Graduate students give away 100 robots to at-risk kids
. The fun really starts when they put the robots together!
Say, here's some fun. Your birth tune! Check out
the song that was #1 on the billboard charts on your birthday.
More intriguing cell phone use in Japan. They're rolling out tests of 'smart posters'. You hold your compatible phone close to the poster and it sends additional digital information to you. It's called Near Field Communication, and it seems like it's an extension of RFID technology. It reminds me of the QR Codes we talked about in the first season of Spark (via Pink Tentacle
Further to our recent speech recognition story, Google launches GAudi, which allows you to search for spoken words in video and audio. Could be great for podcasts! (via Adesblog