Magic Leap Could Call its First AR Headset ‘Magic Leap One’

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Magic Leap, the secretive augmented reality startup, might be calling its first device ‘Magic Leap One’, as suggested by a recent trademark filing. A company spokesperson also mentioned that it was “full steam ahead toward the launch of Magic Leap One.”.

Magic Leap Researchers Reveal “Deep SLAM” Tracking Algorithm

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Authored by Magic Leap researchers Daniel DeTone, Tomasz Malisiewicz, and Andrew Rabinovich, the paper describes a tracking system powered by two deep convolutional neural networks (CNNs)—a type of artificial ‘brain’ used for image processing.

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New Magic Leap Videos Shows AR Shopping and Voice Control

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A new video of Magic Leap’s augmented reality tech in action was shown at a conference in China today. On stage at the event, Magic Leap CMO Brian Wallace had a one-on-one discussion with Alibaba CMO Chris Tung (Alibaba is one of Magic Leap’s major investors ).

Report: Magic Leap Raising Series D Investment, Could Value Company at $6–8 Billion

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Report: Magic Leap Has Bought A Game Developer

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Magic Leap Promises A Headset You Can Wear All Day

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Magic Leap Updates Site in Preparation for the “journey to launch”

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Magic Leap today launched a refresh of their official website which includes a new teaser stating that the company wants to “[take] you with us on this journey to launch. SEE ALSO Magic Leap Researchers Reveal "Deep SLAM" Tracking Algorithm.

New Magic Leap Video Tells Us Nothing About What the Company Is Working On

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Born out of the founder’s lifetime love affair with sci-fi, surrealism, and a fortuitous road trip across the US, the story of Magic Leap’s founding reads like a beat generation novel about discovering magic in ordinary experiences. image courtesy Magic Leap.

Report: Magic Leap Could Reach $6B Valuation, First Device Shipping in 6 Months to “small group of users”

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Magic Leap, the mysterious augmented reality startup with a multiple-billion dollar valuation , could soon be taking on more investments, bringing its total valuation close to $6 billion, Bloomberg reports. ” Both Temasek and Magic Leap declined to speak on the matter.

Ricky Gervais Says Magic Leap Will “Change the World,” as Company Courts Celebs

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Known as a brilliant comedian and capable writer/director, but not quite for his tech insight, Ricky Gervais has high praise for what he has ostensibly seen at Magic Leap. The still-secretive Magic Leap continues a culture of teasing. News Bits magic leap ricky gervais

Demystifying Magic Leap: What Is It and How Does It Work?

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Magic Leap CEO: “we are making mini-production test runs of our first system”

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Following a bout of skeptical press, Magic Leap CEO Rony Abovitz claims the company is already doing production test runs of their first AR “system,” which is said to be “small, sleek, cool.” ” Magic Leap has raised a staggering $1.4

ILMxLab’s John Gaeta Joins Magic Leap as Senior VP of Creative Strategies

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John Gaeta, known for his work as visual effects supervisor on The Matrix trilogy and for launching Lucasfilm’s immersive media branch ILMxLab , is joining the mysterious augmented reality start-up Magic Leap. ILMxLabs Magic Leap News ilm John Gaeta lucasfilms magic leap xlabs

This is What Star Wars Looks Like Running on Magic Leap

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This is a quick demonstration video released by ILMxLab and Magic Leap to mark the announcement of the two company’s newly announced collaboration. See also: Magic Leap and ILMxLab Announce “Collaboration Lab” Strategic Partnership.

Legendary Pictures Bets Big On Mixed Reality With HoloLens and Magic Leap

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Magic Leap CEO: ‘We have made something that is small, mobile, powerful, and we think pretty cool’

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Magic Leap is a mystery. Now founder and CEO Rony Abovitz offers a bit more in his recent blog post entitled Creativity Matters , where he speaks about some of the changes coming to the company in 2017, and for what it’s worth, says it’ll be “a big year for Magic Leap.”

Apple Hints At VR/AR Work Once More With Oculus, Magic Leap Hires

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Legendary Entertainment Bets Big On Mixed Reality With HoloLens and Magic Leap

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Magic Leap and ILMxLab Announce “Collaboration Lab” Strategic Partnership

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At the WIRED Business Conference today, augmented reality technology specialist Magic Leap and Lucasfilm’s ILMxLab have announced a “collaboration lab” to be used to work together on immersive experiences using Magic Leap’s technology.

Chinese Company Set to Buy Stake in Magic Leap

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Magic Leap Raises Another $500+ Million In Series D Funding

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Magic Leap remains shrouded in mystery but continues to impress investors; the company’s just raised another $502 million in a Series D round of funding. Magic Leap is thought to be working on an augmented reality headset similar to Microsoft’s HoloLens that projects virtual images into the real world, though it’s kept its work under wraps from public eyes since being revealed a few years ago. Magic Leap VR Industry News

Magic Leaps Seems To Finally Be Gearing Up For A Big Reveal

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It’s increasingly looking like mysterious augmented reality technology Magic Leap could finally be unveiled in the coming months. Does all of this buzz mean we can finally expect a better look at Magic Leap before the year is out? Magic Leap VR Industry News

Developers Should Be Able To Try Magic Leap Tech in San Francisco ‘Soonish’

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Magic Leap Chief Game Designer Talks Internal Demos and “Everyday Adventure” Format for AR

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He’s now been working with Magic Leap for nearly four years. Can Magic Leap learn from it? SEE ALSO Magic Leap Updates Site in Preparation for the "journey to launch".

