Friday, June 5, 2020

Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality
Designer Alice Temperley poses backstage following her show at London Fashion Week in London

Virtual or Real? Fashion World Split over Digital Supermodels

By Marie-Louise Gumuchian and Alicia Powell LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) The three women gazing into the camera in an advert for French luxury label Balmain look...
Cast member Winfrey poses at the premiere of "A Wrinkle in Time" in Los Angeles

Oprah, John Legend Voice ‘Madagascar’ Director’s VR Passion Project

By Hanna Rantala VENICE, Italy (Reuters)  It's been around for decades, but, unlike regular 3D, virtual reality (VR) has yet to make a big impact in...
Virtual reality may help cure fear of heights

Virtual Reality May Help Cure Fear of Heights

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health) A virtual reality program may work at least as well as one-on-one therapy to help people overcome a fear of...
John Hanke, of Niantic Labs, speaks during 2016 TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco, California

Pokemon Go Creator Plans to Sell The Tech behind Its Games

By Stephen Nellis (Reuters) Niantic Labs, the Google Inc-backed startup behind the popular Pokemon Go game, is planning to sell the technology that powers its...
The main entrance to a Walmart store is pictured in Sao Paulo

Walmart Rolls Out 3D Virtual Online Shopping

(Reuters)  Walmart Inc said late Wednesday it is introducing a 3D virtual shopping tour on its website that would help customers browse and choose items...
People line up at the Oculus booth at the E3 Electronic Expo in Los Angeles

U.S. Court Halves $500 Million Verdict in Facebook Virtual Reality Lawsuit

(Reuters) A federal court in Dallas on Wednesday halved the $500 million verdict that a jury ordered Facebook Inc, its virtual reality unit Oculus,...