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2011 April | John Baeyens

From the monthly archives:

April 2011

Brazilian police using Robocop glasses

April 17, 2011

With the upcoming 2014 Worldcup and 2016 Olympics, the Brazilian police will start using small cameras fitted to glasses that can capture 400 facial images per second and end them to a central computer database storing up to 13 million faces. The system can compare biometric data at 46,000 points on a face and will […]

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Rio in 1939

April 17, 2011

Video from James Fitzpatrick “Traveltalk” to add to the many books we crave on Rio de Janeiro in the 20s – 60s.

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April 11, 2011

If the previous post was to cryptic, let me try to be more precise: “We’re all faced throughout our lives with agonizing decisions, moral choices. Some are on a grand scale, most of these choices are on lesser points. But we define ourselves by the choices we have made. We are, in fact, the sum […]

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April 4, 2011

Sometimes, in the midst of treadmill, 48h of uncertainty is all one needs to remember what’s truly precious in life. Thanks to all who stood strong by our side. Sometimes, when all that’s lost remains Drink from the fountain of youth and never age again Sometimes we jump across to every cloud Fly away get […]

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