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Is Virtual Reality The Future Of Music Video?

When U2 toured the UK last October, they brought with them a new dimension in virtual reality.<p>Ensconced on a double decker bus outside each venue, …

This Startup Gave Me a Hand in Virtual Reality

Roger Ressmeyer—Corbis<p>Alex Brandon—AP<p>Mike Fisher—AP<p>George Nikitin—AP<p>Ben Van Hook—The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images<p>STR/Reuters<p>Yoshikazu …

7 virtual reality experiences that will blow your mind

1/<p>"I Expect You To Die" for the Oculus Rift puts you in the shoes of a secret agent, trying to survive a series of deadly …

Virtual Reality

TED 2016: Virtual and augmented reality steal the show

The era of computer screens is ending, the TED Conference in Vancouver heard today, as Microsoft's Alex Kipman appeared to share the stage with …

Why Super Ventures Is Investing $10 Million in Augmented Reality Startups

While billions of dollars are flowing into the virtual reality business, augmented reality is expected to grow into a $90 billion industry by 2020, …

Can augmented reality save the mass media?

article<p>Related Articles: Top team for new morning radio business show Media moves: Major changes at 24.com and Kagiso Media, Spree is Apple ‘App of …

Augmented Reality

Augmented reality looks to future where screens vanish

Microsoft inventor Alex Kipman was joined by holograms at a renowned TED gathering as he gave a glimpse into a future where computer screens are …

Augmented Reality

TED 2016: The Void offers new taste of virtual reality

<b>A virtual reality theme-park offering a digital alternative to cinemas, bowling alleys and shopping centres is on show at the TED (Technology, Entertainment and Design) conference.</b><p>VR firms such as Oculus and Samsung have concentrated on developing headsets for use at home.<p>But the Void will open its …

Virtual Reality

Could the Next Treatment for Depression Be Virtual Reality Therapy?

Sometimes, your best therapist is yourself—or at least a CGI avatar of yourself. A new study published by the Royal College of Psychiatrists found …

Self Compassion

Virtual reality could be a solution to sexism in tech

A new study of software developers has confirmed what women already know too well: Gender bias has big consequences in the workplace.<p>The study, which has not yet been peer-reviewed, looked at acceptance rates for code written by women and men on the massive code repository Github. Developers …

Virtual Reality

View-Master virtual reality headset review: educational but needs more fun

Children spending time in virtual reality? That’s already a phenomenon – Minecraft – and it doesn’t require a headset.<p>Mattel’s latest gadget steers clear of ender dragons and nether portals, though. It’s a virtual reality (VR) headset aimed at children, with its own suite of educational …

Virtual Reality

Leap Motion Announce a Flash Sale for VR Bundle

After Leap Motion revealed a new software and hardware initiative this week called Orion, a new set of discounts have now launched. <b>VRFocus</b> reported …

PlayStation’s virtual reality headset might be delayed

According to Paul Raines, the CEO of GameStop, his company will start selling PlayStation VR this fall.<p>Raines was on Fox Business' "Mornings with Maria" program on Monday when he was asked about his company selling virtual reality headsets. He said GameStop is "in discussions" to sell the Oculus …

MindMaze Raises $100 Million At A $1 Billion Valuation For 'Neural Virtual Reality'

Swiss virtual reality startup MindMaze announced it has raised ridiculous early round of $100 million at a $1 billion valuation.<p>The lead investor is multinational conglomerate Hinduja Group, which holds interests in energy, automobiles, energy and healthcare. (No other investors are being publicly …

Augmented Reality

Augmenting Reality

Like it or not, we live in a world that’s increasingly drowning in data. Getting the right data to the right person at the right time — and in a form …

Our Thinking - Virtual & Augmented Reality: The Next Big Computing Platform?

Virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) have the potential to become the next big computing platform, according to Goldman Sachs Research.<p>In …

How Interior And Exterior Design Space Is Being Influenced By Technological Advancements !

Designed by Freepik<p><b>TECHNOLOGIES USED IN THE INTERIOR DESIGN SPACE</b><p>It’s 2016 and all that Interior Designers and builders offer in order to help …

Apple VR: What A Virtual Reality Headset Designed By Apple Could Look Like

Concepts, concepts, concepts. Sometimes you just can’t avoid concepts, not that we would necessarily want to. Sometimes some of them are awesome, and …

Vision VR/AR Award Winners Announced

Vision VR/AR Awards recognized 21 of the most innovative virtual and augmented reality projects across eight categories, including Best …

Awards

Apple may phase out iPhone for virtual reality devices, says analyst

Would Apple phase out iPhone in favour of another device? It seems quite impossible to think of, but some analysts are betting big on technologies …

Augmented Reality

Augmented Reality Tech to Help Size Up Breast Implants

A company called <b>Illusio</b> (San Clemente, CA) is now using augmented reality technology to help size up breast implants, themselves a form of reality …

Higgs Boson, Physics and the Real World with Dr. Lisa Randall

Stanford physicists set quantum record by using photons to carry messages from electrons over a distance of 1.2 miles

By using photons to communicate between two electrons through more than a mile of fiber optic cable, physicists have taken an important step toward …

Physicists prove Einstein's 'spooky' quantum entanglement

Multiple research teams claim to have conclusively demonstrated quantum entanglement, which had been disdainfully dubbed "spooky action at a distance" by Albert Einstein.<p>Few things in science get crazier than quantum mechanics, with related theories sometimes sounding more like paranormal activity …

Quantum Physics

CERN experiment to test if we can connect to another dimension

In an experiment proposal that sounds more like an evil genius’ plan than a reputable science endeavour, CERN’s LHC atom smasher in Geneva, …

Large Hadron Collider data may unearth a parallel universe

Could scientists soon discover a parallel universe? New data from the extra powerful Large Hadron Collider is being analysed<p><b>'Atom smasher' at Cern,</b> …

Physics