[rescue] Looking : Sgi/Sun stuff

Lionel Peterson lionel4287 at verizon.net
Wed Jun 29 09:41:50 CDT 2005

>From: Velocity <velocityengine at gmail.com>
>Date: Tue Jun 28 12:37:16 CDT 2005
>To: The Rescue List <rescue at sunhelp.org>
>Subject: Re: [rescue] Looking : Sgi/Sun stuff

>> Dream:  take Apple's largest LCD display.
>> Build into a desk with a glass surface and add some kind of touch-sensitive
>> Drag and drop, literally.
>> --Patrick
>I've been dreaming of doing this since I saw Tron...
>*dives back into geek closet*

Microsoft had *some* of that functionality in one of their "home of the future" displays - they shot a projector screen at the kitchen counter and used a wireless mouse. The idea was to watch videos and read recipes without installing a monitor in a "wet" environment.

Clever application, IMHO...

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