newegg for $781.92 (bundle discounts applied) + tax and shipping.(not including OS of course)
Total shipped came in under $900.
When Digital TV broadcasts kick in in earnest ...
When I got my last TV I picked up a $14 set of rabbit ear antennas. Since the signal is digital, if I'm in range, I get a perfect picture with little hassle. Many of the broadcasters aren't yet fully invested, but after the switch there'll be no real reason for them not to be and I'm sure I'll be able to get even more crystal clear OTA channels with my cheap antenna. All in all, this is a good thing.