Category Archives: Architechnologist

‘D&D Curse of Strahd’ Player’s Report: Session 13

‘D&D Curse of Strahd’ Player’s Report: Session 13

As Baräsh crossed the threshold of the church he turned and saw Kevon in the vampire’s clutches. Strahd’s focus was now entirely upon the tiefling, his mouth open revealing two sharp extended incisors that closed around Kevon’s neck. He did not struggle as Strahd drained his blood. Read More

Virtual Arcade at Tribeca Film Festival Brings Immersive Content

Virtual Arcade at Tribeca Film Festival Brings Immersive Content

The 16th annual Tribeca Film Festival has spent the last week in lower Manhattan showcasing some of the best new video content—including film, television, virtual reality (VR), gaming, and online media. The Virtual Arcade in the Tribeca Festival Hub is the home to the 29 virtual reality exhibits that are included in this year’s Tribeca Immersive program. Read More

Sometimes Only a Pixie Can Find Your Stuff

Sometimes Only a Pixie Can Find Your Stuff

Location tracking technology or the cooler “Location of Things” (LoT) jargon uses small bluetooth-enabled tags to locate commonly misplaced items. New advancements in the technology from Pixie Technology improves on simple audio cues (one device activates beeping on another) by using signaling technology based on mapping the location of connected objects and an augmented reality (AR) interface to display the location of misplaced objects on a smartphone screen. We were given a Pixie system to test the advantages of their platform and compare it to existing systems. Read More