Tech Trends at #ISTE2019

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At the session hosted by Microsoft @ISTE, Alice will outline how immersive technologies such as Mixed Reality are being used by innovative educators around the world Click To Tweet. This year their annual conference and expo happens in Philadelphia from June 23rd to the 26th, and Tech Trends will be there as our Editor-in-Chief Alice Bonasio takes part in a session hosted by Microsoft entitled Mixed Reality: New Places and Spaces for Learning.

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2021 Immersive Tech Trends

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Unity asked more than a dozen industry experts – including yours truly – to share their thoughts on how immersive technologies would be embraced for a report entitled Top 2020 Trends: Enterprise AR & VR. Alice Bonasio is a VR Consultant and Tech Trends’ Editor in Chief.

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Microsoft sides with Epic, Neuralink, theaters reopen | Digital Trends Live

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On this Digital Trends Live, we discuss the top tech stories, including Microsoft siding with Epic and more. Digital Trends Live Movies & TV dt live Epic Hisense h9g TCL 6 Series 4K TV tiktok

Microsoft closes its stores, Wimbledon remastered | Digital Trends Live

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On this Digital Trends Live we discusses the top tech, including Microsoft closing its stores, and more. Digital Trends Live Photography dt live facial recognition Ford F150 hybrid Microsoft

How Microsoft Is Leading A War On Deepfakes

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Microsoft’s new tool detects digital manipulation in real-time based on nearly invisible imperfections. That’s exactly what Microsoft is worried about leading up to this year’s monumental 2020 election. Image Credit: Microsoft.

Top 10 XR Trends for 2019-20

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As researchers continue to push the boundaries of what is possible and companies like Microsoft prototype new haptic devices, we can probably look forward to a near-future where the virtual world will not only look realistic, but also feel real to all our senses. As XR hardware and software continue to advance, the inevitable trend is for the interfaces we use to link the physical and digital worlds to virtually disappear.

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Augmenting Our World: Three AR Trends On The Rise

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While it’s clear that augmented reality is no doubt “ARcading” the world around, three major trends, in particular, have begun to arise within the industry: Augmented Physical Activity, Crafting & Collaboration, and AR Boardgaming. Minecraft Earth by MOJANG and Microsoft lets players craft their way throughout a variety of real-world locations. Featured Image Credit: Microsoft. Exploring the rise of AR-based entertainment.

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Tech Trends at #io18

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May is shaping up to be one heck of a busy month for Tech Trends Click To Tweet. May is shaping up to be one heck of a busy month for Tech Trends, making us wish that we were already in a sort of post-OASIS world where we could virtually teleport ourselves to all the cool events we get invited to. It will be interesting to contrast the latest strategy from Microsoft and Google, specially around Immersive Tech Click To Tweet.

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Enterprise AR Trends for 2020 and Beyond

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Thus, the latest enterprise AR trends represent a topic of interest for management teams across various industries. Here are some of the most important enterprise AR trends for the next few years: 1. This is one of the enterprise AR trends that everyone will profit from.

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The XR Week Peek (2021.03.08): Microsoft launches Mesh, HTC and Pico tease new hardware, and more!

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Microsoft announces Mesh, an XR collaboration platform. Alex Kipman promised us a Microsoft Ignite conference with an amazing level of immersion , and he kept his word. But since Microsoft owns one of those studios (and using it costs around $100K/day if I remember well!),

Top 10 XR Trends for 2019-20

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As researchers continue to push the boundaries of what is possible and companies like Microsoft prototype new haptic devices, we can probably look forward to a near-future where the virtual world will not only look realistic, but also feel real to all our senses. As XR hardware and software continue to advance, the inevitable trend is for the interfaces we use to link the physical and digital worlds to virtually disappear.

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The AR Space Race, Part VII: Microsoft

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continuing here with Microsoft. Among tech giants investing in AR, Microsoft continues to show strong signs as a leading platform for enterprise productivity. This ties to Microsoft’s DNA, as enterprise productivity has been its core business for 30 years.

