Tag Archives: Digital media

15Jan/16

Virtual reality app blends social network into experience

Software company hopes to bring social interaction to the growing virtual reality industry. Sharon Reich has more. Continue reading

08Jan/16
Virtual reality technology gaming

Virtual reality technology captures imagination at CES 2016

China Central Television (CCTV)- Virtual reality (VR) technology captured the imagination of visitors at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) which opened in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Wednesday.
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03Aug/15

B&N Education’s anti-Amazon strategy

(Reuters Business Report) – Barnes and Noble Education making its debut on the New York Stock Exchange. The spinoff of the bookstore chain’s college bookstore business having a tough first day of trading. The stock, ticker BNED, under pressure.
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10Jul/15

Ellen Pao resigning as CEO of Reddit

Ellen Pao resigning as acting chief executive of Reddit.

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09Jul/15

Eye-tracking headset opens new worlds for disabled gamers

An eye-tracking virtual reality headset lets users interact with the environment just by looking at it. FOVE says its technology could not only revolutionise the gaming industry but have applications to help people with various disabilities interact with their surroundings.

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03Jul/15

Facebook to use lasers, satellites and drones to bring Internet to developing countries

USA (Next Media) – Mark Zuckerberg announced on Wednesday that Facebook is considering using lasers on drones and satellites to connect the next billion people to the internet.
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24May/15

Eye-tracking tech makes virtual reality hands-free

LONDON, ENGLAND, UK / JAPAN (REUTERS / FOVE) – The days of using your hands to play video games could be in the past.

Called FOVE, this headset uses advanced eye tracking to provide the wearer with an immersive and completely hands-free virtual reality.
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11Mar/15

Armed mugging of South African reporter caught on camera

A reporter is mugged in Johannesburg by two men, one armed with a gun, as he is about to start a live news bulletin about Zambian President Edgar Lungu’s hospital treatment.
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