The Tech Inside Olympic Fencers' Amazing Future-Warrior LED Helmets

Continuing in its tradition of offering up exactly what we want » 8/15/08 2:45pm 8/15/08 2:45pm, Boston.com's blog has a ton of fantastic shots from the fencing action this week in Beijing, with the duelers' silvery lamé space suits and crazy blinking helmets on full display. I want one to wear, whether I'm making toast (flying crumb protection) or…

PS2 Gets 1:1 Swordfighting Game Using EyeToy

It looks like the PS2 is going to beat the Wii MotionPlus » 8/14/08 3:20pm 8/14/08 3:20pm to market in delivering one-to-one swordfighting. It's using the EyeToy-the camera peripheral released in 2003-to map your motions with a toy sword onto actions taking place on the screen. You'll get "first person gameplay" where "you are the hero of the game,"…