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Old 02-11-06, 06:30 PM
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Minority Report... is here!

Well, at least the touch screens are. Check out this demo:

Multi-Input Touch Screen
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Just saw an article about this in Popular Science. Cool beans.
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I'd like to see what Kittydreamer's kid could do with it.
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No Pre-Crime Division = No sale.
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Looks like the 4:20 crowd should be kept entertained into the next century.
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Would you like to know more?
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very cool.. got tired just watching him
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Originally Posted by JustinS
Would you like to know more?
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Wow. That is pretty sweet.
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My wife wasn't impressed till he started messing with the pictures, now she's ready to get one
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It seems like this would have a good porn application.
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That was cool!

Was that Google Earth they were using near the end?
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Originally Posted by JustinS
Would you like to know more?

ET Phone home.
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Pretty slick . . . seems like a very natural, intuative interface (how to zoom, spin, move, etc.).
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Isn't that Starship Troopers?
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Originally Posted by Jadzia
It seems like this would have a good porn application.

Everything has a porn application.
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Originally Posted by talemyn
Pretty slick . . . seems like a very natural, intuative interface (how to zoom, spin, move, etc.).Isn't that Starship Troopers?
Yeah, it is. But rather than calling him on it, you should quote another totally random scifi movie until he figures it out.
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Originally Posted by BigPete
Yeah, it is. But rather than calling him on it, you should quote another totally random scifi movie until he figures it out.
You don't understand. That's what he does. That's all he does.
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"Live long and prosper." (Star Wars)
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"Live long and prosper." (Star Wars)
That's from Battlestar Gallactica.
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You don't understand. That's what he does. That's all he does.
No, I do photochops, too . . . in fact, I think I have one with a sailor on a float around here somewhere . . .
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That was pretty sweet. I would love to have one of those right now.
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"Honey, I've been using these Minority Report touch-screens, and all of a sudden everything in my life seems to go on for a half hour longer than it should..."
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That was pretty sweet when I used to play with them at Epcot when I was 9.
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Pretty neat. It'll be cool to see where the technology can go from there.

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