Dave Winer just got HDTV and says it’s a life-changer:
Yesterday they had a camera on a cow farm in Vermont. No voice track, no narration, just the sounds of nature and cows grazing. Incredibly captivating. This is TV as a meditation medium.
My friend, my friend. You need to get out more.
If watching a farm on HDTV is a life-changer, just think what actually being there might do. I think I get what he’s saying … the clarity and beauty induced him to chill, relax, and enjoy simpler things. That’s all good.
You can, however, achieve that without spending X number of dollars on a what is essentially a low-tech virtual reality rig.[tags] hdtv, dave winer, john koetsier [/tags]