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Modified HoloLens helps teach kids with vision impairment to navigate the social world

Growing up with blindness or low vision can be difficult for kids, not just because they can’t read the same books or play the same games as their sighted peers; Vision is also a big part of social
Microsoft Will Force Office 365 ProPlus Customers to Use Bing Search

Microsoft Will Force Office 365 ProPlus Customers to Use Bing Search

Microsoft is rolling out a new feature for Office 365 ProPlus users: Mandatory Bing search engine integration. The post Microsoft Will Force Office 365 ProPlus Customers to Use Bing Search appeared
Inventor brings Mario Kart to real life with HoloLens AR technology

Inventor brings Mario Kart to real life with HoloLens AR technology

Ian Charnas, the inventor of those amazing windshield wipers that "dance" to your car's music, is up to yes good again (the opposite of "no good"). He's made a real-life Mario Kart video game using
Apple delaying AR glasses until 2022 would be bad for XR, but no shock

Apple delaying AR glasses until 2022 would be bad for XR, but no shock

If you've held out hope for consumer-ready Apple AR glasses to hit stores next year, you (and your favorite app developers) will likely be disappointed.
Microsoft HoloLens 2 preorder ‘now shipping’ contradictions

Microsoft HoloLens 2 preorder ‘now shipping’ contradictions

On November 7, 2019, Microsoft announced that HoloLens 2 was “now shipping to customers.” The confusing bit here was the less-than-perfect clarity in the message and the differences between the
Microsoft HoloLens 2 preorder ‘now shipping’ contradictions

Microsoft HoloLens 2 preorder ‘now shipping’ contradictions

On November 7, 2019, Microsoft announced that HoloLens 2 was “now shipping to customers.” The confusing bit here was the less-than-perfect clarity in the message and the differences between the
HoloLens 2 released: Microsoft ships 2nd Gen mixed reality headset

HoloLens 2 released: Microsoft ships 2nd Gen mixed reality headset

HoloLens 2 is now shipping, with Microsoft’s second-generation augmented reality headset headed out to businesses and early-adopters after having been unveiled earlier in the year. The new headset
HoloLens 2 released: Microsoft ships 2nd Gen mixed reality headset

HoloLens 2 released: Microsoft ships 2nd Gen mixed reality headset

HoloLens 2 is now shipping, with Microsoft’s second-generation augmented reality headset headed out to businesses and early-adopters after having been unveiled earlier in the year. The new headset
Microsoft’s futuristic HoloLens 2 headset is now shipping, starting at $3,500

Microsoft’s futuristic HoloLens 2 headset is now shipping, starting at $3,500

Microsoft is getting ready to ship its HoloLens 2 headset out to customers. The company has officially launched the futuristic, sensor-packed holographic computing headset.
Apple's Rumored AR Glasses Could Arrive in Early 2020, Analyst Report Claims

Apple's Rumored AR Glasses Could Arrive in Early 2020, Analyst Report Claims

Following hints about a potential Apple AR headset found in iOS 13 earlier this fall, a new report from a well respected Apple analyst suggests that Apple’s AR glasses could arrive as early as the

Facebook eyes 2023 launch for smart glasses project

Apple’s long-rumored AR glasses project could get some competition from the world’s biggest social network company. Facebook is reportedly developing its own augmented reality glasses. The social
WaveOptics closes $39 million investment to scale AR display technology

WaveOptics closes $39 million investment to scale AR display technology

WaveOptics, which develops core optical components for augmented reality (AR) displays, has closed its series C round of funding at $37 million.
Oculus CTO Carmack downplays consumer AR, calls Magic Leap overhyped

Oculus CTO Carmack downplays consumer AR, calls Magic Leap overhyped

Superstar developer and Oculus CTO John Carmack remains skeptical about consumer uses for augmented reality, and says early AR devices were overhyped.
Microsoft will release HoloLens 2 augmented reality headset in September

Microsoft will release HoloLens 2 augmented reality headset in September

Announced early this year, HoloLens 2 will officially ship next month to business customers at its previously announced $3,500 price tag.
Wallet.Type1 by Yeongkyu Yoo

Wallet.Type1 by Yeongkyu Yoo

A series of minimalist wallets that use a new technology that hides the stitch lines on the leather surface.
Quasi-AR baby steps are preparing us for true AR’s digital future

Quasi-AR baby steps are preparing us for true AR’s digital future

Apps such as Instagram, Pokemon Go, and Snapchat are acclimating people to the idea of augmented reality, even though they fall well short of true AR.

How HoloLens is helping advance the science of spaceflight

AR headsets haven't exactly caught on with the general public -- especially after the Google Glass debacle. Mixed reality technology has garnered a sizable amount of interest in a variety of
Microsoft has a hologram that translates talks into another language

Microsoft has a hologram that translates talks into another language

Holograms performing on stage in lieu of the unavailability of certain personalities isn’t unheard of but, given the context, it isn’t always considered appropriate either. That doesn’t mean, however,
Microsoft has a hologram that translates talks into another language

Microsoft has a hologram that translates talks into another language

Holograms performing on stage in lieu of the unavailability of certain personalities isn’t unheard of but, given the context, it isn’t always considered appropriate either. That doesn’t mean, however,
Microsoft wows Inspire crowd with language-translating HoloLens hologram

Microsoft wows Inspire crowd with language-translating HoloLens hologram

If you've been looking for an example of what's possible when AR and AI intersect, this new Microsoft demo will blow you away.