Hands-on with an Alpha build of Google Maps’ Augmented Reality mode

Hands-on with an Alpha build of Google Maps’ Augmented Reality mode

Maybe your phone’s compass was bugging out and facing the wrong way because you’re surrounded by 30-story buildings full of metal and other things that compasses hate.

The Unbreakable Gumball :: Development Update

The Unbreakable Gumball :: Development Update

Only a few pages have been made, and there's still plenty of work to do, but it'll be worth the effort in the end.Gumball can actually run and swing around now! The roads finally have markings on them, and things are starting to look pretty good.That's all for now, but more is on the way!

‘Doctor Who’ Virtual Reality Experience to Land on VR Headsets Soon

‘Doctor Who’ Virtual Reality Experience to Land on VR Headsets Soon

The 12-minute experience was written by Victoria Asare-Archer and directed by Mathias Chelebourg, whose previous VR films include Alice, the Virtual Reality Play, and The Real Thing VR.

A virtual reality 'Doctor Who' film is coming to a headset near you

A virtual reality 'Doctor Who' film is coming to a headset near you

The BBC announced it is releasing an animated virtual reality Doctor Who film in 2019, that will allow viewers to tag along with The Doctor as she travels around in the TARDIS on a mission to save someone from something.

The A - Z of wearable tech

The A - Z of wearable tech

How most health and fitness wearable tech makes itself useful - collecting data about your body or its performance. The only person patient enough to buy, wear and use most wearable tech before late 2014.

‘XING: The Land Beyond’ Launches on PSVR Today, Free DLC Coming to All Platforms

‘XING: The Land Beyond’ Launches on PSVR Today, Free DLC Coming to All Platforms

At the time of this writing, White Lotus hasn’t released pricing info, although the game is currently $20 on Steam, so we’d expect to see similar pricing on the PlayStation platform as well.

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active's answer to Apple Watch Activity Rings shown off

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active's answer to Apple Watch Activity Rings shown off

Those Samsung Galaxy Watch Active leaks just keep coming and now it looks like we have our first glimpse at the new user interface and have more details on some of the fitness tracking and sports tracking features we can expect.

Vox Machinae is the best mech action game on PC right now

Next to it is a jump jet controller which you pull to fly, nudging left or right to adjust your trajectory, while twisting the lever near your right hand rotates your mech from side to side. The way the cockpit reacts to the action in Vox Machinae makes you feel all of your mech’s 100 tonnes.

Touch magnet stock with butt & cheek

Touch magnet stock with butt & cheek

INJECTION MOLDED, INCLUDING CARBON FIBER TUBE NOTE: Assembly required Injection molded butt & cheek stock, with top mount Neodymium magnets. Ships in bulk. Set includes: Touch controllers not included. Prototype tryout: Touch controllers not included.Prototype tryout:

How to make calls on Wear OS smartwatches

How to make calls on Wear OS smartwatches

Making and receiving calls Once you've got a contact up on screen, making a call is as easy as tapping the call button next to the phone number you want to reach them on.

Fight + Flight: ‘Angry Birds VR: Isle of Pigs’ Soars Onto Rift

Fight + Flight: ‘Angry Birds VR: Isle of Pigs’ Soars Onto Rift

For VR, we took it several steps further to allow fans of the IP to truly immerse themselves in the Angry Birds world and interact with the characters and gameplay they know and love in a deeper way than ever before possible.

Let Your Data Do the Forecasting

Let Your Data Do the Forecasting

Instead, they may choose to outsource their data science needs, and have automation tools created that can help enhance and fine-tune their forecasting strategies. You also need to forecast based on the potential of what could have happened, and data science and machine learning (automation tools) can help with that.

How To Stream VR Games From Rift, Vive, And PSVR To Twitch And More

How To Stream VR Games From Rift, Vive, And PSVR To Twitch And More

Here’s what a PSVR stream looks like with a capture card and full setup: Watch VR PLATFORMER ASTRO BOT – Playing One Of PSVR’s Best Games This Year from UploadVR on www.twitch.tv The capture card that I recommend and that I use for not only PSVR but also my Xbox One and Nintendo Switch is the Elgato HD60 S.

Salesforce and the Machine

Nevertheless, tools like Einstein easily can provide such services in a timely way and at low cost. AI either will take on jobs that no one will want in the future or provide machine-generated services that never were considered for humans to begin with.

Behind The Buzzword: XR

Behind The Buzzword: XR

A 2018 research paper by Steve Mann, Tom Furness Yu Yuan, Jay Iorio, and Zixin Wang define XR as a mixed reality environment that is “the union between ubiquitous sensor/actuator networks and shared online virtual worlds.” The acronym stands for either “extended reality” or “extended response.” The history of this concept can be traced back to 1961 when Charles Wychoff patented a film that leveraged XR as an advanced way to view nuclear explosions.

Field of view: Apple secretly met with AR companies at CES 2019

Field of view: Apple secretly met with AR companies at CES 2019

Apple has done this for a couple of years now, appearing at big tech conferences and secretly meeting with AR suppliers about technology for its in-development pair of AR smartglasses.

