This trippy music video is the coolest thing you'll see all day, will…

This here's the music video for "Transfer" by Livetune, a Japanese pop group that makes use of the chirpy vocal stylings of virtual pop star Hatsune Miku (but relies on singer Megumi Nakajima for this particular song). » 10/17/12 5:30pm 10/17/12 5:30pm

Watch a man take his virtual girlfriend out on a date in the real world

Augmented reality has been touted as a way to integrate virtual graphics with our real-world experience, turning your normal vision into a computer dashboard, and letting any real-world space become a game board or an advertisement. Or, you might use the technology to go on a real-world date with your virtual… » 7/08/12 9:00am 7/08/12 9:00am

J-Pop Embraces The Posthuman (And Has Been Doing So For Decades)

You may have seen this mind-boggling concert footage of Hatsune Miku, the first 100% CGI Japanese pop idol. But she's been around since 2007, and is only one of many virtual J-pop idols. Here are some more of the best. » 11/23/10 1:51pm 11/23/10 1:51pm