Recent Global Tech News in case you missed it:

October 1st 2017 Article by Micah Blumberg for Silicon Valley Global News.



Sep 30: VR: Palmer Lucky tries the Pimax 8K

Sep 29: VR: Spielberg-backed startup wants to bring VR to the movies

Oct 1: AR: Robert Scoble tried 120 ARkit apps and he made a great list. This might make it easier to find ARkit apps that you like.

Sep 30: Cryptocurrency: IMF Chief Lagarde Tells Central Bankers: “Not Wise to Dismiss Virtual Currencies”

Sep 18: Blockchain Crypto: Lending Services Provider MicroMoney to Raise $30Mln through a Token Distribution Campaign in October, Helping Bring 2 Bln Unbanked into the New Crypto-Economy

Oct 1: Blockchain Crypto: Bahrain, one of the major oil-producing country in UAE, is turning to digital currencies as part of their financial structure.

Oct 1: Robots: Nano Robots: The World’s 1st Molecular Robot Has Just Been Created by UK Scientists

Oct 1: VR: Director turns to virtual reality to tastefully show tragedy

Oct 1: VR: Wireless: Intel makes the case for wireless PC-based high-end virtual reality

Sep 26: VR: AMC will install room-scale VR in theaters by 2019

Sep 26: VR: AMC, Steven Spielberg, Hans Zimmer and Gore Verbinski

Sep 29: VR: ‘Bigscreen’ Update Brings Big Ease-of-use Improvements, Better Avatars

Oct 1: VR: Al Jazeera Releases VR Documentary ‘I Am Rohingya’

Sep 30: VR: What Makes Multiplayer VR A Success And A Challenge?

Sep 27: VR: Preview: OVERTURN — Glorious Anime VR Mayhem Fast and furious action that’s hard not to like.

Sep 29: AR: The 3 Biggest Challenges Facing Augmented Reality Today

Oct 1: VR: Sharecare Launches 3D Virtual Human Body On HTC Vive

Sep 30: VR: Google, Facebook and Microsoft Line Up For VR Standalone Push

Sep 13: Science: Elon Musk on Twitter New model for evolution of intelligent life suggests probable emergence 2 billion years ago near galactic center

Sep 21: AI: New Theory Cracks Open the Black Box of Deep Learning. A new idea called the “information bottleneck” is helping to explain the puzzling success of today’s artificial-intelligence algorithms — and might also explain how human brains learn.

Sep 19: AR: AR WARS: The Last iPhone: AR is going mainstream via an update on iPhone today, but the recently announced iPhone X could be The Last iPhone.

Sep 25: Stories that affect us all: How to help Puerto Rico

Sep 17: Robots: Artificial Skin: A stretchy new superconductive “skin” can give robots a sense of touch

Sep 18: Microchips: New Microchips Convert Data Stored as Light Waves into Sound Waves

Sep 19: VR: Robinson The Journey Now Available On HTC Vive And Supports Oculus Touch

Sep 29: VR: Windows Mixed Reality: Hands-On With The Lenovo Explorer

Sep 19: VR: HTC Vive ditches the PC thanks to China’s cloud VR service

Oct 1: Women in Tech: Meet the Woman Who Broke Silicon Valley’s Gender Barrier — and Built a $1.5 Billion Tech Company The Silicon Valley gender narrative is firmly entrenched: Women don’t get computer science degrees and don’t start successful tech companies. Don’t tell Therese Tucker any of that.

Sep 14: VR: Dell opens preorders for its Visor VR headset

Sep 20: Tech: Google Buying HTC’s Pixel Team for $1.1 Billion


Sep 25: AR: The Rise of Consumer AR in China

Sep 29: Space Tech: Elon Musk proposes city-to-city travel by rocket, right here on Earth: Anywhere on Earth in under an hour,’ Musk says

Sep 27: AR: ARkit vs. ARCore: The Continuation of Apps vs. Web

Sep 22: Regulatory Technology: Regtech Startups On Pace For Record Deals, Against Backdrop Of Shifting Regulatory Landscape

Oct 1: Tom Emerich snaps new photos of the new Lenovo Star Wars Jedi Challenge AR System


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