Otronicon 2009: Experiemental Research

Posted by Eric on Saturday, January 17th, 2009 in Otronicon 2009
Otronicon - Experimental Research

An area of the convention is dedicated specifically to field research for medical and...(military?) applications. The use of interactive media (I guess for lack of a better term from the developers) has become more popular in the recent years. Military sims and medical hand-eye coordination have been some of the key players. Here’s what some folks from UCF have on display:

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Otronicon 2009 Impressions

Posted by Eric on Friday, January 16th, 2009 in Otronicon 2009

Orlando’s gaming festival is being held at the Orlando Science Center, a cool place all it’s own even without the convention. Four gigantic levels of a gaming nerd’s wet dream: a plethora of HDTVs with consoles lighting up the screen, a giant stage for the Rock Band junkies, simulators left and right, and all the facets of our friends and presenters from Full Sail.

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