User Interface Techniques


Apple buys German Metaio VR Company

Apple buys German Metaio VR Company

Apple has acquired Munich based Metaio, an augmented reality solution provider....

May 29 2015, 4:13am CDT

Future MacBooks may feature a ‘fusion keyboard’ with multitouch keys

Future MacBooks may feature a ‘fusion keyboard’ with multitouch keys

Apple was granted a patent for a hybrid keyboard with touch-sensitive keys...

May 27 2015, 11:48am CDT

Oculus Acquires Computer Vision Company Surreal Vision

Oculus Acquires Computer Vision Company Surreal Vision

Oculus has acquired Surreal Vision, a computer vision company based in U.K. Announcing the news on its website, Oculus confirme...

May 27 2015, 8:38am CDT

Fove, the Oculus Rift Plus Eye Tracking to Reach Kickstarter Goal Today

Fove, the Oculus Rift Plus Eye Tracking to Reach Kickstarter Goal Today

A new VR headset is going on the start bringing something new. FOVE is the world's first eye tracking virtual reality head...

May 21 2015, 2:03pm CDT

The Void Virtual Reality Theme Park is Like the Star Trek Holodeck

The Void Virtual Reality Theme Park is Like the Star Trek Holodeck

A new company is making waves in Virtual Reality. The Void is planning to open Virtual Reality Theme Parks that will blow your...

May 12 2015, 4:05am CDT

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Goggles Ship in Q1 of 2016

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Goggles Ship in Q1 of 2016

Facebook's Oculus VR announced to ship the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset to consumers in early 2016....

May 6 2015, 7:40am CDT

Seer; the reality helmet which claims to make you feel like Iron Man

Seer; the reality helmet which claims to make you feel like Iron Man

The new low-tech augmented reality helmet uses your smartphone and overlays a heads-up display on to a plastic visor...

Jan 23 2015, 12:32pm CST

Heddoko to demonstrate its First Fully Integrated Garment Live at the Wearable Technology Innovation World Cup

Heddoko to demonstrate its First Fully Integrated Garment Live at the Wearable Technology Innovation World Cup

The 3D garment technology by Heddoko has been chosen among hundreds of global competitors. Heddoko will demonstrate its first f...

Jan 22 2015, 11:04am CST

Apple patents smart pen for capturing digital copies of handwritten notes

Apple patents smart pen for capturing digital copies of handwritten notes

The patent comes in the form of a smart pen capable of detecting hand movements for translation into digital line drawings and...

Jan 1 2015, 9:40am CST

Pinc turns your iPhone 6 into a VR Experience

Pinc turns your iPhone 6 into a VR Experience

Next up in computing is Pinc which can turn your iPhone 6 into a virtual reality machine. The agency named Cordon Media is the...

Nov 25 2014, 4:18am CST

HP Sprout PC is Already Sold Out

HP Sprout PC is Already Sold Out at the Microsoft Store

The futuristic HP Sprout PC pre-order is marked as sold out....

Nov 8 2014, 11:52am CST

Nick Cannon Tries the Virtual Reality Beginner’s Guide and Smartphone VR Viewer

Nick Cannon Tries the Virtual Reality Beginner’s Guide and Smartphone VR Viewer

The new Virtual Reality Beginner’s Guide and Smartphone VR Viewer is a hot holiday gift item and Nick Cannon already tried it....

Nov 5 2014, 12:56am CST

Zeiss VR One VR Headset for iPhone 6 is Only $99

Zeiss VR One VR Headset for iPhone 6 is Only $99

Zeiss is cleaning up the Samsung Gear VR headset with the $99 VR One compatible with the iPhone 6 and Galaxy S5....

Oct 12 2014, 7:40am CDT

Samsung To Launch Gear VR Virtual Reality Headset At IFA 2014

Samsung To Launch Gear VR Virtual Reality Headset At IFA 2014

Virtual reality is the new craze in the gaming and tech world, and now an unexpected VR challenger may launch sooner than anyon...

Jul 9 2014, 2:44am CDT

Google Cardboard Is Google's Awesomely Answer To Virtual Reality

Google Cardboard Is Google's Awesomely Answer To Virtual Reality

There’s a lot going on in the virtual reality space lately. The up-and-coming Oculus Rift VR headset was recently purchased by...

Jun 26 2014, 12:55am CDT

Virtuix Creates New VR Gaming Experience

The New Omni Treadmill Immerses Users for the Ultimate Experience...

Apr 24 2014, 9:45pm CDT

Prediction: Oculus Rift And VR Could Be Huge And Not Just For Gamers

Prediction: Oculus Rift And VR Could Be Huge And Not Just For Gamers

Over two decades ago, I was in a theme park near London and in a small room tucked out of the way and with a far smaller queue...

Apr 15 2014, 8:42am CDT

Oculus Founder Explains Why We Can be at Ease About Facebook Deal

Oculus Founder Explains Why We Can be at Ease About Facebook Deal

When Facebook unexpectedly acquired Oculus VR for $2 billion last month, the internet cried out in synchronized outrage. The fe...

Apr 13 2014, 1:44pm CDT

Virtuix presents the Omni virtual reality treadmill

Virtuix presents the Omni virtual reality treadmill

The treadmills are ready to be shipped in July and come in a package that would cost $500...

