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Who did it best in Responsive Makeover?

British publishers are trying to make their sites more readable on mobile devices, but doing so can be a long and disruptive process. Few of the top U.K. news sites have yet to take the plunge into a fully responsive site redesign.

That said, the BBC, Guardian and Metro are among the early adopters. Take a look at how these three have approached their site redesigns, and cast your vote at the bottom of the article.

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More information: http://digiday.com/publishers/bbc-guardian-metros-responsive-makeovers-best/

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All-in-One Video Microphones

Conference Rental is the first rental provider to offer an inventory of conference microphones with a built-in high-definition video monitor. Intended for professional training and business seminars, as well as high-profile meetings, the all-in-one video microphone units provide a controlled and focused meeting environment with intelligibility and interactivity at the core.

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More information: http://conferencerental.com/index.php/press-releases/conference-rental-adds-all-in-one-video-microphones-to-rental-inventory.html

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Google vs Apple’s iBeacon

How proximity approaches compare and a look at the flourishing proximity startup ecosystem.

While iBeacon has arguably galvanised the notion of using proximity in applications and services, it’s not the only game in town.

In this post, I’ll cover one of the alternatives to Apple’s iBeacon, Physical Web from Google, and then I’ll zoom out to look at the flurry of activity in startups in the evolving “Beacosystem.”

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More information: http://radar.oreilly.com/2015/04/googles-physical-web-vs-apples-ibeacon.html

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Which drone is right for you?

While the future of Amazon’s ambitious Prime Air is still up in the air — the drone delivery service is being tested in rural parts of British Columbia, Canada, for the time being — the popularity of flying UAVs (“Unmanned Aerial Vehicles”) has taken off for recreational use.6

More information: http://www.app.com/story/money/industries/technology/2015/06/22/buying-drone/71020124/

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Symphonic concert features projection mapping

What music aficionados and fans alike are calling “the catalyst to the future of electronic dance music,” Electronic Opus delivered an immersive electronic symphonic experience featuring famous works reimagined by world-renowned EDM artist, film composer and technologist Brian Transeau (BT).5

More information: http://www.barco.com/en/News/Post/2015/7/2/Electronic-symphonic-concert-features-Barco-powered-projection-mapping

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Atlanta Hawks with 3D projection

The court is coming alive at today’s Atlanta Hawks basketball games thanks to a new 3D video projection mapping show at the Philips Arena produced by Quince Imaging using Barco’s large-venue projectors. It’s a growing phenomenon, with teams across the NBA and NHL working to incorporate this entertainment technology into their arenas, making for a more unique and dynamic game experience.4

More information: http://www.barco.com/en/News/Post/2015/2/9/Atlanta-Hawks-basketball-team-scores-with-3D-projection

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Augmented reality in BMW 5 Series

The 2017 BMW 5 Series will have a Head Up Display system with augmented reality and it will also move up to 80 km/h completely …

The 2017 BMW 5 Series will have a Head Up Display system with augmented reality and it will also move up to 80 km/h completely autonomously, thanks to the development of a new assistance systems.

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More information: http://www.bmwblog.com/2015/07/13/2017-bmw-5-series-with-augmented-reality-and-autonomous-driving/

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Virtual Reality Porn

Welcome to the very-near future of porn.

A few weeks back, a sex toy company called Lovense and a virtual reality porn company called VirtualRealPorn announced their collaboration. Soon, VirtualRealPorn’s growing library of VR porn videos will coordinate with Lovense’s digitally-endowed vibrator and Fleshlight-esque Max toy to stimulate your sensitive bits in sync with virtual sex.2More information: http://techcrunch.com/2015/07/11/virtual-reality-porn-and-the-future-of-loneliness/