Report: VR in Retail and Marketing to Generate US$1.8 billion in 2022

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billion in 2022. billion 2022. billion in 2022 appeared first on Tech Trends. Virtual, Augmented and Mixed Reality technologies will bring opportunities for merchants as consumer adoption grows.

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Ford will invest $11bn in electric vehicles by 2022

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Ford Motor Co decided that they will significantly increase their planned investments in electric vehicles to $11bn by 2022 and have 40 hybrid and fully electric vehicles in its model line-up. The post Ford will invest $11bn in electric vehicles by 2022 appeared first on VR World.

AR+VR Weekly: ARKit 2, VR as big as Netflix by 2022 and AWE USA 2018

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In addition to keeping you up-to-date on the top AR+VR news, funding activity, and launch announcements, here are there three stories you need to know: Apple announced major updates to ARKit, VR to be as big as Netflix by 2022 and AWE USA 2018 reflects ‘Tipping Point’ for explosive XR industry growth. The post AR+VR Weekly: ARKit 2, VR as big as Netflix by 2022 and AWE USA 2018 appeared first on AWE USA 2018 - the world's #1 AR+VR conference and expo

United States Virtual Reality Headsets Market Anticipated to Grow at a Notable CAGR by 2022

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The post United States Virtual Reality Headsets Market Anticipated to Grow at a Notable CAGR by 2022 appeared first on VRJournal. Media Announcement: The Virtual Reality (VR) headsets are used in varying applications and the introduction of VR in more fields has yielded. VR Industry and Technology Virtual reality

“Our Kids Are Going to Get Really Weird” – David Holz on AR/VR in 2022

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The post “Our Kids Are Going to Get Really Weird” – David Holz on AR/VR in 2022 appeared first on Leap Motion Blog. What if you could see through walls like Superman? Beyond the tiny window of our senses, there’s a vast world that we can’t normally access. But that’s going to change.

Report: VR and AR Device Market to hit $1.8 billion in 2018

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In 2022, a total of 121 million units will be sold, with a value of $9.9 However, CCS Insight predicts that over the next few years businesses will move from limited trials to wider deployment, with sales reaching a milestone of 1 million units in 2022. million mark by 2022.

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Facebook Shows Off High Quality Markerless Body Tracking From ‘A Single Sensor’

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The company did stress however that a consumer launch of this technology was “years away” If Michael Abrash’s timeline given at Oculus Connect 5 holds up, it may be planned for around the year 2022.

Virtual Battles on Your Coffee Table

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billion by 2022. billion by 2022. Mixed Reality adds a new dimension to tabletop gaming, but there’s more to this tank show-down than first meets the eye. Yes, tabletop gaming is very much still a thing.

Oculus Job Posts Point to Facebook-built AR Headset on the Horizon

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Business Insider’s report, another source maintained the glasses were originally scheduled for release in 2020, but was since pushed back to around 2022.

HP Reverb Is The Best Windows Mixed Reality Headset Yet

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HP unveils their ultra comfortable VR headset at HP Reinvent global partner conference. The Windows Mixed Reality platform has seen its fair share of ups and downs since the introduction of Acer, Dell, Lenovo, and HP third-party headsets back in October of 2017.

SuperData: VR Grew 30% In 2018 Thanks To PSVR, Oculus Quest Will Be 2019’s Hit

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By 2022, the firm expects $34.1 After floundering in 2017, virtual reality hardware actually outperformed optimistic sales expectations last year, SuperData Research said today, with annual VR revenues reaching $3.6 billion — higher than the Nielsen-owned firm’s late 2018 forecast of $3.3 billion. That’s a 30 percent year-over-year increase in revenues, particularly noteworthy given holiday price drops for some of the leading VR devices.

PSVR 2 Won’t Launch Alongside PS5, Sony Suggests

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We still wouldn’t expect Sony to wait another three years after that to launch PSVR 2; the original headset will be a relic by that point, but should we expect it in 2021 or 2022? The last few months have really ramped up the speculation on the PSVR 2 front. First, Sony confirmed it was making a next-generation console that would support VR. Then, just last week, its head of R&D detailed what he expects to see in next-generation headsets.

