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Spinning Hologram – LED Design

Tuesday, August 14th, 2018

When thinking of holograms, we think back to our first introduction which was with Star Wars and how they depicted Princess Leia in the hologram image to Luke Skywalker. Many of the audiences were thrilled and entertained by the thought of being able to see someone in 4D and being able to communicate with them on that level. Even since the film debuted in 1977, in 2018, we still do not have the technology to the point that it is common use or made low cost enough to replace conventional smartphones and other communicative technologies. Well that’s how things used to be. Now the new trend which is getting people to throw away their TV set is using a “Spinning LED Hologram”.

Holographic imagery was first developed by a Hungarian-British physicist named Dennis Gabor who won the Nobel Prize in 1971.  Holograms are conventionally developed through lasers which split in two by special lens.  One beam is used to focus directly to the display area.  The other beam is used to display the object and the other beam is used to make a direct replica of the image on top of the

Hologram models in the past utilized many cameras, a large space, and cost thousands of dollars in order to create an image remotely close to being 4D.  These large designs remind many of us how the modern day computer used to be. The modern computer used to take up a whole for the Central Processing Unit or CPU as we call it these days. Just as everything has to evolve, so does the technology.  For that reason, holographic technology has evolved to now being hand-held through a variety of devices.  One of the growing in popularity devices is the “spinning LED hologram”.  Many manufacturers have jumped to the charge and have created their own version of the “spinning LED hologram” which are currently on sale for consumers to purchase.

The key behind the technology is an LED strip which forces the human POV (Point of View) to create an optical illusion. This illusion makes the human eye to feel as if it is seeing a holographic image. The strip of LED spins at a rapid pace and flashing LEDs at a high rate of speed is the source behind the illusion. This technology was displayed at a CES (consumer Electronics Show), Kino-mo showed off their Hypervsn which flag-ships this technology. The LED strip can plug into any regular/standard outlet and once it gains enough speed our eyes perceive the 3D images as floating above the display in 4D.

 

The produces shimmering of the 3D images and the device uses a wireless connection where users can manipulate the images to make it seem like a constantly changing holographic show.  There are several different applications for the technology from replacing televisions to practical applications such as teaching tools and for business. Currently the company which has pioneered the technology, Kino-Mo, is currently focused mainly on retail and business applications. Examples of business applications are displays for stores, billboards that come alive, and kiosks. The same as which a hologram would do, however, in reality, even though the eye may perceive this as a hologram, it is just a matter of tricking the senses.

It Gurus Of Atlanta is a technologically advanced and savvy company which keeps track of up and coming technological advancements. Its our methodology to grow and expand with each new advance then to shape the requirements of our clients around cutting edge solutions. The Spinning LED hologram is such an invention that is designed to change the way how retailers, businesses, and consumers interact with products or information. Stay tuned to It Gurus Of Atlanta as we keep track of the latest technological developments and advancements.

 

 

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Amazon Prime Next Day Delivery Now Delivers To Your Car!

Sunday, May 13th, 2018

If you are an Amazon Prime subscriber than you are already aware of the “free” next day or two-day delivery that comes along with your membership.  Many Amazon shoppers find themselves utilizing the benefits of an Amazon Prime membership as it is more cost effective than paying for delivery fees when ordering.  Shoppers can cut costs by not only getting free shipping, but also in many states and on certain products, they can get same day delivery. Amazon is constantly working to change the canvas and become better in their delivery area.

Due to a high rise in thefts, Amazon launched in “in-home” delivery service where the delivery drivers have access to the customer’s home and can drop off packages directly into the home.  The in-home service gives the customer the security of knowing that their products can not be stolen from the doorstops by any on-looker. This new service has come with its share of scrutiny and with praise. Many customers are skeptical about giving a stranger free access into their home.  Some critics have stated that this feature gives criminals more reason to do home break-ins.  Even though there are mixed reviews about this feature that Amazon offers, its still an effort to gain more security with the delivery of their products.

Amazon has always been known to put on their thinking cap when it comes on to innovation and new ways to reinvent their delivery. Now Amazon has launched “In-Car” delivery which also includes “same-day” delivery.  Yes, if you are thinking “Is this the same as the in-home delivery?”, then yes, you are thinking correctly.  With most people not being that comfortable with giving Amazon free access into their home, the idea of having packages delivered into the car is a much more appealing thought.  This technology Amazon will utilize is called “Amazon Key In-Car”.  For the technology to work, your Amazon account must be able to link to your car service account. Many car companies allow for this linkage such as OnStar and Volvo On Call.

