CON.CA - RSS Feed interesting en-us CON.CA (C) "It’s increasingly hard to opt-out of online tracking." #Privacy Vision-Based High-Speed Manipulation for Robotic Ultra-Precise Weed Control #Robots You Can't Hack Constellations #War Robotic Delivery System #Robots "They want to show the world that biohackers can make real scientific contributions." #Health "After several months of observation I developed a skill: I notice pigeons." #Film

Kind of like the IMBD, The Pigeon Movie Database catalogues every movie in which pigeons are present, their roles, and… ]]>
Hijacking Evolution with Gene Editing #Science "France has contributed more foreign fighters to ISIS than any other Western country." #War "Children themselves are unaware that everything they say to the doll is being listened to." #Privacy "It's still a tiny computer in your pocket." #Telephone

Motherboard brings to attention the TracFone LG Prepaid Lucky LG1, a smartphone that has "better specs than the original iPhone".… ]]>
Sketch Room-Sized Objects at Actual Scale #Technology Sketch Room-Sized Objects at Actual Scale

The Protopiper is a gun-shaped device that allows to create full-scale three-dimensional objects using adhesive tape. The goal of the… ]]>
Snowden's Online Privacy 101 #Privacy Fuel for Nuclear Bomb for Sale #War "Major TV networks are so scared of Netflix they are actually starting to show fewer ads." #Television "Through a feat of genetic engineering, Carter’s apples hold on indefinitely." #Food