Augmented reality

Pact fitness app settles with FTC over unfair billing accusations

Pact fitness app settles with FTC over unfair billing accusations

11 minutes ago   |   SlashGear   |   2 articles

Fitness app Pact wants to help users reach fitness goals by using a cash incentive...or at least it says it wants to. The app works by charging users if they don't meet their...
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Apple presents 8 things to love about iPhone 8

Apple presents 8 things to love about iPhone 8

2 hours ago   |   Phone Arena   |   3 articles

While launching the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus in the US and around the world, today, Apple also released a short promo video presenting "8 things to love" about the two...
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Fox Sports VR improves Virtual Suite experience with 360-degree Skycam

Fox Sports VR improves Virtual Suite experience with 360-degree Skycam

2 hours ago   |   Digital Trends

Fox Sports is teaming up with LiveLike to cover the game through the free Fox Sports VR app. This time around, Fox is adding a 360-degree Skycam view of the action between...
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Microsoft's Immersive Augmented Reality initiative dealt another blow with Project Alloy cancellation

4 hours ago   |   WMPoweruser   |   6 articles

Today Intel confirmed that their Project Alloy “merged reality” initiative is dead, apparently shelved due to lack of interest from OEMs. What many appear to have forgotten is...
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Reggie Fils-Aime Says Nintendo "Dramatically Over-Delivered" On Switch Consoles At Launch

Reggie Fils-Aime Says Nintendo "Dramatically Over-Delivered" On Switch Consoles At Launch

5 hours ago   |   GeekTyrant

When it comes to the launch of the Nintendo Switch and the number of consoles that were available at launch, Reggie Fils-Aime believes Nintendo "Dramatically Over-Delievered...
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MSPoweruser Podcast 66: The Windows Store Gets Rebranded & Ford Loves HoloLens

5 hours ago   |   WMPoweruser   |   3 articles

It looks like the Windows Store is going to start changing very soon. There's also some more Mixed Reality talk this week, including the fixed version of the Mixed Reality PC...
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Intel kills its standalone Project Alloy VR headset, as PC-powered VR wins out

Intel kills its standalone Project Alloy VR headset, as PC-powered VR wins out

5 hours ago   |   PC World   |   6 articles

Intel has decided to halt development on its Project Alloy standalone VR headset, executives said, as a standalone headset proved to be no match for PC-powered VR. In August...
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Intel pulls the plug on Project Alloy all-in-one VR headset

5 hours ago   |   Liliputing   |   6 articles

About a year after introducing a new virtual reality system called Project Alloy, Intel is pulling the plug on the project. Well, kind of. Alloy headsets were supposed to be...
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How presence in VR is beneficial for human research

How presence in VR is beneficial for human research

5 hours ago   |   Gamasutra   |   3 articles

During VRDC 2017 in San Francisco today, head of virtual reality and game design at IBM Research Aldis Sipolins lead a discussion about what VR means for human research. ...
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Chromium Will Soon Let You Browse the Web in VR with a Daydream View Headset

6 hours ago   |   Linuxtoday   |   2 articles

It would appear that the Chromium team is working on a set of new virtual reality features for the web browser
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The iPhone 8 Debuts to Weak Demand, Uncertain Interest

The iPhone 8 Debuts to Weak Demand, Uncertain Interest

Apple's new iPhone 8 and 8 Plus went on sale today, to a muted, lukewarm response. The long lines that have characterized previous Apple launches were nowhere in evidence. Read more ...

Apple is falling on the first day the iPhone 8 is being sold

Apple is falling on the first day the iPhone 8 is being sold

Shares of Apple are down 1.69% to trade at $150.95 on the first day of availability for the new iPhone 8 and 8 Plus. Shares have been falling since the company announced... Read more ...

Tim Cook is ‘thrilled' with iPhone 8 sales, says Apple Watch LTE fix is coming

Tim Cook is ‘thrilled' with iPhone 8 sales, says Apple Watch LTE fix is coming

Apple last year decided to break a multi-year tradition when it opted not to release opening weekend sales figures for the iPhone 7. Similarly, there's a slim-to-none chance... Read more ...

London is open.except for Uber - Mayor Sadiq Khan says firm should ‘play by...

London is open.except for Uber - Mayor Sadiq Khan says firm should ‘play by the rules'

Uber has sensationally been stripped of it's London operating license , with TfL ruling that the ride-hailing app company will be barred from operating within the M25. The... Read more ...

Best Qi Wireless Chargers for Your iPhone 8 or iPhone X

Best Qi Wireless Chargers for Your iPhone 8 or iPhone X

Cut the cord for your iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X with a convenient wireless charger that supports the Qi standard. Read more ...

Best Chromebooks - September 2017

Best Chromebooks - September 2017

Word on the street has it that Google is preparing to announce a new Chromebook next month during its now-confirmed October 4 event. While exciting for a number of reasons, one... Read more ...

Google, Facebook and Twitter face proposed law regulating election ads

Google, Facebook and Twitter face proposed law regulating election ads

With Facebook making promises to address a lack of transparency regarding political ads, Google and Twitter are now under pressure, a new report said. Read more ...

Sometimes the internet is good - at least, to this 8-year-old girl who loves...

Sometimes the internet is good - at least, to this 8-year-old girl who loves bugs

As I hate bugs with every cell of my body, it's rare that a bug story makes me feel toasty inside. But thanks to Sophia Spencer, an 8-year-old girl who adores bugs, I'm... Read more ...

New Pokémon Ultra Sun and Moon trailer shows off surfing on a Mantine

New Pokémon Ultra Sun and Moon trailer shows off surfing on a Mantine

Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, the next iteration of the classic Pokémon series, comes with a couple of additions that have been showcased in the Pokémon Company's latest... Read more ...

There's a Red Dead Redemption 2 reveal coming, and it's big

There's a Red Dead Redemption 2 reveal coming, and it's big

After revealing Red Dead Redemption 2 nearly a year ago, Rockstar has been mostly silent about the game. We received some new screenshots back in May, along with the news that... Read more ...