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    Neural Network Succours Augment 3D Micro-CT Images of Fibrous Materials

    Neural Network Succours Augment 3D Micro-CT Images of Fibrous Materials

    Posted At : 2021-08-21
    Samples are tiny & images often have artifacts & damaged, shaded, or missing regions; thus, it is a finicky tool. To deal with such, probers drew influence & proficiency from the art world, where damaged art must be augmented while conserving its overall integrity. Ph.D. student at KU Leuven & Skoltech & 1st author of this paper - Radmir Karamov, said the prime benefit of AI inpainting
    Snapchat Reveals Recreated Sunglasses Extortionate Rate

    Snapchat Reveals Recreated Sunglasses Extortionate Rate

    Posted At : 2021-08-15
    Snapchat's parent firm publicized Spectacles 3, the latest version of its video-recording sunglasses with 3D effects. With a hefty price tag, the smart device will be shipped in the fall, but currently, it is available for pre-order at $380, which is more than double the cost of the preceding model. This model was a viral hit. 
    Facebook, Microsoft are Building the Metaverse

    Facebook, Microsoft are Building the Metaverse

    Posted At : 2021-08-05
    A novel - Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson is based on a pizza delivery boy by day & a VR superhero by night, living in an online universe - The Metaverse. Back in 1992, the Metaverse was considered to knock off the cyberspace concept by William Gibson. Metaverse was applied to VR, Fortnite, Minecraft, AR & Roblox for the past few years. 
    Osso VR Raises $27M to Upskill Surgeons Using Simulations

    Osso VR Raises $27M to Upskill Surgeons Using Simulations

    Posted At : 2021-07-18
    The San Francisco-based VR start-up firm Osso VR has collaborated with medical device giants such as Smith & Nephew, Johnson & Johnson, and Stryker, piquing investor's attention during 2020. The start-up has raised $27 million to train medical professionals in using virtual reality (VR) surgery simulations.
    Facebook's Oculus Gets Prompt Pushback Against Virtual Reality Ad

    Facebook's Oculus Gets Prompt Pushback Against Virtual Reality Ad

    Posted At : 2021-06-24
    Facebook is already getting blowback for its plan to place ads in games on its Oculus Virtual Reality (VR) headset. Blaston - a futuristic shooter game by Resolution Games, pulled out of the test days after the tech giant publicized it citing complaints. Blaston was the only game the firm confirmed had agreed to its test, though it stated other creators were on board.
    Walking in Their Shoes: Using VR to Obtain Togetherness in Healthcare Providers

    Walking in Their Shoes: Using VR to Obtain Togetherness in Healthcare Providers

    Posted At : 2021-06-22
    Scientists have shown togetherness provides healthcare providers the ability to offer necessary supports & make lesser mistakes. This helps maximize patient's satisfaction & improve their outcomes, boosting the overall care. In a forthcoming issue of the Journal of Medical Imaging & Radiation Sciences, published by Elsevier, versatile clinicians & scientists from Dalhousie University performed a
    How Augmented Reality can be Implemented

    How Augmented Reality can be Implemented

    Posted At : 2021-06-11
    One of the biggest tech trends spreading worldwide is Augmented Reality (AR) that permits us to see the reality with a digital augmentation overlaid on it. AR is a highly interactive & visual method of overlaying digital content such as GPS, sounds, graphics & videos onto the natural world through cameras. Its applications can be delivered quickly on mainstream devices like HoloLens 2 headsets,
    3 Technologies Makes Education More Accessible Post-pandemic

    3 Technologies Makes Education More Accessible Post-pandemic

    Posted At : 2021-05-27
    Educational tech entered public awareness over the past year as the pandemic moved young & old learners out of the classroom & into the virtual world of remote education. One of its vital benefits is enhanced access to education, both in terms of aiding pupils with learning hassles or disabilities & in creating learning less location-dependent.
    "10 Years to Go for Digital Transportation" - Mark Zuckerberg

    "10 Years to Go for Digital Transportation" - Mark Zuckerberg

    Posted At : 2021-03-30
    Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg said that AR & VR will be the next vital computing platform. He believes that AR will allow people to teleport to locations for both leisure & work in the future to conduct virtual meetings, which helps minimize travel & climatic effects. In discussion with The Information, Mr. Zuckerberg stated, "Clearly, there are going to keep on being planes & cars. But the further
    Editorial Top 9 Tech Trends of 2021

    Top 9 Tech Trends of 2021

    Posted At : 2021-03-25
    It is considered the crucial cloud-based data analytics form with a massive processing scope, minimizing the time & efforts. Evidence shows that by the end of 2022, the global edge computing marketplace will reach $6.72B, offering numerous IT & software engineer jobs.
    TapID Uses Bone Conduction for Better Typing VR Experience

    TapID Uses Bone Conduction for Better Typing VR Experience

    Posted At : 2021-03-24
    VR is becoming more of a thing; we have top-notch quality headsets & the computational power to produce attractive backgrounds. Numerous VR technology uses the camera-based system or free-hand mid-air interaction controllers that tracks the interaction of hands & limbs. Yet, productivity scenarios often need perpetuated businesses.
    Facebook Reveals AR Neural Wristband Controller

    Facebook Reveals AR Neural Wristband Controller

    Posted At : 2021-03-21
    Facebook Reality Labs has revealed its vision about the neural wristband prototype development. Being it a short-term objective, it uses AI techniques to sense what users want to do & when to do it. Facebook is the 1st tech giant to suggest using such wristbands as input for AR & VR. The band can predict sophisticated hand movements by sensors that sense electrical motor nerve signals, allowing us