Posts Tagged ‘virtual reality’

EarthX: Urban Development, Art for a Cause & Tiny Homes

Posted by Katie Kelton

The EarthX, the world’s largest environmental festival, featured speakers and exhibits focused on topics from urban development to virtual reality systems to the new tiny house craze.

The “Urbanism, Development & Density,” panel held Friday afternoon featured speakers analyzing recent …

Perot Museum Partners With Paleoanthropologist on Center to Study the Human Journey

Posted by Lance Murray

The Perot Museum of Nature and Science has formed a partnership with one of the world’s leading paleoanthropologists, positioning the Dallas museum as a center for the study of the origins of humankind — a center that will impact education

Garland ISD Students Using VR to Aid First Responder Training

Posted by Taylor Lowder

Students at Sachse High School have created a virtual reality training program customized for the city of Sachse and its fire department. 

It’s an ongoing, three-year project for third-year animation and computer science classes at the high school. It’s lead …

Accenture Technology Vision: Report Unravels Trends Transforming Business

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

Accenture released its Technology Vision 2018 report covering five major trends unfolding over the next three years: citizen AI, extended reality, data veracity, frictionless business, and internet of thinking.

The global professional services firm, with an office in Dallas, sees …

Addison-Based MyndVR Strikes Exclusive Virtual Reality Deal with Global Tech Company

Posted by Katie Kelton

Addison-based MyndVR is teaming up with leading virtual reality content network Littlstar. 

The partnership will create VR simulations on a regular basis for older adults utilizing MyndVR’s interface and Littlstar’s streaming technology, according to the companies. The terms of the …

Master Minds:
North Texas Idea Generators

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

From startups changing the way we travel and how brands can tell stories to inventions bringing new solutions to the health care and wireless industries, these North Texas innovators are making a name for themselves. 


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Back to the Future: A Look at the Tech Changing Business

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

There is no question that the future holds a place for augmented reality, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, and blockchain. 

In a time when brick-and-mortar stores are struggling to stay afloat, companies are increasingly turning to AR, VR, and AI to …

Medical VR Startup Takes First at UTD Big Idea Competition

Posted by Heather Noel

From giving attraction maps the augmented reality treatment via a mobile app to an unmanned aerial system capable of monitoring air quality, University of Texas at Dallas students offered a variety in Thursday’s Big Idea Competition final.

But, it was …

Photos: Take a Virtual Look Inside NTT Data Services’ Client Experience Center

Posted by Heather Noel

Wednesday NTT Data marked the one-year anniversary of its $3.1 billion acquisition of Dell Services.

NTT Data Services, the Plano division of the Japanese IT services provider, held an event to celebrate its “innoversary” and officially open the Client …

Q+A: NTT Data Services CTO Talks Automation, Future of Workforce & His New Role

Posted by Heather Noel

Dallas Innovates Q+A (Images: Istockphoto)Kris Fitzgerald has spent decades working in the IT sector, but it’s the role he took in January that has been the most fun, he said.

As NTT Data Services’ newest chief technology officer, Fitzgerald is helping the Plano division …