2006-12-21から1日間の記事一覧

居眠り防止機能付きメガネ

頭を傾けると、耳掛け部についているバイブレータが振動するらしいです。 運転中とかならいいですけど、普段はいらない機能ですね。 記事

クルマ型USB吸煙灰皿

自動車型のUSB灰皿の新型。煙吸引ファンはバスパワーまたは単三乾電池2個で動作する。 ついに複合技できましたか… 詳しくはコチラ

New Firefox Version Fixes 8 Security Holes

"Mozilla on Tuesday released updates to fix at least eight security vulnerabilities in its Firefox Web browser and related software. Five of the eight flaws received a "critical" label, meaning that an attacker could exploit them to break …

Siemens Demonstrates 107 Gbits Network

"The demonstration network, which was run via an unnamed telco in the US, transmitted data over a 100 mile (160 kilometre) fibre-optic network. The high speed was achieved by processing data through "purely electrical" means before and aft…

NASA & Google To Bring Space Data To Us

"On Monday, Google and the NASA Ames Research Center announced a new partnership they've labeled as a "Space Act Agreement". The agreement will solidify a working relationship to collaborate on a variety of challenging technical problems r…

Disney MIGHT Go Back To 2D

"Following the release of "Meet the Robinsons," Ed & John would like WDFA to go back into the traditional animation business. Full-time. With their battle plan being that -- from here on in -- Pixar would do all of the CG features while Di…

NASA Studies New Type Of Cosmic Blast

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"A new type of explosion scientists believe is produced during the birth of a black hole has NASA researchers puzzling over how the phenomenon occurs."[...] Read On

Terragen 2 Tech Preview

Terragen is an amazing Terrain creator! You should check it out if you think about creating photorealistic landscapes! "Terragen 2 has been released as a "Tech Preview". While it's limited, it should give one insight on what they've got co…

Rule on Simulators Could Change How Pilots Are Trained (Flight Sims)

"Before stepping into the cockpit of a commercial jetliner for the first time, pilots have racked up hundreds of hours in the air, usually at the controls of small planes. In coming years, they may get most of their flight experience witho…

Swedish Startup Offering Image-Based Search

" The service from Polar Rose can identify whether a photo contains images of people, find other photos of the same people, and help with identifying the subjects of photos. "[...] More About It

Opera Designs Browser For Nintendo's Wii

"Nintendo will offer a beta version of the Opera browser, developed specifically for Wii games and software, beginning Friday. The combination of the Opera browser and Wii controller theoretically allows for simple navigation of the Intern…

FumeFX v1 Released!

Sitni Sati is proud to announce the release of FumeFX, the first commercially available gaseous fluid dynamics simulator for 3ds Max. FumeFX is a powerful fluid dynamics engine designed for the simulation and rendering of realistic fire, s…

XRez.com, Bringing New Definition to High Res Imagery

XRez.com launches, bringing a whole new definition to high resolution imagery. XRez.com offers extraordinary images of the world’s most astonishing locations in unprecedented gigapixel level detail. Photographers and visual effects visiona…

SIGGRAPH 2007 SVC Now Accepting Applications

The SIGGRAPH 2007 Student Volunteers Committee is now accepting applications for the Student Volunteers Program for SIGGRAPH 2007 in San Diego. Interested students can find the application form at sv.siggraph.org. The deadline for applicat…