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Slow Android Wear Adoption Is Stifling Development
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Slow Android Wear Adoption Is Stifling Development

BY NERMIN HAJDARBEGOVIC – TECHNICAL EDITOR @ TOPTAL #Android #AndroidWear #Google #Wearable There is no diplomatic and professional way to put it: Android Wear is flopping; and it’s flopping quite badly. The smartwatch platform has been around for 18 months, yet the fact that it was introduced a few quarters before Apple rolled out its […]

Google Is Opening Up Its Virtual Reality Field Trips To Everyone
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Google Is Opening Up Its Virtual Reality Field Trips To Everyone

On the heels of Amazon’s entry into the learning materials market, Google also revealed to the knowledge of public a series of product announcements aimed at expanding the use of Google products and technologies in the classroom setting. At the ISTE conference, the company introduced a number of new tools for educators, ranging from a […]

Google’s VR App “Tilt Brush” Allows You To Enter Your Paintings
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Google’s VR App “Tilt Brush” Allows You To Enter Your Paintings

In a recent development technology giant Google has launched a unique virtual reality app for a VR headset called HTC Vive, that started shipping to consumers earlier this year. According to reports, Google’s new virtual reality app called the Tilt Brush is all about creating digital paintings, provided the fact that you have the availability […]

Nokia Technologies Partners With Disney To Film The Future of VR
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Nokia Technologies Partners With Disney To Film The Future of VR

Nokia Technologies today announced a partnership with Disney to explore the creation of virtual reality (VR) content in filmmaking using Nokia’s OZO, the world’s first VR camera, to film behind-the-scenes movie extras. As part of the agreement, Nokia will work with Disney to provide equipment and VR technologies to support the creation of special VR […]

Film Masterpiece: “Allumette” Debuts As First VR Narrative At The Tribeca Film Festival
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Film Masterpiece: “Allumette” Debuts As First VR Narrative At The Tribeca Film Festival

Allumette, the latest creation of Penrose Studios, a small startup comprised of Oculus Rift, DreamWorks and Pixar alumni including Eugene Chung, founder and CEO, who was previously Head of Film & Media at Oculus VR, debuts as the first virtual reality narrative at the Tribeca Film Festival. Six degrees of freedom is huge,” says Allumette […]

Huawei: China-based Manufacturer Unveils Gear VR-Style Headset Alongside P9 Flagship Series Smartphones
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Huawei: China-based Manufacturer Unveils Gear VR-Style Headset Alongside P9 Flagship Series Smartphones

Telecommunications giant Huawei expands its product line by launching its own virtual reality (VR) headset, the Huawei VR, alongside its recently announced P9 flagship, at an event in Shanghai, China. While the wearable device strongly resembles the design and functionality of the Samsung VR, the two aren’t necessarily going head-to-head. Huawei is going after the […]

First-ever Virtual Reality Operation Live-Streamed Worldwide
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First-ever Virtual Reality Operation Live-Streamed Worldwide

UK doctor turns the operating room into an immersive virtual reality (VR) experience using special cameras to live-stream a 360-degree view of a surgical procedure to users worldwide. Dr. Shafi Ahmed, a cancer surgeon at the Royal London Hospital, who is pioneering VR surgery, broadcast the first live surgery – in virtual reality April 14. […]

Use Solar Simulator For Developing An AR Solar System
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Use Solar Simulator For Developing An AR Solar System

There is hardly any doubt that augmented reality (AR) technology is growing at an unbelievable speed and hence all the legendary technology firms are trying to come up with innovative AR devices and apps in order to offer something new to users. In a recent development, a new Google app called Solar Simulator has come […]

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