Virtual Reality

Apple’s board of directors reportedly tried out its upcoming AR / VR headset

Apple’s board of directors reportedly tried out its upcoming AR / VR headset

Apple showed a mixed reality headset capable of both augmented and virtual reality to its board of directors last week and has engineers hard at work on an operating system for the device, according to a report from Bloomberg. The story notes that while this doesn’t necessarily mean we’ll see a headset announced at WWDC …

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How the EuroLeague and Turkish Airlines are using VR to change the basketball experience at the Final Four

How the EuroLeague and Turkish Airlines are using VR to change the basketball experience at the Final Four

This weekend sees the four best basketball teams in Europe compete in the season finale of the continent’s premier club competition – the Turkish Airlines Final Four. This year’s event will be very different to 12 months ago, when Turkey’s Anadolu Efes Istanbul won their first championship in front of empty stands at the Lanxess …

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From VR To Vibrators, Video Game Sex Tech Now Has Infinite Possibilities

From VR To Vibrators, Video Game Sex Tech Now Has Infinite Possibilities

In 2002, games journalist and researcher Jane Pinckard used the Trance Vibrator — a USB accessory that would vibe in time with the music of the trippy PS2 shooter Rez — to masturbate. In her now-classic blog, Pinckard lauded the game’s dripping colours and transportive sounds, but found the physical sensations generated by the Trance …

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Science fiction versus (virtual) reality; getting your tech stack priorities straight

Science fiction versus (virtual) reality; getting your tech stack priorities straight

From yesterday’s ground-breaking AI innovations to tomorrow’s Metaverse, technology is advancing at a never-before-seen rate With new developments fighting for priority in today’s modern tech stack, the challenge for leaders is to identify what advancements are relevant today and which are still in the realms of fiction for the foreseeable future. First on the agenda; …

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Historic Pittsburgh murals refreshed with new art, virtual reality, and more | Visual Art | Pittsburgh

Historic Pittsburgh murals refreshed with new art, virtual reality, and more | Visual Art | Pittsburgh

click to enlarge Photo: Rob Long-Clear Story “Mary, Queen of Croatia” by Maxo Vanka Croatian-American muralist Maksimilijan “Maxo” Vanka used the walls of St. Nicholas Croatian Catholic Church as a canvas, forever making the Millvale space a place of both worship and artistic inspiration. The unusual location, …

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