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New technology lets you see a movie through a person’s mind

{{unknown}}From colour, to sound, to 3D, there have been more than a few innovations in the world of cinema. Now there’s one more that blows the rest out of the water. Using functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) technologies, researchers at the University of California, Berkeley have created a way to see a film unlike any before: through a person’s brain. Based of previous research, which involved the studying of brain activity when a person saw simple black-and-white photos, the new study has taken the next…

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The Doors Have Been Opened For Virtual Reality Moviegoing

With the development of the Oculus Rift, virtual reality is fast approaching. And while a lot of people are excited about the possibilities it opens up for the future of gaming, I haven’t heard a lot of talk about if or how movies might start incorporating this new technology. Now 20th Century Fox is stepping their toes into the water. Their indie-film division, Fox Searchlight, has partnered up with Samsung and Oculus to create “Wild – The Experience”, a virtual reality add-on to their current…

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