Augmented Reality

Augmented Reality s defined as an enhanced version of reality created by the use of technology to superimpose digital information on an image, object or location being viewed through a device.

My first experience of Microsoft Hololens demo in NYC!
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My first experience of Microsoft Hololens demo in NYC!

  D 4D street artist Anthony Cappetto within ‘Life Flow’, an anamorphic 3D design for a cardiovascular conference in San Francisco, California, USA. Happy New Year everyone! 2016 is starting out with new opportunities and new experiences with emerging technologies of the wearable kind… Today I just attended a demo for the Microsoft Hololens wearable […]

A Sequence Of Unfortunate Technology Predictions: Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality And Holograms
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A Sequence Of Unfortunate Technology Predictions: Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality And Holograms

There is no doubt we are currently getting to a regeneration period for some trends that have been seen before, and for virtual reality, augmented reality as well as holographic techs, it is definitely true. With the likes of Samsung, HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, Magic Leap, Microsoft and Sony among others are very eager to […]

Ensuring a bright future for Virtual Reality calls for immediate Hardware breakthrough
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Ensuring a bright future for Virtual Reality calls for immediate Hardware breakthrough

Reports show that fewer than 1% of computers on the market are ready for virtual reality. VR is the major milestone to enable the Mixed Reality era. An era when we’ll be able to virtually meet someone at a restaurant, while he is actually dining in a different room, possibly in a faraway place. Nonetheless, all […]

The Cars Have Eyes! NVIDIA Unveils Self Driving Car System at CES 2016
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The Cars Have Eyes! NVIDIA Unveils Self Driving Car System at CES 2016

NVIDIA held their CES 2016 press event last night. The entire focus was on their ability to make a self driving car safe, and the incredible task of how they accomplish this using computer vision, really fast GPUs and really smart deep learning algorithms. If you haven’t been following this, strap in, this is a very […]

NEC’s Arms Virtual Keyboard Through Wearable Tech
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NEC’s Arms Virtual Keyboard Through Wearable Tech

NEC has come up with virtual keyboard software that is used with an eyeglass computer along with a smartwatch, anticipating the use of augmented reality technology in factories as well as hospitals. The said software works with mobile and wearable devices from other companies, letting the user key in data without linking to a bulky, […]

Newcomer from Japan: mirama Smart Glasses with Gesture Control
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Newcomer from Japan: mirama Smart Glasses with Gesture Control

Not at last when it comes to the productive use of Augmented Reality (AR) smart glasses in business environments, interaction is a critical component. Thus, a common approach is gesture recognition. Until today, no standard solution has been established and because of that, the game is still running and open for everyone, not only for the […]

Israeli Augmented Reality Co WakingApp Raises $4.3 Million
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Israeli Augmented Reality Co WakingApp Raises $4.3 Million

Israeli startup WakingApp that offers tools for the quick and easy creation of augmented and virtual reality content raised $4.3 million in the Series C funding from Youzu Interactive (SZSE: 002174) as well as one of the largest internet and search companies in China. The funds would be used in expanding the augmented and virtual […]

2015 Virtual Reality Scorecard
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2015 Virtual Reality Scorecard

2015 was a year of massive interest and development in VR. Apparently Facebook’s $2.3 billion Oculus Rift adventure in 2014 put some blood in the water. It seemed there was a new VR conference happening every week, even conferences with little to do with VR decided to add a side-wing or extension to embrace the […]

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