While I am generally unenthusiastic about HUDs like Google Glass, right now I'd love a HUD that mirrored my iPhone that I could interact with hands-free. For when I'm out and about in a #COVID world.
Interesting article, but feels misguided in all kinds of ways. https://www.washingtonpost.com/video-games/2020/04/17/fortnite-metaverse-new-internet/
Fortnite and the Metaverse: Why Epic Games may build the next version of the Internet - The Washington Post
Forget Video Conferencing—Host Your Next Meeting in VR: "Recent advances have made VR the superior technology for conferences and meetings, some experts claim" (IEEE Spectrum) https://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk/consumer-electronics/audiovideo/forget-video-conferencinghost-your-next-meeting-in-vr
Universities (Princeton in this case) finally banning professors from dating grad students. What took so long? (they exempt current relationships, because “why?”; wonder how many profs-married-to-former-students voted for this?) https://www.nj.com/education/2019/04/professors-banned-from-dating-grad-students-under-new-princeton-u-policy.html?cid=db
Excellent. So tired of people reclining into my laptop on daytime domestic flights. Sleep at home. https://apple.news/AVr-7TwbxQ7O4jF8E_QqQkg
Delta Air Lines is eliminating one of the most annoying things about flying - Fast Company
Setting up a Dual-PC Streaming Rig: I played around with setting up a second PC as a dedicated capture/streaming box over the last few weekends, using a spare PC I had laying about as the streaming PC. I learned a few things along the way, which others might find useful, so I thought I... https://blairmacintyre.me/2019/04/08/playing-with-dual-pc-streaming-setup/
@rabimba three, actually
Mirrorworld Bill of Rights?: Some thoughts on Paul Hoover's posting about a Mirrorworld Bill of Rights, laying down the rights people should have when AR becomes pervasive.
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