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Hamlet on the Holodeck - Chapter 2

posted Feb 4, 2010, 3:35 PM by Aalap Tripathy
Harbingers of the Holodeck

What has happened since the evolution of the Web in the last 20 years?
    - HTML/ XML are informational representation which we do not want the user to see.
    - Hyperlinks? - No.
    - What we have emerging are the genres for web based content delivery.
Multiform Story
    - Forking Paths
    - Groundhog day - like a videogame - a simulation

Interactive Storytelling

Movie in Three Dimensions
    - IMAX
    - All about increasing dimensions
   - What is interesting - the sense of you being present - participatory

Story Webs
   - lexia
   - Storyspace hypertext

Computer Scientists as Storytellers