TITLE

Toy Scouts

AUTHOR(S)
Bruno, Charles
PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
Network World;08/04/97, Vol. 14 Issue 31, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the Toy Scouts, a mentoring program for people interested to explore cyberspace and virtual reality. Meeting by participants every Friday night; Systems discusses include Mirage, a visualization tool that is a hybrid between a map display and three-dimensional modeling; Discussions on data networking.
ACCESSION #
9708105925

 

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