Augmented Reality

Completely off topic but I just found this amazing demo of augmented reality (via O’Reilly) which is simply amazing and gives a glimpse into how we are just starting to scratch the surface of what computing can do.

smartgrid

http://ge.ecomagination.com/smartgrid/?c_id=Matter#/augmented_reality

Watch the  video, print the page and have a play.

I’ve seen the HitLab guys do similar things with special hand held devices a few years ago, but doing it on your own laptop is something else.

Hmmm, how could we use this to walk through a set of financial statements?

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