In this technological world, there are always new developments to create. Similarly, a study by the Research and Development department of the New York Times. They launched an investigation to see: “how the relationship between information and the self is evolving and how media content from the New York Times and others might play a part,” explains the Lab.
WHAT IT IS?
They have developed an amazing mirror that gives you all THE information you need in the morning before you head out. “Conceptually, the idea is that our mirror can reveal the halos of data around real-world objects, including ourselves.” They call it an “augmented mirror”, by using a semi-reflective glass surface, users can see the real world with the information they want to know, as the headlines of the news, weather, your calendar, your health , etc.
WHY ITS COOL?
This phenomenal mirror will change our lives. We will accomplish morning rituals faster because we can see everything at a glance. A new form of Web 2.0 and technology integrate into our society. This will show a lot of exciting and innovative developments in our daily lives. Don’t we all want this outrageous mirror? Saving so much time in the morning!