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Singapore is on an ambitious mission to create a SimCity version of itself

(Source: www.wired.com)

More than 5 million people live in Singapore. The densely populated island city-state off southern Malaysia covers 277 square miles and contains more than 4,300 high-rise towers. 675 more words

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Gamer's Imagination

With one touch, I’m locked

Inside a virtual world

Greater than real life

Author: S

Virtual Reality and Violence

In Oryx and Crake, we see how Margaret Atwood used the game “Extinctathon”, “Barbarian Stomp” and “Blood and Roses” to allow the reader to submerge in the minds of two adolescents who want to enjoy themselves. 511 more words

Signed sets and ballots and naturality

This is blog post #3 in a series on signed sets and ballots (the previous posts are here and here).

Naturality, isomorphism, and equipotence… 1,414 more words


Time Travel to Prehistorica

I had a bit of time to do some sim-hopping the other day, and I decided to re-visit some places I’d been to previously.

I’m always on the hunt for great locations, especially to use as backdrops for photography.  276 more words

Second Life


Download the tree
that holds the answers
my peasant farmer
the sparrow eats carrot cake in the mead hall
and all of it is meaningless… 99 more words

Virtual Singapore Is More Than Just a 3-D Model, It’s an Intelligent Rendering of the City

(Source: www.govtech.com)

Technology leaders in Singapore want to visualize their island city-state in exquisite detail. They’re planning a Virtual Singapore, correct in every nuance: not just buildings and roads but also doors, windows, park benches and lampposts. 1,017 more words

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