REGISTER | LOGIN
Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
Max The Magnificent
User Rank
Author
re: Video: Mirror, mirror on the wall...
Max The Magnificent   2/1/2011 2:47:06 PM
NO RATINGS
Did you ever see that improv anywhere video where hundreds of folks froze in a station for 5 minutes -- actually there were a couple of these -- I'll root them out again in a future blog -- Max

ReneCardenas
User Rank
Author
re: Video: Mirror, mirror on the wall...
ReneCardenas   1/30/2011 7:15:16 PM
NO RATINGS
Max, thank you for sharing this link, it was a great laugh to see their reactions. I can think of this type of setting could be used to break some one mental stability, if there was a more sinister under plot. All of the ladies showed self doubt in their eyes as they assumed themselves invisible!? It was a blast to watch, thanks.

Max The Magnificent
User Rank
Author
re: Video: Mirror, mirror on the wall...
Max The Magnificent   1/25/2011 2:55:51 PM
NO RATINGS
Hi there -- thanks so much for the kind words re my books (everyone else take note and run out and buy one :-) Actually this would make a good psychological test .... although I'm not sure what we'd be testing for. I've been thinking about this video and wondering what would have gone through my mind if I'd been a test subject and just how long it would have taken me to work it out...

lifewingmate
User Rank
Author
re: Video: Mirror, mirror on the wall...
lifewingmate   1/25/2011 4:37:03 AM
NO RATINGS
Max, I've talked to you on the phone before in response to some of the excellent books you've written. I am especially grateful for the guides that you've written to introduce the foundations of electrical engineering and computer programming. Your sense of humor throughout your books is endearing and the way you explain the math, theories, and practices is very palatible. This video uses technology in a humorous way. However, I wonder if this mirror technology is used by psychologists, user experience designers, and other organizations such as the military for tests and research.

Max The Magnificent
User Rank
Author
re: Video: Mirror, mirror on the wall...
Max The Magnificent   1/24/2011 11:24:34 PM
NO RATINGS
This reminds me of the old "Candid Camera" spoofs we used to have in the UK when I was a kid.



Most Recent Comments
resistion
 
resistion
 
resistion
 
resistion
 
R_Colin_Johnson
 
balajis_snps
 
David Ashton
 
traneus
 
traneus
Like Us on Facebook
EE Life
Frankenstein's Fix, Teardowns, Sideshows, Design Contests, Reader Content & More
Martin Rowe

Test Tool Finds Ethernet Wiring Errors
Martin Rowe
Post a comment
When my house was renovated several years ago, I had the electrician install network outlets in numerous places, then run the LAN cables to a wiring closet. But he didn't document the ends ...

Martin Rowe

Local Electronics Store Supplies Engineers and Hobbyists
Martin Rowe
5 comments
Rochester, N.Y. — Tucked away in this western New York city known for its optics is Goldcrest Electronics, a local store that's supplied businesses and individuals with electronic ...

Martin Rowe

How to Transform a Technology University (Book Review)
Martin Rowe
1 Comment
The Presiding Genius of the Place by Alison Chisolm. WPI, Worcester, Mass., 234 pp., 2016. Engineers love to discuss, and often criticize, engineering education. They often claim ...

Max Maxfield

Aloha from EEWeb
Max Maxfield
Post a comment
Just a few minutes ago as I pen these words, I posted this blog about this month's Cartoon Punchline Competition over on EEWeb.com.