WiFi at Yellowstone If the current administration had its way, your next outdoor camping experience at Yellowstone could include things like WiFi connectivity and Amazon deliveries. A number of...
Commercial air travel is something of a necessary evil. Want to spend Christmas with your parents on the opposite coast? You’ll need to spend hours in line at the airport first. Is visiting the...
In the near future, first class passengers won’t have to even look at the poor schmoes in economy class when they pass by during boarding. British Airways is testing a range of new VR entertainment...
A new virtual reality illusion can trick the people’s brains into thinking that they inhabit a non-human body like a bat or a spider. The VR, built by scientists from Germany’s University of...
A new high-tech glove helps make virtual reality more, well, realistic. The glove not only turns your hand into a sort of controller or remote for VR experiences, but it also provides tactile...
On May 25, a group calling itself “Artifact Streams” launched a disturbing campaign on the streaming platform Twitch. With the help of automated bots, they flooded the directory for the unpopular...
Holodeck When you’re plugged into a good virtual reality experience, you might talk about how it “feels real.” That’s apparently not good enough for engineer James Bruton, who built a robot to...
Drift Compatible A new brain-computer interface can connect three people’s brains, allowing them to play a “Tetris”-like video game together using something resembling telepathy. Companies like...
Mind Control Virtual reality headsets are already pretty good at fooling our eyes and ears into thinking we’re in another world. And soon, we might be able to navigate that world with our thoughts...
The Dumbest Thing Jak Wilmot, the co-founder of Atlanta-based VR content studioDisrupt VR, spent 168 consecutive hours in a VR headset — that’s a full week — pent up in his apartment. “This is...