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Daqri is opening an augmented reality research center in Austria

An industrial smart helmet is the focus, with cars and more to come.

By 23 July 2016


MIT turns to Michael Scott to teach computers to understand us

An algorithm developed by MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory is teaching computers to predict the actions TV characters will take seconds before taking them.

By 13 July 2016


Bare hands are the future of VR, says Microsoft Research (Tomorrow Daily 386 show notes)

Because game controllers in virtual reality are SO last-gen.

By 1 July 2016


Microsoft Research wants you to kill VR zombies with your bare hands (Tomorrow Daily 386)

Discussing Microsoft Research's vision of using unadorned hands to control and manipulate VR objects; also, we check out Google Bloks and think about how it might help kids learn coding.

By 30 June 2016


Samsung pledges $1.2 billion for Internet of Things research in US

In addition to research, the company hopes to help guide national policy.

By 22 June 2016


​Google digs deeper on machine learning with new European research lab

Google engineers and researchers will soon be "enjoying Mountain Views of a different kind" with news that the company is opening a Google Research lab in Zurich, dedicated to machine learning.

By 17 June 2016


Facebook gives peek at how it taps user data for research

The company says it has a multistep process for green-lighting research that involves info on users. Ethicists are involved.

By 16 June 2016


Russian government hackers allegedly stole Democrats' research on Trump

The hackers allegedly gained access to the Democratic National Committee's network and snagged emails, chat transcripts and a database of political info on the likely Republican presidential nominee.

By 15 June 2016


Chromecast shipments trounce Apple TV for the first time, researcher says

And Netflix is on one of every three connected devices in the US, says IHS.

By 11 June 2016


Researchers teaching robots to feel pain

The robot version of "pain" will work much like the biological version, teaching robots to avoid hazards.

By 27 May 2016