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Robots only smaller:
What are MEMS? How about: Hi-Res Retina Displays, Microbots, or Micro-Gryro Sensors?
To find out more check out:
Sandia National Laboratories
Microvision
UC Berkeley
Microsensors
Bell Labs

 Meet George Jetson's House (Technology 3:00 a.m. PST)

http://www.wired.com/news/technology/0,1282,33497,00.html?tw=wn20000107
 The home of the future, where appliances talk amongst themselves isn't
so far out anymore. People will become just another passive part of the
system. John Gartner reports from Las Vegas.
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 Watch, Look, and Listen (Technology Thursday)

http://www.wired.com/news/technology/0,1282,33483,00.html?tw=wn20000107
 Looking for more than the time of day? Casio unveils three new watches
for listening to MP3 music, organizing your life, even viewing family
snapshots. John Gartner reports from Las Vegas.



Animation:
Check out this article from Wired Magazine on an interesting  animation technique:
http://www.wired.com/news/culture/0,1284,33519,00.html?tw=wn20000110
Download the puppet, and Dotcomix pulls the strings. Cached animation
delivers sophisticated cartoons at a fraction of their usual cost. By Michael Stroud.

Do you think you should be able to read the comics daily
examine them in depth at:
http://www.cartoonbank.com



How can you search for words inside a audio document on the web?
Well there is an experiment search engine that may be on the right track at Compaq's site:
http://speechbot.research.compaq.com/
By the way, what do you use to look for sound on the web? e-mail me your techniques