Tag Archive: Vision


Jony Ive’s vision for new Apple Stores: live trees

We know Jony Ive can design computers large and small. So why not the space where the devices are sold? The world caught a glimpse of a new Ive-designed Apple Store in Brussels this week and the common theme seems to be: wood. The store, on Avenue de la Toison d’Or, won’t officially open until […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Why the iPad Pro is Apple’s vision for the future of personal computing

This is a guest post by Fraser Speirs, a teacher, systems administrator and consultant specialising in the application of modern mobile technology in schools. It originally appeared on his personal website. “The iPad is the clearest expression of our vision of the future of personal computing.” – Tim Cook The above statement by Apple’s CEO […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Netflix CEO’s vision for the future of TV sounds just like Apple’s

Netflix is killing it right now, so I’d be inclined to believe founder and CEO Reed Hastings when he chips in with his thoughts on the future of TV. And, wouldn’t you know it, when he gave a speech about…

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Walt Disney’s vision of the future forms backdrop of Tomorrowland movie

There was more to Walt Disney than Mickey Mouse. He was an obsessive futurist who used his theme parks to stage ideas of what a world filled with cutting-edge technology and the fruits of scientific ambition might look like. The…

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Classified thermal imaging and night vision goodies land on eBay

If you search long enough, you can find anything on eBay and Craigslist. That includes lost expensive military equipment that helps soldiers find roadside bombs. The Intercept, an investigative reporting website founded by Glenn Greenwald, obtained a Navy intelligence document…

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Get a glimpse of The Vision in new Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer

There’s plenty of carnage and goofy talk about artificial intelligence in the new for Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer. But, just like any Marvel Studios movie, you’ll want to stay till the end: That’s when you’ll get your first peek…

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Flir One Case Gives Your iPhone Predator Vision [CES 2014]

LAS VEGAS – FLIR One debuted their all-new thermal imaging camera case at CES this week, that gives the iPhone 5 and 5s the power to pick up heat signatures up to 100 meters away from live people, animals, and…

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Study Shows That iPads Help People With Vision Loss Read Faster, More Comfortably

A study was presented at the 116th annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology yesterday that shows the benefit of backlit tablet computers like the iPad help patients with vision loss due to eye diseases read at a comfortable level again.

The study looked at all backlit tablets, scoring the iPad highest in terms of helping readers with low vision due to conditions like macular degeneration or diabetic retinopathy read at  [Read More…]

Transparent iPhone 5 Wallpaper Gives You X-Ray Vision to See Internals

Transparent iPhone 5 wallpaper

Have you ever wished you had x-ray vision so you could peer right through the enclosure of your iPhone 5 to see the fancy hardware insides? Now you can pretend you’re Superman with the help of a snazzy transparent wallpaper pack from iFixIt, which shows you precisely what the internals of an iPhone 5 look like as if the icons and UI were just hovering over raw hardware.

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Zoom Features That Help When You Lose Your Reading Glasses Or Are Vision Impaired [iOS Tips]

 

I recall the time I met someone who was not only vision impaired, but nearly blind. However, their loss of vision didn�t prevent them from enjoying computers. Although we were both able to get a lot done, they wouldn�t have been able to get as much as I can get done without special tools�like a large display with overly magnified and software enhancements on their computer.

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