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Web Version of IntelligentBox (WebIB) and Its Extension for Web-Based VR Applications - WebIBVR

  • Yoshihiro OkadaEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems book series (LNNS, volume 97)

Abstract

This paper treats a 3D graphics software development system called IntelligentBox and its web version called WebIB. Originally, IntelligentBox was implemented as a development system for desktop 3D graphics applications. It provides various 3D software components called boxes each of which has a unique functionality and a 3D visible shape. IntelligentBox also provides a dynamic data linkage mechanism called slot connection that allows users to develop interactive 3D graphics applications only by combining already existing boxes through direct manipulations on a computer screen. Ten years ago, the author extended IntelligentBox system to make possible the development of web-based 3D graphics applications. This extended version of IntelligentBox is called WebIB. Furthermore, this time, the author extended WebIB to make possible the development of web-based VR (Virtual Reality) applications. This version of IntelligentBox called WebIBVR. In this paper, the author explains several new functionalities of WebIBVR and introduces use cases of web-based VR applications.

Keywords

3D graphics Development systems Component ware Web contents Virtual reality 

Notes

Acknowledgments

This research was partially supported by JSPS KAKENHI Grant No. JP17H00773.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Innovation Center for Educational Resources (ICER), Kyushu University LibraryKyushu UniversityFukuokaJapan

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