Virtual reality

VR game may reduce pain while drawing blood

VR game may reduce pain while drawing blood

For the study, published in the Journal of Pediatric Psychology, the researchers recruited patients, ages 10 to 21 years, the patient's caregiver and the phlebotomist in the outpatient blood draw clinic.

Nov 09, 2017, 17:11 PM IST

Jio set to launch its own VR app in 2018

Jio is hoping to collaborate with experts at Birmingham City University in England.

Nov 09, 2017, 13:12 PM IST
50% of TV viewing in 2020 to go mobile: Ericsson

50% of TV viewing in 2020 to go mobile: Ericsson

Approximately 70 per cent of consumers now watch videos on a smartphone -- double the amount from 2012, the findings showed.

Oct 09, 2017, 13:55 PM IST
Microsoft acquires virtual reality platform AltspaceVR

Microsoft acquires virtual reality platform AltspaceVR

According to him, on October 17, Windows Mixed Reality fans can enjoy more than 20,000 apps in the Microsoft Store.

Oct 04, 2017, 10:25 AM IST
Microsoft pushes AR/VR features with October Windows 10 update

Microsoft pushes AR/VR features with October Windows 10 update

Microsoft is set to update its flagship operating system to enable the latest generation of Windows 10 hardware devices and software to tap augmented and virtual reality, among a range of new features, executives said on Friday.

Sep 01, 2017, 19:05 PM IST
Faster Intel Core X-series processors available from August 28

Faster Intel Core X-series processors available from August 28

Gamers can experience up to 30 per cent faster extreme mega-tasking for gaming over the previous generation.

Aug 08, 2017, 14:45 PM IST
Asus Zenfone AR Review: Your first date with Google Tango and Daydream

Asus Zenfone AR Review: Your first date with Google Tango and Daydream

The Rs 49,999 smartphone sports top-notch specifications like Snapdragon 821 chipset, a whopping 8GB RAM and 23MP "TriTec" camera at rear.

Jul 29, 2017, 12:45 PM IST
Facebook drops price of its VR hardware again

Facebook drops price of its VR hardware again

After a price drop in March, Facebooks Oculus Rift virtual reality (VR) hardware is getting a cumulative $400 drop for the summer, months before Oculus` big event in autumn.

Jul 11, 2017, 11:48 AM IST
ASUS likely to launch ZenFone AR in mid-July

ASUS likely to launch ZenFone AR in mid-July

ASUS took to its Facebook and Twitter pages on Wednesday to post a video of ZenFone AR

Jun 28, 2017, 16:38 PM IST
Samsung speeds up Virtual Reality business in United States

Samsung speeds up Virtual Reality business in United States

Samsung has been tapping deeper into the VR business, kicking off the Global Virtual Reality Association, along with other major tech giants, including Google Inc and Facebook-owned Oculus VR.

Jun 24, 2017, 16:57 PM IST
Sony fires at Xbox with arsenal of big PS4 games

Sony fires at Xbox with arsenal of big PS4 games

Sony on Monday showed off rich, action-packed new PlayStation 4 video games, some for virtual reality, as it defended its crown as the top-selling new-generation console.

Jun 13, 2017, 12:27 PM IST
Google's Daydream View VR headset now in India; available on Flipkart at Rs 6,499

Google's Daydream View VR headset now in India; available on Flipkart at Rs 6,499

Google on Monday launched its "Daydream View" virtual reality (VR) headset and controller in India which will be available on Flipkart for Rs 6,499.

Jun 12, 2017, 13:35 PM IST
We are designing technologies for next 10-30 years: HP Inc

We are designing technologies for next 10-30 years: HP Inc

HP Labs is working with anthropologists and sociologists to design future products.

May 31, 2017, 15:06 PM IST
Citrix Cloud services on Microsoft Azure helping firms transform: Nadella

Citrix Cloud services on Microsoft Azure helping firms transform: Nadella

Microsoft and Citrix have partnered for over 25 years on remote desktop devices and have nearly 230,000 joint customers and millions of users that rely on their joint solutions.
 

May 24, 2017, 11:16 AM IST

Indian IT industry rightly should be in panic: Rajat Gupta

The Indian IT industry "rightly" should be in "panic" mode as it has not kept pace with the fast-changing innovation, India-born former McKinsey head Rajat Gupta has said.

May 18, 2017, 12:02 PM IST

Feature phones are not dead, it's too early to write an obituary

Global feature phone shipments reached 396 million units in 2016, and account for 21 per cent of all the mobile phones shipped in the year.

May 18, 2017, 11:14 AM IST
Will Apple be around in 2075? Ask IBM

Will Apple be around in 2075? Ask IBM

The origin of New York-based global technology company International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) dates back to 1911, easily making it the longest-surviving tech firm till date.

Apr 19, 2017, 12:15 PM IST
'India's mobile gaming market to cross $400 million by 2022'

'India's mobile gaming market to cross $400 million by 2022'

India's mobile gaming market is poised to top USD 400 million by 2022, driven by growing adoption of freemium and virtual reality games in the coming years, a report has said.

Feb 05, 2017, 18:46 PM IST
Facebook, Oculus to pay $500 mn in VR lawsuit

Facebook, Oculus to pay $500 mn in VR lawsuit

A US court has ordered Facebook`s virtual reality subsidiary Oculus and its executives to pay game developer ZeniMax Media $500 million in damages over copyright infringement and violation of non-disclosure agreement.

Feb 02, 2017, 11:55 AM IST
Consumer Electronics Show 2017: Major launches so far

Consumer Electronics Show 2017: Major launches so far

With the world`s biggest annual electronics event -- Consumer Electronics Show(CES-2017) -- commenced, people are seeing a large range of Artificial Intelligence (AI) devices, robots and self-driving cars open a new window to the future of our increasingly technology-driven world.

Jan 07, 2017, 07:18 AM IST