After the accounts are linked together, the customer will have the ability to choose “In-car” delivery.  They will also be able to choose “In-car” same-day shipping.  To setup the delivery process, the customer’s car has o be in a public parking lot and have a backup location such as a home or an office. The app allows for up to a 4hr delivery window, gives information when the package is on its way, and when the package has been delivered.  For security the app gives time stamps of when the car was unlocked and locked to ensure that the car and the package is left securely.

With Amazon being the dominator in the field of “in-home” and “in-car” delivery, the prices for the services has now gone up. Over the years, Amazon has managed to maintain is $99 per year membership fee for Amazon Prime, but in 2018, Amazon Prime subscribers can see a bump in membership fee from $99 to $119. Security and convenience have their cost and Amazon must be able to continue to grow with their efforts to supersede their own standards every year. This comes at a cost.

Amazon continues to change the canvas of products and the delivery of these products. It Gurus Of Atlanta continues to innovate, create, and educate our clients on Technology and the ever changing canvas that it affects, which is our daily lives. We encourage all of our subscribers and clients to stay tuned as we bring to the world more information on technology.

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Citizenship to a Robot? Yes, Sophia is the World’s First Robot With Citizenship Rights!

Friday, February 9th, 2018

By now many reading this article are thinking in their heads, what is Sophia and how come I have never heard of her? Most importantly what and why would a robot attain citizenship. Well IT GURUS OF ATLANTA is here to tell the world that the citizenship is no joke. As of October 25th, 2017, Sophia which is a full-sized robot which has demonstrated social skills and knowledge unmatched by many others in the world.  Sophia of course by the name is a female robot and is also a full pledged citizen of Saudi Arabia which granted the citizenship to the robot.

Sophia is a perfect example of the work of Artificial Intelligence or best called AI. Sophia is capable of speaking concerning business across multiple platforms and industries. She has already met with a variety of decisionmakers across the world and assisted with many different key business decisions. The United Nations has already recognized Sophia by giving her an official role working with UNDP to safeguard human rights. How can a robot accomplish so much in such a little time, well its precisely said, Sophia is a robot and is currently the flagship for her maker, which is Hanson Robotics.

Sophia has managed to grab a reader base that subscribe to her videos and press coverages of over 10 billion readers in 2017. This is an astronomical figure as most celebrities themselves do not reach a pinnacle of that much of a fan-based audience.   The key feature of Sophia is her ability to display emotion and adapt to her environment by changing the tone, then matching what she is saying with the appropriate expression. The creator and owner of Sophia is Dr. David Hanson. Mr. Hanson worked previously as an “Imagineer” at Disney.   Because of his genius he was able to leave Disney and create his own company. Mr. Hanson’s motto is that to for robot to have the fundamental likeness of humanity, then the robot should possess creativity, empathy, and compassion. Those three traits are the design for a fully interactive experience with an AI such as Sophia.

 

The next phase in the Hanson Robotics project is to manufacture Sophia or “like-Sophia’s” for home use. Currently the production cost of the original Sophia is too much for the average person to afford, but the open platform allows for any developer to create their own Sophia built off of the current algorithms that Sophia is running on. Hanson Robotics which is based out of Hong Kong, built Sophia and modelled her features off of Audrey Hepburn, whom was a famous British actress.  Much of the features of crying. Laughing, and even expressing joy or anger is features that were displayed by Audrey Hepburn during her time.

Sophia has graduated since her original introduction to now being able to walk on her own with Hanson Robotics adding legs to her repute.  As AI technology develops so does the learning capabilities and functions with Sophia. She is adamant about protecting human rights and is a clear derivative of the future and where we as a society is heading. Now how much control and human-likeness will be give this humanoid generation is unclear, but definitely is a eye-brow raiser as the future begins to unfold. IT GURUS OF ATLANTA is dedicated to ensure that these technological breakthroughs are brought to the cusp of inquiring minds. It is our dedication and quality that recognizes these changes and adapt along with the change of times.

 

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