Honolulu Police Department Used $150,000 in CARES Funds on Robot Dog

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The Honolulu Police Department spent $150,045 in CARES Act funding to buy Spot the robot dog from Boston Dynamics, the world’s sickest dogbot famed for backflips, games of fetch , and also hanging out with law enforcement.

Microsoft Now Hosts Free HoloLens Demos Across US & Canada

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Haven’t been able to make it to any of the big gaming expos (or you don’t know anyone with the $3,000 AR headset)? Honolulu, Ala Moana Center. Microsoft Stores across the US and Canada are now hosting free HoloLens demos, so you can finally see what the hubbub is all about.

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Over 20 Use Cases of Smart Glasses, VR Headsets, and Smartwatches at Airports

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Japan Airlines made another early attempt to prove Google Glass in maintenance, with airline personnel wearing Glass on the tarmac at Honolulu Airport so that experienced staff at headquarters could inspect planes remotely. Airports got into the game, as well; including Copenhagen Airport , where duty managers used Google Glass to document issues and answer travelers’ questions on the spot, and London City Airport , which considered how Glass might be leveraged in its operations.