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How Augmented Reality Is Shaping the Future of Play

If you ask 13-year-old Keanu Snyder what he wants for his birthday, he won't tell you about Nerf blasters or Playstation games. He’ll tell you all …

Augmented Reality

OrbusVR shows the promise of MMOs in VR

As someone that grew up playing MMOs like EverQuest, Minions of Mirth (an obscure indie one), Runescape, Guild Wars, and more, a high-quality VR MMO is one of my ultimate dream games. Anime like .hack//sign and Sword Art Online have done their part to instill the excitement around the concept and …

Virtual Reality

New app lets you visualise the real effect of daylight in every room of your home

You will be able to see how daylight can reinvigorate and benefit your home on your phone.<p><b>Dark rooms caused by a lack of natural light is an obstacle</b> …

Augmented Reality

How does A.I. art stack up against human art?

Jerry Saltz knows art.<p>Saltz, the senior art critic at New York Magazine for the past 11 years, has been a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in criticism three times. He also tried his hand as a reality TV judge for Bravo's series, "Work of Art", a competition show for budding artists. He's even …

Art

Holy Crap an AR App I Actually Like

Kids today want more from social technology than seeing something new—they want a new way of seeing themselves. Snap and Instagram’s augmented …

Augmented Reality

Want To Prepare Your Enterprise For Artificial Intelligence? Learn From Gandhi

We can't lose sight of the fact that technology should serve people, not the other way around<p>Every discussion about artificial intelligence seems to alternate between utopia and dystopia. Some believe that the productivity unleashed through automation will lift up all of society, creating a world …

Mahatma Gandhi

How AI Changed Customer Service in the IT industry

With AI-driven live chats, you will save on hiring more staff<p>CEO and Founder at Tagove<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>“Artificial intelligence is the future, not only for Russia but for …

Customer Experience

Google is bringing AI-powered one-tap replies to all your messaging apps

Smart Reply, my favorite Gmail feature that lets you respond to emails by simply tapping on a contextually relevant message, is coming to a bunch more apps, thanks to Google’s experimental division, Area120, reports Android Police.<p>The new superpower will arrive in the form of Reply, an app that the …

Apps

Rebecca Taylor Teamed Up With Google For An Immersive Virtual Reality Experience

Rebecca Taylor wants to make fashion more consumer-oriented. After several seasons of holding private appointments at her showroom, the …

Virtual Reality

Worldwide AI consciousness may replace human speech

In just 32 years, humans won’t speak to each other and will instead communicate through a worldwide consciousness instead – using just our brains — …

Artificial Intelligence

Gestalt Theory for UX Designers: Principle of Similarity.

Many designers can boast of having creative intuition and a sharp eye: they add as much passion and feeling into the layout of the future website or …

UI Design

Virtual-reality field trips give students advanced adventure

NEW YORK — On a February afternoon in a Brooklyn classroom, 16-year-old Taylor Engler came face to face with a cow. But it was all in her head.A …

Virtual Reality

Radical Candor: Why brutal honesty is tech’s hottest management trend

Evernote CEO Chris O’Neill’s leadership track record is a tour de force. Prior to taking the helm of the internationally acclaimed productivity app in 2015, O’Neill served as the managing director of Google Canada and Google Glass. Before joining the Google team, O’Neill held leadership roles at …

Sheryl Sandberg

Jobs are going extinct. But that doesn't mean we have to.

If you work in an ad agency, a robot is probably going to take your job. If you drive a taxi, or work for a ride-hailing service like Uber, a robot …

Robotics

Facial Recognition Systems Are Even More Biased Than We Thought

AI from Microsoft, IBM, and Face ++ is much less accurate when detecting dark-skinned female faces than light-skinned male faces.<p>Experts say that bias is one of the biggest problems facing the development of artificial intelligence. When a data set reflects systemic discrimination and bias in the …

Machine Learning

Design Leadership

brought to you by InVision<p>Advancing the practice of design leadership.<p>Advancing<br>our craft<p>Our mission is to advance the practice of design leadership …

UX Design

Motion For Mobile. Creative Concepts Of UI Animation.

