Posts Tagged ‘gadgets’

VR gaming backpack

HP’s VR gaming backpack is light, thin, and still a prototype; It feels pretty good!

By Adi Robertson

http://www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2016/8/19/12555550/hp-omen-x-virtual-reality-gaming-backpack-computer-hands-on

Alienware, Zotac, and MSI have all shown off self-contained backpacks that can be used with the HTC Vive, and companies like The Void have created their own “backtops” for location-based entertainment.

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more on virtual reality in this blog:
http://blog.stcloudstate.edu/ims?s=vr

epidermal wearables

Electronic Sensors Printed Directly on the Skin

New electronic tattoos could help monitor health during normal daily activities.

http://www.technologyreview.com/news/512061/electronic-sensors-printed-directly-on-the-skin/

Wearable Electronic Health Patches May Now Be Cheaper and Easier to Make

http://news.utexas.edu/2015/09/29/engineers-develop-new-method-for-making-wearable-electronics

http://www.gizmag.com/wearableelectronics/