Microsoft’s Windows Mixed Reality: everything you need to know Microsoft is launching its own answer to virtual reality today, taking on HTC and Oculus in the process. Windows Mixed Reality will be available in the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, … Continue reading Mixed reality for everyone
Pioneering Virtual Reality and New Video Technologies in Journalism How do New York Times journalists use technology in their jobs and in their personal lives? Marcelle Hopkins, deputy video editor and co-director of virtual reality at The Times, discussed the … Continue reading A sense of place
Building The Future: Virtual Reality In The Construction Industry Virtual Reality (VR) was born as a tool for gaming. It enables people to immerse into a new dimension while playing their favourite games. The extraordinary characteristics of VR give users … Continue reading The challenges of construction
What Will it Take to Get Virtual Reality Right? The world now knows Mark Zuckerberg isn’t the kind of guy who thinks in millions — he wants billions. But his latest ambition, getting one billion people using virtual reality, a … Continue reading Is VR anti-social?
Tech Museum embraces augmented reality with Body Worlds Decoded exhibit Museums around the world need to use technology to hold the attention of increasingly tech-savvy children. And that’s doubly true for the Tech Museum of Innovation in San Jose, California. … Continue reading Bodies and specimen
The Story Behind ‘Melita’, the Breathtaking Animated Short Unveiled at Oculus Connect Their first meeting was a bit of an ambush. “He showed up with a giant laptop and a Rift under his arm,” said Oculus VR head of experiences … Continue reading Being immerse in the future
How Virtual Reality is Changing Medicine Jesse Levine was born with a congenital heart defect where the valves in her heart were reversed. It’s a serious medical condition—she has had a pacemaker since she was two years old—that has required … Continue reading From virtual hearts to immersive battlefields