Well, look at what just fluttered into our mailbox: an invite to an Amazon event next Wednesday. Obviously, we're expecting the Amazon tablet. And probably a newer, cheaper and better Kindle. And yep, we're kind of excited.
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Even a couple decades later, a lot of it is very impressive.
Twenty years ago The Matrix was released. It was a game changer for action films and special effects back in 1999. And it made a generation of teenagers including yours truly) beg their parents for floor-length leather jackets. One could explain the Matrix itself simplistically as a form of augmented reality, where humans are plugged into a faux world - most of whom are unaware that that the real world is well and truly fucked. Two decades later augmented reality is becoming increasingly prevalent for real, which begs the question - does The Matrix still actually hold up?