Tag: proof of concept

MIT Develops Depth Sensing Bidirectional Touch Screen

 This proof of concept from MIT looks to be the next step in interacting with your monitor.  Very much like Minority Report, the screen responds to touch and distance of your hands, but without any gloves needed.  The video below explains exactly how it works and then demonstrates each motion in practice.  The only problem we see from here is the form factor will need some work, but we’re only at the beginning. 

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Can’t Wait for Chrome to Come to Mac, Get Chromium


  For those who want to use Google Chrome on the Mac and have been patiently waiting to do so, your wait is sort of over.  CodeWeavers have ported Chrome over to Mac using Wine.  The release is not a stable one, but proves it could be done, which we all knew anyway and are just waiting for.  CodeWeavers stated "This is just a proof of concept, for fun, and to showcase what Wine can do."  I tried this myself on release day via crossover Mac and had no success the few times I tried. Good to see I am not the only one…


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