Project Alloy is Hiring!

Want to come work in my lab? With Intel's recent announcement about Project Alloy at our annual developer conference (IDF), we can fly our Intel Is Working on VR banner high. My team in Intel's Perceptual Computing Group is engineering both Alloy and next-generation prototypes in parallel (including other families…

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HMD Personalization

The third generation of virtual reality is imminent with the Q1 2016 launches of the Rift and Vive. This generation's stack of tech (rendering, optics, display, tracking) is about to hit a sweet spot between affordability and tech that helps our brain blur the boundary between simulation and reality. Next,…

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Hands on with the Intel Edison

Important Disclaimer: I am an Intel employee in a business unit not directly involved with Edison, whereby I had personally applied and and was granted early access to Edison resources and hardware and from which my opinions expressed below are not indicative nor representative of Intel Corporation. The Edison, first…

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Building the Chromium/Base Library

There's many general purpose C++ utility libraries in the wild, and a lot of them implement functionality "the old way" from the dark ages before C++11/14. Writing new applications without some of the nice functionality in C++11 can be a pain, but Chromium's libbase contains a number…

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