Apple VR enables the use of your fingers as 3D controllers

Apple VR enables the use of your fingers as 3D controllers

The patent also contains a diagram, which gives us an idea about how the tech going to work.Credits: US Patent & Trademark OfficeAccording to the above image, we can get a basic idea that how the newest technology of apple going to work.

Microsoft Wins $22B Deal To Supply US Army With HoloLens AR Glasses

Microsoft Wins $22B Deal To Supply US Army With HoloLens AR Glasses

It's a supply contract potentially worth $21.9 billion over the next 10 years, Microsoft confirmed to CNBC .In its press release, the US Army confirmed its order of HoloLens AR headsets for its infantry and stated that the program is aimed "to deliver next-generation night vision and situational awareness capabilities to the Close Combat Force (CCF) at the speed of relevance."

New Dev Tool Brings Automation to Code Changes

New Dev Tool Brings Automation to Code Changes

Sourcegraph on Wednesday launched Batch Changes, an automated internal coding tool that allows enterprises to automate and track large-scale code changes across all repositories and code hosts.

Ubuntu Core 20 Brings Better Industrial IoT Control

Ubuntu Core 20 Brings Better Industrial IoT Control

Canonical on Feb. 2 made available Ubuntu Core 20, a minimal, containerized version of Ubuntu 20.04 LTS for Internet of Things (IoT) devices and embedded systems.

Nvidia + Arm: The Challenges of Building a New Type of Tech Company

Nvidia + Arm: The Challenges of Building a New Type of Tech Company

Nvidia is in the process of working through regulatory approvals to buy Arm from SoftBank -- a technology holding company with mixed success husbanding its acquisitions.

PlayStation’s Jim Ryan: ‘We’re making a completely new VR format for PS5’

PlayStation’s Jim Ryan: ‘We’re making a completely new VR format for PS5’

We’re very excited by it and we think that people who are going to make VR games for our new VR system are going to be very excited too.

It's Time to Consider 3D Printed Homes

It's Time to Consider 3D Printed Homes

Last week I was on a panel discussing how 3D printed home building could help emerging countries more rapidly deal with homeless issues, reduce the discrepancies between the poor and rich, and create a more sustainable future.Let's talk about 3D printed homes, and we'll close with my product of the week, the ARM-based HP Elite Folio.

DecaGear 1: Development update January 2021

DecaGear 1: Development update January 2021

Finger tracking, pressure sensing gripping and DecaMove are all being supported by SteamVR directly – out of the box, Deca SDK will be needed for facial tracking only and we will send it soon, alongside the DecaGear development edition, to game developers for adding quick support.

Opera Beyond Creates Virtual Theater With Varjo and the FNOB

Opera Beyond Creates Virtual Theater With Varjo and the FNOB

At a time when collaborative projects are more difficult than ever, the Finnish National Opera and Ballet (FNOB) is using Varjo technology to explore the fast-moving world of virtual theater production.

How Is Virtual Reality Changing Animation?

How Is Virtual Reality Changing Animation?

While many creators are already using VR tools for skill-intensive and time-consuming tasks, it is believed that virtual reality will soon take the world of animation into new realms.As virtual reality technology evolves, we can expect more intuitive user interfaces in the future.

Russian farm trials VR cow headsets to increase milk production

Russian farm trials VR cow headsets to increase milk production

Cows in VR goggles Employees of one of the largest farms in the Moscow Region, together with IT experts, have reportedly conducted an experiment, having studied the effect of VR, and developed a prototype VR cow headsets for cows with the aim to improve emotional state and increase milk production as a result.

AI's Potential to Manage the Supply Chain

AI's Potential to Manage the Supply Chain

That dynamic was not predicted, and supply chains needed time to adjust, explained Haq. Another reason is the pressure to please pre-pandemic consumer expectations, according to Harish Iyer, vice president of industry and solutions at Kinaxis.

Miranda: A Steam Punk VR Experience

Miranda: A Steam Punk VR Experience

LUMA, the country’s premier festival for art, technology and narrative will headline its 2020 edition with a first-of-its-kind event: a fully immersive musical theater VR experience featuring live motion-capture performance during every showtime.

KERI creates a super-high-resolution nano display based on the 3D printing close to virtual reality

KERI creates a super-high-resolution nano display based on the 3D printing close to virtual reality

A team led by Dr. Jaeyeon Pyo and Dr. Seung Kwon Seol at Nano Hybrid Technology Research Center of Korea Electrotechnology Research Institute (KERI), a government-funded research institute under National Research Council of Science & Technology (NST) of the Ministry of Science and ICT (MSIT), developed a 'nanophotonic 3D printing technology' allowing the production of super-high-resolution display devices with high-density integration of nanoscale pixels based on the 3D layout for the first time in the world.

Apple Reveals New Watches, Muscular Tablet at Online Event

Apple Reveals New Watches, Muscular Tablet at Online Event

Kevin Krewell, a principal analyst with Tirias Research, maintained Apple is taking its smart watch to the next level in fitness and health with the Series 6 line.

Oculus Quest 2 delivers standalone VR with sharper 90Hz screens for $299

Oculus Quest 2 delivers standalone VR with sharper 90Hz screens for $299

Facebook says that extra battery will double the Quest 2’s runtime, and act as a counterweight to balance the whole contraption on your head.The company says it’ll stop selling the Rift S in the spring, and it’ll focus on the Quest 2 as its flagship device for the next year.

