Year: 2016

2016: The Year Virtual Reality Shifted Toward Reality

2016: The Year Virtual Reality Shifted Toward Reality I attended VRX in San Francisco a couple of weeks ago. This business-oriented event was well-attended for a local event (in string of international events). Big sponsors, including Intel and AMD brought experiences to the floor, and top-notch speakers discussed business and entertainment applications. I spoke on a panel.

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How to Solve the VR model problem

The VR model problem VR has a problem. Much current content is simply a 360-degree video. For those producing 360-video, I know the production of these experiences is anything but simple. That said, there is little complexity in 360-video, which means the participant doesn’t play much more than observer. Perhaps a participant can guide a path.

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Can A Global Gig Economy Save Refugees Through Distributed Work?

Can A Global Gig Economy Save Refugees Through Distributed Work? I was talking with my friend Karine Allouche Salanon, GM at GlobalEnglish, about the global refugee crisis and the seemingly under thought issue of location assimilation [read her post here], and the role of the global gig economy might play. Historically, refugees would integrate locally:.

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Tim Reha Interviews Daniel Rasmus @ Immerse 2016 for Cndy Factory

Watch the video at Cndy Factory.

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USA Today Facebook @workplace coverage features Serious Insights

Workplace by Facebook is a private social network that has the same look and feel as Facebook, making it an easy tool for employees to adopt, but keeps corporate data separate and secure, Codorniou says. Unlike Facebook, which is supported by advertising, Facebook plans to charge businesses to use Workplace. And its pricing strategy is.

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Everything You Need to Know About USB Type-C: The Miracle Connector?

Featured Image: Belkin USB Type-C Thunderbolt™ 3 Cable The recent arrival of a Dell XPS 13 promoted a deep inquiry into the benefits and future of USB Type-C and the various protocols that run through the new connector. What I discovered was a new connector that will likely replace all existing USB connectors at some.

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Serious Insights Virtual Reality Digest. September 13, 2016

VR Tech of the week This exoskeleton glove could let you feel the ‘shape’ of virtual reality, ExtremeTech Serious Insights Commentary: Although HTC and Oculus both offer controllers (Oculus later in 2016), neither works the way the hand works. Controllers will work well for gaming, but there is plenty of room for innovation in general.

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Dell Chromebook 13 Review: The Chromebook Refined

  Dell Chromebook 13 Review: The Chromebook Refined Dell’s Chromebook 13 brings a very 21st Century aesthetic to the often maligned Chromebook . Rather than marginal and underpowered or shiny and tiny, the Chromebook 13 offers a great screen and keyboard, enough memory for working offline effectively, and adequate ports and connectivity for attaching a number.

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Serious Insights Virtual Reality Digest. August 25, 2016

NBC’s Rio 2016 Olympics VR Needs More Reality, Serious Insights. Featured in this week Pund-IT™ Weekly Review. NBC messed up their Rio Olympics coverage of women’s gymnastics, choosing to split the event into two halves that forced viewers to stay up well past the end of primetime to see the women compete. In the meantime viewers became waterlogged.

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‘Twelve Ways to Escape an Alien’ now Available on Amazon Kindle

Twelve Ways to Escape an Alien Released Waterside Publications released Twelve Ways to Escape an Alien today by Serious Insights Founder and Principal Analyst Daniel W. Rasmus published. The book is available on Kindle immediately and print on demand soon. About the book Ever question those all too-convenient escapes from aliens on Star Trek, Lost in Space.

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