Open Assistant VR

I’m working with Andrew Vavrek and other strange minds at Open Assistant: an open source AI assistant project.  I created an initial Virtual Reality world to integrate with the voice-activated Open Assistant program.  Watch Vav’s funny video demo of the AI + VR space :

Get the Open Assistant source code and Open Assistant WebVR source code.

Gaio Virtual Reality Space

We’ve been waiting a long time for this … Now Virtual Reality is upon us. Over the last year, I’ve been rapidly extending my skills in design and development for VR/AR.  While I’ve placed much of my attention toward Unity3D, more recently, I’ve been learning A-Frame, the VR framework for the web that is fast becoming the standard for creating…

Meta-Language Technique : OSC

With new technology comes new possibilities to execute technique. If we look to the trend of advents in internet protocols, we see how particular innovations in the information technology domain resulted in tremendous transformative effects in social, economic, and political arenas. The TCP/IP protocol allowed for the identification of independent computers, and for the transfer…

EARTHscope: Mapping the World Wide Web of Life

  See a Flash-based map that presents comprehensive information on the importance of biodiversity to human health.  This was a joint project with Harvard University’s Center for Health and the Global Environment, the Buckminster Fuller Institute, Free Range Graphics, and myself as the Flash interface designer and programmer. See the Biodiversity map: www.daversitycode.com/earthscope And crack the…

Mandapa Cosmological Model & Interface

In 2004, in collaboration with a CIIS associate, Scott Fossil, we began creating this 3-dimensional conceptual model that combines the theories of Ken Wilbur’s Quadrant model (AQAL), Stanislov Grof’s Basic Parinatal Matrixes (BPMs), and Tielhard de Chardin’s evolutionary model into an integrated, interactive conceptual framework, and manifold of archetypal morphologies in space and time. 3…