The history of virtual reality

A fascinating look at the history of virtual reality

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Tech trends from CES 1/2016

All three areas that were “hot” this year at CES this year: robots, drones, and virtual reality – are a subset of the larger trend of artificial intelligence.

www.indestry.com/blog/2016/1/7/the-forgotten-ancestors-of-virtual-reality

 

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Fewer than 1% of computers in the world can run virtual reality programs

…and the problem is that sub standard graphics display in a VR headset (the kind you might get with a computer that can’t handle the graphics) can easily make you queasy, dizzy, or sick.

Read more at Business Insider.

 

 

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Kayak for 3D Printing “3DPrintler” Turns Down 7-Figure Investment Offer

What an great idea! With the plethora of 3D printing services popping up, instead of having to upload a model to each, choose the materials and do a price comparison – this is brilliant. Of course 3D printing isn’t generic though, if you’re not printing on the same machine / resolution and quality. Still, what a fabulous idea.

Read more at 3D Printing Industry.

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Getting away from it all

Every flight attendant’s dream! Rows of people completely immersed in being somewhere else :)

Read more at Tech Crunch

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