With 5G, AR and VR are Poised to Transform Media and Entertainment

June 10, 2019

When 5G technology goes mainstream, will media outlets be able to draw readers and viewers into a more immersive experience, one that’s unimaginable today with the current bandwidth limitations? This advanced technology offers massive opportunity to deliver content in AR and VR formats.

How Students Take Field Trips Without Leaving the Classroom

April 16, 2019

Virtual reality is creating access to educational experiences. Learn about the overwhelming winner in a business pitch competition at the recent SXSW Festival and why Curated x Kai is gaining interest and funding from many.

Episode 27: Creating Unlimited Educational Opportunities…with Virtual Reality

Duration 30:38

How does an aspiring dancer become a pioneer of virtual reality technology? On this week’s episode, we highlight the extraordinary life of Dr Carolina Cruz-Neira, Interim Chair of the Department of Computer Science and Executive Director of Emerging Analytics Center at the University of Arkansas, Little Rock. As one of the inventors of the CAVE (cave automatic virtual environment) she is able to transport a room of people virtually to any place in the world, creating a collaborative learning environment. Hear more from Dr Cruz-Neira about the exciting applications of this technology.

Redefining Virtual Reality with Dr. Carolina Cruz-Neira

Duration 13:04

Dr. Carolina Cruz-Neira discusses how she defines virtual reality and what it will enable in the future.

Episode 26: Rugged Tech Exploration…With Mike Libecki

Duration 29:57

What’s the worst accident your laptop has survived? A drop? A spilled cup of coffee? Mike Libecki, National Geographic Explorer, is a little harder on his tech. His laptop has survived -67 degree temperatures and curious polar bears because his job is to travel to the world’s most remote and extreme environments. His passion is to make the world a better place. On this episode, learn how Mike’s non-profit organization is using technology to transform lives around the world.

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How VR Is Poised to Transform the Music Industry

November 28, 2018

The world of virtual reality (VR) is taking hold across major music labels — such as Universal Music Group, Warner Music Group, Sony Music Entertainment Inc., and Roc Nation — that are licensing VR-film projects, and selling virtual tickets to shows in the U.S. and UK.