15 Postcards We Wish We Sent from SXSW

The Leap Motion Controller senses your hands and fingers and follows their every move. Just might change the way we use technology.

 

Augmented Reality Motorcycle Helmets – Skully’s award-winning technology enhances awareness of motorbike users in-helmet by linking advanced optics to an intelligent network of cameras, sensors, and microprocessors.

 

Keynote Speech on Privacy – Snowdon and Assange talk about internet privacy (They couldn’t make it to Austin either. Go figure!)

 

Solar Fabric – Find yourself running out of iPhone battery in Sci-Fi situations? Harness the power of the SUN!

 

Oculus Rift virtual reality wearable display – revolutionising the way people experience video games.

 

Neil Young’s PONOs Player – Play uncompressed master files for a new quality music experience

 

NASA’s Asteroid Data Hunter contest series will offer $35,000 in awards over the next six months to citizen scientists who develop improved algorithms that can be used to identify asteroids.

 

Algorithms vs. Editors: A Talk by Upworthy’s CEO Eli Pariser

 

Kiss goodbye to remembering passwords with a heart rhythm based identification system.

 

Intern get the SHOCK & AWE treatment, as taser drone zaps from the sky

 

And back home on rainy days we wish we’d have hit these new releases at the cinema. Check em out:

The American Interior

Possibilities are Endless

Before I Disappear