Why AR is Our new Mirror

In this episode of the Electric Runway podcast, journalist Amanda Cosco interviews Karim Roushdy, the founder of Meraya. Meraya is an augmented reality app for trying on accessories. The app leverages facial recognition technology as well as artificial intelligence to…
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Smart Haptics 2017

Smart Haptics 2017 will feature talks that will serve to inform the industry of the current capabilities and needs in the industry, as well as hands-on demonstrations that will provide the opportunity to explore through active participation.
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Spotlight AR/VR 2017

This event is for those looking to learn or extend their AR and VR skills and knowledge. Oculus Rift, Google Cardboard, HTC Vive, Microsoft HoloLens, Razer, Samsung Gear VR, PS VR, Leap Motion, Magic Leap.  The list seems intimidating; should you be…
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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 and Space Invaders were first experienced as big blinking…
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Marimekko Goes High-Tech

European audiences will be no stranger to the brand Marimekko. Known for their bold patterns and simple cuts, the Helsinki-based textiles company has pioneered trends in both women's garments and home furnishings. Now, Marimekko is trying their hands at integrating digital technology with their open design…
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