After A Year In Court, Magic Leap’s Case Against Nreal Has Been Dismissed

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US Courts says Magic Leap has failed to state their claims against Nreal. Back in June of 2019, Magic Leap filed a lawsuit against Nreal claiming the company stole technology and design that belonging to the Florida-based AR company. Image Credit: Magic Leap, Nreal.

Magic Leap Job Listing Points to Future Platform Support for Mobile AR

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It looks like Magic Leap could be gearing up to jump into the world of mobile AR, as the company recently published a job listing for a senior software engineer who will be tasked with building “a cross-platform framework that enables large scale shared AR experiences between mobile devices (iOS, Android) and Magic Leap devices.” Image courtesy Magic Leap. Magic Leap launched their debut product, the Magic Leap One , in August 2018.

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Magic Leap Takes Nreal to Court Over Trade Secrets Theft

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In a legal brief entered on Monday, Florida-based startup Magic Leap has filed suit against the founder of Nreal, a former employee of Magic Leap, claiming that the company's Nreal Light smartglasses were built using Magic Leap's intellectual property. Video: "Magic Leap alleges herein that the overall pace of.

Lawsuit Alleges Nreal Founder Copied Ideas After Leaving Magic Leap

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Well-funded augmented reality startup Magic Leap filed a lawsuit against competing startup Nreal and its founder Chi Xu. ” Then he left and founded Nreal with contacts in China, the suit alleges, and he “wrongfully used and disclosed to Nreal and its collaborators the confidential and proprietary information to which he obtained access as a former Magic Leap employee.” AR lawsuit Magic Leap Nreal

Madefire Debuts 3D Motion Comics On The Magic Leap One AR Headset

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Madefire has been committed to making “motion comics,” or digital versions of comic books that leap off the page with animated visuals. Now, the company is announcing that it is showing off its first Motion Book experiences on Magic Leap ‘s augmented reality glasses. The Madefire platform isn’t a mere app that runs on the Magic Leap One Creator Edition, the development version of Florida-based Magic Leap’s AR glasses that sells for $2,300.

L.E.A.P. Conference: Magic Leap Now Accepting Applications For October Event

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Creators focused on augmented reality have a chance to attend a conference to learn more about the Magic Leap One Creator Edition and how to build software for the headset. 3, but space is limited and Magic Leap will individually approve folks who get the chance to actually register. So if you have a Magic Leap One and you’re in California already it is probably in your best interest to apply soon. AR Magic Leap Magic Leap One

Exclusive: Nreal Fires Back at Magic Leap with Motion to Dismiss Trade Secrets Lawsuit

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In a stunning end-of-year twist to the Magic Leap versus Nreal legal saga, the China-based startup is now filing a motion against Magic Leap. Documents detailing the motion were filed on Monday with the US Northern District Court of California.

Nreal Fires Back at Magic Leap with Motion to Dismiss Trade Secrets Lawsuit

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In a stunning end-of-year twist to the Magic Leap versus Nreal legal saga, the China-based startup is now filing a motion against Magic Leap. Documents detailing the motion were filed on Monday with the US Northern District Court of California.

Magic Leap’s First Developer Conference is Coming to L.A. in October

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Magic Leap, the Florida-based AR company behind the Magic Leap One headset , just announced the dates of the first developers conference. Dubbed L.E.A.P. Learn, Engage, Accelerate, Program), the conference will be taking place October 9th – 10th in Los Angeles, California. Here’s the main text on the conference’s registration site : “JOIN THE GREATEST MINDS IN SPATIAL COMPUTING FOR OUR FIRST EVER L.E.A.P.

Early Augmented Reality Concept Film That Envisioned the Future Gets a Sequel Powered by Kickstarter

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Long before the HoloLens or the Magic Leap One, a California-based team of independent filmmakers envisioned what the future of augmented reality might look like. Now, after millions of people viewed the initial short film called "Sight," the directors, operating under the name Robot Genius, are looking to extend their futuristic vision.

China watches and learns from the US in AR/VR competition

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When Chi Xu left Magic Leap and returned to China, he had big ambitions. Attendees stand in line to try out the new Oculus Quest Virtual Reality (VR) gaming system at the Facebook F8 Conference at McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California, on April 30, 2019.

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AWE USA brings back XR physical events

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The most anticipated keynote speakers are obviously John Hanke (CEO, Niantic), and Bob Murphy (Cofounder, Snap), along with top execs from Qualcomm, Unity, Magic Leap, HP, Lenovo, Meta, and many more. Augmented World Expo (AWE) will start on November, 9th 2021, in Santa Clara, USA.

