Here’s a First Look at the Tech Behind Sony’s Finger-Tracking VR Controllers

In a recently published paper and accompanying demonstration video, researchers with Sony showed off their work with incorporating finger-tracking into VR controllers. Gif: UploadVR (YouTube)Thanks to a few patent filings that have surfaced over the last two years, we’ve had an idea that Sony’s been tinkering with finger-tracking technology for a line of new VR…

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Defcon Is Canceled

For years, a simple and elegant inside joke has permeated Defcon, the influential hacking conference. You say it to your friends, you reference it during your talk, you design a fake website to try to trick unsuspecting rubes: Defcon is canceled. On Friday, though, the bit became reality. Organizers announced that the Las Vegas gathering,…

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