A gadget could be defined in real world terms as a manifestation of any technology, used to satisfy specific needs of human beings, consumers. In simple terms, just another product bought and sold to sate consumer cravings. Well that is in theory only. In practice, people now see gadgets as possessions of a different kind.
SSPX 1.1 is a freeware program to calculate strain/strain rate from displacement/velocity data in two and three dimensions. It is a full fledged inverse modeling program to calculate best fitting deformation tensors given displacement or velocity vectors at a minimum of three points in two dimensions, or four points in three dimensions.
When you’re doing something awesome, and we owe it to ‘life’ to do that from time to time, you want to make sure it’s recorded for posterity. This is no problem if you’re film the kids playing on the lawn, but it does become more problematical if you’re throwing yourself out of a plane at 30,000 feet, surfing a huge wave, hurting down a mountain on skis or a track on a dirt bike. Enter the Action Camera, a tough little no-nonsense digital movie cam [...]