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Competition for Microsoft lineup, which targets high end

...starting Oct. 30.Microsoft also teased Xbox One games and console bundles and demonstrated its upcoming HoloLens virtual-reality device by showing a "mixed reality" game that combines animation with real-world objects. Attacking robots know...
Nation and World
My Turn: Healing the collective trauma of 9/11

...terms to with it. However, the vast majority of us only saw it happen on television. Our experience was more like a virtual reality. An analogy to what I'm suggesting is how people on the front lines in a war zone are affected after they've seen...
Libraries feature new fiction titles this week

...calls him a murderer. Meanwhile, his teenaged daughter is hard at work on projects of her own, moving in and out of virtual reality with ease, and his wife is preparing to hand over dangerous information to people she's not sure she can trust...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...twist, youth 10 years or older who complete a skills test in the parking lot can accompany a police officer in a ``virtual reality run'' along a short section of the old Glacier Highway. Track at Adair to be closed until August The track and...
Juneau Empire Story Archive banquette, a city street. We're now all part of each other's audiences. It's as if we live in a virtual-reality TV talk show, a rolling 12-step public marathon, with complete strangers spewing out intimacies or fighting right...
In the Stacks: New young adult fiction Michael Thomas Ford. It's 2032, fifteen years after the Zombie War, and the only zombies left are in the virtual reality game that Josh loves. He's one of the best Torchers in the game, and he's thrilled to be offered the chance...
Skin in the game

...the cost of the last two years. We will see how my youngest son reacts. He is still in high school and living in a virtual reality world that does not yet include much thought about college. As I share this idea around the country, I find I'm...
Visualization technology helps oil companies target oil better

...greater chance of success," Jones said. The company demonstrated the system for reporters last week. The darkened virtual-reality workroom is loaded with $650,000 in computer and projection technology. Inside, geophysicist Stephen Lewis manipulates...
Pokemon rules the shelves as this season's hot toy

...Pooh items. Leggos, remote control monster trucks and video games also are popular. New toys this year include a virtual-reality snowboard game from Radica, offering a three-dimensional downhill perspective. There's also a 45-inch-long...
Time for beauty in a busy world

...for knowledge. Yet so much of the data we try to process is trivial facts without a face. It's an overload of virtual reality. For a moment, imagine ADD as a disorder originating from our inattentiveness to the real world that we can touch...


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