as i make my way through accelerando, i find myself again admiring manfred macx – a venture altruist.
wondering if any of my own ideas could be of use (and i guarantee i’m too lazy to do anything about them) i offer the first to you world. go forth and create.
i call it – flap nav.
step 2: create a controllable pigeon that flies ahead of your car guided by satnav transmitting pictures about the traffic and if its safe to overtake around blind corners etc.
step 3: profit.
cheers, charlie stross/danger room/wikipedia/argos/about.com.
*btw, 50th post baby.