Suzanne Borders: BadVR is mixing art and technology to innovate data visualization

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But it is very interesting , because it will touch a lot of hot topics, like: Data visualization in XR; Magic Leap; Being a woman working in XR; How is XR in Asia. Today the interview will cover the first two topics: dataviz in VR thanks to BadVR solution and Magic Leap. So, when I was a kid, I actually was born in California, but my father was going to medical school. I know that you won of the dev grants offered by Magic Leap.

Nreal AR Glasses To Get Controller-Free Hand Tracking Soon

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Nreal’s controller-free hand tracking is powered by California-based optical hand tracking company Clay AIR, which is backed by Qualcomm. It’s a feature present in both Microsoft’s HoloLens 2 and the Magic Leap One.

EON Reality Launches New Knowledge Metaverse Project to Transform XR Learning

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EON Reality knows this is the only way to bring millions — if not billions — of high-quality XR spaces and experiences to the global citizens of the knowledge metaverse, which is why the California-based company has already laid the technological groundwork to make it a possibility.

The Ghost Howls’s VR Week Peek (2019.06.23): HTC teases the Vive Cosmos, Oculus announces AR at OC6 and much more!

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It will be held at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California on September, 25–26th. Magic Leap is suing nReal. Magic Leap has sued Chi Xu, the founder of nReal. According to Magic Leap, the company has been able to create these intriguing devices so fast only because Chi Xu was a former Magic Leap employee. More info (Magic Leap suing nReal) More info (Magic Leap maybe killing ODG).

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

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Founded out of Saratoga, California in 2015, Mojo Vision more or less exited stealth back in November, when it revealed it had raised $50 million in funding since its inception three years before. 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.

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The XR Week Peek (2020.09.07): new Quest is coming at $299 and $399, NVIDIA RTX3070 is powerful and affordable and more!

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Point Reyes” is a beach in California, so it is just an internal codename at Oculu… ehm Facebook, following what it has always been its tradition for new unannounced headsets. Image by Magic Leap). Magic Leap now is worth a bit more than $450M.

VR Veterans Found Artie Augmented Reality Avatar Company

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It reminds me of Magic Leap’s Mica digital human demo, but so far Artie isn’t showing anything quite as fancy as that yet. Ryan and his team at Felix & Paul forged numerous partnerships with Fortune 500 companies and media conglomerates including Facebook, Google, Magic Leap, Samsung, Xiaomi, Fox and Comcast, and worked on projects with top brands and A-list talent such as NASA and Cirque du Soleil.

Unreal Garden AR Experience Opens to Visitors with Epson Laser Projectors

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The organization, located in Los Angeles, California, is a sort of interactive-art gallery. The Magic Leap experience took home the Immersive Reality Technical Achievement Award at this year’s DICE Awards. That’s why it needs to be hosted in a venue like E3 or onedome instead of running on a headset like Magic Leap. Many fans of XR technology were disappointed at this year’s E3, which wrapped up last week.

This Is What A Mixed Reality Hard Hat Looks Like

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Trimble – a California-based company that specializes in advanced location-based technology – was one of the first HoloLens partners that Microsoft onboarded back in 2015. A Microsoft-endorsed hard hat solution lets construction workers use holograms on site. Industrial collaboration tools are one of the fastest-developing areas for the Microsoft HoloLens, with many companies such as Object Theory looking for ways to diversify and broaden the market for Mixed Reality.

DigiLens Raises $50 Million To Develop Cheap AR Display Tech

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DigiLens , a Sunnyvale, California-based startup developing displays for augmented reality (AR) devices, today announced that it’s closed a $50 million oversubscribed series C round led by Universal Display Corporation’s UDC Ventures, Samsung Ventures, Pokémon Go creator Niantic, Continental AG, Sony Innovation Fund, and Mitsubishi’s Diamond Edge Ventures.

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The Evolution Of Virtual Beings As Both AI And Art

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The Los Angeles version of the summit took place on November 19 at the United Talent Agency in Beverly Hills, California, and this event is more about entertainment, Saatchi told me. Mica from Magic Leap is another example.

Sundance 2019: Embody Tracks Movement To Center The Body

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In a demo at an office in Venice, California, the team employed a very sensitive foot mat to hone in movement tracking combined with body movement data captured from a ZED stereo camera pointed at the play space. The company is also working on Magic Leap prototypes. Embody from Melissa Painter’s team at MAP Design Lab is being shown at Sundance 2019, featuring full body tracking with only a headset attached to the body.

EON Reality Launches New Knowledge Metaverse Project to Transform XR Learning

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EON Reality knows this is the only way to bring millions — if not billions — of high-quality XR spaces and experiences to the global citizens of the knowledge metaverse, which is why the California-based company has already laid the technological groundwork to make it a possibility. billion people already own, as well as VR- and AR-specific devices from companies like Microsoft , Facebook , Apple , Magic Leap and other technological giants.

