Our First Look At The US Army’s Controversial HoloLens AR Headset

VRScout

We are alarmed that Microsoft is working to provide weapons technology to the US Military, helping one country’s government ‘increase lethality’ using tools we built,” the employees state in their letter. “We

Mixing Realities, True Haptics And Photorealistic Humans: 5 Big Takeaways From Michael Abrash’s OC5 Keynote

UploadVR

Work in foveated rendering, which uses eye-tracking to fully render only the area of the display the user is looking at and thus save on computational power, is also on track thanks to the help of a deep learning tool that fills in missing pixels.

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Exoskeletons Get Real: The Ultimate Wearable Technology?

EnterpriseWear

billion by 2028— exoskeletons have arrived. Nevertheless, there are now tool-holding (partial) exoskeletons, exoskeletons for back support and sitting comfortably in mid-air, and even full-body, sci-fi-looking powered exosuits. Assembling, building, moving… the heavy-duty operations of industry in which workers are required to wield heavy power tools, perform overhead tasks, stand for long periods of time, etc.

Exoskeletons Get Real: The Ultimate Wearable Technology?

EnterpriseWear

billion by 2028— exoskeletons have arrived. Nevertheless, there are now tool-holding (partial) exoskeletons, exoskeletons for back support and sitting comfortably in mid-air, and even full-body, sci-fi-looking powered exosuits. Assembling, building, moving… the heavy-duty operations of industry in which workers are required to wield heavy power tools, perform overhead tasks, stand for long periods of time, etc.

AWE EU 2018: Day 1 Main Stage Recap

AWE Blog

The first day of the third annual AWE EU 2018 opened with industry veteran Ori Inbar’s traditional State of XR keynote, and ended in 2028 over drinks, classic dance hits, balloons and painted avatars at Munich’s ISARPOST.