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AR+VR Weekly: 32M smartglasses by 2020, Ready Player One & Accenture’s XR findings

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In addition to keeping you up-to-date on the top AR+VR news, funding activity and launch announcements, here are there three stories you need to know: 32M smartglasses by 2022, Ready Player One and Accenture’s XR findings. Catch up on AR+VR news, funding and launch announcements.

Report: Facebook’s Upcoming AR Glasses Much Less Bulky Than Hololens Or Magic Leap

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Business Insider is reporting that a source has tried on a prototype of the AR glasses under development at Facebook. The source claims the prototype “resembled traditional glasses much more closely than the bulky AR headsets offered by Microsoft (the HoloLens) or Magic Leap.”

HoloLens 2 Hits the Ground as the U.S. Army’s Own AR “combat multiplier”

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Under Secretary of the Army Ryan McCarthy said he expects a more slimmed-down version of the headset based on HoloLens 2 to materialize as soon as 2022 and 2023, and maintains the Army will begin “fielding it to thousands and thousands of soldiers across the force.”

Packaging the Future

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With connected technology, advanced analytics and mixed reality simulation with technologies like HoloLens, our factories will never look the same, with 40% of operational processes becoming self-healing and self-learning by 2022. “A

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Oculus Patents Use Of Light Field Cameras for Eye Tracking

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In late September this year at Oculus Connect 5, Abrash stated that he expects this quality of eye tracking to be ready within four years (by 2022). Facebook’s Oculus patented an eye tracking technique which uses light field cameras inside the headset.

My thoughts on the Quest. It’s that good.

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I’m talking about 2022, but already I’m seeing how work is changing, check out my last few videos on YouTube. Oculus Quest is that good. Last night I was playing the Star Wars game and found myself just looking around and admiring how my virtual gloves look. I can’t really explain this and how deeply emotional it is. Which is why VR is such a magic thing and is better at getting rid of pain than opiates in many cases. But now I see what Mark Zuckerberg is doing.

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The 5 Best Dividend Stocks in Augmented RealityVirtual reality.

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AR will reach an estimated $80 billion market size by 2025, compared to $34 billion for VR by 2022. The 5 Best Dividend Stocks in Augmented Reality Virtual reality (VR) may get more attention these days, but it’s augmented reality (AR) that’s shaping up to be more lucrative.

Retailers Exploring New VR And AR Concepts To Drive Sales In 2019

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According to various analysts, AR will drive $122 billion in eCommerce spending by 2022 with e-Commerce expected to be the number 1 sector for AR.

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AR+VR Weekly: Facebook launches Oculus Quest, VR’s road to 50M & Abrash’s XR predictions

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In a recent post on VentureBeat , Digi-Capital forecasts that VR’s total install base across all platforms could take until the end of 2022 to top 50 million worldwide. Catch on the latest XR highlights, funding news & launch announcements week of September 30. By Tom Emrich. Highlights.

Oculus Connect 5 mega round-up: all you need to know about Oculus Quest and the other announcements!

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We don’t know anything regarding a Rift 2 release date : Abrash made predictions for VR in 2022 and so people started thinking about a Rift 2 in 2022. Was he hinting at a Half-Dome release in 2022?

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Shopping Malls 2.0 – The Future is Virtual

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Credit Suisse estimates that by 2022, 1 out of every 4 malls in the US could be out of business. Can immersive technologies help struggling bricks-and-mortar retailers to create new shopping experiences and gain an edge against the likes of Amazon?

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DigiLens Raises $50 Million To Develop Cheap AR Display Tech

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It’s targeting late 2019, with additional launches expected in 2020 and 2022. “We

The Apple Privacy Wall

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By 2022 the entire world will change and we see $50 billion worth of investment from both big and small tech companies coming to bear. The Apple Privacy Wall/Strategy Analysis of How Apple will Come at Oculus Next Year.

