|Local Loop: the project
Computer- and TV-based communication and services that`s what the interactive TV of the future will look like and the internet is where computer and TV are brought together. New types of communication, service and work will soon be a part of the daily life.
The internet and the world wide web are already well known to everybody and online-communication has nearly become something common within a short period of time. But the increasing network-communication is accompanied by a lot of problems effecting the user. On one hand there`s not enough capacity to deal with the enormous flow of information and on the other hand internet-based communication is impossible for groups of people.
Even in the world wide web communication is only possible between a transmitter and a receiver. Regarding this facts one has to point out that the development of online-communication is stagnating since the1930s when the idea of TV has been born.
New interfaces to face new challenges
What does Local Loop
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