It is no secret that we are seeing robotics and virtual reality race to mass adoption at break neck speed. What we are witnessing, at a now extraordinary pace of progress, is the mass democratization of virtual reality and robot technology. In the past, we would celebrate new technology and the new capabilities it offered … More Sending Robots to School in Virtual Reality
User experience designers refer to the uncomfortable barriers between a product and the users full enjoyment and realization of it as friction. From the moment you open the box, the Oculus Rift produces a lot of friction. You have to purchase a premium PC, you have to tether the Rift to the PC, and your … More Oculus Owns The Current Wave of Virtual Reality, But What About the Future?
The “Big Data” movement feels stalled. A Google search for “Big Data is dead” produces a lot of, well, data about the topic. What started as a noble idea, to capture all of the moving parts of our digital ecosystem and capture them as data points in a model to produce insights, turned into … More Can Virtual Reality Rescue Big Data?
The web has become one of the most important fixtures of our daily lives, but for all of its innovation, its still very flat and two dimensional. It carries a tremendous amount of text for us to read and sift through on “pages”, a term borrowed from the now antiquated age of books. We … More The Web of the Future Just Showed Up, and It Would Like You to Take a Peek
The forces of cloud, mobile, and virtual reality seem on a collision course. In its current form, the only thing a PC has over a mobile computing device or phone is the display. With the advent of fast wifi, cheap cloud storage and cloud processing, the box on our desk no longer has speed, memory or processing … More The Mobile Display of the Future : Exciting Implications For Home and Work