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Improving road safety for cyclists

Improving road safety for cyclists
As increasing numbers of people get on their bikes, flashpoints between drivers and cyclists are an all-too frequent sight in Europe’s cities. And while infrastructure that keeps different road users apart struggles to keep pace, Ford is launching a new campaign designed to help improve safety and reduce pollution and congestion.
19th July 2018

Drug and material discoveries to be untangled in VR

Drug and material discoveries to be untangled in VR
A joint team of computer science and chemistry researchers, in collaboration with developers at Bristol based start-up Interactive Scientific and Oracle Corporation, have used Oracle's public cloud infrastructure to combine real-time molecular simulations with the latest virtual reality technology. This collaboration has made it possible for researchers to reach out and ‘touch’ molecules as they move - folding them, knotting them, plucking them and changing their shape to test how they interact.
16th July 2018

VR takes you on a stroll through Queen Nefertari’s beautiful tomb

VR takes you on a stroll through Queen Nefertari’s beautiful tomb
Years on from the first time someone had the idea to put a sarcophagus in an MRI instead of cracking it open and sacrificing preservation for historical knowledge, something similar has finally been thought up again, this time, for Queen Nefertari’s tomb. 
12th July 2018


VR exhibit enables the blind to 'see' masterpieces

VR exhibit enables the blind to 'see' masterpieces
'Do NOT touch'. It’s the first rule that we encounter when we enter to any museum. That’s a reasonable rule, as the pieces can be studied and contemplated with just our eyes and touching them can cause damage in the long term. But not all of us can use their eyes to appreciate art, and touching is their only way to examine these pieces of art.
5th July 2018

360° 8K VR live video streaming and viewing system

360° 8K VR live video streaming and viewing system
It has been announced by NTT DOCOMO that they have developed an 8K Virtual Reality (VR) live video streaming and viewing system for showing live events in 360° 8K VR video.
5th July 2018

Augmented reality headset technologies are almost ready

Augmented reality headset technologies are almost ready
A technology and market report proposed by Yole Développement (Yole), focused on displays and optics for VR, AR and MR headsets, titled Displays & Optical Vision Systems for VR, AR & MR, reveals the technology, its evolution and details the structure of the industry.
4th July 2018

Smart glasses give remote sight to blind people

Smart glasses give remote sight to blind people
A new technology service has emerged which has the power to give blind or visually impaired people the ability to do whatever they want, whenever they want, without having to worry about relying on a friend or family member to help. 
21st June 2018

Five technologies that are improving the healthcare system

Five technologies that are improving the healthcare system
  Healthcare has so many applications for the latest technology. Now that Electronic Health Records (EHR) have been implemented in over 95% of hospitals in the incentive programme, it’s easier for hospitals to leverage patient data, implement new technology, and improve patient outcomes. 
19th June 2018

Reality technologies for the process industry at ACHEMA 2018

Reality technologies for the process industry at ACHEMA 2018
From June 11th-15th 2018, ACHEMA, the trade fair for the process industry, will take place in Frankfurt, Germany. At the event, Sulzer Chemtech will offer all stand visitors free Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) experiences.
11th June 2018

Next-gen AR smart glasses with microLED technology

Next-gen AR smart glasses with microLED technology
Plessey Semiconductors has announced it is partnering with Vuzix. The two companies are partnering to develop the necessary technologies for a generation of AR Smart Glasses, based around the combination of Plessey’s microLED light source product family, Quanta-Brite, and Vuzix’ expertise and IP in Smart Glasses and essential optic technologies.
5th June 2018


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