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Disney Animation reveals the tech behind rendering realistic snow in Frozen | News | Geek.com

Disney Animation reveals the tech behind rendering realistic snow in Frozen | News | Geek.com | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it
Disney’s upcoming animated film Frozen is hitting theaters in just a few days, and the company’s animation gurus have posted a quick video explainer that goes over how Frozen’s snow effects were created.

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Henrik Safegaard - Cloneartist's curator insight, November 25, 2013 12:59 PM

Snow is a difficult substance to simulate in animations — it is solid in that it’s frozen water, but differing levels of moisture can make it behave in different ways. The existing techniques for replicating fluids don’t really make sense either because snow can be packed into solid clumps (or snowballs in the common vernacular). Disney animators instead worked from the most basic level up by using a hybrid Eulerian/Lagrangian Material Point Method.

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Microsoft's Xbox One Media Remote is a backlit, motion sensitive ...

Microsoft's Xbox One Media Remote is a backlit, motion sensitive ... | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it
If you're not a fan of keeping the Xbox One controller with you on the couch when watching TV, but don't want to shout at your television to change the channel, Microsoft has announced the Xbox One Media Remote to help ...
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Live Video and Social Media Updates From Kiev - NYTimes.com

Live Video and Social Media Updates From Kiev - NYTimes.com | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it
Live video and social media updates on the deadly violence in Ukraine from reporters, activists and officials on the ground in Kiev.
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Second Life Founder Pursues Second Chance

Second Life Founder Pursues Second Chance | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it
An off-the-shelf webcam captures the user's facial expressions and copies them to the avatar's own face, reproducing movements of the eyes, eyebrows, and mouth. For movement, point where you want to go. Or you can point at what you want to look at inside the virtual world.Second Life Founder Pursues Second Chance
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Second Life founder Philip Rosedale says he knows why the virtual world failed to achieve mainstream acceptance. He's got a plan to do it again, and do it right this time.

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An off-the-shelf webcam captures the user's facial expressions and copies them to the avatar's own face, reproducing movements of the eyes, eyebrows, and mouth. For movement, point where you want to go. Or you can point at what you want to look at inside the virtual world.

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David W. Deeds's curator insight, February 4, 4:52 AM

VWers, you've gotta read this! 

CherryNetwork's curator insight, February 4, 6:12 AM

Indeed a "must-read" article.

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Worten Augmented Reality by CVision - YouTube

Amazing augmented reality campaign in multiple media channels; outdoor, newspapers, magazines and more... Visit us at www.cvision-app.com or contact us sales...

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Gamification vs Game-Based Learning #gbl | Mr. Gonzalez's Classroom

Gamification vs Game-Based Learning #gbl | Mr. Gonzalez's Classroom | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it
I've been using the terms gamification and game-based learning (gbl) interchangeably.

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Gamification and Crowdsourcing in Translation

Gamification and Crowdsourcing in Translation | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it
A while ago I wrote a post on crowd sourcing and how the idea has been implemented into our industry particularly in web translation. Sites like Duolingo that use crowd-sourcing to translate the we...

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Technology in Education | Educational trends

Technology in Education | Educational trends | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it
A smorgasbord of resources for educators who enjoy using technology in the classroom.

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The Machinima 48 Hour Film Project ~ 2013

The Machinima 48 Hour Film Project ~ 2013 | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it

The 48 Hour Film Project comes to Machinima on the weekend of 8 - 10 November 2013. Filmmakers from all over the variety of virtual worlds and games will compete to see who can make the best short film in only 48 hours. The winning film will go up against films from around the world.

Enter today! Space is limited.

 


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Top 10 Education Gamification Examples that will Change our Future

Top 10 Education Gamification Examples that will Change our Future | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it
The Top 10 Education Gamification Examples according to Pioneer and Stanford Lecturer Yu-kai Chou is 1. Duolingo 2. Ribbon Hero 3. Class Dojo 4....

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Anna Goldfeder's curator insight, October 24, 2013 9:13 PM

some great examples

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POLAROLL: Retro Polaroid Toilet Paper Holder by doiy

POLAROLL: Retro Polaroid Toilet Paper Holder by doiy | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it

Why don’t you add some fun to those especial moments of the day? Meet cool toilet paper holder design from doiy. These incredible toilet paper design just a solid proof of how creative you can get with just about anything. This post Retro Polaroid Toilet Paper Holder via Inspired Magazine.


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Angry Birds Star Wars: R2-D2 & C-3PO - exclusive gameplay

Angry Birds Star Wars will be out on November 8. http://angrybirds.com/starwars One week to go! Until then, head over to our http://angrybirds.tumblr.com pag...

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How to Create a Google Plus Page that Drives Traffic to your Website - Business 2 Community

How to Create a Google Plus Page that Drives Traffic to your Website - Business 2 Community | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it
Business 2 Community How to Create a Google Plus Page that Drives Traffic to your Website Business 2 Community How to Create a Google Plus Page that Drives Traffic to your Website image g 300x3002 The latest stats show Google Plus has 359+ million...

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Sigrid de Kaste's curator insight, October 17, 2013 6:20 PM

Need to know...check out the details...

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Coca-Cola Has Invented a Way to Get People Off Social Media—Would It Work ... - E! Online

Coca-Cola Has Invented a Way to Get People Off Social Media—Would It Work ... - E! Online | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it
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5 Best Augmented Reality Games for Android

5 Best Augmented Reality Games for Android | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it
These are the 5 Best Augmented Reality Games that turn your Android Phone into a into a 3D virtual world filled with lots of fun and dangers! (The First Standalone Android #Smartwatch.

