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Comment Re:Almost. there. (Score 2) 156

The LED is on the right track, but if someone can hack your phone to turn the camera on, they can also turn the LED off. How about a physical shutter over the camera? I'd like a neon orange small plastic shutter to close over the cameras on my phone. I'd be able to quickly check that they're still on and not worry about someone hacking my phone.

Comment Re:Gravity is not constant... (Score 0) 299

Um, no. When the force of gravity is different on one from day to the next, then what the balance equals will change. As in, one day the slug balances to 1.000001kg of another weight, and another day it eauals 1.000002kg of another weight. Each day the balance is balanced, but to different weights.

Comment Re:Isn't this the ultimate goal? (Score 1) 732

taking into account that maintaining them would be essentially free? (as no salaries have to be paid to produce food, shelter, etc...

Why would feeding unemployed people suddenly become free? Is the plant that automated its workforce still going to pay its former workers to eat?

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