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it was custom ordered
Let me guess, the surface is not too hot, but not too cold?
I "had an idea" for Kinect over a decade ago. Having toyed with VR stuff and motion capture and the like I though "Man, it'd be really awesome to have a device that does visual and shape capture at the same time, to be able to get a full 3D capture of a world in to an editor." I personally was thinking something along the lines of an IR laser rapidly scanning a scene (like a laser shape capture device but larger).
oblig after reading your first line:
Why don't humans populate more of the inner earth?
You've read H.G. Wells' book The Time Machine, right? Didn't work out too well for them.
That's just it, though. Cell phones are not meant to last forever. Companies expect (and want) you to have to buy a new one every couple of years.
As long as people keep buying these phones, companies have no reason to make better ones.
*And yes, I myself am part of the problem; I own a 3GS.
... and we, as humankind, went on with out collective dicks in our collective hands.
Sounds good to me!
this is a grant plan.
I forget can some one remind me what P.D.F. stands for again?
Pretty Dumb File.
I'll still buy it.
Exactly. You speak with your wallet.
to sustain itself by eating everything around it
obviously you've never seen my sister at dinnertime. she's practically gone supernova!