August 26, 2003

Common Sense Reasoning

The MIT OpenCourseWare site has a "Media Arts and Sciences" section with one relevent course to-date.

MIT OpenCourseWare | Media Arts and Sciences | MAS.964 Common Sense Reasoning for Interactive Applications, Fall 2002 | Home

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August 15, 2003

DI - manipulable music format

DI is a new media file format that is designed to allow users to manipulate audio. A London company, Digimpro, is releasing commercial tools this year.

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August 14, 2003

Face Choreography using Python

Steve DiPaola is working on a python program that analyses multi-track MIDI to produce facial animation. Still very much a work in progress but worth tracking like his earlier efforts, such as The Sims FaceLift application.

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August 12, 2003

Machinima in The Two Towers

The Two Towers review on

"Two Towers's gameplay is, as a whole, unambitious but fun. However, its selling point and the reason to rush out and buy this game now is its spectacular integration of gameplay, Machinima cinematics and footage from the films. Wachowski brothers, taken note: this is how you make a game of your film."

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