One interesting paper I read from this years SIGGRAPH paper on the creation of an interesting real life tagging technology called Bokode. Here’s a DIY page detailing an implementation. It’s really quite simple (and neat!) I might have to code this together. Bokode @ Home – Recreating MIT’s bokode tech with everyday materials.
Archive for date: October 1, 2009
Yep, I’m actually at the NVIDIA (why do I type NVIDIA like nVidia? everything seems to indicate that it is all caps now, I dunno) GPU Technology Conference, trying to once again get into the swing of things with respect to GPUs. Sadly, almost everything I know about computer graphics (which is actually considerable) predates [...]
My previous post on using PyEphem to compute satellite locations was based upon my experience with the latest version (22.214.171.124). Apparently this includes a fairly serious change to previous versions: by default my FreeBSD box seems to install 126.96.36.199 still, and the next_pass method for observers doesn’t exist. So I thought I’d go back and [...]