Apple Files Augmented Reality Patent for a ‘Wearable Information System’


The patent is for a “wearable information system having at least one camera.” The information system is configured such that the high-power mode is activated by a detection of at least one object in at least one field of view of the at least one camera.”

Datavized Uses WebVR To Map Information Across All Devices


Datavized is a VR startup with a data visualization platform designed to display across all devices using WebVR. Right now Datavized needs geographically-coded data to represent on a globe that it displays across all devices, with a drag and drop tool to turn spreadsheets into interactive 3D maps. The software can still accept spreadsheets without geo data but it isn’t shown the same way across all devices right now.

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Rubin On Oculus Privacy Concerns: ‘Nobody Wants User Camera Information’


In an interview with Gamespot , Rubin, who serves of VP of Content at the company, said that Oculus wasn’t building Dash to collect people’s private information. “The answer is, we’re all doing what we’re doing because it works,” Rubin stated, pointing out that all other VR companies use camera-based systems similar to Oculus, which could, in theory, be used to gather information on users. “Nobody wants user camera information for anything.”

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Information Superhighway Robbery


So, apparently this is a business model: you trawl YouTube for videos with a decent number of views (not too many, mind you), uploaded by someone that is not a bona fide YouTube star or well-known personality, or part of some content or ad exchange network, and file copyright claims on those videos.

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InFormation: An immersive documentary about the emerging power of Virtual Reality to inspire empathy in its audience.

Cats and VR

InFormation is a two part (25 min) immersive documentary investigating the medium of Virtual Reality and creative use of the technology to build empathy and new forms of storytelling. Directed by Debra Anderson and produced by Hugh McGrory, InFormation is a Datavized production.

Forward and backward in our relationship to information.


By layering information atop our existing reality, we step into an unknown world similar to the past. Before we valued written information, we lived in a three dimensional world. It just so happens that there was a single thread of information: reality.

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Employees open companies to security risks by working remotely


With our Information Security Staff Awareness E-Learning Course , your employees can learn about the most important elements of information security, including phishing, creating backups, portable media devices and business continuity.

Nissan Augmented Reality Concept Assists Drivers in Detecting Unseen Obstacles

Next Reality AR

The concept system would merge on-board sensor data with information aggregated from Nissan's AR cloud in order to map.

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Global Vice President Information Technology, UPS. The post Nick Costides appeared first on BrainXchange. 2019 Speakers

First App for Meta 2 Headset Lets You View 3D CAD Models in Augmented Reality

Next Reality AR

Meta Viewer enables Meta 2 users to view 3D CAD models in augmented reality while maintaining the integrity of design information that can be lost when converting files to AR formats.

Smart Glasses? It’s all about perspective.


Wikipedia defines smart glasses as a wearable computer that adds information to what the wearer sees. One could debate whether our first category is a true segment of the smart eyewear market as it adds no information to what the wearer sees.

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Magic Leap One's Battery Life, Memory Specs Revealed

Next Reality AR

But details about the hardware wasn't included in the array of new information. Now, thanks to a developer with a keen eye for source code, we have more information regarding how the Magic Leap One will actually operate while in use.

Augmented Reality Puts the Magic in 'Magic: The Gathering' Cards

Next Reality AR

Available now in the App Store and Play Store, MTG Manager helps players manage their card inventory through scanning cards and returning information such as prices and game statistics.

Upskill Releases HoloLens Version of Skylight AR Productivity Platform

Next Reality AR

Presenting this information in augmented reality allows them to keep their hands-free for the task at hand and reducing "swivel chair" between the task and a laptop.

This Android App Lets You Search for Specific Words in Books & Documents via Augmented Reality

Next Reality AR

One of the neatest tricks available in Google Lens, an app that can identify and interpret real world information, is the ability to copy text from the app's camera view and paste it into a digital document.

Holocaust Museum Preserves Memory of Victims & Survivors via Augmented Reality

Next Reality AR

The museum is testing a mobile app that will enable visitors to see more information about the victims and survivors of the Holocaust in the camera view of their smartphone.

Magic Leap Mobile Companion App Revealed, iOS & Android Supported

Next Reality AR

Among a treasure trove of new developer information on the Lumin OS that Magic Leap recently published on its Creator Portal appears to be the official confirmation of the Magic Leap Mobile Companion App.

Report: VR Enabling Better Health

Tech Trends VR

The nephrologist suggests that the patient read the materials and explore the Internet for additional information. Suffice it to say, however, that all such theories of decision-making rely critically on the quality of the information available.

Escape Room Experience Comes to Mobile via Futuristic 'The Lockdown' Augmented Reality Game

Next Reality AR

From the point of view of a cyber forensics analyst, players must examine clues, such as videos and scraps of information, to track down the location of.

HoloLens Update Brings Display Mirroring & Quick Actions Menu for Routine Tasks

Next Reality AR

Microsoft has informed HoloLens users that the company will begin rolling out a mandatory update for HoloLens as part of its Windows 10 October 2018 release that brings a number of new features and quality-of-life improvements to the headset.

Magic Leap Gives the World a Peek at Lumin OS

Next Reality AR

Note that access to the more detailed information requires registration with the Creator Portal, but that's basically just sharing your email address. A fresh batch of developer info has been revealed on Magic Leap's Creator Portal.