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What I’ve learned at the EBU Digital Media Days 2018

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Regarding 6 DOF videos (videos where you can actually move in), he said that actually they are still not there and won’t be for a long time : even Paola Sunna, when talked at the end of the event, said that we won’t see them in our headsets at home until 2022.

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A Look Inside Consumer Perceptions of Oculus Go

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billion in 2022. The overall global VR industry will benefit from this growth as well; we anticipate it will grow from just under $9 billion in 2018 to $48 billion in 2022.

AR+VR Weekly: The big LBE opportunity, VR a billion dollar sector & iPhone 2019 rumors

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billion this year to over $8 billion in 2022. Catch up on the latest in XR highlights, funding news and launch announcements. By Tom Emrich. Highlights. It’s been another busy week in AR+VR! In addition to keeping you up-to-date on the top AR+VR news, funding activity, and launch announcements, here are there three stories you need to know: the big LBE opportunity, VR a billion dollar sector and 2019 iPhone rumors.

The DeanBeat: The Building Blocks Of Better AR/VR At Augmented World Expo

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billion by 2022. Most of the tech at the Augmented World Expo 2019 event wasn’t about games. But it was still intriguing for me to see the technologies that are coming together that will lead to the next-generation augmented reality, virtual reality, and mixed reality technologies.

AR+VR Weekly: IDC’s latest forecast, Macy’s commitment to VR and Apple’s depth-sensing lead

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million in 2022. Catch up on AR+VR news, funding and launch announcements. Highlights. It’s been another busy week in AR+VR!

“But I don’t want to wear glasses”

Robert Scoble

These new optics and wearable screens, coming by 2022, along with the smaller computers that will drive them, will bring us all into a 3D world that few can imagine today. I wrote this as a way to think through some of the issues coming in the Spatial Computing world in preparation for a book coming in 2020 that Irena Cronin and I are writing, but we decided not to run this in the book, so am running it here instead.

Editorial: Foveated Rendering Is Essential To Consumer VR’s 2nd Generation

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Abrash concluded with a prediction that this technology would be ready in four years — 2022. Three years into consumer virtual reality, the technology is still in its first generation.

China might beat the US in AR adoption, according to forecast

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By 2022, VR is expected to reach a 50-60M install base with $10-15B in revenue. In truth, we won’t know for sure if this report is accurate until 2022 rolls around. According to a report from Digi-Capital , China is likely to beat the United States in AR adoption. The company posits quite a few things relating to AR/VR in its study, so let’s break them down below. About Digi-Capital’s study.

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4 Tips for Brands to Master Mixed and Augmented Reality

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By the year 2022 , the MR and AR market in the U.S. We are already living in mixed reality, and what our human eyes see is now amplified by what technology can show us.

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‘Sword Art Online’ Is Getting An Official VR Experience On FOVE

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What I mean to say is that this is a popular anime and manga series set in the year 2022 in which the titular MMORPG traps players inside its virtual worlds. Sword Art Online is a virtual reality massively multiplayer online role-playing game that isn’t really a virtual reality massively multiplayer online role-playing game. But it might be soon. Okay, back up.

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Sneaky Bears Creator WarDucks Nets €1.3 Million In Seed Funding

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” Suir Valley Ventures expects the VR market to grow to over $35 billion by 2022, and said it “is eager to increase its exposure to this burgeoning industry.” WarDucks , the team behind the Sneaky Bears franchise, has successfully raised €1.3 million (USD 1.5 million) in seed funding. Venture capital fund Suir Valley Ventures led the round, joined by the state agency Enterprise Ireland as well as private investors.

VR & AR Goes For Gold At 2018 Winter Olympic Games

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After all, the Olympics happen every 4 years, putting the Summer Olympic Games in 2020 and the next Winter Games in 2022. You can experience the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in entirely new ways.