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Mixed Reality Headset Microsoft HoloLens gets major Software Update
With all the buzz on the upcoming next iteration of HoloLens, the original headset is put aside a little. Microsoft still chases the industrial use market, and the classic HoloLens is simply not a hot topic any...
In the quest to track a spectrum of unspoken mental and emotional states, Looxid Labs is transforming the face of neuro-analytics. The groundbreaking emotion AI solution has just raised $4 million in Series A funding....
Toyota Introduces Microsoft HoloLens to its Production Line Efforts
It looks like Microsoft has their eyes set on improving Japanese industrial efforts with its MR platform. The latest of companies to bring Microsoft HoloLens googles into their production line is Toyota Motors. The Japanese...
Apple Home Automation Patent Plans Feature a Mixed Reality Headset
We are still waiting for confirmation on that Mixed Reality headset from Apple. Meanwhile, the company is sharing details about its integrated HomePod plans that would look uninspiring but for one simple fact – they...
Telecom Giant Verizon Claims 5G Will Be Game Changer for Reality Technologies
We can excuse the overblown headset company demos. These are useful in showcasing technology potential and generating interest (read money). But if the demos are this promising, they better be real. Verizon collaborated with other...
Resolution Games has just received $7.5 million in a series B investment round that will go toward AR and VR game creation. The Scandinavian game studio is funded by MizMaa Ventures, GP Bullhound, and Fly...
Maquette VR Tool from Microsoft Lets Users Design VR World from Within
The phrase ‘inside VR’ means something very different as of today. With not a grain of hype or even a prior warning, Microsoft has released beta version of the so-called Maquette VR tool. This design...
Samsung HMD Odyssey + Headset Is What We Wanted it to Be
Windows and Samsung make for a good team. It has been six months since Samsung’s HMD Odyssey Mixed Reality device was introduced, and we are now getting the upgraded plus version. The Samsung Odyssey+ headset...
The Next Microsoft HoloLens Delayed to 2019
The AR device space has gradually matured to the point where buzz about a hot-new device is not necessarily enough. Consumers demand hardware upgrades and refinement of software with each new release. The new iteration...
Google and Magic Leap Are Signaling Towards Keyboard-less User Interface
Just what we have come to expect from Magic Leap. We are no strangers to technologically outrageous as far the mysterious Florida-based company announcements' are concerned. This time, in distant cahoots with Google, the two...