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an alternative 3D view to read, play & interact with news from msnbc.com online. users are able to customize news channels, sort them by theme or time, browse & save specific news stories, or just gaze the news go by in auto-mode. reminds me of brynsbrain & flickr tiltviewer.

also see the recent post about inviting you to vote for the creative visualization of news by msnbc at the webbys awards.

[links: spectramsnbc.com (Spectra application) & spectra.msnbc.com (Spectra overview) & NewsWare.msnbc.com (central repository)|thnkx Sam]

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5 COMMENTS

Well I am not sure how useful it is, but I had fun loading 1400+ news stories and watching it swirl around like a tornado with informational debris. Its still uses needle-in-a-haystack style of display though, so it can't be too useful for finding what you want.

Thu 08 May 2008 at 2:21 AM

Nice Silverlight app... Oh wait, that’s no it can’t be... on a Microsoft site? Flash?

Thu 08 May 2008 at 4:43 AM
JT Dicker

who built this thing? Who has the answer?

Mon 19 May 2008 at 1:03 PM

fluid, as far as i know but i can't fint his website...

Thu 05 Jun 2008 at 10:55 AM

found it...
http://www.fluid.nl/

(could you please correct my spelling mistake from fint to find?)

Thu 05 Jun 2008 at 11:02 AM
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