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Jonathan Bobrow
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    From shaunwe
    IMMERSIVE RESEARCH...
    jonathan’s project
    Design Media Arts at UCLA
    In the 1970s space colonies were considered to be a viable alternative to a life restricted to planet Earth. The design of cylindrical space...
    Now playing SpaceCollective
    Where forward thinking terrestrials share ideas and information about the state of the species, their planet and the universe, living the lives of science fiction. Introduction
    Featuring Powers of Ten by Charles and Ray Eames, based on an idea by Kees Boeke.
    From jonathan's personal cargo

    immersive events :: Technology
    Project: Design Media Arts at UCLA

    Nintendo Wii
    The remote for this relatively new game system utilizes gyroscopic sensors and accelerometers to allow for a very accurate input and output experience for the user. The development of the hardware has forced game creators rethink how why they make games and what purpose they serve. So far, all those that interact with the Wii are finding out what they want from the new capabilities.

    http://wii.nintendo.com/controller.jsp

    Recent news mentions how the Wii is being utilized for fitness
    http://www.engadget.com/2007/04/09/personal-trainer-uses-wii-for-workouts/

    Apple iPhone
    Apple seems to be the first mainstream company to utilize this new multi-touch interface. Electronics will allow the user to control them in a much more intuitive and interactive method via touch.

    http://www.apple.com/iphone/technology/

    Thu, Apr 5, 2007  Permanent link

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