[MUD-Dev] StoryTelling Devices: "Magic Book"

Nathan F. Yospe yospe at kanga.nu
Tue Sep 26 23:06:02 CEST 2000

Eric Rhea <eric at enkanica.com> said:

> I recommend checking out the movie and applying the context of some of the
> newer 3D MMOGs on scene. This little gadget inspired more ideas than some
> of the other tech wonders I see being prototyped.

> Science Daily:

> "A Magic Book looks like a traditional book - it has text and colorful
> pictures. But look at it through a lightweight viewer and moving,
> three-dimensional images jump off the page. People can read the book
> together, interacting as they read the story and simultaneously viewing
> the virtual images from different angles.

Someone had a bit of a brainstorm after reading Stephenson's Diamond Age
while toasted, from the looks of this.  I can't get the movie itself up,
so I'm not sure if it would change my opinion...

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