Image via Ed Bierman / Creative Commons Catalina Island's been on a hot streak with tourism (visitor counts and sales tax revenues are nudging close to record numbers), but it's hoping to cement its popularity for years to come...
People parking in handicap spots in Russia is bad enough that it's come to this.
Chewing gum magnate William Wrigley Jr. opened the Avalon Casino in 1929 as a public showcase devoted to the first-ever movie theater for "talkies" and a ballroom with gleaming maple floors, jazz bands and panoramic views of the Pacific. Now, Santa Catalina Island's iconic landmark is poised to...
Microsoft HoloLens is the future. First announced in January, Microsoft HoloLens is a wearable computer that projects interactive holograms into your field of vision. I've tried it, and it's exactly as cool as it sounds. But it wouldn't be the first time that Microsoft invented the future — and then lost out on it completely. Show More Summary
Kelly Thompson and Emma Vieceli continue the "Viral" storyline with a house party and new management for the Misfits in IDW's "Jem" #8.
You're probably wondering, "What's cool about looking like you're lit up by tons of light beams?" According to celebrity makeup artist Nam Vo, the new "hologram" blush look adds a "multi-dimensional" glow to your face instead of just...Show More Summary
Glamour takes a twisted turn and glitter goes Goth in the upcoming Jem And The Holograms story arc 'Dark Jem', launching in Jem and the Holograms #11 from the reunited launch team of writer Kelly Thompson and artist Sophie Campbell, with variant covers by Jen Bartel. Show More Summary
It's a "Jem and the Holograms" creative team reunion when Kelly Thompson and Sophie Campbell spin their tale of "Dark Jem."
It’s totally okay to be honest about stashing a bit of money away every month for the entire year leading up to Black Friday, we won’t judge you. If you’ve been holding off on spending your money and are ready to fck up some commas then buckle up because Nike wants your money bad. Continue reading…
The last decade has seen a surge of interest in exploring holographic interfaces in major sci-fi movie productions. Anna Fraser is at the forefront of this wave, and you can see her work in “Ironman 3”, “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” and “Insurgent”. In this interview she talks about what goes into creating holographic interfaces, […]
The latest HoloLens demo shows off some pretty cool uses for Microsoft’s AR tech. A new HoloLens demo called Project X debuted at the Microsoft October 2015 Event today. Microsoft talked up the augmented reality device’s capacity for supporting “wearable holograms” – holograms which track your movement, so it looks like they’re attached to your […]
How Russia’s “More Than a Sign” initiative fights back against an alarming trend behind the wheel.
Laptops and tablets and holograms and phones, oh my!
Microsoft's ambition to take over your living room was more evident than ever at its new hardware event Tuesday in New York where the company demoed "wearable holograms" made possible by its HoloLens augmented reality setup. The brief...Show More Summary
While Sony, Samsung, Valve, the Facebook-owned Oculus, and many others are readying to unleash virtual reality headsets in the coming months, Microsoft is continuing to bank on HoloLens, an augmented reality device that brings holograms...Show More Summary
Take a look at Microsoft's Project X-ray.
The Microsoft HoloLens mixed reality headset is finally reaching developers in the first quarter of 2016 for $3,000, and a new game lets you actually wear holograms.
Microsoft announced holograms for its HoloLens gaming platform at an event in New York today. The demonstration showed a game player wearing a HoloLens headset with a weapon formed around his hand. He used this to do battle with some scary looking monsters. He also used the weapon to go into a mode that […]
One company's goal to plant a billion trees with the help of drones, Disney Research's new app for bringing coloring books to life and a hologram that discourages illegal parking in disabled spaces.
"Clever and cute, 'Jem and the Holograms Outrageous Annual' #1 is a fine intermission between arcs."