USA President Obana is reported (NYT 2016/03/12) saying: “If, technologically, it is possible to make an impenetrable device or system, where the encryption is so strong that there is no key, there is no door at all, then how do we apprehend the child pornographer? How do we disrupt a terrorist plot?” Anwer with abother […]
After decades of funding the most fancy and unproductives aspects of the welfare state by raising taxes, politicians have discovered that too much is too much. So cutting taxes has become the mantra of right- and left-wing politicians alike. There is one problem, though. Citizens have become unresponsive (i.e. they don’t believe anymore to “tax […]
The Christian religion explains the mess of the world we live in with the Original Sin that has destroyed the good nature that would otherwise be in us. The Original Sin cannot be undone but Baptism and adherence to the Religion’s precepts promise to make us reborne people. How can this help sorting out the […]
It is hard to legislate when the matter at hand is constantly changing. This is the case of the recent recommendation of the European Parliament (EP) to introduce regulation of internet search and break up Google. It is not the first time public authorities break up companies: they did it in 1911 with Standard Oil […]
Leonardo has been invited to give a speech at Chengkung University with the title Multimedia technologies for improved 3D user experience.
The 39th DMP meeting reviewed the Web TVOS Framework API and produced v1.1 of the specification. For GA40 the following contributions are expected A drawing explaining operation of the specification in a client-server mode A rationale and a list of changes/extensions effected to the TVAnytime specification to produce this specification A study on what makes […]
The 38th DMP meeting reviewed submissions and created a workplan for its 3rd series of DMP specifications that aims to define a comprehensive system view of media services that are based on a main broadcasting service supplemented by interactive and personalised services delivered via the internet. The specification will include a general model of Hybrid-Delivery […]
Leonardo gave the keynote speech on the opening day at 3DSA with the title The Long March to 3D Video.
WimTrade: create and join video contests from laptop and mobile WimLabs has launched a new service of it video revolution network: WimTrade. Now you can not only put up for sale your videos to the WimTrade video marketplace but also ride the video crowdsourcing wave. You can request videos of gives characteristics and join contests […]
See the video of Leonardo’s speech http://www.wired.it/tv/guarda-lintervento-di-leonardo-chiariglione-al-wired-next-fest/,