The WIRED Guide to Virtual Reality

SOURCE: Everything you ever wanted to know about VR headsets, Oculus, Vive, and simulator sickness. ALL HAIL THE headset. Or, alternatively, all ignore the headset, because it’s gonna be a dismal failure anyway. That’s pretty […]


Never-ending misfortunes: Toshiba stuck in the news cycle from hell

SOURCE: EMBATTLED Toshiba has had a rather terrible week following previously reported news the Japanese government would not be extending a helping hand to save them from falling share prices and bankrupting nuclear power businesses. Since the […]


WHO warns about the risks of AI for healthcare

SOURCE: New ethics guidance cautions against overestimating the benefits of technology. A World Health Organisation (WHO) report has cautioned against overestimating the benefits of artificial intelligence (AI) for health at the expense of core […]


New alliances to beef up investments in microchips and cloud technologies

SOURCE: The European Commission launched two alliances bringing together industry, member states and other organisations to co-invest in semiconductor and cloud and edge computing, in a move designed to reduce reliance on foreign technologies. […]


Which billionaire is winning the space race? It depends

SOURCE: New York (CNN Business)Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk and Richard Branson have a combined net worth of $400 billion, roughly the size of the GDP of the entire nation of Ireland. And all three […]


What Is Wetware in Computing and Biology?

SOURCE: Wetwear, which stands for wet software, has come to mean a few different things over the years but it usually refers to the mixture of software, hardware, and biology. The word originally referred to […]