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The 13 Coolest Things We Saw at CES This Year

Several people on the ground at CES in Las Vegas told me that it was down year. I’d argue that it was just plain boring. But that doesn’t mean that there weren’t some neat gadgets in the mix. In fact, a baker’s dozen of them were just plain amazing.Read more...
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David Bowie Blows Minds With Augmented Reality

In this piece, David Deal explores how new tech innovation in the form of the app David Bowie Is has allowed the legendary performer to once again grace our homes in the form of augmented reality. _____________________________ Guest post by David Deal of Superhypeblog David Bowie visited my home on his birthday this week. He sang “Life on Mars” in my dining room. He performed a mime on my front porch. He showed me the handwritten lyrics to “Ashes to Ashes” while I was sitting ...
Tags: Music, Berlin, App, Bbc, Chicago, Guest Post, David Bowie, Vr, Ar, Gary Oldman, Music Business, Music Tech, Apps & Mobile, Bowie, Diamond Dogs, Thin White Duke


The Worst Pain in the World, Bendable Phones, and Joshua Tree: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

Ten hut, Gizmodo readers! Do you have a New Year’s Resolution you should be working on? Do not answer that rhetorical question, because yours are the feeble dreams of weaklings and mine is to whip this sorry, good-for-nothing blog audience squad into shape!Read more...
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These are the coolest virtual and augmented reality gadgets from CES 2019

CES 2019 had plenty of VR and AR gadgets on display, including headsets that completely change how you experience virtual reality, and some that don't even require a PC or a phone to run. The post These are the coolest virtual and augmented reality gadgets from CES 2019 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Vr, Virtual Reality, Ar, CES 2019


The LUCI Immers wants to be the first style-conscious VR headset

My strongest visual memory of VR headsets is this image of Mark Zucerkberg walking past an entire audience wearing VR headsets. There’s a lot to discuss about this picture. Especially the element of dystopia, where masses have these large cuboids strapped to their faces, completely absorbed in their virtual world, oblivious to their surroundings. This feeling is brought about by the VR headsets, which are enormous, and truth be told, ugly.VR’s always had this bad rap, thanks to their hulking des...
Tags: Design, Ces, Accessibility, Vr, Headset, Product Design, Luci, AR / VR, Immers, LUCI Immers, Mark Zucerkberg


The best Oculus Rift games available today

The Oculus Rift brought back virtual reality and put a modern twist to it. Grab your Touch Controllers, put on your VR headset, and jump into the fun with some of the best Oculus Rift games available now. The post The best Oculus Rift games available today appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Trends, Computing, Vr, Virtual Reality, Oculus Rift, Virtual Reailty, Best Of Everything


We try Audi and Disney's new in-car entertainment system on the track

Filed under: Toys/Games,CES,Audi,Gadgets Tailored VR experiences for backseat passengers.Continue reading We try Audi and Disney's new in-car entertainment system on the track We try Audi and Disney's new in-car entertainment system on the track originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 09 Jan 2019 09:15:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  Email this |  Comments
Tags: Disney, Autos, Vr, Virtual Reality, Oculus Rift, Audi, Avengers, Holoride


The best VR and AR tech of CES 2019

CES 2019 had plenty of VR and AR gadgets on display, including headsets that completely change how you experience virtual reality, and some don't even require a PC or even a phone to run. The post The best VR and AR tech of CES 2019 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Vr, Virtual Reality, Ar, CES 2019


The Vive Pro Eye uses Tobii eye-tracking technology to make VR more lifelike

HTC revealed the Vive Pro Eye with eye-tracking support at its CES 2019 press conference on January 7. We now know that Tobii will be the company responsible for integrating the technology. The post The Vive Pro Eye uses Tobii eye-tracking technology to make VR more lifelike appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Vr, Htc, Virtual Reality, Vive, Tobii, CES 2019


The Vive Pro Eye Is the Next Big Step for VR

While Facebook and Oculus are out there going after regular folk with the Oculus Go and the upcoming Oculus Quest, HTC Vive seems to be headed the opposite direction by attempting to push VR experiences even further with new Vive Pro Eye.Read more...
Tags: Facebook, Science, Ces, Vr, Virtual Reality, Vive, VR headsets, Viveport, Vive Pro, CES 2019, Vive Cosmos, Eye Tracking Comes To Vr, Vive Pro Eye


HTC brings two new headsets, a VR browser, and ‘Netflix for VR’ to CES 2019

HTC Vive made several new announcements to CES 2019, including two new headsets, a new subscription service, and a new user interface that completely transforms how applications are launched. The post HTC brings two new headsets, a VR browser, and ‘Netflix for VR’ to CES 2019 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Netflix, Vr, Htc, Virtual Reality, Vive, Htc Vive, CES 2019


