Kara Swisher

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Viral: 99-Pound Weakling to Captain America (Thanks, CGI!)

Here is a really cool video from the upcoming movie, “Captain America: The First Avenger.”

There is all the action, of course, but what’s interesting is the CGI used to make the buff actor who plays Captain America look like the slight, sallow and weak man he was before he was transformed.

It’s pretty impressive, as you can see from a recent trailer:


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I think the NSA has a job to do and we need the NSA. But as (physicist) Robert Oppenheimer said, “When you see something that is technically sweet, you go ahead and do it and argue about what to do about it only after you’ve had your technical success. That is the way it was with the atomic bomb.”

— Phil Zimmerman, PGP inventor and Silent Circle co-founder, in an interview with Om Malik