Packet8 VideoPhone (http://rbi.ims.ca/4919-543). With a pair of these phones, users get full-motion video and delay-free audio over any broadband (high-speed Cable or DSL) Internet connection without requiring a monitor, keyboard, mouse or computer. The CCD camera in the unit delivers up to 30 frames per second video quality to the other end of the line and receives the same frame rate on its five-inch Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) screen. For video-conferencing and video-telephony functions, the unit uses the International Telecommunications Union (ITU)-T H.263 video compression standard.
A Tokyo company, Miraisens Inc., has unveiled a device that allows users to move virtual 3D objects around and "feel" them via a vibration sensor. The device has many applications within the gaming, medical, and 3D-printing industries.
In the last few years, use of CFD in building design has increased manifolds. Computational
fluid dynamics is effective in analyzing the flow and thermal properties of air within spaces. It can be used in buildings to find the best measures for comfortable temperature at low energy use.
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