Google has recently halted all sales of its Daydream View VR headset, siting that they don't see a future for phone based VR. This is however short term future they talk about. Long-term future however there is still optimism, they just feel VR is still 7-10 years away from being marketable. The BBC said … Continue reading VR Gone? – Google and the BBC scrap VR projects.
VR or Virtual Reality is still to this day a yo-yo hot and cold IT concept. There are those in VR development and ultra pro's who live and breath the potential. Then there are those that sit in the camp that thinks even after all this time VR is still a gimmick. We hear now … Continue reading Horizon – Facebook’s new VR venture
I've heard horror stories and lived a few in my time but one such major cock up came to my attention this week. Helping to deliver a major project, I have the privilege to sign off certain things. One such area is testing and specifically in this instance UAT testing for an up and coming … Continue reading Company use of Web Browser compatibility mode major mistake
We all get some form of workplace burnout at some point in our lives and the world of technology is no slouch in these high stakes. According to some, over 60% of employees who work in technology experience burnout at some time. Quite high in industry comparisons. Tech is ubiquitous with fast moving change, and … Continue reading IT career burnout – When is the best time to work in IT?
Is it really possible to be tired of technology? Some kind of epiphany type Luddite movement or tech crisis in your life. Now I don't just mean that you've been playing games late into the night or that you've fallen asleep while your laptop updates. A genuine paradigm shift in user acceptance to adopt tech … Continue reading Tired and Tech’d out
That's not Microsoft Outlook I'm speaking of by the way. What is your Technology New Years Resolution? After taking some well earned and needed time off over the holidays, I've been thinking of what I would like to achieve within myself this year. More specifically, what does this have to do with technology and … Continue reading New Year New Outlook!