Magic Leap CEO Suggests Development Milestones Met, Patent Shows Sleeker Form Factor

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In an industry populated with giants such as Google, Facebook and Microsoft it is astounding that one of the most important names in the game is a startup known as Magic Leap. Earlier this year, Magic Leap raised an enormous round of fundraising when it pulled in $793.5

Magic Leap Files Design Patent For ‘Virtual Reality Glasses’

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Technology enthusiasts continue to itch for a proper look at Magic Leap’s technology. Magic Leap told Business Insider “what you are looking at is not our product.” ” Nevertheless, the level of interest in updates on Magic Leap, as well as the title of the patent (“Virtual reality glasses”) demands that we shine a light on the latest from the company. Tagged with: Magic Leap Facebook Twitter Reddit More.

The Future of Mixed Reality Is Much Bigger Than Magic Leap

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Over the past three years Magic Leap have been one of the darlings of Augmented/Mixed reality. Rony Abovitz also went on to publish a short blog post giving what he describes as a “glimpse behind the scenes at Magic Leap.” Mixed Reality finger food Magic Leap waveoptics

Magic Leap Is Suing Two Former Employees, Here Are The Court Documents

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DICE 2017: Magic Leap’s Graeme Devine on Ghost Girl Murder Mystery Game Concept

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Graeme Devine, Chief Game Wizard at Magic Leap, took the stage today at the DICE Summit 2017 in Las Vegas to talk about the future of mixed reality. Devine then went on to describe a mixed reality game concept he’s been talking about since as early as 2015 , but he shared a few more details today on how interactive entertainment may play out on Magic Leap. Tagged with: DICE , Ghost Girl , Graeme Devine , Magic Leap.

(Update) Photo Shows Magic Leap ‘Test Rig’ NOT Prototype AR Headset

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Update: Magic Leap’s CEO took to Twitter today to explain this photo more clearly. – (Original Story): An unnamed source reportedly sent a photo of the secretive augmented reality startup Magic Leap’s hardware to Business Insider.

Graphene Batteries Enable Future; Magic Leap and other AR/VR Players

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To bring the matters home to the readers of this website, graphene battery technology is one of key technologies we need for headsets such as Google Glass 2, which is currently being developed in conjunction with Luxottica , or a more recent development, Magic Leap prototype augmented reality glass.

Magic Leap Head Of Public Relations Leaves To Join Stealth Startup (Update)

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Update: We received the following statement from Magic Leap about the departure: “Andy Fouche will no longer serve as VP of Public Relations for Magic Leap, Inc. A LinkedIn profile for Fouché lists him formerly in the Magic Leap position.

Widely Reported Magic Leap Patent Images “Not At All” What The Final Product Will Look Like

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The mysterious augmented reality company, Magic Leap, was recently awarded a patent containing images that The post Widely Reported Magic Leap Patent Images “Not At All” What The Final Product Will Look Like appeared first on UploadVR.

AR, VR, MR: Making Sense of Magic Leap and the Future of Reality

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Report: Magic Leap To Cost Between $1,500 And $2,000, Limited Shipping Soon

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The mysterious Magic Leap may finally be shipping soon, albeit in an extremely limited and expensive form. If true, that would value Magic Leap at close to $6 billion following previous investment rounds. Magic Leap is thought to offer a similar experience to HoloLens, projecting virtual objects into the real world, but how it stacks up to that experience remains to be seen.

Former Magic Leap Members Raise $3.5 Million To Simplify AR/VR Design

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While much of augmented reality company Magic Leap’s work remains a mystery, some of its former employees are taking big leaps of their own. Torch 3D, an AR and VR development platform, was founded by Paul Reynolds and Josh Faust, who previously worked on SDK and Applications at Magic Leap, along with veteran cloud and infrastructure entrepreneur Antony Falco.

Magic Leap and Lucasfilm are Making a ‘Star Wars’ AR Experience

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Secretive augmented reality startup Magic Leap is partnering up with Disney’s Lucasfilm to bring C-3PO to life inside your home. Magic Leap announced that they have partnered up with Lucasfilm and its ILMxLAB to create an immersive Star Wars experience.

Apple CEO: VR Has “Lower Commercial Interest” than AR, New Hires from Magic Leap & Oculus

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Macrumors reported yesterday that the company have recruited two new team member, Zeyu Li from Magic Leap and Yury Petrov from Oculus. The post Apple CEO: VR Has “Lower Commercial Interest” than AR, New Hires from Magic Leap & Oculus appeared first on Road to VR.

Magic Leap and ILMxLAB are Bringing Star Wars to MR with New Partnership

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Report: Magic Leap Acquires Dacuda 3D Tech

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A recent report from Tom’s Hardware indicates Magic Leap is acquiring the 3D scanning assets of Dacuda — a company known historically for creating pocket scanners and recently for its 3D SLAM technologies.