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Technology has moved forward 72 years, but President Bartoliís troubles are straight out of the past. 280AD to be precise.

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Moving Pictures ('05)


A band of Garage CGI Spielbergs, a Machinima movie and Hollywood's establishment

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Trojan Horses ('03)


P2P networks, portable digital media, the MPAA, Brooklyn Technical High School, the US government and terrorism

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Johnny rocks another Wiimote-based UI hack

Carnegie Mellon Human Computer Interaction PhD (and self-proclaimed "Procrastineer"), Johnny Lee, rocks another Wiimote based UI hack.

Following his finger-tip tracking "Minority Report"-like Wiimote hack we covered here, he now has another great hack he calls Head Tracking Desktop VR by which his head movements (right/left, up/down, forward/back) result in a change in the display similar to looking through a frame/window. Creates a great sense of depth!



We're still not quite beyond the mere interesting, and into the truly life-altering, but I suspect you can see it from here. Go, Johnny, go!

ps: Turns out Johnny is quite the renaissance man. His photography portfolio can be found here.



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