Virtual Tourism

3D technology lets people experience travel they can no longer afford

Implications - 3D technology always captivated consumers, but its role could become yet more prominent. In 2008, our consumer society was demanding more, yet with the credit crises, they cannot afford some of the same luxuries, such as travel. Advanced 3D tourism could be the affordable way to realize these desires.
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3D Illusion Chalk Drawings II - The Work of Kurt Wenner
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Warm 100,888 Clicks Pub: Jun 14, 08
3D Illusion Chalk Drawings II
The Work of Kurt Wenner
Kurt Wenner, born in Ann Arbor, Michigan is a master chalk artist who originally worked for NASA. At NASA, we worked as an advanced scientific space illustrator. But then, Wenner moved to Italy where… [More]
Beijing Olympics on Google Earth - 3D Aerials of China
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Mild 12,830 Clicks Pub: Jul 31, 08
Beijing Olympics on Google Earth
3D Aerials of China
Google Earth is giving Olympic fans a view of the China games like they've never seen before. Google Earth was sent new aerials taken on July 19th, 2008 by Geoeye, just in time for the Beijing Olympics… [More]
Deceptive Architecture - 3D Murals
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Average 19,084 Clicks Pub: Apr 9, 08
Deceptive Architecture
3D Murals
Murals are a great way to infuse major personality into a piece of architecture, whether inside of or out. They’re eye catching as regular paintings, but as these clever paintings demonstrate, they can… [More]
3D Virtual Chat - Vivaty Brings Your Facebook Friends to Life
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Mild 5,753 Clicks Pub: Apr 7, 08
3D Virtual Chat
Vivaty Brings Your Facebook Friends to Life
Brace yourself for another online addiction! Vivaty, a 3D virtual chat system, is a really fun way to enhance your social networking experience. Vivaty works with just about all popular social networking… [More]
3D Monitors - Zalman ZM-M220W Lets You Switch from 2D to 3D
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Average 4,537 Clicks Pub: Apr 21, 08
3D Monitors
Zalman ZM-M220W Lets You Switch from 2D to 3D
It's time to take the plunge into all those 3d games that you have stacked up over the years. The Zalman 3D monitor doesn't need specially written games to produce to the 3D effect and can work with any… [More]
3D Travel Websites - 'OnionMap' 3-D City Exploring
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Mild 9,105 Clicks Pub: Sep 7, 08
3D Travel Websites
'OnionMap' 3-D City Exploring
‘OnionMap’ is a cool interactive website with 3-D maps of some of the largest cities in the world. The site has compiled 33 browsable maps with easy to use zooming and navigating tools. In addition, users… [More]
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