Four short links.
Four short links.
  1. PhotoScan -- really good explanation by Google of how they assemble a glare-free image from multiple shots at different angles.
  2. Climbing Out of Facebook's Reality Hole (Mat Honan) -- The problem with connecting everyone on the planet is that a lot of people are assholes. The issue with giving just anyone the ability to live broadcast to a billion people is that someone will use it to shoot up a school. You have to plan for these things. You have to build for the reality we live in, not the one we hope to create.
  3. Tarzan Robot (IEEE Spectrum) -- built by Georgia Tech, swings on wires.
  4. Tiny Care Terminal -- cute terminal app. (via Monica Dinculescu)
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