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Links – Week Ending 16th December 2022

by Bob Raikes

Every week we see some articles that don’t really need comment or are just plain interesting. Here are a few from the later part of this week. ViewSonic LS610HDH: LED projector with 4000 lumens …

Tags:Acer| All-in-ones (AIOs)| CES 2023| Codecs| Desktop Monitors| Game Playing| Germany| Italy| LED Projectors| LG Electronics (LGE)| OLED & QD-OLED Monitors| Samsung| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Smart TV| | Streaming Dongles| ViewSonic| Virtual Sets| Vizio

IoT, Covid-19 and Telemedicine

by Matthew Brennesholtz

On April 9th, the Internet of Things Consortium (IoTC) gave a webinar titled “Connected Health and Wellness,” hosted by Greg Kahn, President and CEO of the IoTC. He said this telehealth webinar was the …

Tags:Covid-19| Internet of Things IOT| Medical|

AltspaceVR Closing Down on August 3rd

by Andrew Fenn

The team behind AltspaceVR, a VR-based social networking app has announced via the official blog that it will close down on August 3rd, due to ongoing financial difficulties. According to the post, the company …

Tags:AR/VR| Mobile Display Monitor| | | Virtual Reality| Vol 24 - Issue 28

Facebook Shows its VR chat rooms

by Bob Raikes

The BBC got invited to try out Facebook’s VR chat room which allow those that want to communicate using avatars. There is a video online here. In the Facebook virtual chatroom, gestures and facial …

Tags:AR/VR| BBC| | Mobile Display Monitor| | Virtual Reality| Vol 24 - Issue 28

VR for Social Media

by Matthew Brennesholtz

Display Daily, like most on-line news services, invites its readers to share content on Social Media. The default Display Daily sharing screen shows the ten most popular ways to share content. At least I’ve …

Tags:| Virtual Reality| Vol 24 - Issue 26

Content Creation Must Change with Consumption

by Tom Allen

There is a special guest at the DTG Summit every year, and in 2016 that was Nathalie Nahai, the ‘web psychologist’. Although not directly involved in the media, she used her experience to speak …

Tags:Content Creation| DTG Summit 2016| Large Display Monitor| | Vol 23 - Issue 20| YouTube

Facebook Adds the VR Selfie to the Social Media Repertoire

by Norbert Hildebrand

During its developer conference, Facebook introduced the concept of VR to their social media empire. It seems,the reason why Facebook bought Oculus in the first place is becoming clearer. The presentation included a VR …

Tags:Mobile Display Monitor| Oculus Rift| | Virtual Reality| Vol 23 - Issue 16

Oculus Starts Integrating VR into Social Apps

by Norbert Hildebrand

After the Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey was somewhat pessimistic about the integration of social apps and virtual reality (Facebook, Oculus and the Future of VR), corporate reality has already caught up with Oculus. This …

Tags:Mobile Display Monitor| Oculus VR| | Virtual Reality| Vol 23 - Issue 10