Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Tiny Screen Swarm - by MIT

By way of Boingboing this is cool -- MIT researchers are exploring whether a swarm of tiny helicopters outfitted with LEDs could self-organize into a massive flying display "screen." The vision for the nascent Flyfire project is that each of the choppers acts as a pixel to form a dynamically-reconfigurable display. Imagine "Giant" floating screens in the sky.

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