People tell me I am pretty bullish when it comes to augmented reality. I agree. Beyond the $13.7 billion being spent right now per IDC, I am more interested in who, what, when of the $108 billion being
Apple CEO Tim Cook is a huge fan of augmented reality, and companies like Microsoft and Google-backed startup Magic Leap are racing to build the first truly mainstream head-mounted augmented reality device.
Your camping trip is coming up. You and a friend go shopping for a tent. Spotting one you like, you both crawl inside to check the capacity. But there’s something unusual about this scenario: You’re in
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.— Few people who’ve had the opportunity to experience augmented reality have questioned its relevance or potential. Once you’ve tried something like Microsoft’s HoloLens, it’s hard
Google’s Tango (formerly Project Tango) is certainly a cool concept, and it’s been making a ton of improvements throughout the last few years. Certain forms of augmented reality can be done with pretty
Open houses aren't confined to Sunday afternoons anymore. In fact, these open houses don't even require stepping through the front door. Real estate marketing has caught an early virtual-reality buzz,
With the release of Oculus Rift came a whole new genre of gaming. Joining in the ranks of gaming technology that preceded Virtual and Augmented Reality, the technology powering VR and AR is truly helping
This week on the Technotopia podcast I interviewed Jeffrey Martin, the creator of 360Cities and the maker of the Sphericam. Martin is a skilled 360-degree camera operator and has created amazing panoramas
CEO Mark Zuckerberg has talked for years about his vision for Facebook , and much of the discussion has involved transforming the world's most popular social media site into a global communication portal.
We’ve been hearing about how 3D and “holograms” will become an integral part of lives for a long time. It infuses our pop culture, and from Panasonic’s first commercialized first 3D TV system in 2010 our
I’ve been going to SXSW in Austin for the past eight years and there’s one thing that I’m sure of – nothing stays the same at this wild and creative collection of digital explorers, filmmakers and musicians.
Ted Price also discussed working with Oculus and GameStop. As the Founder and CEO of Insomniac Games, Ted Price is responsible for esteemed console games like Ratchet and Clank, Sunset Overdrive and Fuse.
It has become an annual tradition to jokingly call CES an "auto show," but this year, it’s absolutely no joke: major automakers will be making legitimately groundbreaking announcements here, and dozens
HTC's virtual reality lead tells Rhiannon Williams about the company's high hopes for its Vive headset in 2016 The only thing weirder than testing out virtual reality is trying to commit how it feels words,
It’s that time of year again, folks, when retrospective lists reign supreme and reflective musings clog your feeds. This post meets that description, but rest assured it will provide at least one thing
Presence Capital was started by HTC Vive founder Phil Chen and serial entrepreneurs and investors Paul Bragiel and Amitt Mahajan. Virtual reality and augmented reality have finally arrived in consumer
The work seems to contradict theories that brains just collect one word at a time. The finding, reported in Nature Neuroscience, plunges the scientists, all of whom are affiliated with New York University,
Magic Leap, an augmented reality company, will be valued at $3.7 billion when its latest funding round closes. Magic Leap, the Google-backed "cinematic reality" startup that's made huge waves in the technology
Every Rift pre-order comes with a copy of 'Eve: Valkyrie.' By Nathan Ingraham and Aaron Souppouris A big question has followed Oculus around since its Rift unveil back in June: How will it persuade the
Augmented reality startup Magic Leap is reportedly raising $827 million in a third round of funding, according to Forbes. If it succeeds, it will be a strong signal of investor confidence in the fledgling
"Out with the old and in with the new" is one of those sayings that is most commonly used around the holiday and New Year's. But increasingly, we're seeing that this is the standard motto of fast moving