Four projects were developed throughout the fellowship, including technologies such as Web VR, immersive audio, chatbots and browser-based storytelling.
Machines + Media, NYC Media Lab's annual event exploring emerging applications for data science in the media, wrapped at Bloomberg. Find highlights, press clippings, full videos, and a new whitepaper focused on data and the fake news crisis.
At NYC Media Lab's Combine Demo Day, a dozen NYC university startup teams pitched their concepts, commercializing technologies such as 3D modeling, haptics, biosensing, computer vision, machine learning, IoT, conversational interfaces and virtual and augmented reality.
NYC Media Lab is pleased to announce that it has become the newest member of the global VR/AR Association (VRARA), the largest directory of over 3,500+ organizations involved in virtual, augmented, and mixed reality.
NYC Media Lab's Executive Director Justin Hendrix outlines Bernd Girod's talk on the technical challenges for delivering fully immersive virtual reality experiences.
A total of 14 VR/AR prototypes, applications and startups have emerged from NYC Media Lab programming this spring, representing more than $300,000 in investment in early stage concepts.
Now included in NYC Media Lab's weekly special topic newsletters are our new, original interviews with leading professionals in the VR/AR and data science space.
How can AR improve the business office setting? A fellowship opportunity by NYC Media Lab in partnership with Bloomberg and Lampix will support rapid prototyping in AR, to considering areas like team collaboration, reduction of workflow friction, document processing, data analysis and display of digital documents.
How can AR be applied across a range of non-entertainment verticals like finance, healthcare, retail, commerce, and manufacturing? Hearst Ventures seeks a research working group of MBA students to explore these opportunities.
Supported by the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment, NYCEDC and NYC Media Lab member companies, the Combine matches faculty and students with industry mentors to advance new technologies and business concepts.