Friday, April 29, 2016

HTC VIVE Incoming, Hoverbike, and Hover Camera Drone!


Stories mentioned:

What's Inside the HTC Vive
http://gizmodo.com/whats-inside-the-htc-vive-1773067212

HTC Vive companion app now available for iOS users
http://www.engadget.com/2016/04/25/htc-vive-ios-app-available/

The Ikea VR experience, now with the meatball update you've been waiting for - CNET
http://www.cnet.com/news/the-ikea-vr-game-now-with-the-meatball-update-youve-been-waiting-for/#ftag=CADf328eec

Samsung Is Developing Standalone VR Devices
http://gizmodo.com/samsung-is-developing-standalone-vr-devices-1773533548

Samsung's 360-degree camera will arrive on April 29th
http://www.engadget.com/2016/04/27/samsungs-360-degree-camera-will-arrive-on-april-29th/

Samsung's personal assistant robot is called Otto
http://www.theverge.com/2016/4/28/11528206/samsung-personal-assistant-robot-otto

Nokia OZO tapped to provide VR for Disney movies
http://www.technobuffalo.com/2016/04/26/nokia-ozo-disney-vr-partnership/

Giroptic's 360-degree waterproof camera starts shipping
http://www.engadget.com/2016/04/26/giroptics-360-degree-waterproof-camera-starts-shipping/

Colin Furze Hoverbike!
https://www.youtube.com/user/colinfurze

Hover Camera is a safe and foldable drone that follows you
http://www.engadget.com/2016/04/26/hover-camera-drone-zero-zero-robotics/

Triby will be the first non-Amazon device to get Alexa
http://www.engadget.com/2016/04/28/triby-will-be-the-first-non-amazon-device-to-get-alexa/

Amazon's Alexa can now add events to Google Calendar
http://www.theverge.com/2016/4/23/11493778/google-calendar-add-events-using-amazon-alexa

Google's new MODE Android Wear bands
https://www.android.com/wear/mode/
http://amzn.to/1UmamHR

New 8-megapixel camera board on sale at $25
https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/new-8-megapixel-camera-board-sale-25/