HTC brings two new headsets, a VR browser, and ‘Netflix for VR’ for CES 2019

HTC Vive made several new announcements to CES 2019, including two new headsets, a new subscription service, and a new user interface that completely transforms how applications are launched. The post HTC brings two new headsets, a VR browser, and ‘Netflix for VR’ for CES 2019 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Netflix, Vr, Htc, Virtual Reality, Vive, Htc Vive, CES 2019


Audi spins out Holoride to put VR in every car

Audi has spun out a new company called Holoride that aims to bring a VR experience to the backseat of every car, no matter if it’s a Ford, Mercedes or Chrysler Pacifica minivan. Holoride was announced Monday at CES 2019 in Las Vegas. While Holoride says it’s an independent company, the roots of this startup are all Audi. The automaker holds a minority interest through subsidiary Audi Electronics Venture, which developed the technology. Audi will license the technology to Holoride and the startup...
Tags: Transportation, Tech, Automotive, Ford, Chrysler, Vr, Virtual Reality, Las Vegas, Audi, Sdk, Consumer Electronics Show, Software Engineer, Chrysler Pacifica, Volkswagen Group, Matt Burns, Las Vegas Speedway


holoride: A Virtual Reality Platform For In-Car Entertainment

Launched at CES 2019 as an Audi spin-off, the first demo impresses The problem with most virtual reality experiences is that there’s a disconnect between the action you see on the screen and your movement (or more likely, stasis) in the real world. Omni-directional treadmills like the Inifnadeck and immersive experiences like The Void successfully map what you see to how you move, but until now there …
Tags: Gaming, Design, Disney, Tech, Ces, Vr, Virtual Reality, Audi, Avengers, Start-ups, CES 2019, Holoride


With 4K resolution, Pico’s latest stand-alone VR headset takes care of business

Pico Interactive, a popular VR headset manufacturer in China, is adding to its G2 line of business-focused VR headsets with the G2 4K, which is capable of rendering visuals in higher resolutions. The post appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Gaming, News, China, Trends, Vr, Virtual Reality, CES 2019, Pico Interactive


YouTube brings Coachella to the whole world again this year

Coachella is one of the biggest music festivals in the world but there’s still thousands of people left wishing they could go every year – So YouTube are bringing it to everyone. YouTube have confirmed that they are the exclusive live-streaming partner for one of America’s biggest popular music festivals; Coachella. The giant festival is renowned around the world for it’s giant scope and eclectic line-ups of the biggest artists all around the world as well as loads of underground favourites....
Tags: Video, Music, California, Youtube, US, America, Festival, Concert, Vr, Virtual Reality, Stream, Coachella, Google Cardboard, Exclusive, Gigs, Partnership


This headset gives your nose a VR experience too

I’ll give the guys at Feelreal a pass because the VR market is only growing, so we may have to wait a decent amount of time before multisensory VR headsets don’t look like someone glued a toaster to your face. Its bulky design aside, the Feelreal is an attachment that adds an olfactory element to your VR experience. Compatible with the Oculus Rift, Go, HTC Vive, Samsung Galaxy VR, and the Playstation VR, the Feelreal snaps to the bottom of the headset, sitting right in front of the nose. It th...
Tags: Gadgets, Design, Wearable, Vr, Headset, Smell, Product Design, Olfactory, AR / VR, Feelreal, Multisensorial, HTC Vive Samsung Galaxy VR


The best VR headsets of 2019

Virtual reality has finally gone mainstream, but how do you find the best VR headset for you? Check out a few of our favorites, whether you want the best of the best or a budget alternative for your mobile device. The post appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Trends, Computing, Vr, Virtual Reality, Htc Vive, Buying Guides, Vr Headset, Best Of Everything, Oculus Go


This 360 VR movie from inside a fireworks display is out of this world

New Year’s Eve is just around the corner, and I’m sure you’ll have a chance to watch some fireworks. But have you ever seen fireworks from the inside? Max Richter of Insta360 filmed an impressive 360 VR video that takes you right in the center of a fireworks display. Max writes that the video was […] The post This 360 VR movie from inside a fireworks display is out of this world appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Inspiration, Vr, Fireworks, Drone Video, Max, 360, Max Richter, Insta360, 360VR


