Is the future VR or AR?

Google VR headset

Google isn’t trying to hide what it’s doing with virtual reality. The long-term goal, said Google VR boss Clay Bavor on the latest episode of Too Embarrassed to Ask, is rethinking “any experience with sight and sound.”“It’s not that hard to see where this all goes,” Bavor told Recode’s Kara

Google Street View’s adds the International Space Station

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It allows users to peer inside the ISS from their computer 396km below with 360-degree, panoramic views You’ve used Google Street View to check out a new apartment, map traffic before you hit the road and search for haunting slices of the everyday world.Now, the comprehensive terrestrial mapping system has gone

Super Robot Wars

Robot Wars AI

Super Robot Wars: China Wants to Wrest AI Dominance from the US by 2030China’s State Council published a new report on Thursday detailing the nation’s new plan to create a 10 trillion yuan ($1.48 trillion) artificial intelligence industry in the People’s Republic by 2030, making China the world leader in

VR ADS are here

VR ADS

IMAGINE, FOR A moment, that you’re inside a virtual reality world. You look to your left and an open door appears, beckoning you to walk through it. You enter and suddenly find yourself in the middle of an advertisement—a branded world you can explore and manipulate. Forget banner ads and auto-playing

Best VR Headsets

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Virtual reality headsets provide a fully immersive entertainment experience, whether you're looking to watch 360-degree videos, play games or go places you've always wanted to vislt.After testing and reviewing over a dozen VR headsets, here's our recommendations.Mobile: Our top mobile VR headset is the Oculus-backed Samsung Gear VR ($129).

Google opens Expeditions VR education app to the public

Google app

Google has long sold its Cardboard VR format as a super accessible platform for getting people into virtual reality. One of their major initiatives for it has been in education markets through its Google Expeditions program, which allows students to get in the center of 360 photos and 3D scenes

Sports are coming to virtual reality

NextVR

On July 29, FC Barcelona and Real Madrid will meet for a friendly match at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, Florida. This time, El Clásico — the name given to any match between the Spanish rivals, which have met more than 200 times — will make its virtual reality

A Look at the Future of Virtual Reality

Palm Springs

Virtual Reality content creators talk about the promises and reality of this emerging platform. Virtual Reality holds big promises, but so far the new technology has been slow to catch on. Recently, I hosted a panel on Virtual Reality with three content creators to find out why.It was held at the

Unlimited Tomorrow CEO Creates Lifelike 3D Printed Hand for Young Momo

LaChappelle

LaChappelle is a young engineer who is using 3D printing to develop high-tech prosthetics for amputees with his company Unlimited Tomorrow. Momo Sutton, a 10-year-old girl, has been using a basic prosthetic since the age of four. However, engineer Easton LaChappelle made her dreams come true when he presented her with

PathGuide is a navigation application from Microsoft, running without GPS

PathGuide

Microsoft has developed a new app called PathGuide which it's hoping will solve the problem of indoor navigation. GPS location software has all but solved the issue of getting lost outside if you have a smartphone, but once you get inside the building you’re heading to you’re often then left scrambling

Soon 3D home movies without special glasses

3D movie glass

Imagine watching 3D movies in your home and without glasses. New technology from MIT allows you to do just that.It's called Home3D, and it converts 3D movies into a more TV-friendly format. MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) has developed a new method for displaying 3D movies at home

AR and VR what’s the different

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Despite the fact that neither the Oculus Rift nor HTC Vive , as nor any other VR and AR controllers still not as widespread among players and users in general, regardless of virtual reality still falls under the great news. Virtual reality is something that is very real. Although we

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