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Editors' Take

Avegant Virtual Retinal Display

Avegant CEO Ed Tang stops by with a prototype of the company's Virtual Retinal Display, which uses micromirrors and advanced optics to project a stunning 3D image directly onto the retinas of the wearer.

By 9 October 2013

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Best wearable tech of 2015

Smartwatches. Health monitors. Pedometers. Activity trackers. They're all part of the emerging landscape of wearable technology, which promises to change the way we exercise and communicate. We've collected the best products in this upstart category below.

Editors' Take

Sherpa Beta Virtual Assistant (Android)

In a crowded field of voice-powered digital assistant apps for Android, Sherpa distinguishes itself with its ability to perform searches on the Web, take notes, post to Facebook, and even stream music on command.

By 18 April 2013

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Virtual reality is going to get even more amazing, fast

Magic glasses that show you other places: this is VR now. But in the future, you'll be able to move in those worlds, too. Here's why it's so exciting to us.

By 3 August 2015

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The many faces of Cortana: How Microsoft's virtual assistant wants to woo the world

Virtual assistants have become commonplace in modern technology, but Microsoft thinks it knows how to push its Cortana a step beyond the rest.

By 29 July 2015

Gallery

Virtual reality, present and future (pictures)

What's here already, and what's coming next year? Here's a tour of the most important headsets.

7 Images By 1 August 2015

Article

Nokia jumps into virtual reality market with 360-degree Ozo camera

The camera taps eight synchronized shutters and eight microphones to capture 360-degree video and spatial audio.

By 29 July 2015

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Take a self-guided virtual tour of the International Space Station

Clicking around the European Space Agency's recently expanded website feels like the next best thing to being an astronaut.

By 30 July 2015

Article

Why virtual reality makes me want to dream of the future

The dream of VR is over 20 years old, but the magic of what it can do now has never been seen before...and it's only going to get better.

By 31 July 2015

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Imperial Spherificator gizmo turns virtually any food into caviar-size pearls

Cheesecake with blackcurrant pearls? Rum with coke pearls? Chicken with Tabasco pearls? This super-fun kitchen device will make your modernist cuisine dreams possible.

By 30 July 2015

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YouTube amps up mobile -- and goes virtual

Google's massive video site is revamping its mobile app and says it will support 360-degree, three-dimensional video this year, opening the door to legit virtual-reality experiences.

By 24 July 2015