Happy 2018!

Emerging tech inspirations to thank and follow from 2017
There are so many people in the emerging tech industry who inspire us and help us reach new heights. Whether it’s through lending a hand, organising events, developing resources for the community or an building an inspiring project — there’s so much worthy of thanks. We got you all to nominate people deserving of thanks and recognition in 2017, here are those people you felt deserved a special thanks!

Latest VR

This team is building a new platform for moving around in VR
May 23rd, 2018 | Interviews, Virtual Reality
Puya Abolfathi and his Sydney-based team at Visospace are putting together smooth omnidirectional locomotion using a hoverboard-like device called the Alto100. It has reached 100% funding on Indiegogo this week and I wanted to get some more detail on their tech!

Latest AR

A glimpse into an augmented fashion filled future
May 5th, 2018 | Augmented Reality, Interviews
Find your current shirt a bit too... flat? Plain? Not interactive enough? Never fear! Patricia Haueiss, an active member of the Australian VR/AR community, put together a prototype for augmented reality fashion. Here's her story!

Latest AI/Robotics

Four things for developers to keep in mind when creating a chatbot
April 15th, 2018 | Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Assistants
There are a whole lot of considerations that come into play when making a chatbot — it's not quite as straightforward as many believe it is on first look! Rae Steinbach from Snaps has some tips to share.

Latest IoT/Makers

Yes, this developer can control JavaScript with her mind
April 5th, 2018 | Internet of Things, Interviews
When JavaScript tinkerer extraordinaire, Charlie Gerard, has a demo that she controls with her mind, you just know we needed to cover it here on Dev Diner. I had a bunch of questions for her to see how she managed this magic!