Body-Centered UI: from Wii to Wheeee!!!

Unlike my last post this one is about a game and its developer, New York University interactive telecommunications student Jennifer Chowdhury, who is pushing the envelope of user interface in her thesis project Intimate Controllers. (Click on the thumbnails, below,...

This is Not a Game

A couple of years ago I met a Lieutenant at a demonstration of military simulations near Pentagon City, and watched with interest as he grew more excited with their verisimilitude. “Damn, I wish I could have used this for training my platoon before we...

The Ghost of GLS 3.0

As the freshness of summer yields to its dog days I’ve finally found time to catch up on reading and viewing various conference presentations that have accumulated in piles around the office. Among the best of these overlooked gems are recordings of the key...