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AR & VR Market report provides in-depth analysis on development of virtual advertisement on television & how it expanded its applications in gaming and entertainment.
The industry's most prestigious awards are now accepting submissions for 2015. Winners will be announced at next year's RFID Journal LIVE! event, to be held on Apr.
New invention - The freedom to move directly to any desired position At a soft touch with the finger.
- LD Micro Conference held December 2nd - 4th in Los Angeles ROCHESTER, N.Y., Nov.
Tech pioneer KOOM VR today announced the company will begin accepting orders for the NOON virtual reality (VR) headset on December 1, in time for the holiday gift giving season.
It's here! Featuring Accurate Control Loading and Haptic Feedback for Flight Simulation and Training. VICTORIA, Nov. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Iris Dynamics Ltd.
The hot air balloons being used as part of Project Loon, the Google initiative to bring high-speed Internet access to remote regions of the planet, can now fly 10 times longer than they did in 2013, with some remaining airborne for over 100 days.
A Georgia Institute of Technology researcher has devised an alternative method to the Turing Test that relies not on its ability to converse, but on its ability to create a convincing story, poem or painting.
Upside Business Consultants is offering a new Mobile Usability Website Assessment service to help clients improve mobile ranking signals to Google.
Virtual reality (also known as immersive multimedia) is a computer-simulated environment that mocks or simulates real-world environments, as well as simulates physical presences in real or imagined worlds. VR technology has traditionally been a virtual sight- and perhaps sound-based experience, but has the potential to recreate other sensory experiences, such as virtual taste, smell, and even touch. As for touch (haptic technology), some systems have already included such experiences in...
Wearable technology, which includes wearable devices, tech togs, and fashionable electronics, consists of articles of clothing and/or accessories that incorporate computer and advanced electronic technologies. Designs often incorporate practical functions and features, but may also have a purely critical or aesthetic agenda. Today, wearable devices are exploding onto the market, with everything from smart glasses (Google Glass) to smart watches (Samsung Galaxy Gear) on the rise. As for...
The graphics tablet or digitizer is a device that lets the user input hand drawn images, graphics, text, or hand written signatures into a computer. This device may also be used to trace an image by securing it to the face of the device and tracing it onto the tablet. The device has a flat surface where the user draws or traces an image by using a pen-like drawing tool called a stylus. The image itself is usually not shown on the screen of the tablet, but displayed on the computer monitor...
A wiki is simply a website that allows the users to create and edit any number of interlinked web pages through a simplified markup language. They are often powered with wiki software and used to collaborative wiki websites, power community websites, for note taking, and in knowledge management systems. Some wikis serve specific purpose while others are more of an open content format. Wiki, meaning fast in Hawaiian, was first created by Ward Cunningham who developed WikiWikiWeb. Wikis...
In relation to computing, a mouse is a pointing device that operates by detecting two-dimensional motion that is relative to the surface that supports it. Typically a mouse is an object held under the user's hand. It may have one or more buttons or wheels which allow the user to perform operations or other features that provide more control or dimensional input. The mouse's motion generally translates into the motion of a cursor on a display. The first mouse prototype was invented in 1963...
- An imitative word; an onomatopoetic word.