Amanda Alonso

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Cmoar Virtual Reality Headset Launches On Kickstarter (video)

A new virtual reality headset called the Cmoar has launched the Kickstarter crowdfunding website this week and has already passed the halfway point …

Mattel And Google Relaunch View-Master As A Virtual Reality Headset

Toy industry giant Mattel is partnering with Google to revive its classic View-Master toy as a virtual reality headset, the companies announced this morning.<p>The View-Master —that plastic gizmo which looks like a pair of binoculars, and displays stereoscopic images from cardboard discs embedded with …

Can You Simulate Love with Drugs?

If love is a chemical reaction in your brain, shouldn't there be a way to artificially induce it?<p>Love is a lot of things, but when you strip all the poetry and highfalutin ideas away from it, it's just a chemical reaction in your brain and limbic system. So it stands to reason there must be a way …

Take a Handheld Trip into the Past With This Historic Augmented Reality App

PIVOTtheWorld is like a time machine for your smartphone.<p>Forget hefty textbooks, here’s a virtual history lesson that fits in the palm of your hand. PIVOTtheWorld is a mobile app and web-based platform that will take you down an augmented reality timewarp. Originally created by Asma Jaber and Sami …

SEER 100 Degree FOV 'Augmented Reality' Headset Approaches $100,000 Kickstarter Goal

SEER, an augmented reality device from San Francisco/Shenzhen based Caputer Labs Inc, launched their Kickstarter campaign in late January, and have …

If you want an Apple Watch, you’ll probably be trekking to an Apple Store

We still don’t know the exact date the Apple Watch will ship, but a new rumor claims you won’t be able to pick one up at BestBuy, Walmart, or other non-Apple Stores at launch.<p>Apple plans to make its timepiece an Apple Store exclusive, according to German distribution sources who claim resellers …

Apple CEO Declares Digital Privacy a Human Right

Apple chief ex­ec­ut­ive Tim Cook on Fri­day laid out one of the most force­ful de­fenses of di­git­al pri­vacy ever giv­en by the lead­er of a …

39 Habits of Extremely Happy People

Happy people are more successful than those who are not. Get a lot happier starting right now.<p>Plain and simple, happy people are more successful people. They also feel less stress, are more fun to be around, are more optimistic, and enjoy their lives more than people who are unhappy. Unfortunately, …

A balloon to the beyond: World View on savoring space tourism

Jane Poynter wants you to take a trip to space that's as comfortable as a luxury cruise. She's spent two years living in the sealed research lab Biosphere 2, and serves as president of Paragon Space Development Corporation, where she led development of the life-support systems for the 2018 …