The hugely popular game Pokémon GO uses Augmented Reality, or AR, which is one of the many forms of Virtual Reality. The differences are subtle, but one of the main distinctive features of AR is that it infuses or...
SoftBank-owned British semiconductor company, ARM, has unveiled its Cortex-A75 and other CPUs and GPUs for 2017. Of note is the fact that the unveiling comes on the eve of Computex, the computer expo held in Taiwan where OEMs will be showcasing...
Google announced on its blog tonight that four smartphone models that will get the latest Android Nougat update will also come equipped to handle Daydream VR applications. Google showcased four phones from Huawei (2 models), Asus and ZTE (one...
About two months ago, in February, Google Chrome brought in the experimental WebVR technology. Now, the company has extended WebVR support for Google Cardboard VR headsets. WebVR on Google Chrome is essentially something that websites need to enable to...
In early December 2016, we did a story on Bridge, a new augmented reality product from Occipital.It was the first product to try and fill the deep VR chasm that Apple's iOS users find themselves in, and brought in mixed reality...
Multiple sources now confirm that several Samsung and Moto devices will get the Android 7.0 Nougat update. Here's a list of devices by brand that should ideally get their full versions of Android 7.0 Nougat within the few weeks. It could...
The interest in alternate reality has helped spawn an array of technologies, some aimed at consumers and some at businesses and industries. Of these technologies, augmented and mixed reality appear to be the ones that will possibly go much further...
At yesterday's Windows 10 event, Microsoft made some major announcements. There's a new Windows 10 Update coming early 2017 with 3D tools, live streaming and a ton of other features for creators, and it will be called Creators Update.There was...
 Microsoft HoloLens is now available for buyers in Australia, Ireland, France, Germany, New Zealand and United Kingdom.The Hololens, which was unveiled at Microsoft’s headquarters in Redmond, Washington on January 21, 2015, is the Windows maker’s serious attempt at what...
Let's take a look under the hood and kick some tires on the Alcatel IDOL 4S that comes with Windows 10 Mobile out of the box. The smartphone also includes a virtual reality headset, and currently retails for $288...
Everybody's favorite Windows app, and one of the oldest - Microsoft Paint - is getting a Windows 10 facelift that will not only give it a new user interface, but also the ability to add 3D objects and paint on...
HTC is currently mulling over the idea of spinning off its Vive VR business. The company hasn’t been really doing well in the smartphone segment with the big players Apple and Samsung currently dominating the market. The Vive was developed by HTC...
Google has announced that it is launching a new standard in virtual reality cinematography, called VR180. Essentially a 180-degree variant of VR videos, the technology will be supported on cameras to be made by companies like LG, Lenovo and...
The VR headset market is getting thicker by the month, with Intel now showing off a brand new version of the headset it revealed back in August 2016. The new VR headset is a standalone device that doesn't require...
Apple is increasingly focusing its resources on creating something revolutionary in the domain of augmented reality, or AR, and CEO Tim Cook is clearly on a warpath to developing products that are worthy of the Apple brand.But there are...