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At Google X, a Top-Secret Lab

Pt 100

At Google X, a Top-Secret Lab Dreaming Up the Future @ NYTimes.com. Interesting read, and our friend Johnny is there too (he kicked off the Kinect hacking with us)…

Johnny Chung Lee, a specialist in human-computer interaction, came to Google X from Microsoft this year after helping develop Microsoft’s Kinect, the video game player that responds to human movement and voice. At Google X, where he is working on the Web of things, according to people familiar with his role, he has the mysterious title of rapid evaluator.


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2 Comments

  1. I think Google wants to build driverless cars, so that the passengers can be shown ads, projected on the windows, as they ride to their destinations.

  2. @CVBruce: Fortunately Firefox 9.0 will be Prius-compatible, so we can just turn on Adblock.

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