This project was for Alan Mascord Associates, a firm that sells house plans. The CD contained entire web site with plan catalog for faster offline viewing. A substantial sales increase resulted from the distribution of 20,000 copies at an industry show.
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The globalized user interface of this Windows 2000 application allows clinicians around the world administer radiation treatments to cancer patients. It was written in VB, using Multilizer for globablization/localization. It was localized into German, French, Spanish, Portuguese and Japanese.
It’s a computer kiosk for customer service than contains a web browser and video conferencing. The customer and a service representative can see each other by video and share the browser window. For the two banks that were interested in this, it allowed helping customers at unmanned branches to complete forms while maintaining a more personable relationship.
The product got some attention in its day. It was shown at a national banking conference, made the local evening news and the city paper.
To create Viosk I used VB. I still maintain units in Washington, Oregon and Missouri.
Intel was promoting its new video conferencing product called ProShare. At the time, video conferencing required specialized hardware and ISDN and so was more of a high end commercial products. The client wanted to show a number of use cases in a stylish way.
The demo CD that resulted contained a walkthrough of a conference center in which the user finds interactive seminars along with video, audio and text-based instruction about a telecomunications product. I used VB to help in this effort.