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Making Your Own Disneyland Parade

Alex George is a bit of a tinkerer. He got his hands on the Disneyland Main Street Collection, a series of miniatures that replicates the Main Street attraction at Disneyland — including various floats that go by in its lighted Main Street Electrical Parade. But there’s one big problem: the miniatures don’t [...]

New Camera Offers 360° Panoramic View in 3D

The Electrical Engineering Institute at the École Polytechnique Fédéral de Lausanne, Switzerland, has developed a camera that can see 3D images in all directions. The design is based on insect eyes, which are hemispherical and contain many individual photoreceptors. Potential applications include gaming, media production, and robot navigation systems. Link and Video via DVICE | Photo: [...]