Magic Leap’s AI ‘Mica’ Won’t Turn Off Your Lights, Play Your Music, or Give Directions

Road to VR

Magic Leap today released a blogpost detailing more motivation behind building Mica, the company’s upcoming AI announced at Leap Con last year. SEE ALSO Magic Leap Shows off Upcoming Enterprise Apps Focused on Professional 3D Design.

Vuzix Blade AR Smart Glasses Now Support Amazon Alexa, DJI Drones

VRScout

The Alexa built-in certified smart glasses are now available directly through Amazon. “The custom Alexa application developed by Vuzix has been certified by Amazon, paving the way for the Vuzix Blade Smart Glasses to become an Alexa Built-in smart glasses device,” added Travers.

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The Ghost Howls’s VR Week Peek (2019.07.28): Valve Index is now available immediately, Oculus and Magic Leap update their devices and much more!

The Ghost Howls

Magic Leap has just rolled an important update. Magic Leap this week has rolled an important Update to LuminOS , adding important features: There is now full hands tracking, and the user can see the mesh of his/her hand. Amazon Prime Video comes to Oculus mobile devices.

Magic Leap CEO Interview: For $2,295, Start Living 10 Years Ahead Of Everyone Else

UploadVR

Magic Leap is taking orders for its first product, the $2,295 Magic Leap One Creator Edition augmented reality glasses. CEO Rony Abovitz has been waiting for this day for a long time — since he started Magic Leap in his garage in Florida back in 2010. But there’s bound to be a letdown at some point, and the reality is that these kinds of big leap innovations still cost a lot of money and take a lot of time to develop and get to the market.

Magic Leap Could be a Great Strategic Acquisition

VRWorld

Since Magic Leap’s inception in 2011, there has been great innovation in the technology sector focused in the virtual reality (VR)/augmented reality (AR)/mixed reality (MR) space with Magic Leap trying to create a new hardware interface designs. Enter Magic Leap.

Enterprise Wearable & Immersive Tech 2018: Magic Leap, Exosuits and VR Training, Training, Training

EnterpriseWear

Magic Leap finally dropped to mixed reviews and BrainXchange published its Definitive Guide to Adopting Wearables, AR and VR in Enterprise. Read on for a recap of the major developments that took place in 2018: Enterprises that made the news for using wearables: In 2018, major retailers got more serious about XR in hopes of competing with Amazon and improving the shopping experience.

These Are The Stocks You Could Buy To Invest In The VR Industry

UploadVR

Also keep in mind that there are plenty of private companies worth investing in, and some public companies listed below have invested in them like Magic Leap who has investments to the tune of $1.39 Amazon – NASDAQ: AMZN – VR Content & Game Engine.

AR Glasses You Can Be Seen In

Tech Trends VR

Magic Leap makes you look like a Minion, and even though I personally think the HoloLens looks much cooler (hey, what can I say, I’m a geek) I will also admit that it feels on the heavy side after prolonged use. Are we finally getting closer to affordable, good-looking AR wearables?

AR Glasses You’d Be Happy To Be Caught Dead In

VRScout

Magic Leap makes you look like a Minion, and even though I personally think the HoloLens looks much cooler (hey, what can I say, I’m a geek), I will admit that you begin to feel the considerable weight of the device after prolonged use.

Vancouver’s VR/AR Global Summit Puts Content First

VRScout

After the release of Magic Leap One earlier this month – the most anticipated launch in the sector – the industry’s best minds have shifted to content. . Speakers from goliaths like Amazon, Ford, and IKEA will rub shoulders with Vancouver up-and-comers including Motive.io

Norm Glasses Enter Expanding Market for Augmented Reality Eyewear

ARPost

There is now a growing market including Magic Leap , Epson, Nreal , ThirdEye , and now Norm. Magic Leap has some entertainment experiences, but the price and size make them more of a tool. The glasses are also compatible with Alexa, Amazon’s voice assistant.

The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review

VRScout

The Touch controllers feel like little magical half-doughnuts and are smooth and intuitive. MAGIC LEAP’S CONTROVERSY. The secretive augmented reality company Magic Leap has been very successful at keeping a tight lid on their product development… until now?

