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Re: 23 May 2014 Live Chat -- Augmented Reality
Max The Magnificent   5/23/2014 1:24:04 PM
@Dr Thomas: if the technological apocalypse arrives, I doubt AR will be what we miss most :)

I agree -- survival will be first and foremost -- but...

We had some big storm shere recently -- on TV the local news was talking abouit possible tornadoes and plotting their courses and saying "Harvest, it will be hitting you at 6:22pm ... Monrovia, it will pass you at 6:24pm ... Hazel Green, watch oiut at 6:32pmmm...."

I can't imagine not having this data available. But a few years ago you wouldn;t even have known a storm wa scoming until it arrived. Once you get used to information it's hard to live without it -- that will go for AR also

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