Doctors Perform One-Of-A-Kind AR Surgery In Boston

VRScout

The post Doctors Perform One-Of-A-Kind AR Surgery In Boston appeared first on VRScout. Surgeons were able to view 3D anatomical information in real-time thanks to Dr. Steve Murphy’s AR guidance platform.

Boston 277

Boston Red Sox Fans Visit Fenway Park In AR With Latest Snapchat Lens

VRScout

With MLB baseball on hold, the Boston Red Sox turn to AR to reconnect with fans. In the meantime, MLB’s Boston Red Sox are using two different Snapchat AR lenses to transport fans to historic Fenway Park from the comfort their homes.

Boston 277
Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Augmented Reality Revives 300-Year-Old Boston Bookstore

VRScout

A bookstore in Boston celebrated its 300th birthday with an augmented reality makeover. Historic Boston Incorporated (HBI) debuted an AR app last week that overlays 3D virtual signs dating back to 1850 on the historic Old Corner Bookstore. The AR displays avoid “having to slap a bunch of signs on the building,” HBI executive director Kathy Kottaridis told The Boston Globe. The post Augmented Reality Revives 300-Year-Old Boston Bookstore appeared first on VRScout.

Boston 240

Boston’s Rose Kennedy Greenway Is Now One Of The Largest AR Exhibits In North America

VRScout

Exploring Boston’s past via an AR time machine. If you are familiar with Boston, then you know all about the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway , a stunning strip of land filled with beautiful gardens, promenades, plazas, and fountains that takes you through multiple Boston neighborhoods, from Chinatown all the way to Boston’s North End. The post Boston’s Rose Kennedy Greenway Is Now One Of The Largest AR Exhibits In North America appeared first on VRScout.

Say hello to Boston Dynamics’ newest robot: Stretch

Digital Trends

Boston Dynamics has just unveiled its latest robot, a wheel-based machine designed to make warehouse work more efficient. News boston dynamics Robot Stretch

Robot specialist Boston Dynamics offers rare look inside its workshop

Digital Trends

In a rare move, robot specialist Boston Dynamics recently allowed a film crew inside its Massachusetts workshop and even showed off a new robot. News boston dynamics Robotics Robots

Boston Dynamics unveils new warehouse robot called Stretch

Mashable VR

Cargo may be delayed in getting to warehouses due to the gigantic ship that was stuck in a canal, but once it gets there, a new Boston Dynamics robot is ready to handle all the boxes. More about Robot , Boston Dynamics , Tech , and Artificial Intelligence.

Hyundai Motors Reportedly Bought Boston Dynamics For Almost $1 Billion

GizModo VR

What to do with Boston Dynamics? boston dynamics softbank google robots robotics hyundai

Boston 114

A new robot dog could be coming for the Boston Dynamics robo-dog crown — Strictly Robots

Mashable VR

More about Mashable Video , Robot , Boston Dynamics , Maintenance , and Robot Dog. Mashable Video Robot Boston Dynamics Maintenance Robot DogThe SN-3 Nova from concept designer Amin Akhshi was designed for performing maintenance tasks that human can't do safely. Read more.

Reality Bytes: Boston Dynamics, Lyft, & Deep Nostalgia

AR Insider

We continue the narrative this week with Maher’s look at Boston Dynamics, Lyft’s newest expansion, and animating old photos with AI and AR. Boston Dynamics Spot robots have a new purview – NYPD policing.

Watch Boston Dynamics’ robots strut their stuff in year-end dance show

Digital Trends

Strutting their stuff to The Contours’ Do You Love Me, Boston Dynamics' robots thrill with impressively agile moves that would put most human dancers to shame. News Atlas boston dynamics Handle Robotics Robots spot

Boston 114

Boston Dynamics' Spot Robot Finally Gets Its Helping Hand

GizModo VR

When Boston Dynamics first revealed a prototype of its Spot robot to the world back in 2016, it featured a gripper on the end of an articulated arm that was curiously missing when the company officially made Spot available for sale last year. human interest technology_internet robots alphabet inc boston dynamics softbank group robotics aibo atlas data mobile robot

Ford gives Boston Dynamics’ high-tech robot dog a job

Digital Trends

Boston Dynamics' advanced quadruped went on sale in June 2020 for $75,000. Cars News boston dynamics Ford Robot Robotics Robots spot

Hyundai acquires robotics company Boston Dynamics in $1.1 billion deal

Mashable VR

It has acquired a controlling interest in robotics company Boston Dynamics. Under the terms of the agreement, Hyundai will hold an approximately 80 percent stake in Boston Dynamics, while previous owner SoftBank will retain the remaining 20 percent.

