Ankush Gupta

Ankush Gupta

Ankush takes his experimenting very seriously. When he’s off the bounds of his kitchen where he dishes up varieties of exotic culinary experiments, he’s busy decoding interesting technologies and blogging about them.

The Blind can now See Reality Virtually

Tribeca Storyscapes just got over. Notes on Blindness won a lot of hearts. But what entices me is Tribeca’s move to augment Virtual Reality Technology to create empathy on all the issues they wished to discuss through the films showcased this year – be it racism, violence, environmental harm, and most importantly, blindness. Notes on Blindness is based on the […]

Patentees Drive to Make the Virtual Real

Virtual Reality or Augmented Reality technology has begun revolutionizing industries. Yet, it is still in its nascent stage of growth with much left to discover. In the final of our five-part blog series on virtual reality technology, we showcase the patent landscape and the role of intellectual property in developing this tech domain. Virtual Reality in Gaming – U.S. Patent […]

A Digital Universe for Cyberia

VR technology has in a very short span grown into a strong human-computer interface. It has treaded the paths of medicine, entertainment, education, military and e-commerce to step into the extremely complex and enticing industry of manufacturing. In the fourth of our five-part series on Virtual Reality technology, our bloggers take you through a liberating experience of augmented reality, haptic […]

The Future of Immersive Training

From defending nations to fending away diseases and making learning interactive, virtual reality technology has been offering impressive training tools to the defense, healthcare and education industries. Working in simulated environments has been helping these professionals improvise and strategize better in a real-life situation. In the third of our five part series on augmented reality our bloggers take you on […]

Redefining Retail Experience Virtually

Gone are the days when people jostled for seats in the front rows of sports stadiums. Gone are also those days when shoppers carried a bundle of clothes into trial rooms of garment stores to find the best fit. Today, virtual reality technology has brought the stadium to the sports fan, permanently deleting the signboard of ‘Sold Out’. In the […]

Virtually Real or Really Virtual?

Gone are the days of simple joysticks and gaming consoles. Today, 3D multimedia is travelling the real way trying to offer an absolutely immersive experience. In the first of our five-part series on virtual reality, we take you through the world of entertainment and how virtual reality is giving users a complete haptic experience. Hobbies form a major part of […]