Saxena: More Than a Tool, A.I. Must Be Used With Society in Mind

Manoj Saxena is bullish on artificial intelligence. As chairman of Austin, TX-based A.I. startup CognitiveScale and managing director of The Entrepreneur Fund, which makes investments in early-stage machine learning companies, Saxena believes A.I. can transform how we work and play—creating opportunities for business.But he’s also aware that the technology, if not used carefully, could end up hurting society. He’s one of the founding members of AI Global, an initiative with the goal of promotin...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Startups, Mobile, Cloud, Uber, Apps, Texas, Internet, Big Data, Funding, Trends, Tech, Investment, Web, Analytics


VR isn't just for gamers — here's how Audi, Lowe's and Macy's are using it to boost sales and employee training (M, WMT, AUDVF, LOW, UPS)

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence , Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here . Current subscribers can read the report here . Virtual reality (VR) offers immersive experiences in which users can hear, see, and interact with 360-degree digital environments using head-mounted displays (HMDs) and handheld motion devices. The technology has been historically associated with consumer-facing g...
Tags: Trends, Walmart, UPS, Vr, Macy, Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider Intelligence Business Insider, Macy 's Lowe, Audi Lowe, McLaren Automotive Walmart


ZSpace’s laptop brings education to life with its own 3D technology

The ZSpace laptop wants to overhaul education and training by offering affordable access to 3D mixed reality through a bespoke screen and glasses technology that is already supported by a wide array of applications. The post ZSpace’s laptop brings education to life with its own 3D technology appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Trends, Computing, Vr, Virtual Reality, 3D, Laptop, ZSpace


A majority of consumers expect VR to become a part of daily life (FB)

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. VR headsets are on pace to become more prominent in consumer's lives: On average across 11 markets, 65% of consumers expect that VR will become a part of daily life,   according to   a recent survey conducted by Facebook. For those who embrace it, VR can bring an added layer of convenience to daily life, from ga...
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Virtual reality gaming and the pursuit of “flow state”

Maggie Lane Contributor Share on Twitter Maggie Lane is a writer and producer of virtual reality experiences and covers the industry for various publications. More posts by this contributor Inside Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles VR Interview Experience Does Ready Player One reveal the future of VR? You need to stop procrastinating. Maybe it’s time for some… Bulletproof Coffee, M...
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When it comes to VR hardware, consumers are balancing price point and experience

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence,   click here. The virtual reality (VR) market is expected to rally in 2018 after seeing slow growth from 2016 to 2017. The uptick will be largely catalyzed by the emergence of the newest headset form factor, stand-alone VR headsets, which address some of the biggest pain points that have prohibited mainstream consumers from ad...
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Tony Hawk goes mobile

For three years, Tony Hawk has been conspicuously absent from the video store shelves. For most game developers, that’s little more than a blip between titles. When your name and face are attached to 16 titles in 15 years, however, everyone starts to notice when you’re gone. “It’s usually the first topic of discussion with me,” Hawk laughs. The first, that is, once the world’s most famous skateboarder’s identity has been firmly established. That question was finally answered this week w...
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Capture app saves money by 3D scanning objects using iPhone’s TrueDepth camera

Capture is a new iPhone app created by the Y Combinator-backed startup Standard Cyborg. It allows anyone to perform 3D scans of objects and share them with buddies. Here's how it works. The post Capture app saves money by 3D scanning objects using iPhone’s TrueDepth camera appeared first on Digital Trends.
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IMAX Officially Bails on VR Business

After investing in virtual reality experiences, IMAX has officially decided to cut its losses. In an SEC filing yesterday, the company revealed it’ll shutter its remaining three VR theaters—including its flagship location in Los Angeles—in early 2019 and write off “certain VR content investments.” Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Entertainment, Los Angeles, Vr, Virtual Reality, SEC, Imax, Lol Imax At Least You Tried


Listen up! White noise device may make VR motion sickness a thing of the past

A simple device that sends white noise vibrations to the inner ear could be all it takes to fix the long-running problem of nausea in virtual reality. The developers are now seeking FDA approval. The post Listen up! White noise device may make VR motion sickness a thing of the past appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Trends, Vr, Virtual Reality, Nausea, Fda, Htc Vive


Swim with whales at a mall as Dreamscape Immersive opens its first VR storefront

Dreamscape Immersive, the location-based virtual reality studio behind last year’s “Alien Zoo,” has opened its first storefront. Located on the second level of the Westfield Century City mall in Los Angeles, the venue reprises its intergalactic zoo tour as part of its lineup of original free-roaming VR adventures for visitors 10 and over. Titles also include the cinematic “Lavan’s Magic Projector: The Lost Pearl” and the oceanic “TheBlu: Deep Rescue,” but the experience begins before guests suit...
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