WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Nationals have changed their plans for their virtual World Series ring ceremony after players decided they would rather wait until they could reunite in person to...
GENEVA (AP) — Obsessive video gamers know how to anticipate dangers in virtual worlds. The World Health Organization says they now should be on guard for a danger in the real world: spending too much time playing.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Those who step into this virtual world will face thieving cyber gangs who are on the hunt for electronic bikes in Europe.
Players assume the role of a cyber-detective: cracking codes and solving puzzles to prevent thefts and protect vulnerable systems.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — An Orlando tech company that builds virtual reality-based training systems has made a push into a fast-growing field that combines the technology with augmented reality.
Known as "mixed reality," it allows two people wearing headsets in different real-world locations to work "alongside" one another in the same virtual world, seeing the same images and in the same settings.
LONDON (AP) — In the days after Neymar's world-record transfer, Paris Saint-Germain was wrapping up another ground-breaking signing. One less costly and lacking the Brazilian's fanfare.
Ahmed Al-Meghessib won't be lining up alongside Neymar, but the 19-year-old Qatari is no less a soccer pioneer.
MILAN (AP) — A fresh breeze buffeted Italy's fashion capital during the second day of Milan Fashion Week on Sunday, both literally, bringing relief from the June heat, and figuratively, as young designers took the spotlight.
They brought with them fresh silhouettes with new proportions and reinterpretations of old summertime favorites from linens to stripes.
Here are highlights from menswear previews Sunday in Milan for next spring and summer:
LONDON (AP) — A British startup founded five years ago by Cambridge University computer science graduates has received $502 million to develop large-scale virtual reality projects in a funding round led by Japan's SoftBank.
The investment gives SoftBank, a telecoms and energy company, a non-controlling stake in London-based Improbable.
Improbable Chief Executive Herman Narula said Friday that "the emergence of large-scale virtual worlds" would be the next major phase in computing.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — While most teachers spent the day in the classroom, social studies teacher Doug Kirchner spent a recent Friday traveling the world.
As Kirchner pulled up on the controls, he zoomed past the Christ the Redeemer statue towering above Rio de Janeiro. Moments before, he hovered over the streets of Florence and Rome.