Oculus Quest 2 Leaks Point To A Truly Next-gen VR Experience

Oculus Quest 2 Leaks Point To A Truly Next-gen VR Experience

Despite no official word from Oculus, it seems each week there’s yet more speculation about Oculus releasing an update about their refresh of the popular Quest standalone headset.We’ve seen supposed renders of what the product will look like and some questionable rumours about what sorts of upgrades are on the cards.

‘Interactive entertainment is the standard bearer of the entertainment business’

‘Interactive entertainment is the standard bearer of the entertainment business’

In a wide-ranging interview last week, Zelnick said that video games are now "the standard bearer of the entertainment business," expressed considerable skepticism about the prospects for cloud gaming, urged caution on Microsoft's new subscription and installment pricing plans, and explained why Red Dead Redemption is like an '80s boy band.

AR/VR in the Supply Chain – the Way of the Future

AR/VR in the Supply Chain – the Way of the Future

This is more than encouraging for other industries managing stocks, especially warehouses, production facilities and distribution companies.Thus, AR/VR in the supply chain is one of the most efficient ways of getting the most of big data, such as inventory movement, customer demand and market trends.

25-Year Anniversary: How Windows 95 Forever Changed Personal Computing

25-Year Anniversary: How Windows 95 Forever Changed Personal Computing

From the standpoint of lines and demand, nothing that preceded the product even came close, and even after the launch, only Apple has been able to drive the same level of excitement -- but not for an operating system, only for complete hardware.

Facebook and Sony ramp up output of gaming devices

Facebook and Sony ramp up output of gaming devices

Facebook's Oculus, the global leading provider of virtual reality headsets by market share, is eyeing growth of at least 50% from a year ago for its latest version of head-mounted VR devices, pushing production to 2 million units, sources said.

Creators of Fashionable PPE Join Forces for Good

Creators of Fashionable PPE Join Forces for Good

In the midst of the global Covid-19 pandemic this spring, entrepreneurs Rebecca Cahua and Vivian Qu joined forces, skills, and teams to create and bring to production an innovative new product -- the O2 Nano Mask, a reuseable nanofiltration mask that combines a high level of filtration with unique breathability and comfort.

From Hobby to Career Path: Tech-Savvy HS Sophomore Learns by Doing

From Hobby to Career Path: Tech-Savvy HS Sophomore Learns by Doing

What started out as a 13-year-old's hobby to feed his passion for technology has turned into a business for Skyler Ficklin, operator of the QuitZoom website and iSkyler YouTube video channel.

VR and AR devices at 1/100 the cost and 1/10,000 the thickness in the works

VR and AR devices at 1/100 the cost and 1/10,000 the thickness in the works

Recently, a South Korean research team developed moldable nanomaterials and a printing technology using metamaterials, allowing the commercialization of inexpensive and thin VR and AR devices.Professor Rho, who led the research, stated, "This one-step printing technology of nanomaterials allows the fabrication of metamaterials over 100 times faster than the conventional electron beam lithography."

3 Improvements the COVID-19 Pandemic May Force

3 Improvements the COVID-19 Pandemic May Force

Those of us who do should find ourselves in a world with far less travel --resulting in far less pollution, by the way; far more robots doing things that otherwise would put humans at risk; and more automated manufacturers that should be able to build far more highly customized products.

Lance Jackson Has Lost Nearly 100 Pounds Through Lifestyle Changes that Include VR Fitness

Lance Jackson Has Lost Nearly 100 Pounds Through Lifestyle Changes that Include VR Fitness

He points out that weight loss and improvement to one’s overall health and fitness are great motivational aspects of VR exercise, but he reminds people to listen to their body and take breaks when necessary.In 2017, Jackson sought options for weight loss and better overall health because he had a reason.

Ubuntu 'Focal Fossa' Homes In on Enterprise Security

Ubuntu 'Focal Fossa' Homes In on Enterprise Security

"We've partnered with the Canonical team to think of new ways to solve the security challenges of tomorrow and are excited that Ubuntu 20.04 LTS is now available," said Nelly Porter, lead product manager at Google Cloud.

Pimax Interview – An Indie Company’s Effort to Push VR Forward

Pimax Interview – An Indie Company’s Effort to Push VR Forward

And we've been experimenting with faster, you know, with the new version of BrainWarp, we hope to achieve stable refresh rates that are fast and once we do, we'll release them for free updates, just like we have on the older headsets.

COVID-19 and the Bleak Outlook for the Tech Supply Chain

COVID-19 and the Bleak Outlook for the Tech Supply Chain

The coronavirus impact could hit global supply chains for all products in mid-March, and force thousands of companies to slow down or even temporarily shut assembly and manufacturing plants in Europe and the United States, The Harvard Business Review predicted last week.

Watch a Mother Reunite With Her Deceased Child in VR

Watch a Mother Reunite With Her Deceased Child in VR

Rather than letting startups offer the public the chance to interact with virtual versions of their dead loved ones — undoubtedly at a cost — maybe we can make the technology available only to people who’ve submitted to a screening with a psychologist.