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Alicia Vikander turns 'Tide's Fall' into a VR masterpiece

Penrose Studios set a new standard for VR storytelling last year with Arden's Wake, a stunning short that introduced us to Meena, a young girl living in a post-apocalyptic, waterlogged world. But that was just the prologue. At the Tribeca Film Festival, the studio is back with the next chapter,</i> …

Virtual Reality

Alicia Vikander Voice Stars in New Installment of ‘Arden’s Wake’ VR Series (Exclusive)

Virtual reality continues to expand to new heights, as more ambitious projects bring A-level talent to the medium. Alicia Vikander, ET has learned, …

Virtual Reality

How to create Alexa playlists with your voice

A new feature of Alexa speakers lets you build playlists using nothing but your voice. Here's how.<p>Amazon's Alexa smart speakers excel at not only controlling your entire smart home or telling you when your Amazon orders are being delivered, but also the simple things, like streaming music.<p>However, …

Smart Homes

Dream Match Tennis VR is Currently in Development

Bimboosoft, the developers behind <i>Rollercoaster Dreams</i>, has taken to the latest issue of Famitsu magazine to announce a brand new title for …

Virtual Reality

Why did Amazon just launch an Android web browser?

There’s no shortage of web browsing apps on Google Play, and today, Amazon’s added one of its own to the list for some reason.<p>It’s called ‘Internet‘, and Amazon says it’s ‘fast, lite, and private.’ To that end, the app weighs in at under 3MB, features a basic design with a bunch of shortcuts and …

Apps

Xbox One Gets 8 New Original Xbox Backwards Compatible Games

It's been a long wait, but the second round of original Xbox backwards compatible games have finally arrived on Xbox One. Eight more classic Xbox titles are now playable on Microsoft's current-gen console, with another batch set to follow next week.<p>This week sees the arrival of some of the original …

Xbox

Vuze VR Cameras Are Out of This World

Vuze offers two cameras for virtual reality productions.The Vuze+ is an updated version of the Vuze, offering new live-streaming capabilities for …

Cinematography

Sony Experimenting with Advanced Livestreaming Features for PSVR, Mixed Reality Views

Speaking during a session at GDC 2018 last month, Richard Forester, Senior Team Lead at Sony’s Research & Development West group, chronicled a range …

Virtual Reality

Heidi Klum Vacations Topless With Hot New Boyfriend In Cabo San Lucas: See Pics

Woah! Heidi Klum is letting it ALL hang out while on vacation with her boyfriend Tom Kaulitz in Mexico! Wait until you see these topless pics!<p><b>Heidi</b> …

Cabo San Lucas

How To: 22 Features You Probably Overlooked on Your Samsung Galaxy

TouchWiz might not be the Android skin of choice for hardcore aficionados, but the Galaxy's OS still has a ton of great features up its sleeve that …

Electronics Industry

Google Lens will attempt to identify your pet's breed

Snapping someone's pooch on the sly? Instead of asking a human being, learn what breed their pet is later with Google's new Lens.<p>If you're using …

Pets

How To: 33 Cool Little Android Features You Might Not Know About

One of Android's biggest strengths is its flexibility. There's usually more than one way to perform the same task, which makes it easy to find an …

Google Lens

Adjust these Facebook privacy settings to protect your personal data | ZDNet

​Facebook knows a lot about you<p>Facebook knows a lot about you. And so do the third-party app makers and partners in the social network's …

Apps

Firefox Reality, A Browser For VR Devices

The browser you are reading this page in will be an exceptionally powerful piece of software, with features and APIs undreamed of by the developers …

Augmented Reality

Plex brings its virtual reality movie app to Gear VR with Oculus (updated)

Earlier this year, Plex jumped into VR with a Google Daydream app that puts you and up to four of your buddies into a virtual movie screening room. Now the media server company is bringing Plex VR to another platforms: Gear VR with Oculus<p>Just like on the Daydream version, Plex users on Samsung's VR …

Virtual Reality

Canceled TV Shows That Ended on Major Cliffhangers

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TV

Secret Netflix movie codes and other hacks and tips that will change your life

Netflix currently has 81 million paying users and has launched in 130 new countries around the world since January 2016.<p>And every month, the popular …

Televisions

Pure Opinion: WipEout PSVR is One of the Best Looking Games Available

Share Email Comments<p>No, this is not a joke. I’ve been to the future where gravity defying races are the norm. A future where blowing up competing …

Virtual Reality

People are downloading their Facebook data and posting it to Twitter, and the results will terrify you

The Cambridge Analytica scandal continues to roll on. As it does, people are becoming more and more aware of just how much data Facebook has on them.<p>One easy (yet slightly horrifying) way to see it all in one place is to request all of your Facebook data as a zip file. A lot of people have been …

Social Media

Best 3D Blu-Ray movies to watch on your PlayStation VR

With your PlayStation VR (PSVR) you have the option to immerse yourself in your favorites shows and movies, and this time with better equipment. So …

Blu-Ray

How to clean your Samsung Gear VR

Samsung's Gear VR can take you places, let you play games, and even watch your favorite movies from within VR. After you've been playing with it a …

Gear VR

Virtual reality as sharp as the human eye can see?

<b>Finnish start-up Varjo has developed a prototype virtual reality (VR) headset that its makers claim gives an image 50 times sharper than most other headsets currently on the market.</b><p>When I tested the prototype - looking round the virtual cockpit of a passenger plane - the level of detail in the …

Virtual Reality

7 Major 'Game Of Thrones' Season 7 Clues You Probably Missed

In <i>Game Of Thrones</i> Season 7 thereare many signs of what is to come in the final season. Some of these signs are obvious (like these clues that …

TV Series

25 Dad Jokes That Are All Funny, No Filler

Jokes are funny, but dad jokes are funnier.

Jokes

Epic Games showcases the Unreal future of graphics with real-time ray tracing in Star Wars

The Unreal Engine is becoming disturbingly realistic<p>Over at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco this week, Epic Games hosted a State of Unreal presentation to demonstrate future improvements to its graphics engine. The biggest highlight for most people will likely be the company’s …

Game Development

Your Kids Will Obsess Over This Sneakily Healthy Sweet Snack — and It's Only 2 Ingredients!

Although I'm a grown, childless adult, I've already figured out how I'm going to keep my hungry kids at bay after school and virtually any other time of day — with a sneakily healthy but completely delicious "dessert" dip. This two-ingredient dip was introduced to me just under a week ago, and if I …

Healthy Eating

Um, There Could TOTALLY Be a Smash Reboot — but There's a Catch

It's been nearly five years since NBC axed its musical drama <b>Smash</b> after just two seasons. During its run, it was a fairly divisive show: it had an incredible, well-received first season, then nearly sank without a trace during its second round. In the years that followed, many might argue that the …

Marilyn Monroe

Pano-S 8K 360 VR Camera

Pano-S is a new ultra-high resolution 360 VR camera designed for professional VR photographers to “bring virtual reality to life”. The affordable …

Virtual Reality