An interesting Mobile Crunch article on using your mobile phone as a payment system. Mobile commerce is big in Korea and Japan, and it is only a matter of time before those in the U.S. are leaving their wallets at home and simply paying for things through their mobile device. With that, I thought I … Continue reading Mobile Wallet Poll
One of the video game properties we will be featuring on Instafilms.com is Heavenly Sword. Here is a quick test movie I did with the assets. We've added in tons of sword-fighting animations, so I will have to make another soon to show that off.
E3 starts tomorrow, and the race between XBox, PS3 and Wii continue. Out of the gates early is this nifty demo from Microsoft for Project Natal. Nintendo clearly risks losing its dominance here when it comes to the player being the game input/control device. Check it out.
While at GDC I had my face scanned by EyeBCom, for a realistic 3D facial avatar. The scan turned out really nice, although I hate to admit this because I look very serious and a tad goofy. I also met with the gang over at BigStage and had my picture scanned into their system. I … Continue reading My 3D Facial Avatar
I have been following the Augmented Reality (AR) scene for some time. If you are not familiar with AR, I highly recommend Ori Inbar’s website, GamesAlfresco.com, which has a great overview and ongoing coverage on the subject. Another great mind covering the AR scene is Robert Rice, who recently posted his of what AR will … Continue reading VAST Media
We continue to build out Instafilms.com for a Q1 '09 release. While most of the site focuses on video game related content, we are launching new and original shows as well. Here is a sneak-peak at one of the new characters and environments for a show we call "Menlo Park." I wrote this very quickly … Continue reading Instafilms.com – Menlo Park
According to the Chinese calendar, the Ox (or Cow) is an animal that brings prosperity through hard work. In these uncertain economic times, it seems a bit of hard work is what will be needed to turn things around I am very fortunate to enjoy my career as a digital media executive, and look forward … Continue reading Happy Moo Year! 2009, Year of the Ox
I made this holiday cartoon for all my friends and family. Enjoy!
My latest project is in rapid development right now, and I am truly excited about this one! The site is called InstaFilms, and allows you to make a high-end CG (3D) animated show instantly! The tools are really easy to use, the technology utilizes “text to speach” so you simply type in what you want … Continue reading Instafilms.com – Machinima for the Masses
We continue to add content to Mashade.com, including Lego Batman, Mass Effect and others. The site is really starting to take shape now. Press release to announce official launch coming soon! Check it out, make a mash-up, and email it to me!