Over 30,000 volunteer firefighters will get access to the state-wide training program.
Predictions and reflections on an AR landscape transformed by COVID and finally coming into its own.
Following the improved graphics at a $100 price cut of the Oculus Quest 2 consumer headset, Varjo is reding the price of its latest pro headset generation by $1,000 as it claims leadership in resolution and field of view.
Developers pushing new technology-based techniques to reprogram police responses.
Meanwhile, UniSA is using VR technology to teach skills to children with intellectual disabilities.
A new generation of warfighting will occur (and be enabled by) low-latency 5G networks.
How VR is enabling the record-breaking 2020 Prime Day labor market.
The US military is working on new ways for soldiers and their dogs to communicate. AR seems to hold a lot of promise.
The company is pitching the bundle as a plug-and-play gaming setup optimized for virtual reality.
As mixed reality comes into its own, these are the best headsets for immersive consumer experience.
HP has added a host of physiology-monitoring sensors to its forthcoming Reverb G2 headset in the name of personalizing the experience and closing a feedback loop to gauge the effectiveness of training and simulations.
HP said its Omnicept products are designed to help developers and enterprises create "more human centered VR experiences."
Facebook plans to launch Ray-Ban smartglasses in 2021 while testing out AR glasses; meanwhile, CEO Mark Zuckerberg has already held a team meeting in VR.
A new partnership with Mercedes-Benz USA will make HoloLens 2 a crucial tool for mechanics.
The tech giant's research team has unveiled new advances to "redefine human hearing".
The spread of COVID-19 has a small silver lining: highlighting how innovative humankind can be under pressure. Here are our favorite examples.
A timeline of Google Maps through the years since it was launched in 2005.
A stunning 8k, 3D display. And no glasses, thankfully, unlike the failed 3D TVs. Why didn't you see it? It wasn't on the show floor. But I did, high up in the Venetian, and I'm wondering why Apple doesn't buy these guys. Here's some, sorry, not 8K video of the display.
We have the technology. We can build it. We can make it better, smaller, and more plastic than the prototype demo. But we can be demo accurate, too. Our windows are as shattered as our souls.
A sneak peak into the lab where the sole purpose is to get things to break.
A tour through some of most popular - and most unusual - Windows devices of the last two decades, from Tablet PCs to the Surface Duo.
CBD Expo at the Miami Beach Convention Center has come and gone. Here are the best products and solutions for the hemp industry we saw at the show.
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All the facts and figures that matter to you and your business from the past month in technology news.
From Ansible to Vagrant, we take a look at 23 coding and DevOps tools with curious origin stories and strange-sounding names. Want to know the etymology of your favorite software? Browse this.
Looking to ditch your cable package? Here are the absolute best alternatives -- whether you want to watch specific shows and movies on demand, stream live TV, or get access to archived libraries from specific networks.
Many tech products are introduced with great fanfare and excitement. Customers flock to buy them, even sometimes standing in line for hours. But some products, and in particular, features, just don't inspire the same kind of buzz. In this gallery, we'll look at a bunch of features that inspired more "why" than "wow," but proved to be beloved by ZDNet's contributors and editors.
Between all the 5G devices and foldable phones, it might seem like nearly everything announced at MWC 2019 is too futuristic to purchase soon. In reality, many of these new gadgets are already available to pre-order or will launch later this year. Here's the best tech we've spotted on the show floor that's releasing in 2019.
With Valentine's Day around the corner, ZDNet's contributors and editors were reminded of all the technology they were infatuated with, either in their past or present, as well as anything that might've left them bitter and broken-hearted.
The 20th century Earthlings who first tuned into the "Star Trek" television series in 1966 would certainly be amazed at how much science fiction is now science fact.
The report provides three design principles that can be integrated to promote ethical behaviour when creating, deploying, and using technology.
NASA chief engineer Dr. Adam Steltzner talks to Tonya Hall about "the Dark Room" -- the moment where teams find themselves stuck with no viable options.
Down from the 10-day supercomputer processing time.
Steve Bryson, researcher at NASA Ames Research Center, explains to Tonya Hall how the Kepler telescope revealed that there are more planets than stars in our galaxy.
Dr. Conor Nixon, astronomer and planetary scientist at NASA, explains to Tonya Hall why a strange molecule found in Saturn's moon is such an important discovery.
Tonya Hall interviews Gary Shapiro, CEO of the Consumer Technology Association, about how putting together this year's online CES has been a tough but rewarding challenge.
By using eye-gazing technology to let people select pre-written phrases to be spoken aloud.
Tonya Hall talks to Dr. Liz MacDonald, space physicist at NASA, about the importance of auroras and how a mysterious phenomenon was identified thanks to a citizen science project.
The new device has been designed to detect brain seizures in patients after brain surgery.
Tonya Hall interviews Dr. Todd Richmond, Director of the Pardee RAND Tech & Narrative Lab, about the limitless scope VR tech can reach in the post-pandemic world.
Horse Ridge II builds on the company's first-generation controller.
Dr. Adam Steltzner, chief engineer at NASA's JPL, tells Tonya Hall what we can expect from this new mission to the red planet.
Dragon NaturallySpeaking 9 is the best tool available for dictating text and commanding a Web browser by voice, despite the gradual adjustments needed to conform to your personal manner of speaking.