The media messenger

@article{McGeer2005TheMM,
  title={The media messenger},
  author={Rick McGeer and Andreas Raab and Michael R{\"u}ger},
  journal={Third International Conference on Creating, Connecting and Collaborating through Computing (C5'05)},
  year={2005},
  pages={101-107}
}
We describe a new messaging system, designed to transparently send media (video, presentations, animations, audio, interactive games, still images, 3D spaces, or combinations thereto) to other users across the Internet. Unlike previous Internet communication systems (Web, email, IM), the MediaMessenger incorporates all code and media types as first class objects; unlike previous media systems, the MediaMessenger offers rich mixed-media spaces, hyperlinked through a system of portals. In… CONTINUE READING