Innovation in 3D – in 3Days – MIT Hosts Largest VR/AR Hackathon…Ever!

Innovation in 3D – in 3Days – MIT Hosts Largest VR/AR Hackathon…Ever!
After 12 years in Mixed and Immersive Reality, you might think I’d be used to the “wow” of VR, AR and mixed reality.  But… as a judge this past weekend at the MIT Media Lab’s VR Hackathon and all I can say is… my socks were not just knocked off, but blown off – into outer space! Seven hundred people applied... Read More

Virtual Reality for Future Generations

Virtual Reality for Future Generations
VR technology has been available for many years and used by the military, law enforcement, and to a limited degree, in higher education.   In the early years methods of interaction was limited.  Virtual reality devices were limited and expensive.  Today that has changed with the availability of consumer devices whose prices continue to become more reasonable and multiplayer platforms... Read More

VR, AR, IR, MR, VW, HMD, HUD, ….Whaaaat?

VR, AR, IR, MR, VW, HMD, HUD, ….Whaaaat?
For most organizations today the terms immersion, 3D, VR just aren’t in the thick of it yet.  And the topic can see full of alphabet soup with Vs and Rs.  But, this soup is about to go way mainstream over the next several years.  So, right now is a good time to get to know the terms – should help you understand what your reading... Read More

HorizonIR Talk at Women In Cable & Telecommunications @ Villanova University

HorizonIR Talk at Women In Cable & Telecommunications @ Villanova University
It was great to present at the opening round table and later on during my session at the Women in Cable and Telecommunications conference this June 2016 at Villanova University.  This years conference was about VR.   A thank you to Mary Malone and Pam Nobles for including me on the speaker roster.  There were many excellent speakers, in fact, where... Read More

Enterprise Value from Virtual Reality – Humm, Didn’t Work in ’07 so Why Now?

Enterprise Value from Virtual Reality – Humm, Didn’t Work in ’07 so Why Now?
We get one question from our clients, every time, whether we are working on their strategy or helping to design or lead a specific project that will use Virtual or Immersive Reality. The question goes something like this “So… what is the difference this time around with virtual reality vs. what emerged in 2007 -2009?  And, why should I care this... Read More