Category Archives: Technology

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

STANLEY Model 1 3D Printer Review – Plus a Fidget Spinner Giveaway!

STANLEY Model 1 3D Printer Review – Plus a Fidget Spinner Giveaway!

Stanley Black & Decker has partnered with South Korean printer company Sindoh to create the STANLEY Model 1, an easy-to-use 3D printer for beginners and experts alike. Everything about the Model 1 appears to have been developed with the idea of making 3D printing as simple as possible, allowing anyone to go from unboxing to printing in a matter of minutes. 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