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A new type of customer service called ZenoBot is being rolled out across the country and the rest of the world. It has been developed by Australians as an AI "Avatar" that can "engage with customers, deliver information, answer questions, and even deliver education to students in classrooms".

Published in Development

The 5th annual DISRUPT.SYDNEY conference is nearly here, aptly themed "Imagining the Future", and will take “an historic leap into the future with a real time presentation by one of the world’s leading researchers in the field of digital faces and virtual reality".

Published in Development

A "groundbreaking new production of The Tempest is using the latest, cutting-edge technology to bring a new experience to seasoned theatre-goers and new audiences alike".

Published in Entertainment
Saturday, 21 June 2014 15:55

Intel enters the appmosphere

Intel – the word makes you think of chips – Pentium, Core, Atom … But it has its eyes firmly on capturing a slice of the lucrative apps market in the overcrowded messaging market.

Published in Mobility
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Microsoft's Craig Mundie looks after the company's long-term strategy, overseeing one of the largest computer science research organisations in the world - and he sees a future of invisible technology using natural user interfaces delivering much more immersive interactive experiences.

Published in Home Tech
Friday, 12 December 2008 16:05

Xbox man slags off PS3, oh the irony

File under: no surprise there then. However, it wasn't that fact that a Microsoft man was slagging off the Sony PS3 just before Xmas that caught my attention, but the irony of what was being said.

Published in Entertainment
When Google launched a real time interactive 3D avatar world called Lively it promised the ability to express yourself in a more fun way. So why is it now dropping a bomb on Lively users by committing Second Suicide?

Published in Networking
Saturday, 15 November 2008 17:37

Dave Barmy trapped by wife's virtual dick

When cartoons get caught with their pants down, the real life consequences are not always funny - as Dave Barmy has discovered.

Published in Networking
For many people, a 'second life' can become just as real as the first one. Take the Japanese woman who killed her virtual husband after he divorced her in a game called Maple Story, and now finds herself under arrest in the real world.

Published in Networking
Wednesday, 09 July 2008 14:21

Lively Google launches 3D me-too-avatar-world

Google has launched Lively, an immersive 3D world populated by avatars and which lets you create your own space in which to chat. Sound familiar? So just what is Google doing jumping aboard the Second Life bandwagon?

Published in Networking
It hardly seems possible, but the immersive 3D virtual fantasy world of Second Life is 5 years old. To celebrate, Linden Lab is staging a Virtual World's Fair which might just be the biggest birthday party never held.

Published in Networking




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