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Curiopets AR Pet Game Now Available on iOS 11

CURIOPETS<p>An Augmented Reality Pet Simulator Game<p>Palo Alto, CA – September 19, 2017 – Beyond One, Inc. just released its first title, <b>CurioPets,</b> a …

Augmented Reality

Quartz’s iPhone app now includes news stories in augmented reality

Today we’re adding a third dimension to our news coverage.<p>Quartz’s iPhone app already brings you the latest news in a quick, informative, and sometimes playful way—using a familiar messaging format that combines text, images, emoji, and animated GIFs.<p>Now, in the latest version of our app for iOS …

Augmented Reality

Penn State’s LDN Discoverers in Fresh MS Breakthrough

For almost four decades, Drs. Zagon & McLaughlin have been diligently studying the effects of the body’s self-produced opioids (known as endorphins) …

Breakthroughs

The chip inside the iPhone X and iPhone 8 makes it more powerful than a 2017 MacBook Pro

The latest official benchmarks from Geekbench (which we first saw via AppleInsider) are in, and the results show that the Apple A11 Bionic system-on-a-chip (SoC) is more powerful than certain MacBook Pro models. And not old MacBooks, but 2017 ones.<p>The A11 Bionic is the new SoC that powers the …

MacBook Pro

A sex doll sharing service has been banned in China after people said it would be a 'bad influence on society'

Sharing is the latest trend. We share our cars, we share our homes, and we even share our dogs through companies that are all looking to cash in on this sharing craze.<p>But there are probably some things that shouldn't be shared.<p>A sex doll sharing service called Touch has been banned just four days …

Robots

Intel Invests $1 Billion in the AI Ecosystem to Fuel Adoption and Product Innovation | Intel Newsroom

<b>By Brian Krzanich</b><p>At Intel, we have an optimistic and pragmatic view of artificial intelligence’s (AI) impact on society, jobs and daily life that …

Innovation

These Robots Can Merge and Split Their Brains to Form New Modular Bots

We cover all kinds of modular robotics around here, and when we do, we’re almost always talking about one overall robotic system made up of many …

Robotics

Pittsburgh's self-driving car boom means $200,000 pay packages for robotics grads

There's a war for talent in Pittsburgh's booming autonomous car market.<p>It started with Uber and now includes Argo AI, which is majority owned by …

Carnegie Mellon University

Inside Waymo's Secret World for Training Self-Driving Cars

An exclusive look at how Alphabet understands its most ambitious artificial intelligence project<p>In a corner of Alphabet’s campus, there is a team working on a piece of software that may be the key to self-driving cars. No journalist has ever seen it in action until now. They call it Carcraft, after …

Transportation

Industry Events

<b>2017-18 VR/AR Industry Events Calendar</b><p><b>Upcoming Media Partner Events</b><p><b>Upcoming VR Voice Events</b><p><b>Virtual Reality and Games and Entertainment Extravaganza</b> …

San Diego

The Body VR

Comfort: Moderate<p>Platform: Rift<p>Internet connection not required<p>Single User<p>The Body VR<p>The Body VR is an educational virtual reality experience that …

Virtual Reality

MEL Chemistry VR

Experience a new level of understanding science in VR.<br>150 VR lessons and tests covering the K–12 chemistry curriculum.<p>How it works<p>VR lessons covering …

K-12

Tattoos Are More Than Skin Deep: Ink Can Reach Lymph Nodes

<i>Summary: A new study reveals nanoparticles from tattoo ink travels into the body and reaches the lymph nodes. Researchers have collected visual</i> …

Neuroscience

Rethinking serotonin could lead to a shift in psychiatric care - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

A better understanding of how a key chemical messenger acts in the brain could lead to a radical shift in psychiatric care, according to a new …

5 Eerie Signs You May Be Dating a Psychopath

“Psychopath and sociopath are pop psychology terms for what psychiatry calls an antisocial personality disorder.” – Dr. John M. Grohol, Differences …

