MIT's laser-powered camera can detect objects hidden around corner

Discussion in 'User Submitted News' started by shakirmoledina, Mar 21, 2012.

  1. shakirmoledina
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    shakirmoledina Legend

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  2. Hop2089

    Hop2089 Cute>Hot

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    Must buy at day one if perfected.

    This will be hand for finding lost keys and other small items, but most likely this will be on smartphones before it hits market at a price that's not 10k+.
     
  3. Satangel

    Satangel BEAST

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    Should be extremely helpful in driving situations and war situations. Nice invention, will save many lives.
     
  4. Joe88

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    basically sonar but with light instead of sound
     
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  5. Ultymoo

    Ultymoo GBAtemp Regular

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    I want one of these specifically to avoid people coming quietly and swiftly around corners. Collisions are not my friends.
     
  6. saberjoy

    saberjoy GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    somewhere you only dream of!
    Those MIT guys really are something? huh?
     
  7. Gahars

    Gahars Bakayaro Banzai

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    Who can afford to turn a blind eye to technology like this?
     
  8. ferofax

    ferofax End of the World

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    use one of those cheap key finders.

    this will most likely be used for urban warfare, make no mistake about it.
     
  9. Hyro-Sama

    Hyro-Sama I'm from the fucking future.

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    I doubt something like this will be available to the average consumer. It will take about 10 to 20 years before someone even thinks about bringing this to market. The only customer today is the Military.
     
  10. Bladexdsl

    Bladexdsl ZOMG my posts...it's over 9000!!!

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    just what every stalker and guys perving on girls needs! :creep:
     
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