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Comment: Created? (Score 2) 191

by P1h3r1e3d13 (#48606219) Attached to: Jaguar and Land Rover Just Created Transparent Pillars For Cars

nothing on these augmented displays will look right except from the driver's perspective

And only from one head position!

Every time some concept car âoeinventsâ video-cameras-instead-of-mirrors, I wonder whether it's occurred to anyone that mirrors show a different view depending on the position of the viewer. Is that so fundamental that we just forget it entirely?

Comment: Hyperbole much? (Score 2) 104

by P1h3r1e3d13 (#47049261) Attached to: How Virtual Reality Became Reality

As far as your brain is concerned, there's no difference between experiencing something on the Rift and experiencing it in the real world.

Total bullshit.

"This is the first time that we've succeeded in stimulating parts of the human visual system directly,"

Total bullshit.

You could have said exactly the same things about the upgrade from movies to 3D movies, or from pictures to movies, and they would be just exactly as true as they are here.

"It's when they say 2 + 2 = 5 that I begin to argue." -- Eric Pepke