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用 Xbox 控制器操控潛艇

拿民用品當作軍事器材不是第一次了,不過拿來操作潛艇倒是蠻值得看一下的:「The U.S. Navy's most advanced submarines will soon be using Xbox controllers」。 在 lab 環境測試的畫面。 原因頗簡單,就是成本考量,而且很容易取得: The company says the photonic mast handgrip and imaging control panel that cost about $38,000 can be replaced with an Xbox controller that typically … Continue reading

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美國政府暗中介入好萊塢的劇本,影響大眾對戰爭的看法

透過 Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) 取得的資料顯示美國政府 (包括了五角大廈、CIA、NSA) 如何介入好萊塢,影響大眾對於戰爭的看法:「EXCLUSIVE: Documents expose how Hollywood promotes war on behalf of the Pentagon, CIA and NSA」。 灰標「US military intelligence agencies have influenced over 1,800 movies and TV shows」可以看出影響的層面。 The documents reveal for the … Continue reading

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夜視功能

在「Incredible low-light camera turns night into day」這邊看到這個示範影片: 軍用品,換算 ISO 可以達到 5M: The camera was developed for military use, has an effective ISO rating of 5,000,000, and has a comically long name: “X27 Reconnaissance Day/Night high Fidelity true real time low … Continue reading

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