Bending, Twisting, and Rotating TV

Imagine a world where not being able to see the TV is no longer an issue. Nowadays, people often go to great lengths to set up their living rooms or bedrooms in a way that minimizes TV obstruction. Soon, though, this might not be a problem!

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Gesture Technology: Small Step for User Interface, Giant Leap for User Experience

Gesture technology? That’s a thing? Yes, and if you’re anything like me, the capacity of it might astonish you.

Take a minute to think about how you interact with your computer — the role it plays in your work life, your social life, or any part of your personal life, for that matter. There’s a good chance that a substantial portion of your day is spent engaging with some sort of computing device and, until relatively recently, this type of engagement required selecting various types of buttons. Now, however, touch screens are commonplace and the computer mouse or keyboard as we knew them are on their way out. So what’s next? Gesture technology!

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Map O’ The Day #111 – Battlestar Galactica Racetrack Timeline

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Today’s MOTD comes to us from Billy Ray Stevens, Jr. The racetrack style timeline is a history of the fictional universe that is the background for the television show Battlestar Galactica.

I wish I could talk to the content of the map more, but I am not an avid fan of the show. I chose the graphic for its blackboard display, clean border and conceptual styling, color range of the flow arrows and race segmentations as well as the overall layout and spacing.