Posted in March 2015

Apple’s take on the smartwatch: Elegant evolution

Apple’s take on the smartwatch: Elegant evolution

Originally posted on Gigaom:
After attending the “Spring Forward” event to get all of the remaining Apple Watch details and then getting some hands-on time with the device, I walked away with mixed emotions. On the one hand, [company]Apple[/company] debuted a polished product that was very responsive in my use. On the other hand, we…

Odyssey Navigation

Sci-fi interfaces When the Odyssey needs to reverse thrust to try and counter a descent towards the TET, Jack calls for a full OMS (Orbital Maneuvering System) burn. We do not see what information he looks at to determine how fast he is approaching the TET, or how he knows that the OMS system will provide … Continue reading

Ghost in the Shell: Home viewing

Sci-fi interfaces San Francisco Bay Area folks may have been wondering what was up with the Ghost in the Shell 20th anniversary movie night. Well, some bad news. There weren’t enough pre-sales to rent the cinema. We might have just run it as a public showing, but the cinema could not find a way to secure the rights … Continue reading