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Pablo Valerio
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Casa Batllo
Pablo Valerio   5/20/2014 12:08:31 PM
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Hi Max, lookign forward to the chat,

Here is an interesting use of Augmented Reality at Casa Batlló, Gaudí's famous building in Barcelona:

 



JanineLove
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Prizes
JanineLove   5/20/2014 12:24:53 PM
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Hey @Max, maybe we should also talk about the new prize from Bell Labs http://www.eetimes.com/document.asp?doc_id=1322428 as it relates to the future of reality.

Max The Magnificent
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Re: Casa Batllo
Max The Magnificent   5/20/2014 12:26:36 PM
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@Pablo: Here is an interesting use of Augmented Reality at Casa Batlló, Gaudí's famous building in Barcelona...

OMG!!! That is incredible -- now imagine if you didn;t have to use your spmartphone or tablet to see this, but instead it was projected directly onto your retina -- the scary thing is that if someone else took your AR system over, you wouldn't know if what you were seeing was real or not.

I look forward to "seeing" you in the chat on Friday

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Re: Prizes
Max The Magnificent   5/20/2014 12:27:47 PM
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@Janine: ....maybe we should also talk about the new prize from Bell Labs...

I agree -- so can I expect you at the chat on Friday to talk about this?

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Re: Casa Batllo
Pablo Valerio   5/21/2014 2:36:01 AM
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Max, if you're interested in the whole Batlló experience look at this blog from Kim Davis on Future Cities: 

Why to Love Casa Batlló

The video is amazing

Max The Magnificent
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Re: Casa Batllo
Max The Magnificent   5/21/2014 10:35:11 AM
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@Pablo: ...if you're interested in the whole Batlló experience look at this blog from Kim Davis on Future Cities...

I will do so, but not today I am afraid -- at the moment I am up to my armpits in alligarots fighting fires without a paddle (I never metaphor I didn't like) ... too much to do and not enough time to do it all (sad face)

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Crusty Augmentation
Crusty1   5/21/2014 10:37:31 AM
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Hi Max, Back from sitting in a tin box on the escarpment of the Durasic Coastline (Dorset England).

I some times worry that Crusty has become an augmented reality?

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Re: Crusty Augmentation
Max The Magnificent   5/21/2014 10:46:45 AM
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@Crusty: ...back from sitting in a tin box on the escarpment of the Durasic Coastline...

Hi Crusty -- I hope you had a wonderful vacation in your tin box (caravan) -- and I also hope you'll be able to join us for this Friday's chat

Crusty1
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Crusty1   5/21/2014 10:52:44 AM
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Hi Max, Weather was good and the beer and cider very quaffable the resulting vision problems were not due to Augmented reality issues.

As long as I have done my house chores then I will be with you all on Friday.

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Alligarots?
Brian_D   5/21/2014 7:04:45 PM
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@Max "I am up to my armpits in alligarots"

Alligarots? Might that be the French subspecies?

And perhaps most importantly, are they known to swim the Channel?

-Brian

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