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Globe and Mail: Reality Check
Is Virtual Reality finally ready to transform our lives? The author of this article tests out some of the new VR headsets.
Alberta students help send 3D-printed prosthetic hands to Third World kids
This is an inspiring article about a 3D printing company and Alberta students joining together to 3D print prosthetic limbs for amputee children in developing countries.
Check out the Open Bionics blog to see some of their success stories as well as what they are currently developing.
What is Virtual Reality?
This video provides an excellent description of Virtual Reality, including its key elements and how it works.
Chris Milk: How virtual reality can create the ultimate empathy machine
In this short TED talk, filmmaker Chris Milk "shows some of his collaborations with musicians including Kanye West and Arcade Fire, and describes his latest, mind-bending experiments with virtual reality."
U.K. unveils first 'smart' sidewalk
Imagine if sidewalks in cities were embedded with wi-fi technology? A city in England is the first to develop a way for pedestrians to access wi-fi as they walk along the sidewalk.
8 ways the Internet of things will change the way we live and work
This Globe and Mail article looks at 8 areas of our lives that the Internet of Things will change by 2020. Click on each icon to learn more.