hopes students from all over the world will enjoy classes in interactive spaces like a holodeck-style area, where the virtual weather keeps changing to aid vocabulary practice.
Vivox is also working on person-to-person chat, which should be available in There is some resistance to the introduction of voice in online worlds.
By this winter, students will be able to attend an immersive language school in an online world.
And class might include practicing language skills at a virtual wedding, complete with bride, groom and guests.
Tech entrepreneur and , Vivox is integrating voice directly into the game's interface, for rollout this fall."Even something as simple as being able to mute all your gang members while you are giving your orders will greatly improve (communications) in the heat of fleet battle," said senior producer Nathan Richardsson.
And one voice feature planned for later release will actually call players back into the game.
@#$ if your a girl aslong as you dont play the "im a girl" card to get away with being bad.
Groups of players, linked by external instant-messaging or voice-chat software, are wandering from world to world.
Demand for voice chat is increasing, and how publishers of text-only worlds respond could have a significant impact on their development.
Voice messages sent in-game will relay to the real world, so impending battles can be met with calls-to-arms to team members not even logged in., Vivox will be sold to individuals and businesses operating in world.
is just one of many companies poised to take advantage of a Vivox location-based voice system for stores, clubs or conference facilities.