Archive for the ‘technology’ Category


Eye Vs. Mouse

March 3, 2007

This new technology will definately help out people who get carpal tunnel easily or those who don’t have hands, however blind people will have to use some other alternative.

A researcher at Stanford has created an alternative to the mouse that allows a person using a computer to click links, highlight text, and scroll simply by looking at the screen and tapping a key on the keyboard. By using standard eye-tracking hardware–a specialized computer screen with a high-definition camera and infrared lights–Manu Kumar, a doctoral student who works with computer-science professor Terry Winograd, has developed a novel user interface that is easy to operate.

To read more, click here. And stop jiggling your pupil.


Nerd Builds Robot to Beat Game!

February 27, 2007

Yeah, I like playing video games… but I’m not sure I like them enough to do what this guy did. And even if I did, I lack the know how.

“With my electronics experience I wondered if there was something that could push those two buttons for me so I could go about my daily life.”


Windows Vist-huh?

February 14, 2007

How’s that burn feel, Gates?