Boston Dynamics' Spot gets major upgrades, including very versatile robot arm

Mashable VR

Boston Dynamics unveiled a bunch of upgrades for their famed 'Spot', including a robot arm attachment and long-distance remote control. More about Boston Dynamics , Robot Arm , Spot , Robot Dog , and Tech. Boston Dynamics Robot Arm Spot Robot Dog Tech

Game lets you control Boston Dynamics' robot dog and shoot paintballs with it

Mashable VR

You may have heard of Spot, the robot dog made by robotics company Boston Dynamics. Regardless, capitalism has prevailed and last summer, Boston Dynamics made Spot available for sale at the low, low price of $75,000. More about Boston Dynamics , Culture , and Web Culture.

Reality Bytes: Amazon Echo, Boston Dynamics & Spin Scooters

AR Insider

We continue the narrative this week with the latest in automation: rotating Echo speakers, Boston Dynamics’ self-charging, and streamlining electric scooters. W hat are the biggest insights and observations in AR and adjacent sectors this week?

Boston Dynamics' New Box Grabbing Bots Can Roam a Warehouse Looking For Work

GizModo VR

And when that time comes, Boston Dynamics wants us all to know it’s got a roaming robotic arm called Stretch that’s ready and willing to schlep boxes… Read more. boston dynamics economy of the united states science in popular culture robot science and technology in the united states robotics atlas technology internetIt won’t be long before brick and mortar stores will be a distant memory, replaced by entire neighborhoods of warehouses facilitating our obsession with shopping online.

A restaurant chain in Boston is changing the food automation game — Strictly Robots

Mashable VR

Boston-based restaurant chain Spyce has been using automation to aid its cooking process for quite a while. More about Mashable Video , Boston , Restaurant , Automation , and Smart Tech. Mashable Video Boston Restaurant Automation Smart Tech

First Class Tickets Get VR Movies On Some Boston Routes

UploadVR

The service is called “Allosky Cinematic VR” from a company called SkyLights and it is being tested as a first class amenity on-board Seattle-Boston and Boston-San Diego routes. Tagged with: Alaska Airlines , In-Flight Entertainment Facebook Twitter Reddit More The post First Class Tickets Get VR Movies On Some Boston Routes appeared first on UploadVR.

Boston 159

Release the ($74,500) hounds: Boston Dynamics' Spot is for sale

Mashable VR

As of today, you can officially buy your very own $74,500 robot dog Boston Dynamics , the company also behind that random parkour bot , announced Tuesday that its four-legged creation is finally for sale. More about Robots , Boston Dynamics , Tech , and Other.

You Can Finally Buy Boston Dynamics' Spot, But You Can't Use It For Evil

GizModo VR

Last September, after debuting several years prior , Boston Dynamics’ impressively agile robotic dog Spot was made available to a select number of companies as an experiment to see how the robot would perform outside of the company’s R&D labs. robots boston dynamics spot research robotic

Boston 101

Boston Dynamics robots (and a robot dog) break it down on the dance floor

Mashable VR

We'll let you decide after watching Boston Dynamics' latest video featuring several of its robots, and their dance moves. More about Robots , Boston Dynamics , Tech , and Artificial Intelligence. Robots Boston Dynamics Tech Artificial IntelligenceCreepy or cool?

'SNL' pokes fun at Boston with pitch perfect ad for Sam Adams' pumpkin ale

Mashable VR

At a time of unprecedented division, last night Saturday Night Live played into one of the few things most Americans can still agree on: Making fun of Boston is funny. While the world has been turned upside down in 2020, riffing on Boston is still a formula that works.

