REPORT: Apple Mixed Reality Glasses Launching Mid-2022

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This past April, Apple CEO Tim Cook stated that augmented reality (AR) technology is “ critically important ” for the future of the company. It’s obvious that Apple is working hard to build an AR ecosystem of amazing tools powered by products such as the iPhone or iPad.

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Apple Maps Update Introduces AR Navigation

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Apple kicked off its annual World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC) earlier today with a two-hour keynote detailing several updates to its lineup of iOS products. Image Credit: Apple. Image Credit: Apple. Feature Image Credit: Apple.

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Rumor: Apple Will Debut AR Headset & Tracker In 2021

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According to TF International Securities analyst and respected Apple researcher Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple is set to debut a wide range of new projects this year, including the long-rumored “Apple Glass” AR headset and AirTag tracking device.

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EXCLUSIVE: Apple AR glasses hands-on preview

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Some days ago, all the community got excited because on the invitation to WWDC 2021, Apple has drawn an Animoji with some applications reflected on her glasses. Everyone started wondering if Apple could announce its AR glasses at WWDC or not. augmented reality reviews apple

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Report: Apple Mixed Reality Headset Coming In 2022, Apple Glass In 2025, AR Contacts in 2030

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Trusted analyst Ming-Chi Kuo returns with a supposed timeline for Apple’s rumored XR technology. “We believe that Apple may highly integrate this helmet with video-related applications (e.g., Apple TV+, Apple Arcade, etc.)

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Report: Apple Could Launch a Standalone VR Headset Sometime Next Year

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According to a report by Bloomberg News , Apple may be planning to release a VR headset with limited AR capabilities as soon as 2022, which is said to be a precursor to its long-rumored, fully-fledged AR device.

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Report: Apple Starts Preliminary Production on “semitransparent” AR Lenses

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According to a report by The Information , Apple is gearing up to enter a new phase in production on its fabled AR headset. Rumored & unverified ‘Apple Glass’ logo, Image courtesy Jon Prosser, Front Page Tech.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook: AR Is “Critically Important” For The Company’s Future

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Augmented reality will forever change the way we communicate says the Apple CEO. According to a recent report by Apple research expert Ming-Chi Kuo , Apple will be launching a mixed reality headset later this year, followed by a dedicated AR headset in 2025 and AR contact lenses in 2030.

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New Apple Patents Cover “Micro-gesture” XR Input, Head-worn Haptics to Guide User Attention

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A newly published patent application from Apple highlights the company’s internal exploration of “micro-gestures” for AR input, which involves using the thumb against the index finger as a sort of virtual joystick or selector. Image courtesy Apple.

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The larger, more powerful Apple Silicon iMac may not launch until 2022

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Apple Computing News Apple iMac Apple MacBook Pro Apple Silicon M1X M2XAccording to well-known leaker Dylan, the larger redesigned Silicon iMac may not launch until 2022.

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Rumor: ‘Apple Glass’ AR Headset Will Retail At $499, Works With iPhone

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New leaks may reveal additional information regarding Apple’s long-rumored AR device. According to Powell, who claims to have seen a prototype of the headset, the “Apple Glass” will feature an all-plastic design, though the final product may feature a metal option as well.

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Apple Files Patent For Mixed Reality Headset That Projects Images On Your Eyeballs

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Apple looks to eliminate screens entirely according to a patent published by the USPTO. This week the United States Patent and Trademark Office published a patent filed by Apple Inc. responsible for the design of Apple’s powerful TrueDepth camera.

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New Apple Watch Feature Could Form the Basis of the Company’s XR Input Strategy

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This week Apple debuted new accessibility-focused features for iOS. Among them, the AssistiveTouch feature for Apple Watch allows for single-handed control of the watch by detecting clenching and pinching of the hand, as well as accelerometer-based control.

Report: Apple AR Headset Launching Early 2020

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Will Apple be the first to kick-start the AR headset market? According to research conducted by TF International Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple will begin mass production of its long-rumored AR headset before the end of the year and will launch the device as early as the second quarter of 2020. . Feature Image Credit: Apple AR headset mock-up. In 2018, it was reported that Apple was in development of a combination VR/AR headset that would launch sometime in 2020.

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Apple TV+ Launches ‘For All Mankind’ AR Experience On iOS Devices

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Apple’s alternate history series receives its own augmented reality tie-in ahead of Season two. Image Credit: Apple. “I Season 2 is expected to arrive on February 19th on Apple TV+. Feature Image Credit: Apple.

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Report: Apple Mixed Reality Headset Could Feature Hand & Eye-Tracking, Swappable Headbands

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According to a new report by The Information , a source with immediate knowledge of Apple’s hardware claims that the companies highly-anticipated combination VR/AR device could launch as soon as next year alongside a suite of impressive features. Feature Image Credit: Apple.

Which Apple Watch size should you buy?

