Minorities Are The Majority In 22 Metropolitan Areas

on Wednesday, Aug. 31st

New census data from 2010 shows that minorities make up the majority of the population in 22 major metropolitan areas in the United States. Eight areas, including New York, the Washington area, Las Vegas, and San Diego, were recently added to the list. From the graphic, we can finally visualize just how much the Latino population in the U.S. is growing–much faster than the multiracial population. Check out the Post’s interactive map as well, where you can see the racial breakdown of your zip code.

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Bright, Bold Future: Magic Leap Has Hired The Godfather of The Metaverse

There’s a rapturous term thrown around by VR enthusiasts: “The Metaverse.” It is a term that comes from the seminal Neal Stephenson science fiction novel Snow Crash, where it described a kind of embodied virtual reality.

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These Game Controllers Will (One Day) Read Your Mind

A version of this story airs on NPR/WBUR’s Here & Now.

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Virtual Reality’s Future Hinges on Presence and Patience

There are two reoccurring themes in the reports out of this past weekend’s Oculus Connect developers conference in Hollywood.

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