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NZ Herald: Screens ‘damaging young brains’

Peter Griffin posted in on August 2nd, 2010.

Simon Collins writes in the New Zealand Herald about claims by a psychologist that computers are bad for children’s social and educational development, and shouldn’t be used by children under 9. Dr Aric Signman, who became well-known for research suggesting that television was bad for children’s brain development, and is now citing research showing that […]

Business Day/Stuff: Researchers aim to bring 3-D into the everyday

Peter Griffin posted in on July 19th, 2010.

William Mace writes in Business Day about work by University of Auckland researchers to make 3D production both more affordable, and more accessible. Possible applications range from making films, to mapping, to biometric security, as well as others. An excerpt: (read in full here) “Mimicking the processes of an eye is the hardest task of […]

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