Minority report

09.18.14
Researchers use cell-phone data, not precogs, to predict crime in London
09.18.14

Researchers use cell-phone data, not precogs, to predict crime in London

Just this year we've seen open data give rise to recreations of Denmark in Minecraft, the ability...

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06.21.12
Minority Report at 10: a look at technology from today to 2054
06.21.12

Minority Report at 10: a look at technology from today to 2054

Steven Spielberg's Minority Report, based on the Philip K. Dick short story, opened in North Ameri...

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10.08.11
US Department of Homeland Security developing system to predict criminal intent
10.08.11

US Department of Homeland Security developing system to predict criminal intent

We're not exactly lacking in opportunities for Minority Report references these days, but sometim...

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09.09.11
Xbox Live Fall 2011 Dashboard update preview: Bing search, voice control, and a Metro overhaul
09.09.11

Xbox Live Fall 2011 Dashboard update preview: Bing search, voice control, and a Metro overhaul

Autumn is fast approaching -- and you know what that means: it's round about time for an Xbox Das...

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06.27.11
KinectNUI enables Minority Report style interaction in Windows sans gloves (video)
06.27.11

KinectNUI enables Minority Report style interaction in Windows sans gloves (video)

When Microsoft released its Kinect SDK we marveled at the impact it could have on desktop int...

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04.11.11
LG shows off 47-inch transparent IPS LCD with multitouch and Full HD resolution (video)
04.11.11

LG shows off 47-inch transparent IPS LCD with multitouch and Full HD resolution (video)

Where Samsung leads, LG inevitably follows (and vice versa, of course). The Korean electronic arms...

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12.09.10
Kinect finally fulfills its Minority Report destiny (video)
12.09.10

Kinect finally fulfills its Minority Report destiny (video)

Not to denigrate the numerous fine hacks that Kinect's undergone since its launch, but it's always...

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08.26.10
Criminal behavior prediction software to go live in D.C., Precogs union up in arms
08.26.10

Criminal behavior prediction software to go live in D.C., Precogs union up in arms

We all know what happens when people start using supernatural forces to predict and prevent crimes,...

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07.30.10
Glowing Pathfinder Bugs installation puts the 'Minority Report' interface to good use - in a sand box (video)
07.30.10

Glowing Pathfinder Bugs installation puts the 'Minority Report' interface to good use - in a sand box (video)

Nestled among the various booths at SIGGRAPH 2010 visitors got to check out a unique installation c...

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