Data Visualisation

Geographic Email: Flight Sim + Email = 3DMail

By November 13, 2007 No Comments

Merging Flight Simulation and Email DNA, 3D Mailbox is a mail system where each of your emails arrives via a jumbo jet from the relevant country into LAX airport. The concept while slightly bizarre is also interesting as it links an emails origins geographically according the countries national carrier.

The trailer embedded below is well worth a view:

The application is available in both light (free) and full versions for download from the 3DMailbox home page.

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Andy is Professor of Digital Urban Systems at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London.