China shows its masterplan to lead Virtual Reality in 2025

The Ghost Howls

These guidelines are contained in a document entitled “Guiding Opinions of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology on Accelerating the Development of Virtual Reality Industry” and has been released by the Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.

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UK's Largest Children's Hospital Is Adopting HoloLens to Assist Surgeons

Next Reality AR

In recent years, medical professionals have demonstrated how the HoloLens can assist in surgeries, ranging from collarbone repairs to spinal surgeries to cosmetic procedures. Now, the largest children's hospital in the United Kingdom is also ready to deploy the technology.

Report: Building Healthcare Expertise With VR

Tech Trends VR

One can have all of the facts and figures and a strong behavioral repertoire, but in the end one has to extract the information and engage the appropriate behavior in each distinct situation Click To Tweet.

Microsoft HoloLens 2.0 Has a Secret Codename, Release Date, & Major Price Change, Report Says

Next Reality AR

Well, now we have new information that tells us when (roughly) the device will be released, as well as a few other exciting tidbits.

Magic Leap's First Twitch Video Show Had Toys, Philosophy, but No New Peeks at the Headset

Next Reality AR

To be fair, the company's new video show, called Magic Leap Live, isn't designed to entertain, rather it's meant to educate and inform developers who may be interested in developing for the Magic Leap One: Creator Edition.

Building Spaceships with Mixed Reality

Tech Trends VR

Using AR, workers can now see the digital information and work instructions needed overlaid onto the actual components of the spacecraft. Giving technicians the tools to readily access information as and when they need it has resulted in extremely positive ROI.

ARCore 101: How to Create a Mobile AR Application in Unity

Next Reality AR

is fairly new, there's not a lot of information out there for developers yet — but we're about to alleviate that. Now that ARCore is out of its developer preview, it's time to get cracking on building augmented reality apps for the supported selection of Android phones available.

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Escaping Into Virtuality

Tech Trends VR

We have become thoroughly dependent upon the stream of digital information that plugs into our daily lives through those mobile devices. We have become thoroughly dependent upon the stream of digital information that plugs into our daily lives through those mobile devices Click To Tweet.

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Immersive Technologies Helping Children and Older Patients

Tech Trends VR

When presenting patients with information, the most common scenario is to give them a page or two of text or printed slides from a Powerpoint deck which describe a certain medication regimen or medical procedure.

Packaging the Future

Tech Trends VR

By connecting packaging lines to the Microsoft Azure Cloud, Tetra Pak can collect operational data to help predict informed maintenance timing Click To Tweet. Tech Trends went to Sweden to see how Tetra Pak is moving into Industry 4.0 by using technologies such as Mixed Reality.

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Bringing War Home

Tech Trends VR

New technology, including virtual reality, can be a powerful tool to help a large audience understand the human cost of war,” believes Jennifer Hauseman, director of communications and information management at the ICRC.

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A Fisherman’s Tale Now Available on multiple VR platforms

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For more information, visit [link] , subscribe to the newsletter and follow Vertigo Games on Facebook and Twitter

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Expert View: How Technology is Making Us Rethink the Way We Think

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The world we see is quickly becoming an intelligent information display Click To Tweet. The world we see is quickly becoming an intelligent information display. Interfaces and information displays are multiplying, and immersive technology will only intensify this trend.

Oculus Rift's Terms of Service - Questions to Oculus


Oculus has stated that it automatically collects users' location information. Are there any other purposes for which Oculus collects this information? Are there any other purposes for which Oculus collects this information?

Report: Using Extended Reality in Healthcare

Tech Trends VR

. The healthcare industry is ripe for embracing immersive xR learning technologies in training professionals and informing patients. Now imagine an augmented reality solution where all of your medication information is in the application.

China Introduces AI-Powered Virtual News Anchor


The well-dressed VR anchor, based on a real-life Xinhua state news anchor named Zhang Zhao, gets its data from a non-stop stream of information typed into his system. How does it filter information?”

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Random Journey

VR Bites

Neither player nor his opponent have any information about what is hiding behind those plates. Random Journey – the game about fighting with your opponents for gold by selecting random plates. You can rely on your intuition or luck only. WP-Appbox: Random Journey (5,99 €, Steam) →.

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VR Minecraft – But Not As You Know It

Tech Trends VR

By making this information easier and more efficient to access, transporting the data into high resolution 3D, and unifying it all into a seamless experience, it can be used in a variety of applications Click To Tweet.

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Doctors Are Using VR To Study 3D Models Of Tumors


The amount of information we want to create is immense,” adds Hannon. This is a level of information, given current technologies, that’s difficult for humans to understand and analyze. VR could drastically effect how researchers study cancer.

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Report: Apple Developing AR/VR Headset with 8K Resolution Per-eye Slated for 2020

Road to VR

The device, purportedly codenamed T288, is said to be targeting 8K resolution per-eye, and be powered by a dedicated host device with a custom Apple chip, and would transmit information wirelessly to the headset over a 60GHz connection.

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PSVR title from the creator of Dark Souls and possible Bloodborne tie-in launches Nov 6th

Cats and VR

As players explore a world where time stands still, they will gather various bits of important information that will help unfold a mystery. As the story deepens, players will come to discover that information you initially thought were simple will take on greater meaning.


Insider Secrets to Adopting Wearables


In addition, don’t underestimate the impact on your company’s infrastructure, as content and information management are key challenges in this space, especially when it comes to AR.