Mama Cat + Kitten = Cuteness Overload

May 30th, 2011

This mama cat gives her kitten a little extra love.

Pecan the photographing guide dog

December 26th, 2010

The Yahoo! Accessibility Lab created a fun project this year which gives a guide dog the ability to photograph her perspective of the world. Pecan is the guide dog for Lucy Greco, who runs the accessibility center for UC Berkeley.

The project started at the CSUN conference earlier this year. This is the biggest conference for assistive technology and education. Pecan became the star of the show as everyone wanted to see the budding photographer.

Pecan, Lucy, and the Yahoo! Accessibility Lab recently visited the Ed Roberts Campus in Berkeley. This center, conveniently attached to a BART station, provides a synergistic environment for organizations that improve the lives of the disabled. Enjoy the photographs as Pecan guides Lucy around this impressive center.

Pecan uses a Nokia phone that uploads the geolocated images to a server. This server provides some basic image manipulation and submits the images to Flickr, a photo sharing site from Yahoo.

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This Santa is a real weiner

December 8th, 2010



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This hast to be one of the cutest Santas around.

Sweater Cats

October 7th, 2010

Every dog loves making fun of cats. Here are 109 cats just begging to be teased.

cat wearing a sweater

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What did Fido tweet today?

October 4th, 2010

You’ve got social pets. Fido is the king of the dog park and Virgil is lead singer of the neighborhood cat quartet. But are they truly social?

A Twitter Stream for your Pet

Your dog can tweet with Mattels puppy tweets

Wouldn’t it be great if your pets had their own Twitter account and let their pals know what they are up to?

Mattel’s Puppy Tweets hooks to your pet’s collar and periodically sends tweets based on their activity. Everyone will know if your pooch is chasing squirrels or sleeping on the couch while you are away.

Give Your Pet a Camera

If you’re dog is more of the Flickr type, you can get him a personal camera.

Pet's Eye View Camera

The Pet’s Eye View Camera takes photos throughout the day and stores them for you to download when you get home. Imagine the excitement of seeing food dishes, the couch, and Animal Planet on the television.

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