Fresh Paint
Friday, March 05, 2004
How To Be Your Own Robot
Microsoft Gadget Keeps Record of Your Life:

REDMOND, Wash. (AP) -- SenseCam, touted as a visual diary of sorts by Microsoft Corp., is designed to be worn around the neck and take up to 2,000 images a 12-hour day automatically.


As Lyndsay Williams trudged along snow-covered paths and passed by shop windows one recent day in Cambridge, England, so too did her SenseCam -- automatically snapping hundreds of photos along the way. Later that day, Williams could have used those pictures to figure out where she'd left her car keys, or to show a friend the sweater she saw in a window.

No, she couldn't. She would have been spending all her time sorting through the 2000 pictures, while taking 2000 more....

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