Frooxius talks us about the development of amazing VR metaverse Neos

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For example a guy from California would join the researchers in Sydney, shrink down and fix a broken visual script on their vestibular system visualization. We plan to release on Oculus Quest though and are looking to support AR platforms as well such as Magic Leap. Soon you may be able to build inside the Neos metaverse even while using Magic Leap One glasses. I had the great opportunity to interview Tomáš Marian?ík,

How Brain-Computer Interfaces Can Deliver On VR’s Promises

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Meta is working on an AR headset, which puts them in the same league as Microsoft and Magic Leap. In the 1970’s scientists at the University of California popularized the term “brain-computer interface” or BCI , referring to a hardware and software system that uses brainwaves to control devices. Consider two distinct gamers: one who creates magic and casts spells using her mind, and another who performs the same actions using analog buttons on a handheld controller.

One Part Geek, One Part Chic: XR Fashion with Electric Runway CEO Amanda Cosco

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And it was so seamless that it looked like magic. And I really believe that that’s why the video went so viral, was because it was really just this moment of magic. It was just that magical experience. Magic Leap, what are we doing?

Augmented World Expo To Showcase Next Steps In AR/VR This Week

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Augmented World Expo is this week in Santa Clara, California with an assortment of demos planned to preview next steps for VR/AR. In this mission to save the world from the notorious Kitty Kong , players must work together to create a magical barrier to contain the destruction. The conference in the heart of Silicon Valley kicks off Wednesday with a series of talks followed by more than 100,000 feet of expo space to explore on Thursday and Friday.

One Part Geek, One Part Chic: XR Fashion with Electric Runway CEO Amanda Cosco

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And it was so seamless that it looked like magic. And I really believe that that's why the video went so viral, was because it was really just this moment of magic. And I really believe that when technology works at it's best, it feels like magic and it creates that awe inspiring experience where you're saying to yourself, "wow, what else could I do with this technology or what else can be done?" It was just that magical experience. Magic Leap, what are we doing?

How Resolution Games Is Making Multiple VR and AR Titles At Once

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Wonderglade, Narrows, Angry Birds for the Magic Leap One, and others. I caught up with Palm at the Oculus Connect 6 event in San Jose, California, where he showed off Acron: Attack of the Squirrels, which uses both a VR headset and smartphones in the same game. After deciding he wanted to do more with his life than Candy Crush Saga, Tommy Palm cofounded Resolution Games in 2015.

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The DeanBeat: Consumer VR Is Making Snail-like — But Steady — Progress

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As he does each year, he pointed to a bright future in a speech at Oculus Connect 6, Facebook’s annual VR conference in San Jose, California. Magic Leap’s AR device feels like it’s a long way from a consumer reality. There is so much belief that has to be created in consumers who find something magical about VR. VR technologies will need to be woven together into a complete, tightly integrated platform in order to make that quantum leap,” he said. “It’s

Is Personal Computing’s Next Conquest Your Face?

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At an event in San Jose, California, Facebook introduced its plan for augmented reality glasses, where users will be able to pull up a visual display on top of what’s actually in front of them. Meanwhile, heftier VR products from Facebook’s Oculus and Magic Leap have mostly been for gamers. This article is the latest in AR Insider’s editorial contributor program.

Digital Real Estate in AR, with Darabase’s Dominic Collins

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So everybody be patient, and the device that’s in your hand is the magic window to the world right now. And Magic Leap’s got their Magicverse that they’re building, you know, multi-layer kind of universe of digital content on top of the real world.

Meet & Greet in AR, with Spatial’s Jacob Loewenstein

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And so we have our Magic Leap build coming out very soon. And obviously the Magic Leap 1 is a tremendous device and we’re excited about Magic Leap as they continue to push the space.

Digital Real Estate in AR, with Darabase's Dominic Collins

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A lot of-- it's amazing how many big companies now are kind of what I call the immersive lasagna that kind of -- whether it be Magic Leap's Magicverse or the real world index and Facebook -- you kind of got these great slides with these, you know, loads of layers with the physical world, or the digital twin, and infrastructure, and all these things that sit on top. So everybody be patient, and the device that's in your hand is the magic window to the world right now.

Bringing Lego Fish and Global AR Gnomes to Life, with Trigger Global’s Jason Yim

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He has creatively led over 150,000 hours of development in mixed reality, including as a Snap Lens Studio partner, preferred developer for Facebook, and showcase developer for Euphoria and Google, as well as an early adopter and early developer for Magic Leap. There’s like a little magic moment. And then the digital magic conversion moment is very, very short. Step 1: Plant augmented reality gnomes across the world. Step 2: …? Step 3: PROFIT!