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Virtual Reality Can Make Independence For Disabled People a Reality

Virtually reality is the future.<p>You no longer need to climb Everest to see the views from the world's highest peak or get yourself to a race track if …

Microsoft has just what VR needs

Someone needs to civilize the Wild West of virtual reality.<p>In a move we should have seen coming from a mile away, Microsoft announced that it will be opening up the Windows Holographic platform, which powers HoloLens, to other companies. Those partners will be able to build AR headsets like …

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Virtual Reality Lets Med Students Experience What It’s Like To Be 74

This could be empathy 2.0 for the average med student, who is 24.<p>Elder care is about to become much more empathetic.<p>Embodied Labs has come up with a new virtual reality program called “We Are Alfred,” which allows young medical students to feel what it’s like to be an elderly individual …

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World's First 360-degree Live VR Camera for Smartphones Launched

The camera attaches magnetically to any smartphone. It features a 360 x 187 degree lens and uses a Sony Exmor-HDR imaging sensor to produce 16 …

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5 cases to watch as Supreme Court term begins

Judges may take up cases on abortion and immigration.<p>After a year in which liberals scored impressive, high-profile Supreme Court victories, conservatives could be in line for wins on some of this term's most contentious issues, as the justices consider cases that could gut public sector labor …

How an entrepreneur turned his pet food startup into a viral website with more than a million visitors a day

Petflow raised $15 million in venture capital funding from investors like Lightspeed Venture Partners. Speiser says Petflow created its Facebook page back in 2011 with the goal of attracting potential customers who might want to buy pet food, sharing a ton of animal-related pictures to the page to …

12 books you should read to impress your boss

Not only that, it improves your vocabulary, expands your world, and generally makes you a more educated and interesting person to be around.<p>Below, 12 entrepreneurs from YEC suggest books that they themselves have loved and passed on to their employees.<p>Read just one and you'll find yourself ahead of …

This game thinks it’s worth $28 on mobile

Asking nearly $30 in a world of free games seems crazy, but one company is doing it anyway.<p>Visual novels are pretty rare on smartphones — and are almost as rare on any platform on in the West, though some franchises hold wide appeal. Spike Chunsoft’s Danganronpa and Capcom’s Phoenix Wright series …

Sproutling's baby monitor of the future aims to put parents at ease

Wearable sleeping monitor now available for preorder<p>Being a new parent is a trip: it's full of new experiences, surprises, and lifestyle changes. But for many, it's also a really stressful experience. For years, parents have relied on books and advice from experts on how to take care of their …