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Control Your Smartphone with Your Eyes

Researchers are making mobile software that could let you rely on eye movements to play games (or do other things). In an effort to make eye tracking cheap, compact, and accurate enough to be included in smartphones, a group of researchers is …Continue reading

Why Oculus and HTC Need to Watch Out for Sony in VR

Sony announced earlier this week at the E3 gaming trade show in Los Angeles that its forthcoming virtual-reality headset, PlayStation VR, will come out on October 13. At $399 (or, more realistically, $500 for a bundle that includes a pair of motion-tracking …Continue reading

My Life, Logged

always knew I was short, but it wasn’t until recently that I realized exactly how short. That’s because I’ve been trying a couple of life-logging devices—gadgets that clip to my shirt or hang around my neck, automatically taking photos of the world …Continue reading

These Headphones Know Your Ears Better than You Do

Kyle Slater’s headphones look a little weird. They’re big, like a pair of Beats with large cups that cover his ears, yet they also have earbuds in the middle of each cup that fit into his ear canals. They also work differently …Continue reading