Kiana De Kinder

17 Added | 1 Magazine | @KianaDeKinder | Keep up with Kiana De Kinder on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Kiana De Kinder”

The virtual reality industry can't stop growing — but supply of workers is limited

You might say Jesus Noland is living out a young gamer's dream.<p>He grew up with a love of computers and video games and at 30, has found a way to …

Three Reasons AR Will Help The Retail Beauty Industry Capture The Next Generation Of Buyers

Augmented reality (AR) is impacting industries all around us. Apple’s new ARKit, bringing advanced AR capabilities to iOS, only further underscores its rapid pace in reaching the mainstream.<p>Historically, AR has been connected to the gaming world, like Pokémon Go. In the beauty industry, Sephora’s …

eCommerce

Intel’s VR chief expects virtual reality to divide into multiple gadgets and markets

Virtual reality hasn’t taken off in a big way with consumers, but Intel believes in its potential. It’s not clear just yet what will be VR’s biggest hit, but the platform will produce a huge amount of data that will have to be processed in the cloud using Intel infrastructure, said Frank Soqui, …

Virtual Reality

The very real health dangers of virtual reality

<b>(CNN) —</b> Is the magical world of virtual reality arriving in your home this holiday season?<p>You're not alone. Statistics show that more than a million VR headsets were shipped during the third quarter of 2017. That number is expected to rise rapidly in 2018 as more manufacturers enter the market.<p>But …

Virtual Reality
Augmented Reality
Virtual Reality

NASA is using a mixed reality space station to train astronauts

NASA has always embraced emerging technology for visualization, even if that tech was seemingly developed for frivolous entertainment. We recently covered its holographic Mars exhibit, and the many 3D resources that NASA makes available to developers and educators. Now, the US space agency has …

Google’s Chrome VR platform now works with Cardboard

After adding support for WebVR to Chrome in February, Google is now extending it to work with Google Cardboard headsets. The WebVR standard lets people launch virtual reality experiences without downloading a special app. When Google added it to Chrome, though, it worked only on Daydream-compatible …

Oculus Go Could Make Virtual Reality Mainstream

Priced under $200, Facebook's new standalone VR device could be the first all-in-one headset to reach tens of millions of consumers.<p>Despite nearly …

6 Ways AR Will Change How We See the World in 2018

What to expect from the augmented and mixed reality landscape in the year to come.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Augmented reality will transform city life

It’s understandable to feel underwhelmed by augmented reality thus far; AR won’t really become interesting and practical in a mass market way until it can do more than just place 3D objects on tables. Despite this, AR is already changing our urban lives, even if the technology’s effects aren’t …

Mixed Reality

5 industries primed to leap forward into AR

With a powerful new camera and advanced sensor technology, the latest round of iPhone products has unlocked new possibilities in the realm of augmented reality (AR). Now more than ever, today’s developers are fully equipped to craft next-level experiences that blur the lines between the consumer’s …

Augmented Reality

4 Industries That Augmented Reality Will Take Over in 2018

AR might be the most promising technology of next year.<p>It seems like every week, the introduction of a new application or technology promises to revolutionize the world of digital experiences. Usually, the hype leads to applying technology in a way that amounts to nothing more than a marketing …

8 Tech Trends to Keep Your Eye on in 2018

Five tech companies made up a whopping 37 percent of the S&P 500's total gains in 2017. How much more proof do you need than that?<p>Nearly 60 years ago, Gordon Moore, the co-founder of Intel, coined "Moore's Law," a prediction that would set the pace for the digital revolution. The law stated that …

Wednesday panel looks at virtual reality in classrooms

A quarterly lecture series from Sally Ride Science at UC San Diego will resume Wednesday with a panel discussion about the use of virtual reality in …

Reality Check: VR vs. AR vs. MR

Virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR) and mixed reality (MR) are emerging technologies that are changing entertainment, education, industry, …

Augmented Reality

Swimming with dolphins in virtual reality to aid disabled

NETHERLANDS: Swimming with wild dolphins is something most can only dream of, and jumping into pools with captive animals has become increasingly …

Cognitive Science