After trying demos of Magic Leap and HoloLens, it’s clear that commercializing augmented reality technology will be difficult.
A drone spent hours swarming around Rio’s iconic Christ statue to show a cheap way to capture highly accurate 3-D scans.
Some companies see virtual and augmented reality as a way to make money from a new type of ads.
Cultural and technological trends are driving record investments in security startups.
Some researchers are searching for more meaningful ways to measure artificial intelligence.
Orbital Insight is using deep learning to find financially useful information in aerial imagery.
A startup’s version of 3-D printing is faster and cheaper (and makes better objects).
A startup with radical new battery technology gets a vote of confidence from an appliance maker.
Smartphone apps will be able to perceive objects and perform other intelligent tricks thanks to Qualcomm’s newest mobile chips.
Nvidia’s Shield console uses a range of tricks to reduce latency during game play.