Tim Bergerhofer

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How Augmented Reality Is Fighting Cultural Erasure in East Harlem

As high rises replace brownstones, artists turn to augmented reality to preserve cultural landmarks.<p>Culture and history are vital, though often invisible, parts of any community, but the <i>Mi Querido Barrio</i> (<i>My Beloved Community</i>) augmented reality tour, presented by New York City's Caribbean Cultural …

Escaping the trough of disillusionment for virtual and augmented reality

The desire for virtual reality is no new revelation. Since the renaissance artists have played with panoramas, depth, and other tools of perception to create illusions that are virtually or “almost” real.<p>21st-century virtual reality (with “virtual” now meaning software-rendered) is also a well-trod …

Is Augmented The New Reality In Gaming ?

The latest fad among the technology is augmented reality. There’s a lot of support for it due to its easy availability and “personal” usage. Let us …

What Brands Should Know About Facebook's New Virtual Reality Web Browser

Marketers are already jumping into Carmel, the new virtual reality web browser that Facebook showed off at its Oculus Connect conference on …

Adjust how you learn and quickly pick up robotics programming

“The biggest obstacle preventing robotics going mainstream is not having good programmers able to program robots,” Brian Gerkey, CEO of the Open …

After Stumbles, Oculus Tries to Regain Its Footing in Virtual Reality

Facebook unit seeks to revive enthusiasm after shipping problems, backlash over founder’s politics<p>Six months after the highly anticipated launch of its virtual-reality goggles, Facebook Inc.’s Oculus unit is facing a reality check.<p>Oculus, reuniting its developers this week for the first time since …

Apple CEO Tim Cook thinks augmented reality will be as important as 'eating three meals a day'

During a talk with Republican Senator Orrin Hatch over the weekend in Utah, Cook gave his most detailed answer yet about how Apple is approaching the technology, which uses computer glasses to superimpose computerized images on the world around the user, kind of like Google Glass does.<p>Cook thinks …