MetaCarta, Inc. | Geographical Text Searching

March 16th, 2004

MetaCarta, Inc. - Geographical Text Searching - Editorials:

"MetaCarta, a company based in Boston, uses a text search algorithm that retrieves content based on geographic keywords. Its flagship product, the Geographic Text Search (GTS), has the ability to confine searches by geography and retrieve information that it detects using the keywords, and then displays this information geographically on a map interface.

Red, blue Green and Other Sounds | Wired News

March 9th, 2004

OK, starting in earnest, beginning at the start:

Wired News:

Red, Blue, Green and Other Sounds: "Scientists may know an encyclopedia's worth about the mechanics of vision but they still can't explain how all those neurons firing give people their qualitative sense of sight.

Guardian Unlimited | The more you look away…

March 9th, 2004

Guardian Unlimited | Arts news | The more you look away, the more she smiles:
"Peripheral vision can see things that central or foveal vision cannot, simply because it is tuned to lower spatial frequencies. "