Apr 12 2014, 11:22am CDT

Microsoft Should Have Acquired Oculus Rift, Not Facebook

Microsoft Should Have Acquired Oculus Rift, Not Facebook

I’m worried about the Facebook acquisition of the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset. Sure, getting in on the rising tide of V...

Mar 26 2014, 2:57am CDT

Layar's augmented reality comes to Google Glass

Layar's augmented reality comes to Google Glass

This brings the possibility of watching movie trailers just by looking at posters...

Mar 20 2014, 12:23pm CDT

Sony Announces Project Morpheus

Sony Announces Project Morpheus

The tech giant steps into the world of Virtual Reality and starts work on a VR headset for PS4...

Mar 19 2014, 12:16pm CDT

Sony unveils virtual reality headset for PS4

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Sony is getting into the virtual reality business. The Japanese electronics and gaming giant unveiled a pr...

Mar 19 2014, 12:01am CDT

Ready For Virtual Reality Withdrawals? The New Oculus Rift Crystal Cove Prototype Is That Good

Ready For Virtual Reality Withdrawals? The New Oculus Rift Crystal Cove Prototype Is That Good

An in-depth preview of the Crystal Cove prototype shown behind closed doors, and what it means for Oculus VR as their virtual r...

Jan 11 2014, 2:21pm CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Gesture Recognition Technology from eyesight Mobile Technologies Ltd

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Gesture Recognition Technology from eyesight Mobile Technologies Ltd

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Gesture Recognition Technology from eyesight Mobile Technologies Ltd...

Jan 11 2014, 9:55am CST

Valve Assembled its own Prototype to Demo Virtual Reality Hardware in January

Valve Assembled its own Prototype to Demo Virtual Reality Hardware in January

Valve is going to demonstrate its own Virtual Reality hardware prototype in January 2014 at Steam Dev Days conference. And that...

Nov 19 2013, 8:12am CST

Apple’s New Patent Allows Gesture UI Manipulation of 3D Objects for iOS

Apple Patents Gesture UI Manipulation of 3D Objects for iOS

Just recently, Apple patents for new 3D gesture UI for iOS. The technology allows manual manipulation of 3D objects with ease....

Aug 21 2013, 3:01am CDT

Microsoft's 3D Touch Screen has Tactile Feedback

Microsoft's 3D Touch Screen has Tactile Feedback

Microsoft recently developed a 3D touch screen featuring with tactile feedback....

Jul 5 2013, 5:27am CDT

Vuzix and SAP partners to bring augmented reality to its M100 Smart Glass

Vuzix and SAP partners to bring augmented reality to its M100 Smart Glass

Vuzix's M100 Smart Glass has just gotten better. Working with SAP, Vuzix says that it is bringing augmented reality and re...

May 11 2013, 1:29am CDT

Mozilla released Firefox OS Simulator 3.0

Mozilla released Firefox OS Simulator 3.0

Mozilla has just launched its final version 3.0 of Firefox OS Simulator. This is a test version for Firefox OS with newly added...

May 3 2013, 5:03am CDT

Bamboo Stylus Pocket Works with Any Capacitive Touchscreen

Bamboo Stylus Pocket Works with Any Capacitive Touchscreen

Stylus works with any capacitive device...

Sep 19 2012, 8:43am CDT

Augmented Reality: Expanding the User Experience

Augmented Reality: Expanding the User Experience

Augmented reality and mobile apps have met before, but some developers contend that the next encounters will produce an even mo...

Jul 10 2012, 1:48pm CDT

Logitech Spring Savings Event You can save on Logitech Wireless Touch Keyboard K400

Logitech Spring Savings Event You can save on Logitech Wireless Touch Keyboard K400

This keyboard has a built-in multi-touch touchpad....

Apr 3 2012, 3:24pm CDT

Holiday Gift Guide 2011: Cube Laser Virtual Keyboard for iPad and iPhone

Holiday Gift Guide 2011: Cube Laser Virtual Keyboard for iPad and iPhone

This is a great way to make it easier to use your iPad and iPhone....

Oct 27 2011, 12:26pm CDT

HP TouchPad Tablet Computer Great for Back to School

HP TouchPad Tablet Computer Great for Back to School

This product ships free with Super Saver Shipping....

Aug 1 2011, 3:23pm CDT

Canon X Mark I Mouse is Mouse, Keypad and Calculator

Canon X Mark I Mouse is Mouse, Keypad and Calculator

Show your geekiness with this new mouse....

Jul 27 2011, 10:05am CDT

OS X Lion, First Thing I did is Switch Off Natural Scrolling

OS X Lion, First Thing I did is Switch Off Natural Scrolling

OS X Lion changes default scrolling with Magic Mouse....

Jul 20 2011, 9:19am CDT

Microsoft Explorer Touch Mouse unveiled

Microsoft Explorer Touch Mouse unveiled

New Microsoft Explorer Touch Mouse features advanced scroll strip for vertical and horizontal navigation....

Jul 19 2011, 10:42am CDT

What's Next for the Tablet?

What's Next for the Tablet?

Evolution is on the way....

May 22 2011, 7:13pm CDT

5 Tips for Being Productive with Your iPad 2

5 Tips for Being Productive with Your iPad 2

Make your tablet work for its keep....

May 13 2011, 8:01am CDT