Sam Hiser is Vice President & Director Business Affairs at the OpenDocument Foundation, Inc. He was advisor to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Information Techology Division on its pilot of OpenDocument-ready software this year. Hiser also blogs at www.PlexNex.com.
Project Looking Glass is the new 3D user interface for the Java Desktop System. Looking Glass is dependent upon processor speed and graphics card and system advancements, as well as on the coming of Java 3D.