Watching the videos here where wine companies are using AR in a custom app to animate labels, it strikes me as very Harry Potter. When conceptualizing tech, ideas from media often become the inventions of the future. What other fantastical realities are we going to be giving form?
This is a great reminder of what a luxury it is to work on things we care about in this world.
The reason I’m going to leave Instagram is it started out looking like an Apple Store but now in six months facebook made it look like a Don Quijote. It’s brightly colored and probably sells more, but I don’t want to live there.
The Hand Stylus is a great example of industrial design and kickstarter financing. It has a good heft, a retractable tip, and I can use it to draw the logo for the company. It’s a present inside of a gift inside of a clicky kickback.
The anti-immigration policies in Japan aren’t by any means new.