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The Best Olive Oils, According to People Who Consume a Lot of It

On the left is Nuñez de Prado, one of the best Spanish olive oils.<p>Stand in front of the olive-oil section at the grocery store and you’ll start …

The 10 Best Art Documentaries to Watch on Netflix Right Now

Netflix has become the go-to-source for all things entertainment related — regardless if you’re a viewer who prefers Michael Bay-style spectacles — …

The 16 Most Beautiful Places in Europe Will Take Your Breath Away

Complete with fairy-tale castles, picturesque seaside retreats, otherworldly natural parks, and charming cities, Europe is full of striking places to …

Castles

9 Questions Interesting People Ask to Cut Through the Small Talk

It all starts with having a genuine interest in the other person.<p>I remember early in my career, one of my biggest fears walking into a networking event to schmooze or meeting someone for a business lunch was boring the other person to tears in conversation.<p>I didn't want to be the windbag who …

11 Books That'll Change Your Life For the Better

Sometimes all we need to help place us on the right path in life is a well-written book with advice from an expert. Reading in general can help with …

Will Augmented and Virtual Reality Replace Textbooks?

This past year, Tulsa TV-2, an NBC News affiliate, did a great story on the transition in education through the eyes of professors and students who …

How Virtual Reality Affects Actual Reality

Book Talk<p>The technology helps quarterbacks learn plays, first responders recover from PTSD, and everyone get a grip on climate change.<p>Since tech wizard Jaron Lanier made virtual reality popular in the 1990s, many claims have been made about its transformative power. Most of these have proved to be …

Virtual Reality

The 10 best places to visit in the US this year, according to Lonely Planet

Nothing beats the thrill of falling in love with a new city while traveling, but certain factors — such as a budget or time constraints — might …

Want to Visit Japan During Cherry Blossom Season? These are the Best Times

Every year, thousands of people flock to Japan — one of the world's most popular vacation spots — for a variety of reasons. Its rich culture, …

LCD Soundsystem: the Dance Tonite VR music experience

With LCD Soundsystem’s song ‘Tonite’ picking up a Grammy as Best Dance Recording last weekend, let’s take a look behind the scenes at the innovative …

Virtual Reality

How VR Is Good For Us, And Can Maybe Even Help Heal The Racial Divide

Stanford professor Jeremy Bailenson’s new book on VR takes readers on a deep dive into the technology he’s been studying for 20 years.<p>Virtual reality may only have become a consumer technology in the last couple of years, but as a medium, it’s been around for decades. And few have spent more time …

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Lenovo Unveils World’s First Classroom Kit for VR Field Trips

Lenovo announced the world’s first VR classroom kit in a project dubbed “Mirage Solo” at CES 2018 held in Las Vegas. What many people didn’t expect …

Virtual Reality

Here's everything you need to know about VR in 2018

SALT LAKE CITY — Despite a slow year in 2017, virtual reality looks better than ever. For anyone interested in investing in VR, here are impressions, …

This Cabbage and Sausage Soup Is Perfect for Chilly Nights

Soup is a warm and comforting hug during the winter months, but making a soup that is truly satisfying is something of a fickle beast. If you're like …

50 most useful Alexa skills

Out of the box, Alexa can do an impressive number of things. It can stream Amazon Music or Spotify, control your Philips Hue smart bulbs or anything connected to a SmartThings hub and integrate with IFTTT for a laundry list of other functions. You can also order millions of products off Amazon …

10 Popular Cauliflower Recipes to Make Right Now

One of the coolest things about being an adult (I use that term loosely) is to see foods that used to take a backseat to other showstoppers finally …

Try These 6 Breathing Exercises for Stress the Moment You Feel Overwhelmed

Breath is the one constant you can count on. As long as you're living, your breath is with you, serving as an indicator of how you're feeling both …

Mindfulness

10 fun knitting crochet projects to keep you busy this year

Bernat Blanket Tasselled Throw<p>1 / 10<p>If you can't make this blanket in time for this winter, you can work on it during the year to get all warm and …

4 Genius Ways to Organize Lego Bricks

1<p>Store Away<p>If your child’s play space often becomes a minefield of painful obstacles strewn across the floor, Erin Doland, author of <i>Never Too Busy to</i> …

Lego

VR pioneer Edward Saatchi: VR films aren't the future of storytelling

Instead, it's all about virtual characters.<p>As one of the founding members of Oculus Story Studio, Edward Saatchi has spent years exploring how VR can be used to make narratives more immersive. But with Fable Studio, his latest virtual reality outfit,<br>Saatchi has come to a surprising revelation: The …

A 'Fantastic Beasts' Virtual Reality Experience Is Coming, So Get Your Wands Ready

<i>Harry Potter</i> is one of the most popular fantasy series in history because it created a world we the fans all want to join. The wizarding world is a …

The future of education is virtual

By Vivek Wadhwa<p>Contributor, Innovations<p>Massive open online courses (MOOCs) were supposed to bring a revolution in education. But they haven’t lived up to expectations. We have been putting educators in front of cameras and shooting video — just as the first TV shows did with radio stars, microphone …

Virtual Reality