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Google’s Headset Might Not Be Completely Dead After All

07/17/2016, A report earlier from Recode revealed that Google’s plans for their own dedicated VR headset had been killed. We had been hearing rumors about a standalone VR headset for a while now, but according to the report, Google decided to give up on it to focus...

Using Ingress Could Help You Catch Rare Pokemon

07/17/2016, For those who did not know, Pokemon GO is actually based on Ingress, an augmented reality game by Niantic that was released several years ago, although safe to say that it did not have the same effect as Pokemon GO as far as its popularity and cultural...

Pokemon Go Is Now Live In The US

07/07/2016, Yesterday Pokemon Go was launched for Australia and New Zealand. Many were wondering about its US release and last we heard, gamers in the US and Japan were told to wait for a while. Turns out it wasn’t that much of a wait because according to reports,...

Pokemon Go Launched In Australia & New Zealand

07/06/2016, A couple of months ago, it was announced that there would be a beta for Pokemon Go in the US. It looks like the beta might want went pretty well because according to reports, it looks like game is now officially live and has made its onto iOS and Android...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Takes Google’s Tango To The Next Level

06/28/2016, Just recently, Lenovo launched the PHAB2 Pro, the first commercial handset equipped with Project Tango (official site), a Google software that makes a phone particularly aware of its physical surrounding. Built like a portable cousin of Kinect, Tango...

Apple Granted Patent That Hints At Augmented Reality Plans

06/14/2016, With all the focus being on augmented and virtual reality at the moment, it isn’t surprising to see many companies react to this trend. While it has not been officially announced by Apple, word on the street is that the Cupertino company is looking into...

US Navy Developing Diving Helmet With Built-In HUD

06/03/2016, If you’ve ever seen deep sea divers, you know that they wear diving helmets as a means to protect themselves, like in the event they lose consciousness in which breathable air via oxygen tanks can continue to be delivered into the helmet until the diver...

Microsoft Outlook And Calendar Apps Now Available On The HoloLens

06/02/2016, Checking your email and calendar on your smartphone or tablet isn’t new, and if you’re wondering what the future of computing might look like, Microsoft might have an idea as they have recently released their Outlook and Calendar app for the HoloLens...

Microsoft To Open Its Windows Holographic Platform To Partners

06/01/2016, Right now how we interface with computers is through a screen, a mouse, and a keyboard. This has been the way since a decade or more ago, but with technology like virtual and augmented reality starting to become mainstream, we are starting to see new ways...

The New Yorker Includes Augmented Reality Cover On Its Magazine

05/09/2016, With devices like the iPad and the Kindle e-readers, there are many out there who are started to adopt digital books and magazines. After all not only are they cheaper, but because they’re digital you more or less are able to keep your entire collection...