Fri, 26 Oct 2018 12:50
Armed drones, iris scanners: China's high-tech security gadgets
From virtual reality police training programmes to gun-toting drones and iris scanners, a public security expo in China showed the range of increasingly high-tech tools available to the country's police.
Fri, 29 Jun 2018 10:26
Nissan offers a spin on racing pod simulator at auto show
Nissan is inviting the general public to experience the next best thing to a real race by trying out its fully immersive Grand Turismo Racing Pod, a virtual reality simulator.
Auto & Audio
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 01:00
The Nation’s picks for best new tech products
WITH the CES Asia 2018 tech show now over, The Nation presents the top 10 groundbreaking tech products – AI, vehicle tech, mobile, and augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) – from the Innovation Award honorees across 20 product categories. These products combine looks with functionality, and can offer support in the daily lives and lifestyle of all people.
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 01:00
Headsets to another world
Arcades seek to take virtual reality gaming mainstream
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 01:00
App aims to turn any PC game into virtual reality
GAMING startup Clovr has taken to the crowd sourcing platform Kickstarter to raise funds to build a mobile app that will turn any PC game into virtual reality (VR).
Tue, 06 Mar 2018 08:21
Executive Talk: Three reasons rnterprise VR next big thing
Virtual reality (VR) promises to be one of the most revolutionary technologies of this century, and its use won’t be limited to gaming and marketing. VR is about to become mainstream, increasing competitiveness in all kinds of businesses.
Wed, 28 Feb 2018 13:58
Old Ayutthaya as seen in virtual reality
Thailand and Japan are celebrating the 130th anniversary of diplomatic relations with a Virtual Reality Street Museum in the Japanese Village in Ayutthaya.
Wed, 28 Feb 2018 01:00
Authentic Ayutthaya comes to life at Japanese Village’s Virtual Reality Street Museum
Smart technology enriches history, offering unforgettable, immersive experiences in celebration of 130th anniversary of Thai-Japanese diplomatic relations.
Sat, 24 Feb 2018 09:18
Facebook pulls gun game from conservative gathering
Facebook pulled a virtual reality gun game from a major US conservative political gathering Friday, saying the demo was a mistake given the recent deadly school shooting in Florida.
Sat, 17 Feb 2018 01:00
IMAX opens virtual reality centre in Bangkok in first for the region
BANGKOK IMAX Theater Co Ltd, a subsidiary of Major Cineplex Group and the licensed operator of IMAX theatres in Thailand, yesterday opened the IMAX VR centre in Bangkok as the first such virtual reality (VR) centre in Southeast Asia.
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 07:01
Virtual reality may reduce paranoia in psychotics: study
Virtual reality-based therapy combined with standard treatment reduced paranoia and anxiety in people with psychotic disorders, scientists reported Friday.
Mon, 22 Jan 2018 10:05
AI, virtual reality make inroads in tourism sector
A hotel room automatically adjusting to the tastes of each guest, virtual reality headsets as brochures: the tourism sector is starting to embrace new technologies, hoping to benefit from lucrative personal data.
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 03:16
NetDragon launches Thai education community
NetDragon Websoft, a Hong Kong Stock Exchange-listed company, has opened Elernity Thailand, a subsidiary that will focus on integrating data analytics with both augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) for the education market.
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 14:57
KBank Digital Academy a powerful engine for organisational change
THE RISE of a half-dozen trends - big data, start-ups, 5G, blockchain, virtual reality (VR), artificial intelligence (AI), etc - creates the sense that corporations worldwide are working toward an evolution that may be described in two key words: "digital transformation" or perhaps|"being disruptive".
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 14:50
VR creates a new form of journalism
JOURNALISTS today have to adapt new technologies and, together with their audiences, develop the vocabulary and conventions to help new forms fulfil an old task: convey as truthfully as possible an account of aspects of life in ways that engage audiences and contribute usefully to their worldview.