Psychology

Multiuser VR Sculpting & Paint Tool 'MasterpieceVR' Now Available on Vive & Rift

<i>MasterpieceVR</i> is a 3D creation tool that’s looking to get an edge on the competition by offering something no other volumetric art program has so …

Virtual Reality

See how NASA envisions a 'Mars 2030' landing in VR

Just because you can't go with the astronauts NASA chooses for the first manned mission to Mars doesn't mean you can't experience the Red Planet for yourself. A NASA-approved virtual experience called <i>Mars 2030</i> has just landed on the HTC Vive, the Oculus Rift and the PC through Steam. It puts you in …

Mars Mission

Solar Power Is Getting Cheaper—But How Do We Overcome Its Limits?

The price of silicon-based solar cells has been falling off a cliff for years now. In 1977, each watt of capacity for a silicon solar panel would …

Clean Energy

The Political Awakening of Silicon Valley

This story is part of a series that explores the relationship between California and Donald Trump’s Washington.<p>Last year on election night, Sam …

Silicon Valley

How John Deere’s New AI Lab Is Designing Farm Equipment For A More Sustainable Future

The acquisition of a computer vision startup speeds the company’s goal of helping farmers grow enough food for an exploding global population.<p>On a block in San Francisco’s SoMa district, near LinkedIn’s headquarters and dozens of startups, a 180-year-old company best-known for making tractors has a …

Agriculture

How bitcoin, Ethereum, and the other major cryptocurrencies compare to one another

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, you’re probably aware that we’re in the middle of a cryptocurrency explosion. In one year, the value of all currencies increased a staggering 1,466% – and newer coins like Ethereum have even joined Bitcoin in gaining some mainstream acceptance.<p>And while …

Cryptocurrency

Call of the week: Apple sets the stage for AR to become the next killer app

It looks like Apple’s (AAPL) big product-launch event lived up to the hype. The tech giant wowed many on Wall Street when it unveiled three new …

IPhone 8

Finding A Way to Weather the Storms: Conjuring Happiness

Finding A Way to Weather the Storms: Conjuring Happiness When opposing counsel would call and vow to grind me into the ground until I was gone and …

Happiness

Lawyers Lie – Get Over It

Lawyers Lie – Get Over ItThat’s what Palo Alto family law attorney Kirby Burnside said as we were reading a letter from opposing counsel Jeffrey …

Santa Clara County

Loving The Game Of Life

Are You Ready for an<br>Amazing Journey of Discovery?<p><b>What if Albert Einstein was correct when he said “Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very</b> …

Spirituality

The 5 strangest things we've seen related to self-driving cars

The self-driving cars are coming. Probably.<p>At the moment, no auto manufacturer has managed to produce anything that goes beyond what's called "Level 2" autonomy — effectively just very advanced cruise control. Think Tesla's Autopilot, which enables the car to handle mostly freeway driving.<p>Cadillac …

Transportation

The Joy of Techs - Blink Films

This brand new series sees best mates Alexis Conran (Actor, TV presenter and technophile) and Marcus Brigstocke (Comedian & technophobe) put all …

TV

Report: Google is launching a payment app in India next week

Business media outlet The Ken reported today that Google is gearing up to launch Tez, a cross-platform payments app, in India, as soon as next Monday.<p>The app (whose name translates from Hindi to mean ‘fast’) is expected to feature a digital wallet where you can store currency, integration with …

Banking

Google to launch payment app ‘Tez’ in India - The Ken

This story is exclusively for premium subscribers. Subscribe now to get access.<p>Read the full story now. Subscribe to The Ken<p>Why should I pay for …

Google

Twitch co-founder Justin Kan launches tech-enabled law firm for startups

Justin Kan, co-founder of startups like Twitch.tv and Exec, is pulling the curtains off his new tech-enabled law firm. Atrium, co-founded by Kan, Augie Rakow and BeBe Chueh, is launching today to bring a full-stacked technology platform to legal services.<p>What makes Atrium different from traditional …

Startups