Hollywood Automotive Exhibit Brings Famous Vehicles To Life In Mixed Reality


Today marks the grand opening of The Petersen Automotive Museum’s “Hollywood Dream Machines: Vehicles of Science Fiction and Fantasy” exhibit, an automotive-themed showcase that shines a spotlight on some of the most iconic dream cars from cinema and video games.

Automotive Research VR and AR app, RelayCars, Announces Updates


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DigiLens raises $25 million For Automotive Holographic Display


DigiLens of Sunnyvale, California announced today that it has raised $25 million from Continental, a German technology company interested in the automotive application of the startup’s holographic display technology. The deal will give Continental an 18 percent stake in DigiLens. The two companies are now jointly developing “a waveguide head-up display” (HUD) for cars. The waveguide technology also has potential for aviation and motorcycle helmets, the companies said in a press release.

Interview: Automotive Specialist Zerolight on Finessing Software Through Eye Tracking

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With its headquarters in Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK, Zerolight is at the forefront of immersive visualisation techniques for the automotive industry, regularly showcasing its virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) developments.

uSens Automotive Infotainment Gesture Tracking – The Wave of the Future


Market size for automotive gesture recognition is worth well over $800M and demand is estimated to surpass over 43% compound. The post uSens Automotive Infotainment Gesture Tracking – The Wave of the Future appeared first on Usens Inc. AR Aritificial Intelligence Augmented Reality car Machine Learning self-driving car Technology automotive hand gesture infotainment

AR Automotive Market Estimated to Reach $7.98 Billion


While many industries are beginning to embrace augmented reality, it’s really starting to come into its own in the automotive space. According to the International Trade Administration, the automotive industry accounts for roughly 3 to 3.5 The augmented reality automotive market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 30.31% during the forecast period, to reach $7.98 At CES 2017, for example, three automotive equipment makers shared augmented reality concepts with the world.

HaptX Gloves Will Help Transform VR Training and Design


In addition to the whimsical demo I tried of the farm house, HaptX has also created hands-on demos for training firefighters and a glimpse into how automotive companies could use the gloves to showcase design in a more immersive environment. Reach out and touch a rain cloud.

The fastest cars in the world

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Cars Automotive Bugatti cars Hennessey Other supercars Tier 4Bugatti proudly wears the top-speed crown in 2020; its 304-mph Chiron is certified as the world's fastest car.

Continental Increases Stake in Waveguide Display Company DigiLens, Raising $25M Series C

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Continental , a leading German automotive manufacturing company, is increasing its investment in Silicon Valley-based waveguiide company DigiLens , bringing a $25 million Series C financing round to the company.

The best used car websites for 2020

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Is your check engine light on? Here are 10 possible reasons why

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Cars Automotive cars check engine light maintanence Tier 4The orange check engine light is a car's way of telling you something is wrong, so it should never be ignored.

Jaguar Just Showed Us The Future of Car Launches


A competitor to the Tesla Model X, the I-PACE is a major foray for Jaguar into electric automotive transportation. So when it came to launching a future facing vehicle like the I-PACE, Jaguar needed a car launch that went above the normal conventions of previous automotive launches.

Report: Apple Using VR to Test Self-Driving System


Many of the engineers working Canada were hired over the past year, with dozens coming from Blackberry’s QNX, a leading automotive software provider. News Apple AutomotiveVirtual reality is being used to test Apple’s self-driving vehicle.

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Tesla’s wacky Cybertruck has already become a museum piece

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Cars News Cybertruck Petersen Automotive Museum TeslaThe electric pick-up, which is yet to go into production, is on show in L.A.

The Future of Augmented Reality in Autonomous Driving Technology


Everyone in the automotive industry is racing to advance autonomous driving technologies and deploy driverless cars. See Also: Augmented Reality’s Surprising First Frontier: The Automotive Industry.

How to change the oil in your car

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Honda Mixed Reality Race Pits Pro Driver Against Pro YouTuber


News Automotive Honda Honda Mixed Reality Mixed Reality Mixed Reality Racing MR MR Racing RacingReal and virtual go head-to-head in this first-of-a-kind high speed duel.

Volkswagen Will Train 10,000 Employees Using VR This Year


News Automotive Cars HTC Vive Training VolkswagenThe Volkswagen Group will use an augmented reality hub to train employees across the globe. ????????????In In 2013, Volkswagen demonstrated a new process by which service workers could use augmented reality to service a vehicle.

