NASA launched its newest app this week designed to motivate the average person to be a citizen scientist during the upcoming solar eclipse. Read more at Fox News.
Day: July 30, 2017
A judge recently declared as unconstitutional a local Wisconsin ordinance mandating that the makers of augmented reality games get special use permits if their mobile apps were to be played in county parks. Read more at Ars Technica.
Convoy is an app that connects mid-size truckers with loads in search of delivery. Read more at USA Today.
Virtual reality is no longer just a gimmick from sci-fi TV shows. Thanks to recent advancements in technology, everyday smartphones can be used in affordable mainstream VR headsets like the Samsung Gear VR and Google Daydream View. Read more at… Read More ›
After a few tough years for the virtual reality industry, a wave of medical VR programs are breathing new life into this cutting-edge technology. Read more at USA Today.
Facebook’s version of television is coming online in mid-August after several false starts. Facebook has commissioned inexpensive, short-form video series from a handful of media partners, and is also funding the creation of higher-end series with running times similar to… Read More ›
Ford has launched a digital outdoor campaign for its new Fiesta model which can display a mobile ad on smartphones belonging to people whom its geofencing technology detects have consumed content that is relevant to the car. Read more at… Read More ›
Over the last few years, mobile games have become a significant staple of popular culture around the world. Games like Angry Birds, Pokémon Go, and Kim Kardashian: Hollywood are incredibly popular, to the point where even individuals who would never… Read More ›
Google wants to help in a crisis. The tech giant on introduced SOS Alerts, a new tool in Google Search and Maps that assists users with getting information during an emergency. Read more at CNN.
With the unveiling of Google Glass EE last week, healthcare providers and digital health developers are once again exploring how the high-tech smartglasses can give clinicians an mHealth edge. Read more at mHealth Intelligence.