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Ah, the MIT Media Lab, home to Big Bird's illegitimate progeny, augmented reality projects aplenty, and now three-dimensional gestural computing. The new bi-directional display being demoed by the Cambridge-based boffins performs both multitouch functions that we're familiar with and hand movement ...

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Over at the San Jose Mercury News, Dean Takahashi poses an interesting question: "what does the [Wii's] optical sensor do?" The more appropriate question would be: why is the optical senor necessary? As Takahashi notes, the Wiimote's motion-sensing chip detects x-, y- and z-axis movements, along wit...

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