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Hulu hackathon leads to eye-tracking controls for Roku

Of the 40 project ideas that came out of Hulu's annual hackathon this summer, more than a quarter addressed the needs of users with disabilities. Today, Hulu shared some of those accessibility-focused
The best series to stream on Rooster Teeth

The best series to stream on Rooster Teeth

Give your funny-bone a workout. The post The best series to stream on Rooster Teeth appeared first on The Daily Dot.
A guide to Virtual Beings and how they impact our world

A guide to Virtual Beings and how they impact our world

Money from big tech companies and top VC firms is flowing into the nascent “virtual beings” space. Mixing the opportunities presented by conversational AI, generative adversarial networks,

VR helps us remember

Researchers at the University of Maryland have found that people remember information better if it is presented in VR vs. on a two-dimensional personal computer. This means VR education could be an
Location-based virtual reality is increasing its footprint in the U.S.

Location-based virtual reality is increasing its footprint in the U.S.

Earlier this year, in a small, grey-walled storefront inside a very large mall in Torrance, Calif. (just past the AMC Center) , the virtual reality game-maker Survios planted its first flag in the

Does Ready Player One reveal the future of VR?

Maggie Lane Contributor Share on Twitter Maggie Lane is a writer and producer of virtual reality experiences and covers the industry for various publications. It was barely minutes after the Ready

Apple settles with Immersion over haptic feedback licensing

In 2016, haptic technology company Immersion filed two rounds of lawsuits against Apple. Both alleged that the tech giant had infringed upon some of Immersion's patents with the first focusing on the

Immersion and Apple Settle and Reach Licensing Agreement Over 3D Touch and Taptic Engine Technology

Immersion has reached a global settlement with Apple and entered into a license agreement with the company. The terms of the deal are confidential. Immersion is the “leading innovator of touch
Apple and Immersion Reach Licensing Agreement After Legal Battle Over 3D Touch and Taptic Engine

Apple and Immersion Reach Licensing Agreement After Legal Battle Over 3D Touch and Taptic Engine

Immersion, a company that develops and licenses haptic feedback technologies, today announced it has reached a settlement and licensing agreement with Apple. The terms of the deal are
Fitbit hit with lawsuit over haptic feedback patents

Fitbit hit with lawsuit over haptic feedback patents

Fitbit has been hit with a lawsuit from Immersion, a developer of haptic feedback technology, claiming that the Alta HR and Charge 2 maker has infringed on its patents. Immersion asks for Fitbit to