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Mimesys Brings Its Version of Augmented Reality Video Calling to Magic Leap via Intel RealSense

Next Reality AR

The release of Avatar Chat for Magic Leap One and Spatial for HoloLens during the fourth quarter of 2018 appeared to revolutionize video calling via augmented reality.

Doctors Are Using VR To Study 3D Models Of Tumors

VRScout

VR could drastically effect how researchers study cancer. Doctors at the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK) are creating a new virtual lab that will build use VR to build 3D models of tumor samples, providing a new way to look at cancer.

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Meta Shuts Down Amidst Patent Infringement Lawsuit & Asset Liquidation

Road to VR

Meta , the company behind the Meta 2 tethered AR headset, has shut down amidst a patent infringement lawsuit filed in summer of last year, and a recent asset liquidation that has left the company insolvent.

Get Close Up With Vive Focus’ 6DOF Controllers In New Dev Videos

UploadVR

HTC had some exciting announcements for its PC VR line at CES 2019, but what about standalone? Vive Focus definitely wasn’t the focus (sorry) of this year’s show. Regardless, some cool new 6DOF controllers are currently being sent out to developers.

DisplayLink Showing 60GHz Wireless Adapter Reference Design for Oculus Rift

Road to VR

Connectivity company DisplayLink is showing a reference design for a 60GHz Oculus Rift wireless adapter at CES 2019. DisplayLink created the DisplayLink XR wireless adapter reference design that would go on to become the Vive Wireless Adapter.

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Hotel R’n’R Is A Frantic New Smash ‘Em Up From The Creator Of Exorcist VR

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Hotel R’n’R is a game where you smash up hotel rooms in service to the devil. You play as a failed musician that makes a desperate deal with Satan himself.

Hands-on: VR Motion Controller ‘Atraxa’ Offers Promising 6DOF Without Occlusion Issues

Road to VR

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CES 2019: Access Your Entire Phone In VR With Dell Mobile Connect

VRScout

The days of clumsily removing your headset to check Twitter are coming to an end.

Echo VR Dev ‘Experimenting’ With Oculus Quest: “Keep An Eye Out For Updates In The Future”

UploadVR

Ready At Dawn stated on Twitter they are ‘experimenting’ with Oculus Quest. Asked by a fan whether Echo VR would see a port, the studio responded “Keep an eye out for updates in the future!”

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Traveling in Virtual Reality

Tech Trends VR

With RizortVR you can virtually check out your travel destinations before arriving at check-in.

Beat Saber DLC Arriving Soon, Future Packs To Arrive Faster

UploadVR

Looking for the Beat Saber DLC? You shouldn’t have much longer to wait. The official Beat Saber Twitter account recently reassured fans that the DLC should be arriving ‘soon’ Not that we were getting worried; we had always assumed the first pack would arrive in early 2019. In fact, this is even a little earlier than we’d guessed. Even so, Beat Games explained that porting the DLC to PSVR had been a technical challenge.

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Why Now is the Perfect Time to Start Using VR at Your Company

InstaVR

Why Now is the Perfect Time to Start Using VR at Your Company. Thinking of using VR at your company in 2019? There’s never been a better time! Virtual Reality, if CES is any indication, is going full steam ahead.

When is the time to talk about consumer-facing AR apps in enterprise?

EnterpriseWear

The release of Magic Leap One was supposed to be the “magic moment” for consumer AR, the development that finally got consumers excited about augmented reality glasses. Needless to say, it wasn’t.

Hilarity Ensues

Doc-Ok

A funny thing has been happening for the last few days.

Preparing for the Factory of the Future with Vuzix M300 Smart Glasses

EnterpriseWear

Download this free white paper to learn about the state of manufacturing today and how Vuzix M300 Smart Glasses – the next generation of mobility in manufacturing – are solving real-life pain points on the plant floor. You can download the whitepaper via Vuzix’s website here. The post Preparing for the Factory of the Future with Vuzix M300 Smart Glasses appeared first on BrainXchange. Augmented Reality Devices & Applications Enterprise AR Recon Jet Pro vuzix