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Augmented Reality / Virtual Reality / AR / VR
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VR will soon turn your world upside down - literally
Hang on to your lunch, because this might be virtual reality like you’ve never experienced before.
28 Feb 2019
VR film takes you on a tour or Eminem's hometown
The film also paints Detroit in an impressionistic style – “Detroit as a memory, a feeling, a dream”.
25 Feb 2019
Accenture’s five trends for a post-digital NZ
Successful businesses will take advantage of a new set of technologies but prioritise trust, responsibility, privacy and security.
25 Feb 2019
HTC Vive launches new VR innovation at MWC
"The announcement of Vive Focus Plus furthers our commitment to rapidly iterate and refine the VR market for both businesses and consumers."
21 Feb 2019
Wellington gets the VR treatment as world's first gamified city
If you’ve never been to ‘the coolest little capital in the world’, now’s your chance to experience it in the comfort of your own home.
30 Jan 2019
How AR/VR can be used in enterprise businesses
Intel introduced the Intel RealSense Tracking Camera T265, a new stand-alone inside-out tracking device.
28 Jan 2019
Reshape to relevance - Accenture’s 2019 consumer survey
Trends for digital voice assistants, extended reality and the over-the-top video market are explored in the latest global consumer survey.
14 Jan 2019
2019: The year of digital transformation for APAC’s data centres
Commscope's APAC vice president shares how APAC is set to become the world's biggest data centre market by 2020.
07 Jan 2019
Three imperatives for the modern workplace in 2019
Global IT services company Avanade has released what it sees as the three most important technology focus areas for workplaces in the coming year.
19 Dec 2018
Wine firm uses AR to tell its story right on the bottle
A Central Otago wine company is using augmented reality (AR) and a ‘digital first’ strategy to change the way it builds its brand and engages with customers.
12 Dec 2018
IDC: Standalone VR headset shipments grow 428.6% in 3Q18
The VR headset market returned to growth in 3Q18 after four consecutive quarters of decline and now makes up 97% of the combined market.
11 Dec 2018
Malaysia investing in data-driven future – but obstacles remain
The country has openly expressed its desire to become the prime destination for high-tech industries in Southeast Asia.
06 Dec 2018
NZ-grown fitness app draws on augmented reality
“I started working on creating an AR app over a year ago starting with just fitness. But as we moved on, it made sense to add in special features."
20 Nov 2018
NZ Geographic uses VR to show off NZ’s beauty
There’s no doubt that we live in a beautiful country and New Zealand Geographic’s new virtual reality project certainly proves it.
15 Nov 2018
Interview: VR’s imminent impact on the data centre
Interxion's Bryan Hill shares his insights on the impact VR will have on the data centre industry, whether we have the necessary infrastructure, and the potential risks.
12 Nov 2018
China vs the US – who’s winning the ICT market battle?
Amidst trade tensions, the two superpowers are taking two very different paths with their ICT investments.
17 Oct 2018
Gartner’s top 10 tech trends for 2019
Gartner has released a list of what it sees as the most important strategic tech trends to be aware of in the quickly upcoming year.
16 Oct 2018
Air NZ demos immersive AR tourism board game
Players can see a giant kauri tree grow, meet a grumpy Hobbit, experience a bird’s eye view of a helicopter bungy jump, and they can even get splashed by a breaching whale.
11 Oct 2018
What's next for Oculus - a look at the latest announcements
It’s shaping up to be a big year for Oculus and VR fans, especially those who who fancy a bit of Star Wars and some new gear to go with it.
02 Oct 2018
Using technology to inspire customers
"It starts with understanding what drives your existing customers."
19 Sep 2018
Transform responsibly - CompTIA’s top 10 tech trends
From IoT to AI, these innovations have the greatest potential to make near-term impacts on business, but CompTIA warns to approach them with care.
17 Sep 2018
IDC - Sharp dip in VR headset shipment numbers won’t last
Despite global shipment numbers dropping by more than a third, the market outlook is still positive an IDC Tracker report shows.
06 Sep 2018
VR headset market going nowhere fast, but IDC confident in revival
While VR headset shipments have fallen 33.7% since last year, IDC says there is set to be a u-turn as the commercial sector gains traction.
06 Sep 2018
Tech Futures Lab launches Digital Suitcase to upskill everyday adults
Digital Suitcase is an online platform that teaches everyday adults digital knowledge that they need to thrive in the digital world.
31 Aug 2018