Augmented Reality

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Jaron Lanier on Virtual Reality, Social Media & the Future of Humans and AI

Jaron Lanier is a living legend. One of the earliest pioneers in virtual reality and I vividly remember reading about him in Wired magazine while I was still in college (and Wired was still relevant). Here he is speaking with Lex Fridman about VR, social media, AI, and humanity’s future. OUTLINE: 0:00 – Introduction 1:39 […]

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Virtual Reality

Microsoft Mesh Hands-On Demo

Experience and build collaborative and shared, cross-platform mixed reality experiences with Microsoft Mesh. Take a hands-on tour with the co-creator of Mesh, Simon Skaria, lead engineer on Microsoft’s mixed reality team to see how Mesh works, experiences with the preview Microsoft Mesh for HoloLens 2 app and how you can build these experiences as an […]

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Virtual Reality

Digitizing the Physical World: Introducing Mixed Reality Scene Understanding

Simon Stachniak, Principal Software Engineer Lead, discusses how it’s un-intuitive to write mixed reality applications that interact naturally with the real world. To date, our devices have produced accurate but un-structured representations of our environments with the hope that application developers could find ways to create magical experiences. At best this assumption makes development difficult […]

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US Army trials augmented reality goggles for dogs
Future Virtual Reality

US Army Trials Augmented Reality Goggles for Dogs

We live in the future. The US Army has shown off augmented reality goggles for combat dogs, designed to let them receive orders at a distance. Inside the goggles, the dogs can see a visual indicator that they can be trained to follow, directing them to a specific spot. The handler, meanwhile, can see what […]

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Virtual Reality

How Mercedes-Benz Uses Mixed Reality to Quickly Connect Remote Experts with Field Technicians

As cars increase in complexity each year, so does the knowledge field technicians need to keep current to work on them. In this episode of The Solutions Show with Corey, Hector Garcia Tellado joins Corey Sanders to share how Mercedes-Benz USA uses Mixed Reality (Microsoft Dynamics 365 Remote Assist, HoloLens 2, and Teams) to bridge […]

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Computer Vision Virtual Reality

Are Augmented Reality Presentations Coming?

Two Minute Papers explains why the future of delivering engaging presentations is augmented reality.

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Virtual Reality

What Ever Happened to Smart Glasses

The Verge’s Adi Robertson asks the question: Why haven’t Smart Glasses become more mainstream? Whether you think smart glasses are cool or creepy, for most people, they’re not a part of everyday life. But AR glasses and headsets — including long-running projects like Google Glass — have found a niche with manufacturing, military simulations, and […]

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Microsoft Virtual Reality

The Verge’s Look at HoloLens 2

The Verge takes a closer look at the HoloLens 2, which has an improved field of view and quite a few upgrades.

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