Gentoo Archives: gentoo-desktop-research

From: "M. Edward (Ed) Borasky" <znmeb@×××××××.net>
To: gentoo-desktop-research@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop-research] thesis - support - question - ideas ...
Date: Thu, 10 May 2007 06:13:44
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-desktop-research] thesis - support - question - ideas ... by "b.n."
b.n. wrote:
> M. Edward (Ed) Borasky ha scritto: >>>> That said, the sort of UI that I think of as the "UI of the future" >>>> would be a full virtual reality environment with which one could do >>>> "whole-body interaction" with a computer. How about an exercise >>>> bicycle with a keyboard and mouse on the handlebars? A wall-sized >>>> keyboard one could punch with boxing gloves? Drag-and-drop with >>>> objects that actually weigh something? >>> >>> I hope you're kidding... :) >> Not really ... the alternative would be a wireless wearable that you >> could carry around with you and use while taking long hikes in the >> woods. > > Do you think the aim of an UI is to increase muscular mass!? > > m. >
No ... there are times when I want to punch out a machine, and I would dearly love a wall-mounted keyboard with large keys I could operate with boxing gloves. -- gentoo-desktop-research@g.o mailing list