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What is the difference between Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and Mixed Reality?

The Bentley Year in Infrastructure last week naturally witnessed a lot of talk about reality modelling and reality mesh. And a lot of times, the terms that came up were virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality. Incredibly, these were the ...

Augmented/Mixed Reality SI and VAR Market Tracker

The company database also includes a list of companies that are operating or supporting both virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) applications; this could be discrete AR and VR applications or mixed and/or merged reality functions.

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As immersive technologies like virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR ... to produce a white paper report on the rise of VR, AR and MR (mixed reality) in enterprise and the workplace, in the lead up to VRX 2017 in San Francisco this December.

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Don't be fooled: Windows Mixed Reality headsets are just VR headsets

Now you might be thinking, “I’ve heard of Virtual Reality (VR) and I’ve even heard of Augmented Reality (AR), but what is Mixed Reality (MR)?” And I’ll tell you what Windows Mixed Reality is at the moment, at least as far as the first round of ...
PC World

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Microsoft joins the VR battle with Windows Mixed Reality today

Microsoft has picked the Windows Mixed Reality name because it believes the experiences of virtual reality and augmented reality (HoloLens) will eventually blend together. While the existing Windows Mixed Reality headsets don’t offer any augmented ...
The Verge

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How Augmented Reality Is Transforming Work

AR, the younger cousin of virtual reality (VR), overlays graphics and ... Other companies are enhancing workforce performance through mixed reality (MR), a more advanced form of augmented reality that stands somewhere between traditional AR and VR.
PC Magazine

Augmented Reality Influencers – 25 You Need to Know

He’s the chief futurist at Magic Leap, a mixed reality company ... and seems to have his finger on the pulse of all that’s going on in the augmented and virtual reality sectors. Robert Scoble’s Twitter profile describes him as an authority on ...

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Augmented Reality: Beyond Gaming to Real-World Solutions

Augmented reality, or sometimes called mixed reality, is a technology that merges real world objects or the environment with virtual elements generated by sensory input devices for sound, video, graphics or GPS data. Unlike virtual reality, which ...

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Experimental Virtual and Mixed Reality Technologies Can be Applied to Military of the Future

Virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality projects are being developed that can have military applications. One mixed reality project at the University of Southern California Institute for Creative Technologies (USC ICT) involves drones small ...
Voice of America

Canada's First Virtual, Augmented and Mixed Reality Hub Opens in Vancouver

BC Tech Cube signals opportunity for startups in 3D development for entertainment, business and industrial applications. VANCOUVER, Oct. 12, 2017 /CNW/ - Vancouver's tech industry is gathering today for the opening of Canada's first Virtual, Augmented and ...
IT Business Net