Tag: AR

Innovations, Trends

This medical pioneer trains digital doctors with AR and VR

July 31, 2018

Via: ZDNet

Dr. Shafi Ahmed is a practicing cancer surgeon who specializes in laparoscopic, or keyhole, colorectal surgery. In his words, “that’s kind of my day job.” He’s also Associate Dean at the prestigious Barts Medical School in London. It’s worth noting […]

Types, Videogame Virtualization

Hands-On: The Walking Dead AR: Our World Is More Than Just Pokemon Go With Zombies

July 12, 2018

Via: UploadVR

Few entertainment properties are as ubiquitous as The Walking Dead. Everyone knows about the show, most of us have seen at least a few seasons, and the absolutely immense popularity of zombies across the world owes a lot to AMC’s […]

Hardware Virtualization, Innovations, Trends, Types

Report: Samsung Working On Wireless AR/VR Headset With Microsoft

May 9, 2018

Via: UploadVR

It sounds like Samsung is working on a new headset that will utilize both virtual and augmented reality technology. That is according to the Korea Times, which cites a Samsung official familiar with the company’s plans. Apparently, this new headset […]

Innovations, Trends

SpaceTime Enterprises Will Use VR To Bring People To Space

May 3, 2018

Via: UploadVR

Let’s face it; VR might happen in our lifetime but accessible, affordable space tourism might not. At least, not any time soon. But In-Space Missions and Rewind want to use VR and AR to bring us closer to being an […]

Challenges, Trends

Samsung’s Galaxy S9 AR Reveal Has Been Leaked

February 22, 2018

Via: UploadVR

It looks like Samsung was planning something a little different for the reveal of its S9 smartphone this year, but it’s backfired a little. All signs point towards Samsung announcing its new flagship smartphone at its Mobile World Congress Unpacked […]

Hardware Virtualization, Innovations, Trends, Types

Microsoft To Push Social VR/AR ‘Forward In New Ways’ In 2018

February 21, 2018

Via: UploadVR

Microsoft is teasing big things for its work in the social VR and AR space this year. Last year, as the company launched its new line of Windows ‘Mixed Reality’ VR headsets, Microsoft acquired social VR app, AltspaceVR, which had […]

Hardware Virtualization, Types

This AR App Teaches You How To Play The Piano

January 12, 2018

Via: VRScout

Learning to play the piano is getting an immersive upgrade with a new augmented reality (AR) piano training software called Music Everywhere. The HoloLens app aims to help students of all talent levels build fundamental music theory and performance skills. […]

Innovations, Trends

Real deal: Mixed reality moves from fantasy world to business world

November 20, 2017

Via: TechGenix

Before the onset of virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR), our view and sight of everyday life were just, well, everyday ordinary. We first started to experience things virtually in a digital environment through virtual reality. Soon after that, […]

Innovations, Trends

Possible Apple AR Headset Surfaces Once More In Patents

August 1, 2017

Via: UploadVR

At this point Apple’s interest in AR is well-documented; the company’s upcoming ARKit platform, due to arrive with iOS 11, is likely a precursor to something much bigger. A new patent from the company published this month shows you exactly […]

Predictions, Trends

The AR Landscape Shows 60% Growth in Startups Focused on Enterprise

July 21, 2017

Via: UploadVR

The Venture Reality Fund released its augmented reality landscape for the second quarter, and the research shows that 150 companies are focused on a wide range of AR technologies. The Venture Reality Fund, which has raised $50 million to invest in AR […]