GDC might be winding down, but we'd be remiss if we didn't catch up with Forth Dimension Displays, the Kopin subsidiary responsible for all those little microdisplays inside your camcorders and, we're told, specialized military gear. While neither of those are terribly exciting to consumers, the outfit's latest concept is. Similar to last year's E3 demo, the company's new rig is built to highlight the kinds of use cases it would like OEMs to build using its microdisplays.
Meet SmallWorlds, a free browser-based 3D virtual world that integrates YouTube, Flickr, and a number of other Web 2.0 services. The site is aimed at the teen market, and is designed to be more casual than Second Life. SmallWorlds w... Read Post
In December, I visited Parrot's development labs in Paris to check out the company's newest project. While Parrot is mostly known for its Bluetooth headsets and speaker system, the company's newest project combines augmented reality... Read Post