Browsing Tag

Virtual Reality

  • Read

    Putting the ‘AR’ in Art

    Before Nintendo and PlayStation became household staples for middle-class American gamers, there were the arcades of the late 70s and early 80s. For many of that era, games like Donkey Kong…

  • Speaking

    AR + VR Industry Night in Toronto

    On August 2nd, 2017, I had the opportunity to take the stage at House of VR for We Are Wearables’ VR/AR Industry Night. For those not in the know, We Are…

  • InStore: An Immersive Event on the Future of Retail

    The way we shop is changing. Websites are behaving more like stores, and stores are behaving more like websites. Whether it's mobile ordering or interactive mirrors, retailers are innovating to offer…

  • Body Hacking Conference

    You are a bodyhacker. Yes, you. Bodyhackers come in all shapes, sizes, and colors. Even “normal” ones. That’s because bodyhacking isn’t just about appearances. It can relate to inward reflection, chemical…

  • Publications

    The Future of Shopping is Magic

    In a 1963 episode of The Jetsons, Jane Jetson has been invited to the theatre. To choose her outfit for the evening, Jane enlists the help of her daughter, Judy, and a…

  • Podcasts

    Pete Forde of ItsMe: Avatars for Everyone!

    While most of us may be used to the idea of maintaining a digital persona on platforms like Facebook and Instagram, the idea of stepping inside these virtual worlds seems—well—out of…

  • Podcasts

    #MBFW Russia Recap Episode (Part 1 of 2)

    Earlier this month, Electric Runway traveled to Moscow for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week to find out what’s happening in Russia in terms of fashion tech. Above is part one of our two-part…

  • Press

    Toronto’s Tech Arcade Covered in Betakit

    At the Tract 9 technology and design incubator, the Toronto community has a chance to try out the latest in virtual reality through a VR arcade. Tract 9 teamed up with…

  • Read

    A Guide to Fashion and Virtual Reality

    Tomorrow, I’m speaking on a panel in Toronto’s west-end on virtual and augmented reality as it pertains to the fashion and beauty industries (view the event listing here). Ahead of this…

  • VRTO: Virtual & Augmented Reality World Conference Expo 2016

    A unique, international exhibition and professional conference exploring arts, culture and science through immersive technologies. The VRTO Virtual & Augmented Reality World Conference & Expo is a unique event featuring two…

  • FashTechTV

    Inside AWE 2016

    New vlog is up! Amanda Cosco takes you inside Augmented World Expo 2016, one of the largest events in North America exploring virtual and augmented reality + wearable tech.…

  • Augmented World Expo

    Augmented World Expo (AWE) is the world’s largest conference and expo for professionals focused on giving people real superpowers through Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Wearable Technology. This year’s event takes…