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Facebook’s Oculus unveils new virtual reality prototype device

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Facebook Inc's Oculus VR unit announced an upgraded prototype of its virtual reality headset that has higher resolution and built-in audio, but the company said it is not ready to sell a device to consumers. The … Continue reading

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Oculus Rift’s new prototype brings out the best in virtual reality

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Oculus announces new VR headset prototype: Crescent Bay

Oculus has announced a new prototype called Crescent Bay, another step towards the consumer version of its virtual reality headset. "It's as big of a leap as we made from DK1 to DK2," says Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe, referring to … Continue reading

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Sony unveils prototype virtual reality headset for Playstation

By Malathi Nayak SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Sony Corp unveiled a prototype for a new virtual reality headset accessory for its Playstation 4 games console on Tuesday at the annual Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, as it bids to … Continue reading

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Sensory Fiction is a prototype that lets you feel a book’s emotions

Over the past 50 years, wind, water, fog, 3D, and even Smell-O-Vision have graced our theaters in the name of cinematic enhancement. How then, has the humble book remained largely unchanged for centuries? That question could soon be moot, as … Continue reading

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Google tests prototype of diabetes-tracking ‘smart’ contact lens

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Google Inc said on Thursday that it is testing a new method for diabetics to monitor their blood-sugar levels by wearing a contact lens equipped with tiny chips and an antenna. Google said … Continue reading

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Motorola’s modular phone prototype is almost ready, final product might be sold on Moto Maker

Sure, Moto Maker makes it easy to deck out your phone with a fresh paint job, but the company's CEO has bigger goals in mind for the customization engine. Speaking with YouTuber Marques Brownlee, Dennis Woodside envisioned a Moto Maker … Continue reading

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Nexus 5 prototype shown from all angles in leaked video

With pretty much every spec of the Nexus 5 already leaked, it was only a matter of time before it popped up prematurely in a video. The seven-minute clip shows the device from all angles and running various apps like … Continue reading

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BlackBerry-maker RIM unveils prototype

Research In Motion’s new chief executive unveiled Tuesday a prototype BlackBerry smartphone powered by a new operating system, the very software that the company has pinned its future on. Tech News Headlines – Yahoo! News

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New camera prototype produces a description of the photo, rather than an image

With image-tweaking services like¬†Instagram turning our everyday photos into vintage snapshots, it seems like¬†photography itself is taking a step back in time. A new camera prototype turns that idea completely on its head by producing a text description of each … Continue reading

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