Wednesday, April 22, 2009
Google O3D, a 3D Plug-In & Development Framework
A scene from Google’s demo titled “The Journies of Prince IO”
Google released O3D
, a framework they describe
as “a new, shader-based, low-level graphics API for creating interactive 3D applications in a web browser”. The video demo
Google shows off looks impressive (it’s based on an 18+ MB page), but it should be noted that this is all plug-in
based, and there are other impressive looking browser 3D plug-ins out there too, like Unity
. Still, this all looks like a very interesting development.
The O3D home designer, another sample app
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