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Augmented Reality Could Potentially Reduce Road Rage

02/26/2017, We’re sure many of us have had brief moments of road rage, where someone suddenly cuts you off and you nearly get into an accident. However there might be a variety of reasons why people drive the way they do, it could be because there’s an emergency...

Microsoft HoloLens Successor May Not Arrive Until 2019

02/20/2017, Microsoft may not have sold millions of units of the HoloLens augmented reality headset but that wasn’t its objective in the first place. This first-generation augmented reality headset is meant for developers and enthusiasts who are really...

3D Laser Scanner Rumored For The iPhone 8

02/15/2017, Apple has long expressed their interest in augmented reality technology, going as far as buying up companies that deal with it. Exactly how Apple plans on implementing the technology into their products still remains something of a mystery, although...

iPhone 8 Augmented Reality Support Predicted

02/14/2017, Apple’s next-generation iPhone is expected to be a revolutionary upgrade given that it’s going to be the iPhone’s 10th anniversary this year. It’s expected that the company is going to shift to OLED displays with this generation...

Magic Leap Leak Reveals Working Prototype

02/12/2017, Not much is known about the product that Magic Leap, a startup valued at $4.5 billion, is working on. What we do know is that the product is going to augment human vision with digital imagery. A new report brings us a leaked photo of what’s claimed...

Hayo Turns Your Gestures Into Controls For Your Smart Appliances

02/08/2017, The concept of using gestures to control objects isn’t new. We’ve seen that in old technology like the clapper where clapping your hands turns the lights on or off. However its function was a bit limited, and with our homes these days becoming...

Snap To Broaden Availability Of Spectacles This Year

02/04/2017, Last year Snap, Snapchat’s parent company, launched Spectacles. For those unfamiliar, Spectacles is basically a pair of augmented reality glasses with a camera built into it. It seemed like a novel concept but yet many were snapping up (pun intended)...

Snap Testing Out ‘Smarter Lenses’

02/01/2017, One of Snapchat’s defining features would be its “lenses”. These are basically filters for real-life where thanks to the use of augmented reality, it allows users to augment things like their faces by introducing some pretty funny and crazy filters....

Microsoft HoloLens Sales Aren’t That High

01/29/2017, Microsoft introduced its HoloLens augmented reality headset about a year back. Since it’s a first-generation product, it’s not really meant for the average joe. Microsoft made it clear from the get go that this product is meant for developers...

ODG’s New Augmented Reality Glasses Are Meant For Consumers

01/12/2017, You may not have heard of the Osterhout Design Group. It’s a company that primarily makes medical and industrial heads-up displays. At the Consumer Electronics Show 2017, it unveiled two new augmented reality glasses that are focused towards...

Apple & Carl Zeiss Rumored To Partner For AR Glasses

01/09/2017, It is no secret that Apple’s CEO Tim Cook views augmented reality as being “better” than virtual reality, which would seem to suggest that augmented reality products could be in the pipeline for the company. Now it seems that more details about...