Oculus Demos the Power of VR With New Short Film

PC Magazine ... Henry, a short animated film about a lonely hedgehog who just wants a hug, debuted Tuesday, but it won’t be coming to a theater near you. The 10-minute movie is the first in a lineup of virtual-reality-based flicks designed by Oculus Story Studio to … ... Engadget ... Oroville Mercury Register ... Roanoke Times ...  – ...  –

Google equips ‘Street View’ cars with sensors to monitor air pollution

Christian Science Monitor ... Google is mapping urban air quality with a goal of making the data collected available to the public. By Beatrice Gitau, Staff writer July 29, 2015. Save for later Saved. close. Google is using its street view to map urban air quality. Thanassis … ... The Verge ... PC Magazine ... Tech Times ...  – ...  –

Twitter Stock Plunges as User Growth Stalls

ABC News ... Tepid user growth and ongoing uncertainty about its leadership are dragging Twitter’s stock to its lowest level in over a year even though the short-messaging service reported sharply quarterly higher revenue. Co-founder Jack Dorsey, who replaced Dick … ... Quartz ... Bloomberg ... Wall Street Journal (blog) ...  –