Virtual Reality is making inroads into Canadian classrooms in ways never thought possible

Virtual Reality is making inroads into Canadian classrooms in ways never thought possible

At Hamilton’s McMaster University, Dr. Bruce Wainman has been experimenting with the technology to give his anatomy students another avenue to learn about the human body. “When I’m standing here, I have a bird’s-eye view, whereas the student is seated and watching from a flatter angle,” says chef Charlton Alvarez.

At Sundance Film Festival? Watch Gloomy Eyes and Sweet Dreams with HTC Vive

At Sundance Film Festival? Watch Gloomy Eyes and Sweet Dreams with HTC Vive

There are two Vive titles called Gloomy Eyes by Atlas V and Sweet Dreams by Marshmallow Laser Feast that are getting a lot of attention.

Light Field Technology: An Introduction

Light Field Technology: An Introduction

A Visual Introduction to the Past, Present, and Future of Light Field Technology Today’s Co ntent Creation Methods Developers use three primary methods to create mobile or VR/AR/MR applications. We began exploring light field technology as a fresh technique to develop photorealistic content, captured instantly, that allowed user movement.

Blippar to continue as a new augmented reality company after selling IP assets to investment fund

Blippar to continue as a new augmented reality company after selling IP assets to investment fund

“We continue to believe in the future of augmented reality and see a huge opportunity to create the best platform to allow our customers to seamlessly build and publish successful AR experiences, in the same way that WordPress allowed anyone to easily create and publish a website.” At the time, Blippar revealed that insolvency procedures meant all employees would be let go and its services likely terminated.

Company Uses Virtual Reality to Teach Students Signs of Sex Trafficking

Company Uses Virtual Reality to Teach Students Signs of Sex Trafficking

"I think they won't know this is happening in their communities, let alone all of our communities." The VR app puts students into the perspective of a sex trafficking victim. Cain said VR gives students more empathy for sex trafficking victims by literally putting them in their shoes.

Top 25 Best Free Gear VR Apps to Download in 2019

Top 25 Best Free Gear VR Apps to Download in 2019

Here’s our list of the top 25 best free Gear VR apps to have surfaced ever since Gear VR’s initial launch 5 years ago, all the way up to 2019:

NYPD Using Virtual Reality to Help Community Teens Facing Tough Choices

NYPD Using Virtual Reality to Help Community Teens Facing Tough Choices

Supported by The New York City Police Foundation and as part of its crucial Neighborhood Policing initiative, NYPD is launching the Options VR program to run simulations of tough situations that young New Yorkers may find themselves in.

VR Training and Simulation

VR Training and Simulation

However, a significant lack of quality VR training content has become a bottleneck, due to the complexity, expense and time required to develop it.

Save 15% on A Fisherman's Tale on Steam

Save 15% on A Fisherman's Tale on Steam

Our upside-down, inside-out VR puzzle adventure game A Fisherman’s Tale is only a few weeks away from release and we’re happy to share some more details on the game!You play as Bob, a puppet, living a cozy life in an old lighthouse, isolated from the rest of the world.

Surgeons View Detailed 3D VR Brain Models Using Surgical Theater

Surgeons View Detailed 3D VR Brain Models Using Surgical Theater

“It allows us to marry state-of-the-art 3D simulation to the real world; for the patient and family as well as doctors in training, and ultimately offers a new tool for the neurosurgical armamentarium in approaching complex lesions in the brain, such as AVM’s, tumors, epilepsy and functional cases.” Patients and their medical team wear a VR headset like an Oculus Rift or HTC Vive and become virtual avatars inside Precision VR.

‘A Fisherman’s Tale’ Review – A Delightful, But Brisk Encounter with Untapped Potential

‘A Fisherman’s Tale’ Review – A Delightful, But Brisk Encounter with Untapped Potential

Visually, A Fisherman’s Tale plays host to a number of well realized set pieces that change shape and function throughout the story, sometimes offering a different way to interact with the world thanks to the re-sizing mechanic.

Withings Pulse HR review

Withings Pulse HR review

Run tracking compared: Withings Pulse HR (left) and Huawei Watch GT (right) Both the data and the way Withings presents it ensure the Pulse HR’s heart rate sensor is not truly useful as a training tool.

I Mentored Mark Zuckerberg. I Loved Facebook. But I Can't Stay Silent About What's Happening.

I Mentored Mark Zuckerberg. I Loved Facebook. But I Can't Stay Silent About What's Happening.

(A Facebook spokesperson replies: “People disagree with Mark all the time.”) You would think that Facebook’s users would be outraged by the way the platform has been used to undermine democracy, human rights, privacy, public health and innovation.

Founded by CERN Engineers, CREAL3D’s Light-field Display is the Real Deal

Founded by CERN Engineers, CREAL3D’s Light-field Display is the Real Deal

Co-founded by former CERN engineers who contributed to the ATLAS project at the Large Hadron Collider, CREAL3D is a Switzerland-based startup that’s created an impressive light-field display that’s unlike anything in an AR or VR headset on the market today.

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