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Google Earth Takes You on a Virtual Voyage of the Titanic

04/16/2012, In conjunction with the anniversary of the biggest maritime accident during peacetime the world has ever seen, GPSed.com has highlighted the journey taken by the Titanic that can be viewed on Google Earth with a KML file that can be downloaded here or...

Virtual boarding agents at Orly airport in Paris

08/18/2011, So you have a non-human DJ who is about to hit the airwaves soon, and boarding agents might be next on the cost-cutting exercise block. Virtual boarding agents, if all goes well, could be the next “upgrade” at airports wherever you go. If you...

VMware View Client for iPad

03/09/2011, VMware has released VMware View, a new client for iPad that lets users access their virtual Windows  systems from the iPad. Aimed mainly at (large?) businesses, the new client would allow iPad users to run Windows applications on a remote server, from an...

Virtual router is super cheap but excellent performer

08/23/2010, Cheap and good – now that’s a mantra that might be what most people are looking at in these economically challenging times, but such devices/services/items are hard to come by. South Korean researchers could be onto something with a new...

Air Hair Virtual Haircut Training

06/30/2010, Student hairdressers are always going to have trouble finding folks who are willing to let them try their skills on their hair, and that’s probably why the smart folks over at the Tokyo Institute of Technology are working on Air Hair, a virtual...

Second Life lay off: times are tough for virtual worlds too

06/09/2010, As an adjustment to the economic situation, Linden Labs -the company behind Second Life- will lay off 30% of its staff to increase its bottom-line. The company says that it will focus on making virtual good the top income-generator in the future....

Zebris FDM-T Treadmill Offers You Virtual Surroundings

04/21/2010, If it’s a rainy day and you don’t feel like going out to exercise in the rain, it’s perfectly understandable, but if you happen to have the Zebris Medical FDM-T Treadmill, you wouldn’t have much of an excuse not to exercise...

Apple Gets Patent To Improve The Experience Of Virtual Stores

02/09/2010, Considering that the future is going to rely heavily on virtual goods and services, Apple seems to have gotten a rather nice patent under its belt, specifically a patent for improving the user experience in a 3D virtual Apple Store. While virtual...