From phones, to tablets to the PC to commercial Kiosks Touch technology first developed in the 80’s finally seems to be coming of age. Today HP announced its new line of TouchSmart PCs including the 9300 Elite PC which will be featured in various retail Kiosks. HP partner Barnes & Noble, has piloted several interactive kiosks as part of Barnes & Noble’s new Educational Toys & Games department (pictured). HP Redesigns the TouchSmart PC
IEEE—the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers had a day
IEEE Day was established to celebrate the first worldwide gathering of engineers who came together to share their technical ideas in 1884. Their stated hope was to “collaborate on ideas that leverage technology for a better tomorrow.”
Happy birthday, PIXEL
On a cool early autumn day in Bellingham, WA, in 1965. The Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers—SPIE staff were still in the glow of celebrating their 15th anniversary when they published Frederic Billingsley’s paper, Digital Video Processing at JPL.