* Posts by Benjamin Kunz

9 publicly visible posts • joined 26 May 2007

Boffins build World's tiniest 'laser'

Benjamin Kunz


Sounds like another way to invent a Star Trek and Harry Potter style cloak =)

Earthquake-squelching, sonar-invisible 'active cloak' unfurled

Benjamin Kunz
Paris Hilton

I don't get it.

Just watching the video and reading what's here i don't get it. Seems infeasible to me. On any scale. You'd essentially need three circular omni*-directional emitters around the whole object and an insane amount of realtime processing power.

*) As in any direction, any time (As opposed to just any direction). How do you refer to this.

Russian schoolgirl invents inertioid-driven Venus rover

Benjamin Kunz
Dead Vulture

Point of this article?



The internet's up sh*t creek, but at least we have aliens

Benjamin Kunz

wrt: sewers..

I'm sure some of you remember http://www.google.com/tisp/ ?

Now the question is just - when will google sue for infringement?!

Germans send teen tearaway to Siberia

Benjamin Kunz
Dead Vulture

Die Hesse komme!

While "Hesse" is the correct pronounciation for "Hessen" if you grew up in Hessen, it's still spelled Hessen. =p

Genghis Khan didn't much like gays

Benjamin Kunz

More often than not..

..those laws spring from the simple fact that huge armies are significantly lacking women.. and discipline was even more important than today.

So, they're mostly motivated by simple, practical considerations rather than anything else..

Microsoft, Feds, and Chinese authorities seize $2bn in pirated software

Benjamin Kunz


I can't help but wonder how pirated software can be "worth" it's retail price in the first place anyway.. How much money would have been made, and lost to MS, if those people had not been caught?

Apple iPhone

Benjamin Kunz

Shameless plug!

If you'd like your "iPhone" open.. you'll just have to wait a bit longer!


Telstra in Second Life 'Ayers Rock' kerfuffle

Benjamin Kunz

Also, ..

Don't tell them about google earth - which links straigth to imagery of the northeast face.. here - http://www.panoramio.com/photo/1504501 http://www.panoramio.com/photo/50085

I'll file this as "Second Life hype", tyvm.. (The Matrix has you.)