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Facebook Expands to Enable 360 Photos in News Feeds
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Facebook Expands to Enable 360 Photos in News Feeds

Earlier last week, Oculus announced a handful of new changes to Gear VR, its mobile headset for Samsung phones, along with one big new Facebook feature created with virtual reality (VR) in mind: the arrival of 360-degree photo capability in Facebook’s News Feed. Soon, anyone will be able to upload 360-degree photos to Facebook’s News […]

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 […]

The Psychology of Wearables and Wearable Technology
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The Psychology of Wearables and Wearable Technology

In recent years we’ve seen new, disruptive innovations in the world of wearable technology; advances that will potentially transform life, business, and the global economy. Products like Google Glass, Apple Watch, and Oculus Rift promise not only to change the way we approach information, but also our long established patterns of social interaction. Indeed, we […]

Google and NASA Partner to Explore Quantum Computing With the D-Wave 2X
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Google and NASA Partner to Explore Quantum Computing With the D-Wave 2X

Google and NASA partner to explore quantum computing using D-wave 2X technology. Although the concept of quantum computing has been around since the early 1980’s, the emergence of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) is revamping modern research and the computing industry. According to recent reports, Google and NASA have been studying […]

Six Flags and Samsung Partner to Launch First VR Roller Coaster
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Six Flags and Samsung Partner to Launch First VR Roller Coaster

Looking for gut-wrenching thrills and excitement this summer? Pack your bags and head to Six Flags Theme Parks for the most ultimate virtual reality (VR) immersion experience this season has to offer. Thanks to a partnership between Six Flags Entertainment Corporation and Samsung Electronics America, you and your family can now experience unique thrills and […]

Virtual Reality and Gaming: The Immersion Experience
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Virtual Reality and Gaming: The Immersion Experience

Since its early introduction, virtual reality (VR) has changed the way consumers experience the world around them. Although VR isn’t a new concept, the evolution of gaming gear add-ons, such as Facebook’s Oculus Rift, has achieved a newer, higher level of user immersion aimed at revolutionizing the total gaming and video experience. VR developers are […]

Understanding the Internet of Things (IoT)
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Understanding the Internet of Things (IoT)

Defining The Internet of Things (IoT) The Internet of Things (IoT) is a system of interrelated computing devices, mechanical and digital machines, objects and people or animals that are provided with unique identifiers and the ability to transfer data over a network without requiring human-to-human or human-to-computer interaction. IoT is an emerging technology domain which […]

Business Intelligence: Innovations in Healthcare Informatics
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Business Intelligence: Innovations in Healthcare Informatics

The recent emergence of Cloud Business Intelligence (BI) Software in healthcare now provides medical professionals with enhanced networking capabilities and advanced healthcare informatics capabilities that were once previously costly and time-consuming. Providers looking to build a new medical or dental practice can benefit greatly from BI technology and healthcare informatics. Cloud-based software eliminates the need […]

San Diego Gas & Electric Embraces Augmented Reality & IoT
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San Diego Gas & Electric Embraces Augmented Reality & IoT

It’s not only the grid infrastructure that’s being refurbished to accommodate the change in technology, the equipment for keeping tabs on the grid is equally getting overhauled. San Diego Gas & Electric became the first United States facility to be permitted to use drones on monitoring transmission lines. Supposing federal regulators establish clear rules for […]

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