Virtual reality gives doctors a safe place to learn surgical techniques and helps patients overcome PTSD.
This special report from ZDNet and TechRepublic looks at how the combination of augmented reality and virtual reality in mixed reality is empowering the enterprise. Download it as a free PDF ebook.
A recent TechRepublic Premium poll shows that businesses are slow to implement AR and VR, even though most tech pros have hands-on experience with these technologies.
Virtual, augmented and mixed reality seem to be perpetually on the brink of mainstream adoption, but hardware, content and use cases still need to evolve.
Virtual reality training is penetrating more and more industries. Emergency response is next.
Facebook's public trust issues create a perception of a nefarious agenda with the recent acquisition of a New York-based startup that uses electrical muscle signals to control a virtual hand.
Facebook's latest foray into brain computer interfaces is a reflection of the changing nature of hardware and how we interact with it.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg acknowledges that virtual reality is taking a little bit longer than expected.
Yves Maitre will be responsible for driving the company's push towards 5G, artificial intelligence, and extended reality (XR).
The maker of Snapdragon processors that power the HoloLens 2 seeks to advance AR where it's seeing the broadest adoption. Its mobile expertise could start a new chapter for headset applications.
I want to learn a new language to help me when I travel. This week I have been looking at the Mondly language app with its AR features.
Microsoft's HoloLens 2 augmented-reality headset could begin shipping starting in September, based on remarks by one of the company's executives.
Microsoft is holding a fall hardware launch in New York City and an ARM-based Surface with LTE and an AMD-based Surface Laptop could be among the devices debuting there.
Take this short, multiple choice survey and tell us about how your organization uses--or plans to use--augmented and virtual reality.
Simulations are increasingly used to put front line employees through disaster scenarios.
While smartphone and PC vendors respond to the backlash against excessive notifications, a range of products have been designed to keep you in the flow, whether you're striving for productivity or relaxation.
We tell the story of key technology trends from the past month.
This year's version of the annual event for makers shows that imaginative play can come from 15-foot tall robots or humans using no gadgets at all.
Consumer VR officially arrived two years ago, but now the immersive tech is officially worth a look.
Job search site Glassdoor released its list of the highest paying jobs in the US for 2018, and 13 of them were in the technology field -- up from 11 last year, and more than any other field.
Our analysis of the data that matters from the past month.
Our analysis of the stats that matter from the past month.
We summarise the charts that tell the tech story of the past month.
Augmented Reality is still a novelty, but the next 12 months will see the technology grow beyond games and gimmicks
From audio-augmenting ear buds to automated coffee machines, here are the best devices for an effective home office set-up.
We've selected a dozen unique, affordable, and geeky gifts your dad is sure to love.
We are living longer than ever before -- thanks to these tech inventions.
Fitted inside telephone cases, or even toy organs, these Speccy replicas were less expensive but arguably more creative than the original Sinclair ZX Spectrum.
ZDNet explores how biotechnology research and current projects may change the face of healthcare worldwide in the future.
Robots, including floating spheres and spacewalkers, are performing critical tasks for astronauts and researchers as we speak.
Tonya Hall talks to KT Ramesh, professor at Johns Hopkins University, to learn more about how technology can be used to break an asteroid into tiny pieces, along with the hazards that come from this.
Driverless cars are the world's most prominent example of AI and robotics in action. But driverless trucks, semis, delivery vehicles, and drones are poised to unleash a new level of automation in the enterprise.
The GovNext-ICT contract is for the transformation of the wide area network, local area network, and IP telephony environments across every WA Police Force site.
John Underkoffler, founder and CEO of Oblong Industries, talks to Tonya Hall about innovative ways that gestures are being created, along with restrictions and limitations that should be considered when creating new gestures.
The 82-year-old automotive giant has announced that it is creating a new startup dedicated to developing self-driving technology. It remains to be seen whether that will let it compete against the myriad new players in the autonomous vehicle market.
Google reckons it has found the way forward to developing a fault-tolerant quantum computer.
A team of neuroscientists has demonstrated that an algorithm could be trained to recognise the mental preparation for the act of writing letters, and that it could be twice as effective as existing technologies.
Bulgaria is on its way to becoming a leading fintech technology hub in southeast Europe.
With the help of Harrison-AI, the IVF clinic is preparing to commence trials to validate the use of AI for IVF treatments.
Businesses in the pilot group will receive automated calls from Google ahead of New Zealand's Labour Day public holiday.
The month-long trial is expected to inform the state government of the roll out of the system, which is expected to be completed by 2022.