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2010-02-01 07:05:00

MCLEAN, Va. and SAN DIEGO, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) today announced it has purchased Forterra Systems Inc.'s On-Line Interactive Virtual Environment (OLIVE(TM)) product line, including all names, trademarks and licenses. OLIVE is a market leading software platform that enables customers to deploy their own persistent and secure 3D Virtual Worlds where users can collaborate over networks. OLIVE's real-time virtual...

2008-09-19 15:00:25

By Neil Gonzales SAN MATEO -- A video game is helping area university students prepare for careers in business and information technology. At the San Mateo IBM Innovation Center on Thursday, San Francisco State University student Andrey Lyubimov played a simulation on a large screen in which he came across various "co-workers" at a call center -- some helpful but others not so much, including a character more interested in getting coffee than addressing a crisis. In an interactive way,...

2008-09-03 15:00:19

IBM (NYSE: IBM) Research announced a new project, dubbed "Sametime 3-D," demonstrating the integration of Lotus Sametime with several virtual environments. The project showcases the business value virtual environments can bring to the future of unified communications. Specifically, users can instant message a colleague and instead of only chatting with one another, launch into an immersive 3-D environment directly from within the Sametime chat session. "Sametime 3-D" creates a virtual...

2008-09-03 03:00:09

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Multiverse, a leading provider of virtual world development technology for Massively Multiplayer Online Games (MMOGs), educational and social worlds, and business collaboration environments, today announced a virtual world application built on Facebook Platform, a platform that enables companies and developers to build applications for the Facebook website. Multiverse Places is a revolutionary application that delivers a virtual world experience...

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