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Get to Know Sixth Sense Technologies – Very Futuristic

Hogwarts’ animated newspapers to become reality? YES!

ad8807af396a1ac89011703f4d4ee0ddOne of my favorite TED Talks of the last year is Pranav Mistry who spoke at TEDIndia about technologies that “that help the physical world interact with the world of data” ranging from the simple mouse ball technology that he used to create a glove that told his computer what his hand was doing, all the way to a neck-worn computer/projector that turns even a basic piece of paper into a laptop. Unlike most futuristic innovations, this technology is simple and only costs a few hundred dollars. I’m absolutely astonished.

Pranav said he’ll be open-sourcing the software behind Sixth Sense which could potentially obsolete the iPhone, laptops, computers, televisions and more. This is extremely interesting and for everyone who likes to talk about “game changers,” this is the first actual “game changer” that I’ve seen in years.

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Lani is the COO and News Director at The American Genius, has co-authored a book, co-founded BASHH, Austin Digital Jobs, Remote Digital Jobs, and is a seasoned business writer and editorialist with a penchant for the irreverent.

13 Comments

13 Comments

  1. Joe Loomer

    March 26, 2010 at 6:37 am

    This is absolutely astonishing, Lani. I have no further words than that – Astonishing.

    Navy Chief, Navy Pride

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