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Varjo Raises $31 Million In Series B Funding To Provide 100 Times Higher Resolution

Remember that Helsinki based VR startup called Varjo that promised “nearly 100 times better resolution than today’s best high-end VR headset?” Well, they have successfully raised an extra $31 million in Series B funding led by Atomico and with participation from Next 47, EQT Ventures, and Lifeline Ventures. The company will be manufacturing industrial-grade VR / XR headset […]

Samsung’s Gear 360 Cam Available May 25

Tomorrow marks the release of Samsung’s updated Gear 360 in the United States. As mentioned in the model’s name, it is a 360-degree camera. Available in stores and online on Samsung’s website and ShopSamsung app, Best Buy, Amazon, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon, and US Cellular. GEAR 360 (2017) Camera Two CMOS 8.4-megapixel fish-eye cameras Image Processor […]

AI Assistants Get a Major Makeover

Alexa, Siri, Cortana… You name the AI, disembodied virtual assistant, and I’ll give you the name of the tech company behind the girl…Amazon, Apple, Microsoft, respectively. We’re all familiar with them, and most likely we’ve asked favor (or fifty) from them in the past. While it may be easy to get frustrated when they misunderstand what you’re […]

No Clue VR: A Techy Spin on Memory Games

For those of you out there who miss memory games, “spot the difference,” or “what’s missing” challenges — listen up –because this game is for you. No Clue VR takes players through two scenarios, daylight and nighttime, where the player must spot “what is different” in the ever so slightly different scenes. It’s actually a lot […]