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'Her Story' is a Compelling New Type of #Interactive #Storytelling | Ars Technica #video #gaming #transmedia


To anyone who was paying attention to video games in the mid-’90s, the term “FMV game” probably still inspires snorts of derision. The handful of titles that shoehorned simple gameplay on top of highly compressed full-motion video (FMV) usually suffered from low-quality sound and images, poor production values, limited interaction options, and ponderous repetition of a few short video clips through multiple plays. 127 more words

Technology

The Night is Young, And So Are We

Blue Hawaii

1.

Ala Moana Boulevard.

Split by metal guard rails.

Big yellow moon.

Drizzle.

Splash of neon and chaser lights.

The air is rich with scent. 521 more words

Photography And Art

Mark Zuckerberg Explains Why He Bought Oculus Rift - Gizmodo UK


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Mark Zuckerberg Explains Why He Bought Oculus Rift
Gizmodo UK
This is perhaps the most detailed explanation we've received so far as to what motivated him to part with $2bn and buy Oculus Rift, the company that makes arguably the most advanced virtual reality headset so far. 46 more words

Technology

MORNING

Day 109: Morning

“Real Life Thing” – Jake Troth

The most upbeat song you’ll ever hear about a potential catfishing situation.

And with that, Happy 4th of July!

Music

HoloLens Minecraft from E3 and what it could mean for the future of education

I have been living under a rock for a few weeks and just saw this video today.  It blew my mind and I have been showing it to everyone who will take 4 minutes to sit down and watch.   165 more words

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Mark Zuckerberg Talks Facebook's Real Name Policy, AI And Oculus Rift - Forbes


Forbes

Mark Zuckerberg Talks Facebook's Real Name Policy, AI And Oculus Rift
Forbes
In his latest, hour-long Facebook “townhall Q&A” on Tuesday, Mark Zuckerberg answered users' questions and opened up about the future of the social media company. 21 more words

Technology

Virtual reality: taking humanitarian advocacy to the next level

The future of humanitarian advocacy is here. The United Nations Millennium Campaign (UNMC) is developing a series of films demonstrating development and humanitarian challenges, using virtual reality technology. 133 more words

Advocacy