I Went Shoe-Shopping In Virtual Reality

I don't even like shoes. But I couldn't help myself. When you can reach out and touch something that isn't there, even try it on for size, I dare you to say no. » 1/06/15 12:21pm 1/06/15 12:21pm

Apple Patent Filing Hints at Second Life-Style Storefront

A recent patent filing by Apple Inc. entitled Enhancing Online Shopping Atmosphere indicates that Steve Jobs' next BOOM could involve a hat tip to virtual worlds like Second Life. According to the filing, Apple is considering a more interactive visual representation of its online store complete with changing weather… » 4/20/08 7:00pm 4/20/08 7:00pm