Augmented reality and the rest
Last week I took the time to go to an IT trade show in Yerevan, Armenia and it almost brought tears to the eyes of a hardened cynical journalist. If you can believe that - and I know you won’t - here's some evidence to put you under my spell.
A much needed interface for virtual environments
Recently, a New York-based startup has emerged from the shadows and promises to give virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) users a much more natural alternative controller interface for their new headset toys than the proprietary ones emerging with each new device.
Other options superior for quality control, hazardous environments
A report from independent research and advisory firm Lux Research Inc. has identified Google Glass coming up short in many usage cases, with smart glasses like Sony’s SmartEyeglass and Osterhout Design Group’s R-7 better suited for the needs of industrial workers, customer service reps and quality control agents.
Augmented and virtual everything by 2020
New research suggests that the next big thing in technology will be augmented (AR) and virtual reality (VR).
Project XRAY is comic-book genius
For decades comics used to promise that for a tiny amount of cash you could amaze your family and friends with x-ray specs. Now it seems that Microsoft is finally delivering.
DDR3 for notebook likes