Since its inception, social technology has always been trying to capture and recreate human interaction, says Taron Lizagub of Knoxlabs, Inc. From chatrooms to Facebook to Snapchat, we’ve been trying to emulate this connection in various ways. Virtual reality is the next step down that path, exchanging more emotion and empathy between the medium and user.
NASA is widely known as a pioneer in scientific research and application. That’s not an accident, according to Steve Gaddis of NASA. About 20 percent of employees’ time is dedicated to ‘whitespace’ – out-of-the-box, creative thinking.