"Sun representatives describe Project Looking Glass will usher
in the next era in desktop operating systems.
"'We first started toying with the concept of a true 3D desktop
operating system enhancement tool, or skin, a couple of years ago,'
says Craig Nicholas, technical support engineer at Sun. 'Although
Project Looking Glass has been under development in-house for some
time, we feel that, if it is really to succeed, we need to have
other developers working on it. With their input and expertise we
will have a 3D skin complete with working applications in the not
too distant future...'"