All posts tagged Avatars

Avatars & Facial Tracking

Sony Online Entertainment is beta testing a new feature for EverQuest II, SoEmote. This sort of technology has been around for a while, but to my knowledge, this is the first time it has been incorporated into an MMO (and a popular one, at that). This is likely an interesting feature for players, even if the audio […]

Attention and Media Research

The following is an adaptation of a paper I wrote at the request of my advisor. This paper is an overview of attention and mass communication research. As such, findings from cognitive science and neuroscience literature are discussed as a means for coming up with meaningful media research questions. Accordingly, much of this post is actually […]

Interview With Moldycheese

  I met Moldycheese back in BC. She was the main holy priest for my guild at the time, Organized Confusion (RIP). Moldycheese and I became good friends, and maintained that friendship even after the guild disbanded. Excitingly, the both of us are going to Blizzcon this year so we can finally meet in person. Moldycheese is also […]