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Big Photo Post! Tower Opening, Marty Sklar, the Case, and More!

This is going to be a photo-heavy post, so let’s get started! Designed by our very own Katherine and fabricated by Freeland Studios Inc, here’s a look at the current iPad cases. There will be some adjustments made to the … Continue reading

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World Within a World, Expanded

Matt (aka Stew) provide a bit more detail about our jpeg streaming that was discussed in our half-semester presentations: Unity can not handle a stream of infinite length, and¬†Anthony found the runtime class in Unity called WWW to facilitate our … Continue reading

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iPad + Server = Love

Cassandra wrote up a summary of some progress the tech team made over the past few weeks: We’ve made significant progress in connecting our network through the server and over the web. It was relatively simple to make the server … Continue reading

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And Now… Tech Talk with Tom!

As part of our ongoing effort to highlight our technical achievements, Tom has some info on our system overview: Guests using the Starscape application will be holding an iPad in their hands, but this is only one small part of … Continue reading

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Technology Milestones

Our very own Matt Stewart and Anthony Palma have been performing inception: putting the physical world (the star) made digital (a camera feed) inside a virtual world (on the iPad) all held by a guest in the physical world! Whew! … Continue reading

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