After the success of Pokémon Go!, what is the future for augmented reality?

  In Baum’s The Master Key, which was subtitled with a phrase that offers a rather delicious description of Silicon Valley – An Electrical Fairy Tale, Founded Upon the Mysteries of Electricity and the Optimism of Its Devotees – the protagonist is given the magical spectacles by a demon. After a fortnight’s adventuring, he concludes […]

Virtual reality for the masses is here. But do the masses want VR?

  Both the PSVR and the new lower-minimum Oculus do offer that magic – the moment when the view on-screen and your actions in the real world merge so perfectly that you feel transported into the virtual reality presented to you. That said, they still have their flaws. The dreaded VR nausea is there too […]

Star Wars Battlefront and the art of retro sound design

Interesting article on the sound design of the Star Wars movies and the recent Star Wars Battlefront game. Did you know, for example that: The screech of the original TIE Fighter, for example, was the sound of an elephant, slowed down, and mixed with the sound of car rolling on wet pavement as recorded through […]