Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023



Widespread metaverse adoption still years away, despite strong early signals: NASSCOM

January 25, 2023 8:40 am

Despite the word “metaverse” existing for nearly two decades, the technology only caught massive mainstream attention in recent years.

Thirty years on, author Neal Stephenson discusses his metaverse vision with Meta

January 19, 2023 5:32 pm

Stephenson has laid out an array of engineering breakthroughs needed to allow millions of people to move seamlessly through immersive virtual worlds displayed on head-mounted devices.

In a first, Pune’s Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum to be accessible on metaverse platform

January 12, 2023 4:17 am

The metaverse experience will be accessible to users through head-mounted devices, mobile phones, web browsers etc.

CES 2023: AjnaXR, a Mixed Reality headset from India, sets focus on learning and training

January 06, 2023 5:39 pm

The AjnaXR headset comes with support eye and hand tracking, 5K resolution, and is lightweight at 390 grams.

Express View: Let it out

January 03, 2023 9:04 am

Embrace your 'goblin mode' in 2023. The pandemic irrevocably changed the world and it is okay to show it

A new social media, Metaverse, and more AI

January 01, 2023 11:18 am

The past year was not the best for tech firms. As user behaviour plateaus and evolves, we could see innovative technologies emerge. Social media spaces that are more localised, multi-lingual, and encrypted present opportunities and challenges

Meta needs the ‘soul’ in within’s app to compete in VR, executive says

December 21, 2022 10:51 am

Meta is still subsidizing consumers and app developers and continues to lose money on headsets. But the acquisition of Within would help VR, and Meta, take a step closer to sustainability.

Qualcomm is serious about AR glasses, so it made a chip for them

November 17, 2022 11:26 am

The Snapdragon AR2 platform will be used by companies like Lenovo and Xiaomi in their upcoming AR glasses.

Investors punish Zuckerberg as costly metaverse pitch falls flat

October 27, 2022 3:56 pm

One Meta shareholder had recently voiced concerns calling the company's investments "super-sized and terrifying".

Meta needs to slash Metaverse spending to ‘get mojo back,’ shareholder says

October 25, 2022 9:38 am

The name change heralded the company’s intent to stake its future on a new computing platform where people will congregate and communicate in a virtual environment.