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Browse any website in 3D? Yeah! WTF?

Walk through your favorite website in 3D

By Cameron Wilmot on Sep 18, 2008 at 12:25 am CDT - 0 mins, 49 secs reading time

A Melbourne-based software developer called ExitReality has created what they are calling the world's first 3D browser.

Browse any website in 3D? Yeah, really WTF?

After you install the 4MB plug-in software that works in IE or Firefox, you simply visit the ExitReality website and type in a web address and within a minute or so, you can walk around that website in 3D. No kidding - this is for real!

While we haven't tried it much yet, it's a little hard to see the point of it. You can create special MySpace profiles which convert the 3D profile into an apartment - same with Facebook and others.

If you walk through TweakTown in 3D, it just looks like an empty hall with a bunch of links to reviews. While we couldn't get YouTube working in 3D, apparently each video is setup like a movie theater.

Maybe it's a little bit of fun but we can't really see it taking off. If you are interested, head on over to the ExitReality website.

Last updated: Sep 7, 2019 at 02:36 pm CDT

Cameron Wilmot

ABOUT THE AUTHOR - Cameron Wilmot

Cameron founded TweakTown in 1999 after it originally started off as his personal homepage. Cameron was once, many years ago, the only person at TweakTown producing content, but nowadays, Cameron spends his time ensuring TweakTown operates at its best in his senior management role.

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