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Re: Zigzag registration
- To: Edward Keyes <eakeyes@xxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Zigzag registration
- From: Andrew Pam <xanni@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 9 Feb 1999 17:19:25 +1100
- Cc: zigzag@xxxxxxxxxx
- In-reply-to: <firstname.lastname@example.org>; from Edward Keyes on Tue, Feb 09, 1999 at 01:10:10AM -0500
- References: <email@example.com>
- Reply-to: zigzag@xxxxxxxxxx
On Tue, Feb 09, 1999 at 01:10:10AM -0500, Edward Keyes wrote:
> Hmmm, I'll have to take a look at that, although it strikes me as
> the wrong path to go down, since it's hard to be interactive a page
> load at a time.
Well, we might use some DHTML or dynamic VRML in future.
> I'm looking forward to a more animated interface, which can engage
> a little bit more of my spatial intuition... rotations that look like
> rotations, color-coding, etc.
Indeed, very much what we had in mind, but currently no development
resources allocated to that. Of course, contributions welcome... :-)
> If you haven't seen The Brain from Natrificial, you ought to take a peek
> (http://www.thebrain.com). Some similarity of ideas, but more hyperlinking
> than N-dimensional. Has cool graphics, though, which helps to keep you
> oriented better during origin transformations. It's pretty limited, though.
Yes. Good idea, but I think a more developed Zigzag has much more scope
than The Brain.
Thanks again for your interest and support.
mailto:xanni@xxxxxxxxxx Andrew Pam
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