AR+VR Weekly: CES news, ODG’s 20 year journey ends & AR+VR’s road to $80 billion

AWE Blog

Mimesys launches its AR Video calling powered by Intel RealSense on Magic Leap ( Next Reality ). Addison debuts its Virtual Caregiver which leverages Amazon Sumerian ( PR Newswire ). Catch up on the latest AR+VR highlights, funding news & launch announcements: Week of Jan 14.

The Ghost Howls’s VR Week Peek (2019.08.11): Gear VR is over, Go long term future is uncertain, Huawei teases its metaverse and much more!

The Ghost Howls

The Cyberverse is very similar to the Magicverse by Magic Leap and is a system that employs the AR Cloud, mixing the real and the virtual world, and that uses AI for object recognition, uses localization, fast network and all this fancy stuff. Next week my blog will turn 3 years old!

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Tomorrow's Tech Today: Takeaways From Augmented World Expo 2019

Charlie Fink

RealMax's AR and VR device with hand tracking by Leap Motion and an epic 102-degree field of view, was used for a multiplayer AR game which involved grabbing fish and knocking over boxes. The 10th annual Augmented World Expo ( AWE ) wrapped on Friday, May 31st.

Google’s Gradient Ventures Joins $58 Million Investment In AR Startup Mojo Vision

UploadVR

While the likes of Microsoft’s HoloLens and Magic Leap are developing gnarly AR smarts that rely on chunky headwear, it seems Mojo Vision could be building something that blends into the environment — perhaps contact lenses or a similar form factor. A number of companies are currently pushing to make AR “invisible,” one of which is Amazon-backed North, which recently launched $999 Alexa-powered holographic glasses.

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How to be a good VR startupper – Part 1

The Ghost Howls

I wrote a review on Magic Leap One because my friend (and ex partner ) Gianni made me try it. Here on my blog I am experimenting with different income sources (Patreon, Adsense, Amazon Affiliate, Sponsored Posts, etc…).

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The absurdist’s view of business data visualization: meeting BadVR (& how Oculus Quest and 5G will change business)

Robert Scoble

I dragged my camera down to meet her and her team in their offices in Marina Del Rey, near Los Angeles, to get a look at the business visualizations they are building for use in both Spatial Computing headsets, like Magic Leap, and VR, for HTC Vive, Oculus Quest or Rift, or others.

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Eido Inoue tells us everything we need to know about HADO and location based augmented reality

The Ghost Howls

Meleap (pronounced “may-leap”) is a combination of the words “Merry” and “Leap”. As platforms for LBAR is conceptually better Hololens or Magic Leap? Magic Leap is one of the most popular AR glasses in this moment(Image by Magic Leap).

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

AWE Blog

Sennheiser Partner With Magic Leap for Spatial Audio ( VR Focus ). Snapchat lets you take a photo of an object to buy it on Amazon ( TechCrunch ). Catch on the latest XR highlights, funding news & launch announcements week of September 30. By Tom Emrich. Highlights.

The Ghost Howls’s VR Week Peek (2019.06.17): E3 VR, Vive Cosmos reveal and much more!

The Ghost Howls

HP is investigating and has announced that the device will be available on HP website, Amazon and other retailers in July. Does Magic Leap want to create a big reality show?

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

The Ghost Howls

First of all , I learned a lot from the people talking before and after me : some of them were from EBU or from Amazon and Sky… so, as you can see, we are talking about people that know well what they say and from which I could only learn interesting things. Amazon Sumerian characters.

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AR+VR Weekly: Netflix AR Hack, Vive goes to work & Samsung’s AR Cloud

AWE Blog

Adds Support for Magic Leap’s Lumin OS & Windows Mixed Reality Apps ( Next Reality ). Amazon adds augmented reality to app for Black Friday ( VR Focus ). Catch up on the latest XR highlights, funding news & launch announcements – week of November 12.

The Down-Low on What You Need to Know (to be competitive in the XR field), with SuperData's Carter Rogers.

XR for Business Podcast

I'd say that through at least 2022, the enterprise will account for the majority of augmented and mixed reality headsets like Hololens and Magic Leap. Alan: Although Magic Leap did publish some photos of a model wearing the Magic Leap glasses the other day. We've got furniture stores or any sort of eCommerce shop -- Amazon, Wayfair -- offering the ability to view items, to see how they'll look in your home.