Watch Boston Dynamics’ Robot Army Dance Their Way to World Domination

GizModo VR

As the company wonders what the future holds for it now that Boston Dynamics is owned by the Hyundai Motor Group , its robots are showing off their impressive capabilities in a year-end video that may also be a ploy to distract humanity from their ultimate goal: total dominance on the dance floor , or the eradication of… Read more. boston dynamics robots do you love me the contours atlas handle spot

Boston Dynamics Will Sell Robot Arm to Go With Its Robot Dog Next Year, Which Is Totally Fine

GizModo VR

Back in June, Boston Dynamics made more than 150 units of its robotic dog Spot available for sale to outside companies and research facilities. While Boston… Read more. barks in robot robots robotics boston dynamics spotmini spot

Boston Students Are Turning Classic Novel Ulysses Into A VR Experience

UploadVR

Winking Entertainment is trying its hand at retelling ancient Chinese story, Romance of the Three Kingdoms, inside the HTC Vive, and now a group from the Boston College is attempting to do the same for James Joyce’s Ulysses. Tagged with: Boston College , htc vive , Joycestick , Ulysses. Experiences Boston College htc vive Joycestick UlyssesWe’re seeing a surprising eagerness from creatives to turn classic novels into VR experiences.

Boston 155

Fallout 4 VR Livestream: Exploring Diamond City And Inner Boston

UploadVR

In our first stream (yesterday) we began our journey as we exited the Vault, made our way to Concord, and started to explore the Boston Wasteland. This time around we’ve got our sights set on Diamond City and the surrounding urban Boston areas. Fallout 4 VR finally released for HTC Vive this week! It had a bit of a rocky launch but is already improving slightly from where it was just a few days ago.

Boston 143

Meet Ghost Robotics, the Boston Dynamics of combat bots

Digital Trends

Ghost’s quadruped bots are the scary older brother of every other dog robot you’ve ever seen. And with good reason. They’re shipping off to join the military. Features Robots

Boston 114

Fallout 4 VR Livestream: Exploring The Boston Wasteland

UploadVR

The Boston wasteland never looked so immersive! Yesterday, Fallout 4 VR released to the world on Steam. This release marks the third and final VR game of the year from Bethesda and is now arguably the largest and most elaborate VR game available on any platform.

Boston 135

Boston Bans Police Forces From Using Facial Recognition

GizModo VR

It’s official, as of today, Boston’s become the second-largest US community to ban police use of facial recognition technology, thanks to a unanimous vote by more than a dozen city council people.

Boston Students Are Turning Classic Novel Ulysses Into A VR.

AllThingsVR

Boston Students Are Turning Classic Novel Ulysses Into A VR Experience Winking Entertainment is trying its hand at retelling ancient Chinese story, Romance of the Three Kingdoms, inside the HTC Vive, and now a group from the Boston College is attempting to do the same for James Joyce’s Ulysses. james joyce literature vr experience classic novel ireland ulysses boston college

They strapped a paintball gun onto a Spot robot. Now the internet has the reins

Digital Trends

Boston Dynamics doesn't want people to strap guns of any kind on its robots -- but that's exactly what NYC-based idea factory MSCHF has done. Features boston dynamics Robots Spot robot

Boston 114

Boston bans most city use of facial-recognition tech in privacy win

Mashable VR

Boston on Wednesday joined the still small, but growing, number of U.S. The new measure prohibits both the city of Boston and any official in the city of Boston from using "face surveillance" and "information derived from a face surveillance system.".

VR & AR/MR for Training & Education – Aggreko, Boston Children’s Hospital and More Share Insights

ARPost

BOSTON, December 14, 2019 — Research estimates that by 2020 nearly 35 percent of the top skills needed across all job groups will change (World Economic Forum), which highlights the growing need for businesses to focus on corporate training. Press release.

Political ad goes viral for actually being inspiring (and deeply Boston)

Mashable VR

Oh, and the Boston accent is a delight — listening to Markey say "organize" is a treat. Typically, political ads follow familiar beats. There are the dark attack ads with an ominous narrator. There are the somewhat cheesy ads touting the candidate's record.

Oh, nothing, just Ford's robot dogs roaming the factory floor

Mashable VR

More about Robot , Boston Dynamics , Ford , Tech , and Artificial Intelligence. Robot Boston Dynamics Ford Tech Artificial IntelligenceRead more.