A lot of trends have stepped aside but motion keeps its top positions in the domain of user experience for mobile and web. Animation has become an …

UI Design

Stop Billing By the Hour, Right Now

If you are a web designer/developer who currently bills per hour, I hope I can persuade you to change your pricing method to value-based pricing. In …

Small Business

It’s the End of Agencies As We Know It. Here’s Where We Go Next

“I don’t know what agency or consultancy to go to anymore.”<p>A client of ours bemoaned this to me not too long ago. As a director of a major …

Advertising Industry

Doing This 1 Thing Will Make You Fail Every Job Interview

A simple equation can help you do better in an interview.<p>One of the most popular techniques in interviewing today is the the use of behavioral questioning. It's when the interviewer asks you a series of open-ended questions designed to force you to give a detailed answer. The theory is that through …

Employment

Lightroom Tricks for Organizing Photos and Optimizing Workflow

Need to improve your photo management in Lightroom? Here’s a 19-minute video from Nigel Danson that looks at how you can improve your Lightroom …

A gigantic virtual reality gaming facility is opening near Rosemont

While you can certainly buy a bunch of expensive equipment and enjoy virtual reality in the comfort of your own home, the real promise of the …

Virtual Reality

Breathtaking Visions of Earth: Outdoor Photographer of the Year

The Outdoor Photographer of the Year competition has announced its category winners. The competition, now in its seventh year, celebrates the work of image makers and offers an insight into the landscapes, wildlife and nature of the planet and the adventures to be found on it<p>The overall winner and …

Outdoors

How I made a font from scratch and got it accepted by Google in 24 hours

From here I created the letters <i>O</i> and <i>B</i> first. I made a decision that any letters that would usually have curves, would have a rounded corner instead. Most letters would be a tall block shape, but with letters like <i>O</i>, <i>B</i> and <i>D</i>, the edges with curves would have rounded corners.<p>The outside corner would …

Clever coder uses AI to make disturbingly cool music videos

What happens when you take a perfectly good neural network and, figuratively, stick a screwdriver in its brain? You get melancholy glitch-art music videos that turn talking heads into digital puppets.<p>A machine learning developer named Jeff Zito made a series of music videos using a deep learning …

5 Major Changes Coming to VR/AR in 2018

While the immersive industries have suffered from multiple false alarms that “this year is the year”, 2018 is undoubtedly shaping up to be a pivotal …

Google CEO Sundar Pichai says AI is more profound than electricity or fire

Google CEO Sundar Pichai, speaking at a taped television event hosted by MSNBC and The Verge’s sister site <i>Recode</i>, said artificial intelligence is one of the most profound things that humanity is working on right now and compared it to basic utilities in terms of its importance.<p>Speaking to <i>Recode</i>’s …

Artificial Intelligence

Microsoft's Cortana might be lagging behind Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant — but Microsoft says there's a master plan

While Amazon's Alexa and Google Assistant dominated the conversation at last week's Consumer Electronics Show, it only served to make Microsoft's competing Cortana look severely lacking in comparison.<p>At CES, Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant showed off new integrations with scores of gadgets, …

Automation

According to Peter Diamandis and Ray Kurzweil, These Are the Most Dangerous and Disruptive Ideas

The greatest unfair competitive advantage for your small business is leveraging this critical shift in how you view the drivers of the future.<p>As I was growing up I'd often quip that my grandmother, who had been born at the start of the 20th Century in a Greek village and lived to nearly the age of …

Your smartphone📱is making you👈 stupid, antisocial 🙅 and unhealthy 😷. So why can't you put it down❔⁉️

A decade ago, smart devices promised to change the way we think and interact, and they have – but not by making us smarter. Eric Andrew-Gee explores the growing body of scientific evidence that digital distraction is damaging our minds<p>In the winter of 1906, the year San Francisco was destroyed by …