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  • Wed 30 Nov 2005

    Color Scheme Generator

    Published at 12:16   Category Art  

    ( source Flash )

    While designing web pages, computer applications, or house interiors, we need to find good color scheme – set of colors producing the best impression. For every tint there are colors which it can coexist with, and which it can’t. (..)

    The color theory makes the work easier. This tool will find set of colors you can start with, and it may facilitate your looking for the optimal color palette.

    Tue 29 Nov 2005

    Face Off

    Published at 15:48   Category VR Applications  

    (source 3dvf)

    Exchanging faces on images can be done, look at the Max Plack Institute
    “We have developed a method that provides users a high-level tool for exchanging or animating faces in images in an almost completely automated way.”

    Mon 28 Nov 2005

    Intuition 2005

    Published at 10:55   Category Virtual Reality  

    I just come back from the Intuition 2005 workshop, and it was really great!
    I met a lot of interesting people and learned tons of things =)

    Here’s a rough transcription of some interesting quotes.

    Read more…

    Tue 22 Nov 2005

    Virtual property market booming

    Published at 14:54   Category Virtual Reality  

    According to this article somebody paid £57,000 for a virtual space station ?!?

    Tue 22 Nov 2005

    SGI: anatomy of a fall

    Published at 14:39   Category 3d  

    This article speaks of the rise and fall of Silicon Graphics Inc.

    “Ultimately, a combination of at least three factors (I’m sure there are others) seems to have destroyed SGI hardware’s value proposition: 1) the decline of the RISC advantage, 2) the decline of the workstation’s relative bus bandwidth advantage, and 3) increased specialization.”

    Tue 22 Nov 2005

    Philips amBX

    Published at 14:35   Category Virtual Reality  

    (source /. )

    “Philips has announced amBX, a technology which is said to extend the gaming experience out into the real world. amBX, developed by the Surrey based Philips amBX Group, is a technology that will take gamers a step closer to a full sensory experience, with amBX enabled games providing gamers with the ability to use light, colour, sound, heat and airflow in the real world during gameplay. The technology uses a scripting language to enable games to send signals to compatible hardware such as lights, fans, heaters, and even furniture. This means that in a game the lights in your room will match up to the environment you are gaming in. E.g. Green for jungle and blue for the ocean. Strobes of while light could simulate a lightning storm and a burst of air from a fan could make huge jumps feel more realistic.”

    Tue 22 Nov 2005

    Fluid simulation

    Published at 14:31   Category Virtual Reality  

    (source 3dVF )
    Discover the incredible fluid simulation software: Scanline FlowlineFX.
    The videos are truly impressive !!

    Fri 18 Nov 2005

    Back online

    Published at 18:07   Category Perso  

    yeah back online! at last a working hard drive …

    see you soon for more ;)

    Wed 2 Nov 2005


    Published at 10:33   Category C++  

    This is the homepage of the profiling tool Callgrind (previously called Calltree) and the profile data visualization KCachegrind.

    Profiling is important, do it!