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Animated Film In America Is Still A Genre, Not Yet A Medium - Forbes

Animated Film In America Is Still A Genre, Not Yet A Medium - Forbes | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it
Animated Film In America Is Still A Genre, Not Yet A Medium
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I took some heat last month for discussing the glut of mid-summer animated features in terms of their box office under the sub-headline “too much animation”.

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Disney Animation reveals the tech behind rendering realistic snow in Frozen | News | Geek.com

Disney Animation reveals the tech behind rendering realistic snow in Frozen | News | Geek.com | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it
Disney’s upcoming animated film Frozen is hitting theaters in just a few days, and the company’s animation gurus have posted a quick video explainer that goes over how Frozen’s snow effects were created.

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amazing, thanks for sharing, Henrik.

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Henrik Safegaard - Cloneartist's curator insight, November 25, 2013 12:59 PM

Snow is a difficult substance to simulate in animations — it is solid in that it’s frozen water, but differing levels of moisture can make it behave in different ways. The existing techniques for replicating fluids don’t really make sense either because snow can be packed into solid clumps (or snowballs in the common vernacular). Disney animators instead worked from the most basic level up by using a hybrid Eulerian/Lagrangian Material Point Method.

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Gamification - Use the force of Games to become a Superhero! Part 1

Gamification - Use the force of Games to become a Superhero! Part 1 | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it
I salute you fellow heroes... This time I will tell about one of my favourite topics ever nowadays. Gamification ! This is the first part of an article talking about what Gamification is all about...

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Press PLAY!

Press PLAY! | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it
“You can't stop the future You can't rewind the past The only way to learn the secret ...is to press play.” ― Jay Asher I remember my first day of school. I was a 5 year old with hair pulled into p...

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Asil's Page - Second Life Machinima Artists Guild

Asil's Page - Second Life Machinima Artists Guild | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it

My page on Second Life Machinima Artists Guild.

If you make machinima in Second Life,  join us.  The SL MAG (sometimes called The Guild) is the largest community of Second Life machinimatographers in the world.


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Asil's comment, May 12, 2013 1:08 PM
Awhhh! Thanks for helping to get the word out about the SL MAG!
Henrik Safegaard - Cloneartist's comment, May 12, 2013 1:11 PM
Your Welcome. Hope to see you in the Harb40 Passion Competition :-)
Asil's comment, November 6, 2013 8:40 AM
Thanks for reposting this, Chantal!
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Infographic: The science behind transmedia storytelling and why you need to be across it now

Infographic: The science behind transmedia storytelling and why you need to be across it now | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it

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The Digital Rocking Chair's curator insight, October 24, 2013 5:48 PM

Marketing Magazine:  "Transmedia storytelling is a marketing buzzword that will be around for a while – and for good reason."


[Also, use the Aurasma app to check out the augmented reality aspects of this infographic.]

Joseph McCaleb's curator insight, October 25, 2013 6:12 AM

Transmedia Storytelling is Now-Persuasion. #literacies

Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, October 25, 2013 1:34 PM

Digital storytelling is evolving rapidly. The infographic here justifies transmedia stories.

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Sitting is the New Smoking- Even for Runners

Sitting is the New Smoking- Even for Runners | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it
You've no doubt heard the news by now: A car-commuting, desk-bound, TV-watching lifestyle can be harmful to your health.

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Martin (Marty) Smith's curator insight, October 15, 2013 4:50 AM

Sitting, which most of us do all day sitting in front of a computer, is the new smoking. Movement and exercise is key to life.

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Top 10 Curation Revolution Scoops Of All Time

Top 10 Curation Revolution Scoops Of All Time | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it

Top 10 Scoops By Clicks

1. http://sco.lt/8Q8W6j Future of Markeing [Infographic] 

 

2. http://sco.lt/68zYfp 21 Content Types We Crave

 

3. http://sco.lt/91MkRF SEO, LinkedIn & The Real You, How LinkedIn Is Crowdsoucing You

4. http://sco.lt/7A3OAT New SEO vs. Old SEO Smackdown [Infographic]

5. http://sco.lt/8PV9Np How and Why Google Killed Long Tail of Search [Infographic]

 

6. http://sco.lt/8Jcwq1 12 Scoop.it Experts Share Top Cureation Tips

7. http://sco.lt/6UD0W9 Why Content Gets Shared: Social Mentions Study

8. http://sco.lt/6a2WVF  The Content Marketing Mix [Infographic]

 

9. http://sco.lt/88TIZd Six Ways To Expand Your Social Media Reach [Infographic]

 

10.  http://sco.lt/8eorNx Storytelling Is The New SEO [Slideshare]

 Wow, 5 Infographics contributing 52% of top 10 clicks, a study and a Slideshare. Will do views next and compare and contrast. 


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David Hain's curator insight, October 26, 2013 3:14 AM

Thanks Marty!

malek's curator insight, October 26, 2013 5:08 AM

Another proof what we call 'time' isn't chronological but spatial, the leap change in short period.

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How Gamification Can Improve Retail Management And Employee Engagement

How Gamification Can Improve Retail Management And Employee Engagement | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it
How can retail and workforce management use gamification to harness the untapped passion and commitment of its employees?

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Our Final Invention: Artificial Intelligence and the End of the Human Era

Our Final Invention: Artificial Intelligence and the End of the Human Era | Real Time Animation and Media | Scoop.it

Documentary filmmaker James Barrat has written an engaging new book about the risks inherent in what is sure to be the most transformative technology of them all: machine superintelligence.


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Louie Helm's curator insight, October 8, 2013 10:02 PM

Best explanation yet of the coming intelligence explosion