Category Archives: virtual worlds

Microsoft Future Vision Series: 2019

10 years from now…what do you think? -Bob Ketner

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Articles and links for July 2, 2008

Here are 3 articles for today: Gaia Online tees up its massively multiplayer online game The missing ‘links’: Looking towards an augmented reality Three steps to encourage corporate investment in virtual worlds

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Russian artist “turns the reality around us into ASCII”

WIRED’s blog asks us to “forget Second Life” and turn the real world virtual. That’s just the idea! They post this interesting goggle-based augmented reality device with 6 modes of psychedellic visual effects (made even more so by the sound … Continue reading

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“Sentient” virtual worlds with virtual you being created by DOD

The Deptartment of Defense is apparently creating a virtual world that will have you as a resident.  The Synthetic World Simulation will be an even more refined version of Synthetic Environment for Analysis and Simulations (SEAS) Links: http://www.theregister.com/2007/06/23/sentient_worlds/ http://www.purdue.edu/acsl/abstract/march10_06.html  The … Continue reading

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Multiverse shows off scalability

Multiverse, the DIY MMOG developer toolkit, shows off it’s scalability in this new (silent) video. It shows how the world can handle 150 active avatars in one world simultaneously. For world developers this could help solve one of the main … Continue reading

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