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Oculus Rift down to £349, 500GB Xbox One S at a low £169 (UK)
Windows Central • Rich Edmonds
20 Changes Facebook Predicts For 2020: People, Technology, Commerce
Inc. • John Koetsier
Three-dimensional mechanical metamaterials with a twist
Science • M. Kadic, M. Wegener, T. Frenzel
Panel - Tours And Activities: A New Force In Distribution
Eye for Travel
HoloLens vs Mixed Reality headsets: The little differences
Windows Central • Zac Bowden
Artificial Intelligence Set To Boost Efficiency Of Solar & Wind
CleanTechnica • Joshua S. Hill
Hillary Clinton says the U.S. isn’t ready for the impact of AI
Daily Dot • Phillip Tracy
Reactive Content Will Get to Know You Intimately—Then Tell You the Perfect Story
Singularity Hub • Luke Carver
Japan is embracing nursing-care robots
The Economist • The Economist
Best SteamVR Games For Windows Mixed Reality
Windows Central • Cale Hunt
 
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Oculus Rift down to £349, 500GB Xbox One S at a low £169 (UK)
Windows CentralRich Edmonds
Gaming for less. The Oculus Rift (with six free titles) is currently listed on Amazon UK for just £349, which allows gamers to immerse themselves in another reality — a virtual one. If VR gaming isn't quite for you, the online retailer...
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Advertising Industry, Facebook Inc
20 Changes Facebook Predicts For 2020: People, Technology, Commerce
Inc.John Koetsier
There is probably no organization on the planet with a better understanding of what people are doing and thinking today than Facebook. Two billion global users is unprecedented scale, and it gives the social network incredible perspective on where we're going in...
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Robotics, Science
Three-dimensional mechanical metamaterials with a twist
ScienceM. Kadic, M. Wegener, T. Frenzel
In the classical picture of solid mechanics, deformation in response to stress is constrained owing to limitations on the degrees of freedom. For instance, when you push on a material, you do not expect it to twist in response. Frenzel et al....
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Facebook Inc, Google Inc
Panel - Tours And Activities: A New Force In Distribution
Eye for Travel
We were unable to load Disqus. If you are a moderator please see our troubleshooting guide. 0 commentsComments EyeforTravelCommunity Login Disqus Facebook Twitter Google 1 Recommend Recommended Discussion Recommended! Recommending means this is a discussion worth sharing. It gets shared to your...
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Virtual Reality
HoloLens vs Mixed Reality headsets: The little differences
Windows CentralZac Bowden
HoloLens and Mixed Reality headsets share the same Mixed Reality platform, but outside of the obvious AR/VR differences, there are some notable differences worth noting. Over the last week or so, I've been playing with the Microsoft HoloLens and a new Mixed...
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Cleantech, Renewable Energy
Artificial Intelligence Set To Boost Efficiency Of Solar & Wind
CleanTechnicaJoshua S. Hill
New research has posited that artificial intelligence will increasingly automate operations for the wind and solar industries, boosting their efficiencies in areas such as decision making and planning, condition monitoring, robotics, and inspections. The new position paper published this week by DNV...
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Artificial Intelligence, Robotics
Hillary Clinton says the U.S. isn’t ready for the impact of AI
Daily DotPhillip Tracy
It appears there’s one thing that keeps both Elon Musk and Hillary Clinton up at night: super-intelligent robots. The former secretary of state warned the U.S. is “totally unprepared” as it races “headfirst into a new era of artificial intelligence” that will...
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Virtual Reality
Reactive Content Will Get to Know You Intimately—Then Tell You the Perfect Story
Singularity HubLuke Carver
The best storytellers react to their audience. They look for smiles, signs of awe, or boredom; they simultaneously and skillfully read both the story and their sitters. Kevin Brooks, a seasoned storyteller working for Motorola’s Human Interface Labs, explains, “As the storyteller...
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Elder Care & Nursing Homes, Finance
Japan is embracing nursing-care robots
The EconomistThe Economist
AT SHINTOMI nursing home in Tokyo, men and women sit in a circle following exercise instructions before singing along to a famous children’s song, “Yuyake Koyake” (“The Glowing Sunset”). They shout out and clap enthusiastically even though the activities are being led,...
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Virtual Reality
Best SteamVR Games For Windows Mixed Reality
Windows CentralCale Hunt
Which SteamVR games actually work well with Windows Mixed Reality? Windows Mixed Reality has integrated with SteamVR, bringing us a completely new pool of content into which we can dive head first. Since it's mostly up to the developers whether or not...
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