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DIY Shopper, IBM and Kingfisher Team Up
August 9, 2007, 11:53 pm
Filed under: architectural resources, IBM, Kingfisher, virtual architecture

Fascinating news via Idea City – read the full story HERE.

“they [IBM and Kingfisher] have designed DIY Shopper to integrate with Second Life so that a shopper’s avatar is able to view materials available in store on his/her virtual house.  Let me write that again.  Products from the real world will be available in a digital, 3D format so that customers can see what they look like prior to purchase.  Here’s a screen shot:

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