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Hollywood Sees Virtual Reality as Game Changer, Study Finds

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) and National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE) have announced the findings of a joint virtual reality (VR) research study of content creators in the Hollywood community that paint a picture for the future of the nascent technology. The study is part of an ongoing multi-year partnership between the two organizations. The study, conducted through 16 ...

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Top OnePlus 2 Takes Shot at Rivals Galaxy S6, Xperia Z3+, LG G4

OnePlus 2 has been brimming with tech superiority that it can take on the challenge from the best smartphones in the market today as many have claimed that it would be a “flagship killer”. The flagship killer of 2016, OnePlus Two faces competition from competitors like Sony Xperia Z3+, Samsung Galaxy S6 and LG G4 among others and here is a look ...

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Google jumps big time into virtual reality race?

A team of engineers at Google is reportedly working to build a version of the Android operating system to power virtual-reality applications. The move comes on the heels of Facebook’s $2 billion purchase of Oculus VR. Wall Street Journal quoted “two people familiar with the project” as saying that Google has “tens of engineers” and other staff working on the ...

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German Hasso Plattner Institute Develops Teleporter ‘Scotty’, Just Like in Star Trek (Photos)

It was no longer confined to Star Trek to scan an object and ‘beam’ it to another location. German scientists from Hasso Plattner Institute have successfully developed a similar machine using 3D technology and transport material, if not humans for now. The new machine scans an object, destroys it, transmits over internet and rebuilds it at the destination using a ...

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How Microsoft HoloLens is Useful for Mars Surveillance?

The US space agency NASA has partnered with Microsoft in developing a wearable technology called Microsoft HoloLens that has been unveiled on Wednesday at Redmond by the tech giant but more than its use on Earth, it will be useful for scientists in Mars exploration. The NASA software OnSight developed by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena is already ...

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