‘Esquire’ Launches Weekly iPad Publication

A little something extra is now arriving on the iPads of Esquire subscribers every week. The monthly men’s lifestyle magazine launched a weekly, ad-supported edition dubbed Esquire Weekly, which will…

Navigating the Legal Pitfalls of Augmented Reality

Alysa Z. Hutnik is a partner in the advertising and privacy practices at Kelley Drye & Warren, LLP. Her co-author, Matthew P. Sullivan, is an advertising and privacy associate at…

Why Computer Animation Looks So Darn Real

Walt Disney once said, “Animation can explain whatever the mind of man can conceive.” For Disney, this was animation’s magic — its power to bring imagination to life. Disney died…

Government Lab Reveals Quantum Internet Operated for 2 Years

One of the dreams for security experts is the creation of a quantum Internet that allows perfectly secure communication based on the powerful laws of quantum mechanics. The basic idea…

Nokia Announces Windows Phone 8 Version of City Lens App

After coming out of beta last week, Nokia‘s augmented reality app, Nokia City Lens, is due for another update with plenty of new features. The upcoming Windows Phone 8 version…

Google to Launch New Devices, Android 4.2 at Oct. 29 Event

Google will unveil several new devices and a software update at its scheduled Oct. 29 press event, according to a company video leaked from an all-hands meeting. The Next Web…

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Watch This Magazine Cover Transform Into an Interactive Game

The cover of ShortList, a weekly men’s magazine in the UK, took on a uniquely interactive quality this week thanks to Blippar. Using Blippar’s augmented reality app for iPhone or…

These Glasses Let You Play in 3D Virtual Worlds

Despite the endless gaming and interactive potential of augmented reality, the technology has been moving slow in terms of widespread awareness and adoption. But a new system called castAR aims…

How to Detect Apps Leaking Your Data

One reason that smartphones and smartphone apps are so useful is that they can integrate intimately with our personal lives. But that also puts our personal data at risk. A…