The Future of UI’s
Here is an interesting video showcasing what XGL can do. For the uninitiated its… “an X server architecture designed to take advantage of modern graphics cards via their OpenGL drivers.” (XGL wikipedia page).
Although the demo is mostly eye candy and would not be helpful in a real world environment, like the bouncing windows and matrix style animated backgrounds. some would definetely increase productivity especially when they move into multiple cubed desktop.
Here is the video…