CINE - Mixed Media Environment

CINE is a mixed media environment — “inspired by Star Trek: TNG’s Holodeck” — that allows “multiple users [to] fly through an urban datascape in an immersive environment by using body gestures”. CINE takes the computer screen out of the box and reconfigures it as a life-size environment in the room. Control of visuals and […]

CINE is a mixed media environment — “inspired by Star Trek: TNG’s Holodeck” — that allows “multiple users [to] fly through an urban datascape in an immersive environment by using body gestures”. CINE takes the computer screen out of the box and reconfigures it as a life-size environment in the room. Control of visuals and sound takes place through full-body gestures rather than just fingers tips. As the traditional computer screen and mouse-keyboard interface transforms to fill the room, it invites collaboration between multiple users, setting up the potential for a whole new worlds of learning, art, creativity, play, and entertainment.