Wholly Mindless's Videos (RetroMacCast) - RetroMacCast 2018-08-21T17:40:12Z http://retromaccast.ning.com/video/video/listForContributor?screenName=3p8y364zf8wk8&rss=yes&xn_auth=no Pantomation (1977-1979) tag:retromaccast.ning.com,2011-01-27:1672786:Video:69045 2011-01-27T23:37:41.679Z Wholly Mindless http://retromaccast.ning.com/profile/WhollyMindless Pantomation was a very early tracking chromakey system from the 1970s. Originally intended for music scoring, the system was adapted to other styles of performance art. While crude by modern standards, the concept was decades ahead of its time; it can reasonably be considered an early forebear of systems like Microsoft's Project Natal.<br></br> <br></br> From the Slashdot article it is claimed to have run on more than Apple.<br></br> <br></br> Link to really tiny story:… Pantomation was a very early tracking chromakey system from the 1970s. Originally intended for music scoring, the system was adapted to other styles of performance art. While crude by modern standards, the concept was decades ahead of its time; it can reasonably be considered an early forebear of systems like Microsoft's Project Natal.<br /> <br /> From the Slashdot article it is claimed to have run on more than Apple.<br /> <br /> Link to really tiny story: <a href="http://hardware.slashdot.org/story/11/01/27/1945245/Kinects-Grandaddy-Running-On-an-Apple-IIe-In-1978">http://hardware.slashdot.org/story/11/01/27/1945245/Kinects-Grandaddy-Running-On-an-Apple-IIe-In-1978</a> Apple's New "Magic Touch" Keyboard tag:retromaccast.ning.com,2011-01-24:1672786:Video:69021 2011-01-24T14:45:58.026Z Wholly Mindless http://retromaccast.ning.com/profile/WhollyMindless This is a demo of Apple's new "Magic Touch" keyboard to be announced soon.<br /> <br /> Rumor is that this was left by an Apple engineer in an abandoned train station and picked up by Gizmodo after a hard night of drinking. This is a demo of Apple's new "Magic Touch" keyboard to be announced soon.<br /> <br /> Rumor is that this was left by an Apple engineer in an abandoned train station and picked up by Gizmodo after a hard night of drinking. Do What the Panda Says... tag:retromaccast.ning.com,2010-09-04:1672786:Video:62530 2010-09-04T19:12:09.401Z Wholly Mindless http://retromaccast.ning.com/profile/WhollyMindless <a href="http://retromaccast.ning.com/video/do-what-the-panda-says"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/WawL*sk8LgVMXXj3ZixPvcTjU0XPtFk0mQdzopbLFbE2hVUF5i2J9iPh7HK8eYRXgOL1YguyzkeG5LAWNcLZTkVHYxCQUN57/946938490.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />... or your Macintosh gets it. <a href="http://retromaccast.ning.com/video/do-what-the-panda-says"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/WawL*sk8LgVMXXj3ZixPvcTjU0XPtFk0mQdzopbLFbE2hVUF5i2J9iPh7HK8eYRXgOL1YguyzkeG5LAWNcLZTkVHYxCQUN57/946938490.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />... or your Macintosh gets it. Slightly Blasphamous in This Context tag:retromaccast.ning.com,2010-07-13:1672786:Video:60874 2010-07-13T03:12:46.599Z Wholly Mindless http://retromaccast.ning.com/profile/WhollyMindless <a href="http://retromaccast.ning.com/video/slightly-blasphamous-in-this"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/gDXfh1RuGGDlSSBqmT-XzARKKuVjl5pjnbw5nP*TSMNBmmkNFyLeRjoA8DT3XhbkFU2npwWVJm03nA8lBVWiM6LlPlfqN*xs/439326169.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />But this is too good to miss. A tribute to Amiga via "Still Alive" <a href="http://retromaccast.ning.com/video/slightly-blasphamous-in-this"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/gDXfh1RuGGDlSSBqmT-XzARKKuVjl5pjnbw5nP*TSMNBmmkNFyLeRjoA8DT3XhbkFU2npwWVJm03nA8lBVWiM6LlPlfqN*xs/439326169.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />But this is too good to miss. A tribute to Amiga via "Still Alive" Simplicity Pattern - John Maeda - TED 2007 tag:retromaccast.ning.com,2009-09-25:1672786:Video:51510 2009-09-25T02:37:47.345Z Wholly Mindless http://retromaccast.ning.com/profile/WhollyMindless <a href="http://retromaccast.ning.com/video/simplicity-pattern-john-maeda"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="0" src="http://api.ning.com/files/GOEVshQ*UwFE69g7JpNO1dTfvzOsVMuGzoiQlzKnzwTV3Cv51NUmBIURFzLML4e55CGtrGskijuCSWzJY0S0FydhJNwvjwAv/374032822.bin?width=0&amp;height=0" width="0"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>John Maeda discusses simplicity and design at TED in 2007. Just after 9:00 minutes he discusses some of things he's done with old computers - they happen to be macs. Check out the whole talk but this is why I thought it would be fun to… <a href="http://retromaccast.ning.com/video/simplicity-pattern-john-maeda"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/GOEVshQ*UwFE69g7JpNO1dTfvzOsVMuGzoiQlzKnzwTV3Cv51NUmBIURFzLML4e55CGtrGskijuCSWzJY0S0FydhJNwvjwAv/374032822.bin?width=0&amp;height=0" width="0" height="0" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />John Maeda discusses simplicity and design at TED in 2007. Just after 9:00 minutes he discusses some of things he's done with old computers - they happen to be macs. Check out the whole talk but this is why I thought it would be fun to share