First USA flagship showroom will celebrate sound, design and sensory experiences, and will premiere in New York City. Continue reading “Bang & Olufsen launches next-generation retail concept in North America”
Would you like to spend a day or two, or maybe a semester in Hogwarts, a fictional school of magic? To study or teach in rooms where paintings and pictures are alive and interactive. Augmented Reality allows you to do that by adding layers of digital information on top of the physical world with the help of mobile devices.
The Transform, from MIT’S Tangible Media Group, changes shape depending upon how users interact with it. Imagine a chair that could transform from an upright rocker to a sumptuous lounge, just by detecting your mood. Continue reading “MIT Unveils The Shapeshifting Furniture Of The Future (VIDEO)”
Teaching kids how to handle new media playfully and creating endless fun without overloading or leaving them in front of the game console for hours – this is the vision of Evgeni Kouris, founder and CEO of Toywheel. Initially started as a DIY-platform for children, the Berlin-based studio now develops Digital Toys which connect virtual and real worlds. Continue reading “Toywheel reimagines Toys with Augmented Reality for present Digital Age (VIDEO)”
With the help of virtual reality headset Oculus Rift, developer Diego Araos was able to create a flying drone that loops its vision back to the user. Continue reading “Watch a drone take flight with the Oculus Rift (VIDEO)”
We already know that drones can carry more than just cameras. Amazon, for instance, thinks it’ll be delivering your cat food via quadcopter within the next five years. So it’s not really a big surprise to see aerial videographers sending their lighting rigs up into the sky—but it’s still really cool. Continue reading “Behind the scenes video: Drone-mounted LED lights the way for nighttime ski shoot”
Storytelling is key to the museum experience, so what happens when you add tech? Curator-led, non-linear digital tales. Continue reading “Tell me a story: augmented reality technology in museums”
With infrared, this fish can fly, ascend, descend and turn. Continue reading “Is this an experience, a remotely controlled flying fish (VIDEO)?”