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IBM's Sword Art Online Virtual Reality MMO Project Posts More In-Game Footage

Brief view of what testers saw inside the "Nervegear Prototype" in last month's test<p>IBM Japan posted more in-game footage from its "Sword Art Online: …

The Army Has a Deadly Machine Gun Shipping Container

The pop-up weapon system can detect enemy fire, shoot back with machine guns, grenades, rockets<p>The U.S. Army has acquired a number of shipping containers that have been converted to remote weapons stations. Each container hides a machine gun, grenade launcher, or even an anti-tank weapon, and can …

Military

Don’t give us an Iron Cliff of Dover to replace the Iron Curtain

We have seen Europe divided. We have seen Europe united. I know which one I prefer. Seventy years ago, Europe was divided as never before.<p>In March 1946, Winston Churchill prophesied that the growing Soviet domination of eastern and central Europe would create an Iron Curtain, chopping Europe in …

IBM's Sword Art Online Virtual Reality MMO Project Streams In-Game Combat Footage

26 seconds from demo running this weekend for 208 players out of 99,800 applicants<p>IBM's developerWorks program posted 26 seconds of combat footage …

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

• Rodquice Chaney<br>• OT / 6-4.5 / 300<br>• NA<br>• Predicted by: Robert Sellers<p>Melvin McBride<br>• OG / 6-4 / 315<br>• NA<br>• Predicted by: Barton Simmons<p>Jordan Battle<br>• S / 6-1 / …

Crytek and Basemark Accidentally Made the Most Spectacular Cinematic VR Short I've Ever Seen

At GDC 2016 I saw an early version of <i>VRScore</i>, a virtual reality benchmarking program created in collaboration with Crytek and Basemark. To test PC …

Virtual Reality

GDC 2016 Virtual Reality News And Previews Round-Up

Last week's Game Developers Conference had a huge focus on virtual reality, with headsets HTC Vive, the Oculus Rift, and PlayStation VR taking center …

IBM's Sword Art Online Virtual Reality MMO Project Teased in Screenshots, Videos

Videos show players playing demo that includes bazaar environment, combat<p>IBM held a press event for its "Sword Art Online: The Beginning" virtual …

How long would the US military last in a war against the rest of the world?

Not just its traditional rivals, but what if it had to fight off its allies like the UK, France, and South Korea as well?<p>In short, America would stomp them.<p>Especially if it pulled back to the continental US and made its stand there.<p>First, the US has the world's largest Navy, by a lot. With ships …

The 25 hardest video games of all time

From the darkest corners of gaming history, here are the shooters, platformers and beat-’em-ups that took no prisoners<p>Games used to be harder. That’s the lament veteran players now mutter whenever encountering some modern shoot-’em-up or action adventure. It sounds like the same sort of nostalgic …

Hopefully These Leaked Images Aren't The Nintendo NX Controller

Images of what may or may not be the Nintendo NX controller have been posted at gaming website Dual Pixels.<p>The photo appears to show an<p>ovularoval-shaped gamepad with a touchscreen interface and two small thumbsticks plugged into a white cable:<p>You can see the full sized photo at Dual Pixels, as well …

20 Images That Will Confuse Your Brain. Warning! Some People Will Feel Dizzy Watching These Images

Advertisement<p>The brain is an amazing gadget bestowed upon the human beings by Mother Nature. It works, almost flawlessly, to make sense of the world …

I Was Homeless And Video Games Saved My Life

It’s getting dark. The few people left on the street are either actively ignoring you, or warily staring at you, half expecting you to jump up and …

This picture of a father-daughter moment turned into an accidental optical illusion

Two days ago, Reddit user narcolepsyinc shared a photo on the popular social media site, and it’s since gotten almost 2 million views. TWO MILLION! …

Optical Illusions

IBM's supercomputer will power an online, anime VR game

'Sword Art Online: The Beginning' goes into alpha testing next month.<p>It's a bit odd that no one's thought to fuse the virtual-reality, role-playing game centric anime <i>Sword Art Online</i> into a proper VR experience before now, but that's the future we live in. No worries though, because IBM is using …

Virtual Reality

A Very Brief History of Chinese Food in America

In the early hours of Monday morning, fireworks rang out across the globe to mark the beginning of the Chinese Lunar New Year. In China, the festival …

Why Special Ops Are Doing Yoga—and Why You Should, Too

These warriors swear by it. See what it can do for you<p>I started doing yoga in 2011, when I was shutting down Iraq as part of Operation New Dawn.<p>Eight other Special Forces guys and I were the last American soldiers north of Baghdad, and our job was to represent U.S. support for a sovereign Iraqi …

Will Machines Eliminate Us? - MIT Technology Review

Yoshua Bengio leads one of the world’s preëminent research groups developing a powerful AI technique known as deep learning. The startling …

ICYMI: Animal vs. drone, 3D-printed living bone and more

The Netherlands is training eagles to take out drones in no-fly areas. No joke.<p>Today on In Case You Missed It: Dutch police are training eagles to attack drones in areas deemed off-limits while simultaneously being way more rad than other antidrone solutions that use nets.<p>A US-based company is …

Drones

Mars Curiosity rover gets into VR with a Facebook 360 video

You can view it with or without a headset.<p>NASA has posted a Facebook 360 video taken by the Mars Curiosity rover from the surface of Mars that Mark Zuckerberg himself re-posted and called "neat." (A one ton, nuclear buggy takes takes a panoramic video from Mars that you can view in a VR headset, …

Mars Rover