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Virtual You -- Or How To Work In Your "Jammies"

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June 26, 2000
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A digital human-image animation computer system under development at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif., can use the smallest units of speech, called phonemes, to manipulate a person's facial movements in an image. The system is driven by language rather than by manual animation controls.

Think you must dress for success even in the bold new world of telecommuting? Maybe not, even if your employer has a videophone to display your image.


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