Microsoft is making VR better for those with vision problems

The toolkit, known as SeeingVR, was tested on 11 people with vision problems — and the team found that all participants could complete the tasks such as shooting objects or menu selection more… Read more: Microsoft is making VR better for those with vision...

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Uber’s self-driving unit gets its own CEO and a $1 billion investment

As Uber finally closes in on its IPO, its self-driving car unit is getting a big cash infusion and some independence. The company announced tonight that Toyota, Denso and Softbank are investing a… Original post: Uber’s self-driving unit gets its own CEO and a $1 billion...

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Childish Gambino will host an immersive Pixel 3 event at Coachella

The “Brighter in the Dark” experience will combine music, art and tech in immersive and “unexpected ways,” and you’ll be able to have a dance-off with the Childish Gambino Playmoji pack against a… See the original post: Childish Gambino will host an immersive Pixel 3 event at...

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UK will hold social networks accountable for harmful content

Both Facebook and Google have previously denied responsibility for the content published on their sites, evoking the communications act in the US to overcome lawsuits accusing them of enabling… Read the rest here: UK will hold social networks accountable for harmful...

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This week in tech history: Apple releases the first iPad

Former Apple CEO Steve Jobs introduced the iPad in January of 2010, but April 3rd was the first day normal people could get their hands on a device that represented Apple’s vision for the future… See the rest here: This week in tech history: Apple releases the first...

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