Hands-on With The PS5 DualSense: Is This The Future of VR?

Hands-on With The PS5 DualSense: Is This The Future of VR?

When the Switch was first released, we saw impressive demos where the Switch Joy Cons could simulate the feeling of a marble rolling around inside the system and other pretty convincing haptic tricks.

Headset over earphone: Cancelling out unnecessary and unwanted noise

Headset over earphone: Cancelling out unnecessary and unwanted noise

The system they describe is a remote acoustic approach using a laser Doppler vibrometer (LDV) and a small, lightweight and retro-reflective membrane pick-up placed in the cavum concha of a user's ear.

Just A Few Minutes Of VR Motion Data Can ID You According To New Research

Just A Few Minutes Of VR Motion Data Can ID You According To New Research

Because, as the researchers point out, you cannot share VR motion data anonymously.Any claim in the terms and conditions that say VR motion data is anonymized now means nothing because the research has demonstrated that VR motion data by itself can be used to identify individuals with high levels of confidence.

Fable Studio teases AI virtual character Lucy on Zoom and other platforms

Fable Studio teases AI virtual character Lucy on Zoom and other platforms

She uses the technology of the Fable Wizard, which brings together language with the Open AI Foundation’s GPT-3 AI technology, procedural animation, synthetic speech, speech to text, distribution on social media (zoom, messenger, Instagram) and most importantly and uniquely AI memory, so that the virtual being can remember and grow with you, Saatchi said.

How empathy drives IT innovation at Thermo Fisher Scientific

How empathy drives IT innovation at Thermo Fisher Scientific

Our conversation ranged from new virtual reality solutions his team has implemented during the pandemic to his advice for future CIOs. What follows is an edited version of our interview.Those are the capabilities that IT has always delivered internally, but our role is expanding right into product development and the customer experience.

Apple's M1 ARM Pivot: A Step Into the Reality Distortion Field

Apple's M1 ARM Pivot: A Step Into the Reality Distortion Field

Just "trust us," this processor optimized for smartphones is magically better than processors designed to run PCs. Apple also left out essential elements like application support, developer backing (which appears light), and even how much longer they will continue to support their x86 offerings which appear to be suddenly obsolete.

The PS5 Haptic System Is An Important Step In Consumer VR

The PS5 Haptic System Is An Important Step In Consumer VR

A mainstream VR motion controller with linear actuators and adaptive triggers could pull off some pretty amazing haptic illusions and once again pull the entire industry forward with next-generation force feedback.

AiQ Synertial  -  Leading Motion Capture Technologies

AiQ Synertial - Leading Motion Capture Technologies

Synertial has led the market in inertial motion capture for over 25 years, supplying industrial 4.0 clients, academic research laboratories, robotics technology firms and animation & game production studios across the globe.

How Is Virtual Reality Changing Animation?

How Is Virtual Reality Changing Animation?

While many creators are already using VR tools for skill-intensive and time-consuming tasks, it is believed that virtual reality will soon take the world of animation into new realms.As virtual reality technology evolves, we can expect more intuitive user interfaces in the future.

Stretchable 'skin' sensor gives robots human sensation

Stretchable 'skin' sensor gives robots human sensation

Cornell University researchers have created a fiber-optic sensor that combines low-cost LEDs and dyes, resulting in a stretchable "skin" that detects deformations such as pressure, bending and strain.

Sensor for smart textiles survives washing machine, cars and hammers

Sensor for smart textiles survives washing machine, cars and hammers

"Current soft strain gauges are really sensitive but also really fragile," said Oluwaseun Araromi, a Research Associate in Materials Science and Mechanical Engineering at SEAS and the Wyss Institute and first author of the paper.

5 Ways Virtual Reality Technology Will Improve Business Meetings

5 Ways Virtual Reality Technology Will Improve Business Meetings

Despite the economic fallout and disruption due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the clients, partners, and employees of organizations using virtual reality may experience a rather seamless transition towards remote collaboration.Now let’s take a look at how virtual reality technology will help improve your business meetings:.

A Momentous Week for 4 Tech Vendors

A Momentous Week for 4 Tech Vendors

From more effective courts and legislators, to flexible and intelligent robots, to tools we can use to improve remote productivity, to validation that our justice system works -- last week was remarkable.

Linux: 29 Years and Counting as a Powerhouse OS

Linux: 29 Years and Counting as a Powerhouse OS

The Linux popularity as a desktop alternative to Windows got a big boost some four years later with the arrival of Ubuntu in 2004.To this day, however, while Linux desktop user base grows, its numbers have never come close to overtaking Microsoft Windows.

A Vision of the Future From Dell World

A Vision of the Future From Dell World

This year, they spoke on a new branch of engineering that is solely AI-focused, the blended technology revolution surrounding food production, how AIs were intentionally corrupted, and how music, math, and the Internet create new entertainment types.

