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VR Headset Accessories Revolutionary new glove lets you actually feel virtual reality

VR Headset Accessories Revolutionary new glove lets you actually feel virtual reality

Chris Taylor, a self-professed virtual reality junkie based in Atlanta, has given enough demonstrations of VR tech to keep seeing the same thing happen over and over. The user straps on the headset. It’s their first introduction to playing in a computer generated virtual world that they’re now seeing unfold all around them. Ok, they […]

Future of programming languages

Future of programming languages

The world of programming has delivered several amazing boons to the world of computing over the years. Well, trends of programming are changing and the languages are still evolving. Certain speculations are evident among the experts regarding the future of programming languages. While a section of the experts reveals that the binary codes will come […]

Facebook’s top VR researcher explains why augmented reality is the future

Facebook’s top VR researcher explains why augmented reality is the future

Augmented reality is the future because it’s a lot more socially acceptable than virtual reality. That was the surprising message from Chief Oculus Scientist Michael Abrash at F8. During his portion of the keynote, when many in attendance may have suspected he would dive more deeply into Oculus’ latest virtual reality advancements, Abrash instead laid […]

Disney experiment lets you catch real objects in virtual reality

Disney experiment lets you catch real objects in virtual reality

We’re still getting used to the immersive magic virtual reality offers, but a new experiment from Disney Research pushes the technology into another realm: interaction with real objects while in VR. A demonstration of the experiment was revealed on Monday via video (below) that shows a VR headset wearer accurately catching a real ball thrown […]

6 Ways to Improve Long-Scroll Mobile Websites

6 Ways to Improve Long-Scroll Mobile Websites

n this fast-evolving digital world, a designer’s aim is to help the user save their valuable time by simplifying user experiences. The more simplified your design is, the more conversions you can expect, and since we currently exist in an era where mobile devices own the majority share of the market, this can sometimes be […]

Want to use Google, kid? Now there’s an app for that

Want to use Google, kid? Now there’s an app for that

The tech giant is opening up its many online services to kids under 13 with a new tool called Family Link: an app that lets parents carefully manage the content on their kids’ devices. It marks one of the first attempts by a major tech company to directly address the reality of kids using tech […]

Microsoft is shuttering its social network Socl, and yes, Microsoft actually had a social network

Microsoft is shuttering its social network Socl, and yes, Microsoft actually had a social network

Microsoft took one last, loving look at Socl—their old social network you forgot about, that’s been sitting in the corner, curled up on top of an old Zune blanket—and decided it was time to accept fate, just be happy for the time they had together, and set Socl free, letting it go quietly and peacefully. […]