Monthly Archives: May 2009

Virtual Reality

AR is considered by some to be a logical progression of VR technologies (Liarokapis, 2006; Botella, 2005; Reitmayr & Schmalstieg, 2001), a more appropriate way to interact with information in real-time that has been granted only by recent innovations. Thus, one could consider that a full historical appraisal would pertain to VR’s own history, plus […]

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Reverse-Engineering AR

This section seeks to locate AR’s position within a wider context. There are three media that converge in Mobile AR: Virtual Reality; the Internet and the mobile telephone, with other, subsidiary technologies as enablers to this end. Assessing the three of these in turn, we can glean knowledge of these highly influential media forms and […]

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The Subscription Options Plugin

My aim is to make my views on Digital Media, Branding and Emergent Technologies as accessible as possible not only to industry types, but to the blog-scouring early-adopting masses. My ongoing series on Augmented Reality has been relatively successful in boosting both the visitation and the subscribership of this blog. Aside from the content I’ve […]

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Web Discoveries for May 27th

These are my del.icio.us links for May 27th PHP Tutorial – Echo – I am learning PHP to create my first WordPress plugin. Sometimes my geekiness knows no bounds. Windows Alt Key Codes – Because you know it makes sense to bookmark pages like this. How to Build Your Own WordPress Widget | Johnathan Andersen […]

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There Should Be More Robots on TV

This is incredible. Just when I thought I had a grip of current robot development, the Japanese blow my mind with this piece of raw awesomeness: Bizarre Japanese Fighting Robots Uploaded by DiagonalView. – Videos of the latest science discoveries and tech. It is so difficult to keep pace with the Far East on the […]

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