The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review

VRScout

Iger also said he spends his Tuesday afternoons wearing a some kind of head-mounted device at the Disney engineering lab (prompting speculation that he’s referencing their partnership with Magic Leap , which was announced back in June). AMAZON MIGHT OPEN AR SHOPPING STORES.

Vive Wireless Adapter Review: The Best VR Of 2018 Is Too Expensive

UploadVR

For all my warnings about price, it’s all still cheaper than a $2,300 Magic Leap One Creator Edition. There is something truly magical about a wireless headset of this quality with access to the robust and growing SteamVR content library.

E3 2019: Q&A With Oculus’ Jason Rubin On Quest, Rift, Go And Valve Index

UploadVR

I’m sure you’ve read the articles if you haven’t noticed yourself that it was sold out on Amazon. The best way for you to experiment with this is to use the Magic Leap, because Magic Leap has that wire.

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Augmented Birthday Parties and Virtual Reality Field Trips with Centertec's Bill Tustin

XR for Business Podcast

Bill: Yeah, we actually have four Magic Leaps. Magic Leap just met with Chicken Waffle. But it's actually going to be an open source thing that we've just recently did for Magic Leap. So we are working with Magic Leap in an AR capacity. I think the ability to blend and go in and out of that is gonna be really magical. It's four times the size of Amazon. Chicken Waffle!

How VR Can Get To A Hundred Million Headsets By 2024

UploadVR

This makes Facebook, Apple, Google, Microsoft and Amazon the companies most likely to hire, acquire or build their way to a platform in VR. I recently outlined the VR headsets which pushed the technology forward over the last six years by giving lots of developers new capabilities.

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The CEO of CGTrader gives us great insights on the 3D models market and VR

The Ghost Howls

Not to mention how 3D technologies are being adopted and developed by major companies like Google, Facebook, Amazon, and Apple. Do you know CGTrader ? If you, like me, are a developer only capable of creating cubes in Blender, for sure you have heard this name.

Getting the ROI out of XR, with Sector 5 Digital's Cameron Ayres

XR for Business Podcast

So, being able to use that asset across Web and Snapchat and Facebook and, in the future, LinkedIn and Instagram, and also on VR and a AR and Hololens and Magic Leap; being able to use that across everything. We've been approached by some of the bigger headset manufacturers -- Microsoft, Hololens and Magic Leap -- to build exclusively for them. There's something from Magic Leap in there, and there's.

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Getting Fit with a VR Toolkit, and Other XR Tips with VRd?j?'s Michael Eichenseer

XR for Business Podcast

Amazon Sumerian. We're not tied to Magic Leap. We talk a lot about the business use cases of XR on this podcast, but any good business comes with a great fitness plan or exercise room. XR is no different, and VRd?j? founder Michael Eichenseer runs Alan through a few of the cardiovascular benefits to the technology. And that's just the first six minutes!

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Making Holograms a Reality Through Volumetric Capture, with Intel's Raj Puran

XR for Business Podcast

Companies like Magic Leap and Hololens, those are great devices where most of the compute is done on the headset. well Magic Leap is actually done on a pack that's wired in. I think one of the key things was, as I'm sitting here in my office and watching UPS deliver the package I ordered yesterday from Amazon. One day at a time, and many leaps forward as they come, right?

Building the Foundation of The Spatial Web, with VERSES founder Gabriel Rene

XR for Business Podcast

They can look through an iPhone -- which uses ARKit now -- or a Magic Leap headset, or a Microsoft Hololens headset or the other smart glasses that'll be coming, and that worker now can just follow that arrow right to that location, pick that object, and move it from Point A to Point B from, let's say, the pick-and-pack area to the dock, and then registering that interaction back into the warehouse management system.

As UploadVR Turns 2 We Reflect On The First Full Year of Consumer VR

UploadVR

Magic Leap kicks off the month with the announcement of an enormous $794 million fundraising round, backed by Alibaba. For example, Lumberyard from Amazon is released for creating games and VR experiences, while both Unity and Epic reveal in-VR tools to speed up the development process.