Infinadeck wants to put its Ready Player One tech in your home

Infinadeck wants to put its Ready Player One tech in your home

Infinideck, the company that built the omnidirectional treadmill used in Ready Player One is adapting its technology for consumers.The company developed its omnidirectional treadmill technology several years ago, but it never came to consumer markets.

Verizon, Smithsonian Launch Augmented Reality Museum Experience

Verizon, Smithsonian Launch Augmented Reality Museum Experience

"As our first public commissioning venture for the Interaction Lab, we're thrilled to be supporting independent creators and teams in creating new digital tools and immersive experiences with Smithsonian's incredible library of Open Access collections," Carolyn Royston, CEO of the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, said.

Open Source Best Practices for Corporate IT

Open Source Best Practices for Corporate IT

This best practice has many benefits for an organization to develop an enhanced ecosystem for their platform, but this is only possible through access to a pool of talented individuals.

Commemorating Bullying Prevention Month With Kinful and Pico

Commemorating Bullying Prevention Month With Kinful and Pico

To better understand how social and emotional learning (SEL) is aided by XR technology and how a VR headset company can provide that assistance, ARPost held video interviews with Kinful co-founder Sam Williamson and Pico Interactive Sales and Partnerships Director Will Winston.

Why are Homes and Autos Still Built the Old Fashioned Way?

Why are Homes and Autos Still Built the Old Fashioned Way?

The reason is that people who build homes, cars, and other things would need to be retrained -- but the result would be a more sustainable and safer world.There is a company called Blu Homes that builds houses like this.

Virtual chatroom created by Okanagan tech company features zombie theme

Virtual chatroom created by Okanagan tech company features zombie theme

Vancouver organization uses innovative virtual reality space to engage diverse youth in tech The Zombieland experience will work with VR headsets, but you don’t need one to experience it.“They don’t need an app, they don’t need to download a file,” said Gray.

Innovative Headset Manufacturer IMMY Enters Article 9 Foreclosure, Auctions Assets

Innovative Headset Manufacturer IMMY Enters Article 9 Foreclosure, Auctions Assets

Unfortunately, we recently received news that IMMY has entered Article 9 Foreclosure and is auctioning off assets including patents and equipment.Many of the details about how the headset was intended to actually work were also set out in two publicly available whitepapers published by Magyari.

Rendever Announces Addition of EnvisionHome Solution to VR Experience Platform

Rendever Announces Addition of EnvisionHome Solution to VR Experience Platform

With the help of Rendever, hundreds of thousands of residents of elder-care facilities have spatially engaged with loved ones, relived personal memories, and explored new places.

Hologram 'phone booth' can beam Donald Trump and Joe Biden on to debate stage

Hologram 'phone booth' can beam Donald Trump and Joe Biden on to debate stage

Nussbaum says the machine can project a crystal clear, 4K life-like Trump from the Oval Office on to the debate stage in what he calls single passenger holoportation.

AR & VR Training: The Future of Corporate Learning

AR & VR Training: The Future of Corporate Learning

With their unique senses of immersion and experience, AR and VR technologies are the next big tools to find use in the workplace of the future.Walmart, on the other hand, jumped on board the VR bandwagon to train employees in real-world scenarios with a pilot program launched way back in 2017.

The US Army thinks these new mixed-reality 'doggles' can make special operations canines better than ever in battle

The US Army thinks these new mixed-reality 'doggles' can make special operations canines better than ever in battle

Peper, the founder of the small technology company Command Sight, has invented an animal-wearable head-mounted display designed to allow handlers to better communicate with military working dogs — high-performing canines that track narcotics, hunt explosives, and even engage enemies.

Foveated rendering gives Reverb Omnicept 39% performance uplift

Foveated rendering gives Reverb Omnicept 39% performance uplift

Tobii demonstrated the benefits of its eye-tracking technology in the HP Reverb G2 Omnicept Edition with two performance videos.Tobii released a pair of videos demonstrating the performance benefits of its eye-tracking technology paired with foveated rendering in the HP Reverb G2 Omnicept Edition.

HP Reverb G2 Omnicept Headset Features Eye Tracking, Face Cam, And Heart Rate Sensor

HP Reverb G2 Omnicept Headset Features Eye Tracking, Face Cam, And Heart Rate Sensor

HP today announced the latest addition to its growing lineup of PC VR headsets, the HP Reverb G2 Omnicept Edition, an even more powerful rendition of the previously-announced HP Reverb G2 designed specifically for use by developer and enterprise clients.

Study reveals design flaws of chatbot-based symptom-checker apps

Study reveals design flaws of chatbot-based symptom-checker apps

Researchers from Penn State's College of Information Sciences and Technology have found that existing CSC apps lack the functions to support the full diagnostic process of a traditional visit to a medical facility.

Cybersecurity Conundrum: Who's Responsible for Securing IoT Networks?

Cybersecurity Conundrum: Who's Responsible for Securing IoT Networks?

For example, teddy bears and other toys, sports equipment such as exercise machines, gaming devices and connected cars, according to global cybersecurity firm Palo Alto Networks' 2020 IoT Security Report.