Argon Transform: An AR Technology HUD Attachment for Motorcyclists


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Audi AR App Brings Advertising Into Your Living Room


News Advertising AR ARKit Audi Augmented Reality Automotive CarsCar salesman are always trying to get you to “picture this baby at home in your driveway.” ” But who needs imagination when we have augmented reality?

Driving Ahead: Car Companies Using XR to Adapt in a Post-Uber World


Less obvious is Uber’s impact in the automotive sector, where the app is creating waves for car manufacturers. In fact, some industry observers believe automotive is about to […]. My last blog post built upon Uber’s wrecking ball-style entrance into the cab industry.

Nissan Debuts Star Wars AR Experience at Dealerships


News AR Augmented Reality Automotive HTC Vive Movies Nissan See The Unseen Star WarsWandering the Nissan showroom? Why not let R2D2 and C3P0 show you the latest advances in safety technology? Nissan can’t seem to get enough of Star Wars or immersive technology this year.

VR Design Tool ‘Gravity Sketch’ Launches in Early Access

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A quick glance at the creations on the front page of the Gravity Sketch website suggests that industrial designers, particularly in the automotive and product sectors, could have a very capable tool to add to their workflow.

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Formula E Releases Racing Highlights in True Virtual Reality


News Automotive HTC Vive RacingThis is as close to being on the track as you’re going to get. City street racing series Formula E and VR sports entertainment company Virtually Live have teamed up to bring high-paced racing action to virtual reality using some seriously cool spectator modes.

The best emergency kits to have in your car at all times

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Volkswagen Launches Custom VR Exhibit At Historic Brand Tower


News Automotive HTC Vive Leap Motion T-Roc Virtual Reality Experience Volkswagen Volkswagen GroupVW celebrates the world premiere of T-Roc with a VR experience for first-time users. .

Hyundai Surprises Troops With Super Bowl Livestream They’ll Never Forget


News 360 Video Automotive Hyundai Military Nokia OZO Sports Super BowlWatching the Super Bowl is one thing, but watching it with loved ones is better. As millions of fans watched the Super Bowl with friends and family, U.S.

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Welcome to Virtual Reality Ad Units


News Advertising Automotive Toyota USA TodayUSA Today launches branded VR news show with a 360° video ad. Gannett, the publisher of USA Today , finally release d their first episode of its weekly VR news show VRtually There on Thursday.

VR Chuckwagon Racing Stampedes Into Canada


News Automotive Canada GMC Momentum Worldwide Oculus Rift Oculus TouchRacing a wooden wagon down a dirt road has never been so futuristic. If i’ve said it once, i’ve said it a thousand times: The world needs a virtual reality chuckwagon racing experience.

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Volkswagen Using VR For Team Member Collaboration


News Audi Automotive HTC Vive Training VolkswagenThe German automobile manufacturer dives deeper into VR with a new collaborative app. Multinational auto giant Volkswagen Group is no stranger to virtual reality.

Recent Apple Patent Hints at a Future of Autonomous VR Cars


News Apple Apple Autonomous Car Apple Autonomous VR Car Apple VR Apple VR Patent Automotive Autonomous CarAccording to a patent filed by Apple in 2017, some very fun road trips could be on the horizon.

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Audi Creates VR Sandbox Track You Can Shape And Drive Yourself


News Audi Automotive MediaMonksBringing out the big kid in all of us. Remember how much fun you had playing in the sandbox as a kid? With handfuls of toy cars and a wild imagination, you could create your own mini world of dunes, jumps and turns that required some serious driving skills.

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Drive Through A Battle Zone In This Nissan Star Wars VR Experience


News 360 Video Automotive Daydream Gear VR HTC Vive Nissan Oculus Rift Star WarsThe Nissan Rogue gets battle-tested in this new Star Wars-themed VR experience. . To help celebrate the blu-ray release of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Nissan has teamed up with Lucasfilm Ltd.,

After Telling Staff That Working During Pandemic Was Voluntary, Tesla Reportedly Sent Termination Notices

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Uber Patents VR System For Self-Driving Cars


News Automotive Paten Transport UberUber looks to VR to make your morning commute a little more interesting.

Mercedes and Magic Leap Debut Immersive Roadshow in the UK


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BMW’s magical gesture control finally makes sense as touchscreens take over cars

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The automotive world was different. Automotive Gadgets automotive industry BMW driver Ford RAM Tesla Touchscreens Virtual reality volvoBMW has been equipping its cars with in-air gesture control for several years and I never paid attention to it. It seemed redundant. Why wave your hand in the air when there are dials, buttons and touchscreens to do the same thing? Until this week, that is, when I took delivery of a BMW 850i loaner equipped with the tech.