Despite Apple and Facebook’s latest plays, virtual reality has a long way to go – Macworld

MacworldCaitlin covers Apple news, social networks, and the sharing economy from IDG’s New York bureau. More by Caitlin McGarry. Virtual reality is undeniably cool, but it’s going to take a lot more than that to make people shell out hundreds of dollars for VR …Facebook Working on Virtual Reality AppsPC MagazineFacebook, Apple, Google eye virtual […]

Google faces Russian antitrust complaint over Android app bundling – Computerworld

ComputerworldRussian search engine Yandex has accused Google of illegally favoring its own services by forcing Android device manufacturers to install its own apps and exclude apps from competitors. Featured Resource. Presented by Citrix Systems. 10 Essential …UPDATE 2-Russia’s Yandex seeks Google probe as market share fallsReutersMore Trouble For Google: Antitrust Complaints Spread To RussiaFast CompanyGoogle […]

Samsung TV security hole opens door for hackers – Fox News

Fox NewsKim Hyun-seok, head of Samsung Electronics television division, poses for photographs with a Samsung Electronics smart TV during its launch event in Seoul February 5, 2015. (REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji). In the latest round of the security story that never ends, …Samsung’s spying smart TVs don’t encrypt voice recordings sent over the …The RegisterSpying Smart TVs […]

Apple wins patent for iPhone-powered virtual reality headset – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesApple hasn’t shown interest in virtual reality like its Silicon Valley peers Google and Facebook have … until now. lRelated Sundance 2015: Virtual-reality company Oculus to launch film label · Movies Now · Sundance 2015: Virtual-reality company Oculus to …Apple granted patent for potential Gear VR killerFox NewsApple Awarded Patent for Hybrid VR […]

Is an Apple car speeding into view? – Fox News

Fox NewsThe mere prospect of a car from Apple is sending shockwaves across the tech world. So, what could Apple be planning exactly? The most salient rumor so far is that Apple is developing an electric car to challenge Tesla. Which begs the question that just …Former GM CEO on Apple Car: ‘They Have No […]

Apple Awarded Patent for Hybrid VR Headset – TechNewsWorld

TechNewsWorldApple has been awarded a patent for a virtual reality headset that can use an iPhone or iPod as a display. Patent number 8,957,835 was awarded by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to Apple for a “head-mounted display apparatus for retaining a portable …Apple Wins Patent for Virtual Reality GooglesNBCNews.comTech companies offer competing views […]

Apple granted patent for potential Gear VR killer – Fox News

Fox NewsThe Apple logo hangs in a glass enclosure above the 5th Ave Apple Store in New York, Sept. 20, 2012. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson). From smartphones to smartwatches, Apple usually lets other companies enter a category first before it dives in, and the same …Apple Wins Patent for Virtual Reality GooglesNBCNews.comTech companies offer competing views of […]