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The Apple Watch comes in different sizes, but it's not just about your wrist -- there are different specs, too. Apple Buying Guides Mobile Apple Watch Apple Watch size options Apple Watch sizes best Apple Watch size how to choose Apple Watch size

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Apple Watch Series 6 has never been this cheap before

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The Apple Watch Series 6 is crazy cheap right now at Amazon and you really need to buy it immediately. Deals Mobile Amazon 2021 Apple Watch deals Apple Watch Series 6 commerce 2021 deal mobile deals

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Apple announces the Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Watch SE

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Apple announced the Apple Watch Series 6 on Tuesday with features like measuring blood oxygen levels. Apple Mobile News Wearables Apple September 2020 Apple Watch 6

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Apple TV 4K vs. Apple TV HD

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Is the Apple TV HD right for you or do you need the power and resolution of the latest Apple TV 4K? Buying Guides Home Theater Apple Apple TV 4K Apple TV HD StreamingHere, we breakdown the differences between the two models.

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Apple TV 4K (2017) vs. Apple TV 4K (2021)

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Apple's latest Apple TV 4K hardware hits shelves next month. Buying Guides Home Theater 5th gen Apple TV 6th gen Apple TV Apple apple tv Apple TV 4KIs it worth upgrading your 2017 model? We've put together this comparison guide to help you decide.

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What is Apple Music?

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What makes Apple Music stand out from its main competitor? Apple Mobile Music amazon music Apple Music music service TidalLearn about it in our comprehensive guide to signing up and rocking out.

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Oculus Move VR workout system might sync with Apple Health

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Apple’s mobile ecosystem has been marked by two main pillars in the past few years. Archive Apple Computing Facebook Fitness Mobile oculus Virtual reality VR

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Report: Apple Acquires 3D VR Streaming Company NextVR

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According to Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman , Apple acquired the 3D VR streaming company NextVR. ” According to Bloomberg , Apple confirmed that it had acquired NextVR but gave no further details or explanations.

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Report: Apple Acquires Motion Capture Firm IKinema

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According to a MacRumor report and regulatory filings with the UK government, Apple may have quietly acquired UK-based motion capture firm IKinema. The report has thus far gone unsubstantiated by both companies, however a number of filings with the UK government shows that Apple’s director of corporate law, Peter Denwood, has been recently appointed the director of IKinema, listing Apple’s HQ address.

Apple Watch Series 6

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The latest Apple Watch reviews, news, and buying guides, all in one place. If you’re an iOS user, Apple’s flagship smartwatch is really the only wearable to buy.

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New Apple TV 4K feature only works with a product Apple has killed

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Apple delivers another head-scratcher: A new feature on the just-released Apple TV 4K (2021) only works with the HomePod, a product Apple has discontinued. Apple Home Theater Apple HomePod Apple TV 4K eARC hdmi arc

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What is the newest Apple Watch?

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Looking to buy the latest Apple Watch but don't know what the current models are? We look at the newest (and oldest) Apple Watches. Apple Buying Guides Mobile Wearables Apple Watch Apple Watch 5 Apple Watch 6 Apple Watch SE smartwatches

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Apple Music vs. Spotify

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Apple Music Apple Music iOS 10 Spotify streaming musicThe competition has helped the recording industry reach record heights. Determining which is better is tough.

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Samsung Beats Apple to the Punch with SmartTags+ & AR Finder

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Over the past two product cycles, Apple has been rumored to be preparing to reveal its Apple AirTags tracking devices that can help iPhone owners find their possessions with augmented reality. But Samsung has leapfrogged Apple with its own take on the product category.

Apple iPad 10.2, iPad Mini are discounted in time for back-to-school season

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Save big on the latest Apple iPad 10.2 and Apple iPad Mini at Amazon but be quick -- stock is limited! Deals Mobile Amazon 2021 Apple Apple deals Apple iPad 10.2 Apple iPad Mini commerce 2021 deal mobile deals

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Interview with Robert Scoble about Oculus Quest 2, Apple Glasses and more!

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In the interview with me, he talked about many topics, like the rumors he heard on Apple Glasses, on the Oculus Quest 2 , the America vs China war, XR entrepreneurship, Tesla, and more! Apple is (maybe) already testing Apple Glasses in the wild. How will Apple Glasses be?

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Apple HomePod mini review: Finally, the smart speaker Apple needs

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Apple failed to make an impression with the original HomePod, but the HomePod mini is poised to change that. Apple Home Theater Smart Home Apple HomePod mini HomePod Siri smart speaker

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Apple Reportedly In Talks To Purchase VR Live Streaming Platform NextVR

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According to a new report by 9to5Mac , Apple is currently in the process of acquiring VR/AR live streaming platform NextVR for a modest $100M. With the potential financial backing of Apple, however, there’s no limit to how this technology could be used.

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New Apple TV 4K gets more power, new Siri remote

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At its Spring Loaded Event, Apple has finally announced an update to its 4-year-old premium streaming box. Apple Gaming Home Theater 6th gen Apple TV apple spring event 2021 Apple TV 4K

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The best Apple Watch apps

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The best Apple Watch apps let you engage in various tasks, from mindfulness to relaxation, music, and productivity. Here are our favorite Apple Watch apps. Apple Buying Guides Mobile Wearables Apple Watch Apps Best of best of everything Tier 4

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Apple Flinched

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Facebook initiated one of the pettiest corporate feuds against Apple’s supposedly privacy-centric new features, and today Apple capitulated. apple

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