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Samsung Smart Home flaws let hackers make keys to front door

Samsung Smart Home flaws let hackers make keys to front door | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Don't rely on SmartThings for anything security related, researchers warn.
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Andrei Tarkovsky Used Cinema to Communicate Without Speaking  

Andrei Tarkovsky Used Cinema to Communicate Without Speaking   | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Channel Chriswell has put together some interesting video essays recently, and for his latest, he takes a look at the films of Andrei Tarkovsky, who focused on what the characters were feeling, rather than what was happening.
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Early Graphics Effects Show How Far Special Effects Have Come

Early Graphics Effects Show How Far Special Effects Have Come | Research_topic | Scoop.it
John Whitney was one of the earliest pioneers of computer graphics, most memorably known for his work on the opening sequence of Hitchcock’s Vertigo. But even in this educational video for IBM in 1968, the distance that computer graphics has come is startlingly clear.
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Discover Harvard’s Collection of 2,500 Pigments: Preserving the World’s Rare, Wonderful Colors

Discover Harvard’s Collection of 2,500 Pigments: Preserving the World’s Rare, Wonderful Colors | Research_topic | Scoop.it
If modern paint companies’ pretentiously-named color palettes gall you to the point of an exclusively black-and-white existence, the Harvard Art Museums’ Forbes pigment collection will prove a welcome balm.
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'No Man's Sky' lore comes from classic sci-fi and comics

'No Man's Sky' lore comes from classic sci-fi and comics | Research_topic | Scoop.it
"We always said we shouldn't have a narrative, but we should have a lore," says No Man's Sky mastermind Sean Murray. And honestly, with a procedurall
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Sketch-simplifying neural network lets artists leap from pencil to ink

Sketch-simplifying neural network lets artists leap from pencil to ink | Research_topic | Scoop.it
The authors of a new “sketch simplification” program hope to make neural networks more useful to artists frustrated by the choppy results of existing automated line tools. Apps such as …
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Fab Labs Inspire Innovation Through Digital Fabrication Tools

Fab Labs Inspire Innovation Through Digital Fabrication Tools | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Dr. Neil Gershenfeld, Director of the MIT Center for Bits and Atoms and founder of the Fab Lab Network, likes to say that the “power of digital fabrication is social, not technical”.  S…
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NASA successfully tested the world's First Full Scale 3D Printed Rocket Engine - 3D Printing Industry

NASA successfully tested the world's First Full Scale 3D Printed Rocket Engine - 3D Printing Industry | Research_topic | Scoop.it
On April 21, 2016 NASA announces the successful testing of a 3D printed fuel pump that may lay the first stone for the methane-fueled Mars lander.  Just to give you a broader prospective, did you ever imagined you would sit in a space-craft and are told, “It’s 3D printed and It’s safe, please enjoy your …
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Copyright chaos: Why isn’t Anne Frank’s diary free now?

Copyright chaos: Why isn’t Anne Frank’s diary free now? | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Op-ed: EU's long and fragmented copyright terms are unfit for the digital world.
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Tech giants push Congress for K-12 computer science education

Tech giants push Congress for K-12 computer science education | Research_topic | Scoop.it
A coalition of tech industry heavy-hitters and scions of corporate America have joined forces with a bipartisan group of governors and educators to pus
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MakerBot will start outsourcing its 3D printers

MakerBot will start outsourcing its 3D printers | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Less than a year after opening its 170,000-square-foot factory in New York City, MakerBot announced today it will partner with international manufacture
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XYZprinting 3D printers | da Vinci | Nobel

XYZprinting 3D printers | da Vinci | Nobel | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Revolutionize your life with XYZprinting's fully comprehensive line of 3D printers. Get yours today (talk about jr and nobel)
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um fabricante de impressoras 3D a incluir software de modelação no seu pacote de oferta? curioso.
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The Triumph of Piero

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Piero is a gripping narrator who never diverts our attention from the main figures and the predominant events. In the depiction of emotional agitation, emphatically recommended by aesthetic theories of the time, Piero is restrained. For him, it is gesture and especially gaze that are most important.
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prosthetic knowledge — Harold Cohen RIP Artist who pioneered art with...

prosthetic knowledge — Harold Cohen RIP Artist who pioneered art with... | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Harold Cohen RIP Artist who pioneered ar
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"i write programs, the programs make drawings. drawings completely made by the computer."
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From Paintbox to PC: How London became the home of Hollywood VFX

From Paintbox to PC: How London became the home of Hollywood VFX | Research_topic | Scoop.it
All it took was talent, fortuitous insight, and 30 years of relentless tech advances.
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Easy 3D Design with Clipart

Easy 3D Design with Clipart | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Creating quick 3D models is an essential skill for any educator with a 3D printer. Luckily it is easy to create 3D designs using 2D clipart. The secret is to use vector based clipart files in SVG format. These images can be imported into 3D modeling software like Tinkercad and then downloaded in seconds for 3D printing. An example is…
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Zero to Maker Faire: My Journey Through the Maker Movement | Make:

Zero to Maker Faire: My Journey Through the Maker Movement | Make: | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Bertier Luyt's life was transformed when he discovered the Maker Movement. Now he runs leFabShop and organizes Maker Faire Paris.
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Should Smartphones Be Banned From Classrooms?

Should Smartphones Be Banned From Classrooms? | Research_topic | Scoop.it
From middle schools to colleges, cellphones’ adverse effects on student achievement may outweigh their potential as a learning tool.
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Inside the Factory Where Robots Make Missiles

Inside the Factory Where Robots Make Missiles | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Welcome to Pee Wee's Playhouse, but with clean rooms and pieces of lethal precision weapon​ry.​
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Goodbye Cube 3D Printer

Goodbye Cube 3D Printer | Research_topic | Scoop.it
It is with great sadness that I learned of the demise of my favorite tabletop FDM 3D Printer, the Cube from 3D Systems.  As those of you who read my blog know, I was converted when I took a road tr…
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Meet the Arduino Clone That's the Size of a AA Battery | Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers

Meet the Arduino Clone That's the Size of a AA Battery | Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers | Research_topic | Scoop.it
A clever design for a pint-sized, wireless Arduino that also turns a battery holder into a project box.
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Fantastic radio show about virtual reality, c. 1992

Fantastic radio show about virtual reality, c. 1992 | Research_topic | Scoop.it
Media artist Michael Naimark writes: In 1990, right as the first VR wave was swelling, Stewart Brand and Grateful Dead manager Jon Mcintyre concocted a scheme to produce an invitation-only 24-hour …
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