The Future of Architecture Is in Virtual (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR)

8 months ago — Quick Read

Only 10 years ago, taking a virtual tour of a building only happened in science-fiction movies. But with the rise of technology, that is now not only possible but becoming...

VR improves balance in older people

8 months ago — Long Read

New Virtual Reality tech could help improve balance in older people. Computer Scientists at CAMERA have been investigating if VR technology can help prevent falls and concluded a range of...

MIT Device Promises to Hack Your Dreams

2 years ago — Long Read

A team of MIT Scientists are creating a device to hack your dreams so you can experience everything from flying to singing.

Walk inside a plant cell or glide over a coral reef: three ways virtual reality is revolutionising teaching

3 years ago — Quick Read

You’ve probably heard how Virtual Reality (VR) is going to change everything: the way we work, the way we live, the way we play. Still, for every truly transformative technology,...

A dystopian game from MIT is giving you control of a real person this Halloween

3 years ago — Quick Read

The creepiest event this Halloween could be a online social experiment hosted by researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Disney create ‘Force Jacket’ for when you need a virtual hug

4 years ago — Quick Read

Disney might be best known for Star Wars but its R&D wing - Disney Research - has just unveiled first real-world mastery of the force - the "Force Jacket". The...