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Apple Quietly Acquires Danish Startup to Boost Mixed Reality Technology
While the Florence hurricane was running rampant the Weather Channel graced its viewers with the most horrific Mixed Reality presentation we have seen. It was powerful, both as a warning, and as a showcase of...
Varjo Raises Funds on the Promise of Human-like, High-res VR Headset
Latency aside, a VR headset feature that has much room for progress is resolution. If human vision is the measuring stick, then we are nowhere near that. As things stand, the best bet of a...
Magic Leap Set Down to Advance the Spatial Computing Technology
Not much is known about Magic Leap. Mysterious as it is, the company has a way of dazzling our imaginations with new possibilities. Magic Leap One is out to showcase MR potential, and now the...
dead and buried arena vr
Hot off the heels of the Oculus Quest standalone VR headset reveal came a ton of other gaming announcements. One of the most exciting was the announcement of Dead and Buried Arena, a Gunfire Games creation,...
Mixed Realities: Welcome the AR Mobile Spectator
The goal of reality technologies is to bridge the gap between tech and the virtual world. If such is the case, then the folks from Owlchemy Lab have brought us one step closer. With the...
Mozilla’s Upcoming Web XR Adds MX browser Support
Mozilla is working on a new Mixed Reality Web API for different platforms. The new Web XR expands on the limitations of Mozilla current API build, adding MR support into the mix. Initially running on...
The IMR Weather Channel Demo Depicts Florence Hurricane at its Worst
The Weather Channel featured a visually frightening presentation of the Florence hurricane potential scenario. Showcasing what might happen to a Carolinas neighborhood, the presentation used some extremely vivid IMR weather visuals. The latest reports have confirmed...
Jaunt Acquires ‘Teleporter’ Volumetric Capture Technology and Engineering Team from Personify; Opens Chicago Office
Personify’s CTO and six-person team join Jaunt to continue enhancing the Jaunt XR Platform, a B2B solution for brands and publishers to create and distribute augmented, virtual, and mixed reality Jaunt Inc., the global partner of...
Get Ready for the First Ever MR Theme Park
L.A. is getting its first ever reality amusement park. The Two Bit Circus startup has raised $21 million to open a highly immersive MR theme park. Able to receive some 500-700 guests, the unique carnival...
Microsoft Whoops MR Display Refresh Rate with a Simple Trick
Though we have witnessed many great strides in advancing Mixed Reality technology, some hardware limitations still present a roadblock. Acer’s OJO 500 offers its share of innovation by offering the first detachable device, but Microsoft is...