Spatial Beats: Microsoft Mesh, Niantic & VR Training

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This week, we look at takeaways from Microsoft Ignite, Space X, Pokemon Go and VR training from Bank of America. The company is going all in on Mixed Reality, to paraphrase its chief executive Satya Nadella, who used Microsoft’s AltspaceVR platform for his keynote.

How TikTok tracks, Surface Duo preview, and more | Digital Trends Live

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On this Digital Trends Live, we talk the top tech stories of the day, including how TikTok tracks and more. Digital Trends Live dt live microsoft surface duo tiktok Twitter

VR/AR Global Summit: Major Trends and Announcements

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Major Trends. For Nokia’s Head of Trend Scouting, Leslie Shannon, smaller headsets is a start, but more infrastructure is required before it can go mainstream. These include Charlie Fink on his new book and HP and Microsoft presenting the new Reverb G2 VR headset.

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6 AR trends to watch in 2020

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In this article I’ll describe the 6 most important AR trends to watch in 2020. Big names such as Apple, Microsoft, Facebook and Google are rapidly developing the technology, making it accessible to many industries. Trend 1: Mobile AR Since 2017, mobile AR has grown immensely.

The XR Week Peek (2020.09.28): The debate on Facebook continues, Microsoft acquires Zenimax, and more!

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Personally, I think that this trend that every country wants to keep its data inside its boundaries in understandable, but it risks also creating a collection of walled gardens, as it is happening with USA vs China). Microsoft has acquired Zenimax for $7.5B. Happy Autumn everyone!

Power and Responsibility: Highlights from Microsoft Build

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Live from Seattle, Tech Trends scoops up all the tastiest bites from the #MSBuild2018 developer’s conference. “We We need to ask ourselves not only what computers can do, but what they should do,” said Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella in his opening keynote at Build. Microsoft sees the “intelligent cloud” as the backbone of this revolution. Microsoft want to enable developers to reach customers in a multi-sense, multi-device way Click To Tweet.

YouTube vs. misinformation, apps v.s App Store, and more | Digital Trends Live

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Digital Trends Live Gaming Movies & TV dt live Microsoft YouTube ZeniMaxOn this DT Live, we discuss the top tech stories, including YouTube’s battle against voter misinformation.

Nothing Might Be Poised to Revive the Best Tech Trend of the '90s: Translucent Gadgets

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Ever since Carl Pei left OnePlus to form Nothing , his new company has been promising a radical new approach to modern tech design and based on some new tidbits, it appears Nothing is going to lean heavily on a tech trend from the 90s: see-through gadgets.

The AR Space Race, Part VII: Microsoft

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continuing here with Microsoft. Trending AR VR Articles: 1. Enterprise AR: 7 real-world use cases for 2021 Owning Enterprise AR Among tech giants investing in AR, Microsoft continues to show strong signs as a leading platform for enterprise productivity.

SharePoint Spaces Brings Mixed Reality To Microsoft Office 356

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Microsoft wants to make collaborative immersive experiences accessible to everyone. With 135M Office 365 monthly active users and 400K organizations currently using SharePoint, Microsoft is now investing in AI and immersive experiences to enhance the collaborative functions of the platform. “As You can augment a space with content from across Microsoft 365 and from other data sources and services. Image Credit: Microsoft 365.

Who’s Waging the Wearables Wars? Part II: Microsoft

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After examining Amazon last week, it’s time to zero in on Microsoft. In addition to standard audio fare like music and phone calls, they’ll integrate natively with Microsoft products like Office. Microsoft had a similar fate in smartphone era.

XR Talks: Microsoft Doubles Down on AR

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Among tech giants investing in AR , Microsoft continues to show strong signs as a leading platform for enterprise productivity. That not only includes its best-of-breed hardware in the Hololens 2, but an expanding suite of software (it is Microsoft after all) for enterprise AR.

Will Mixed Reality as a Service be a Game Changer for Microsoft?

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Since the HoloLens was first released almost three years ago, Microsoft has steadily been building partnerships and demonstrating an array of industry use cases across manufacturing, engineering, healthcare, education and many others. This is why it’s significant to see the Microsoft partnering with JTRS and its parent firm Econocom to rollout a new mixed reality as a Service offering which will allow customers to get a HoloLens on a subscription basis across Europe.

Top 17 Augmented Reality Statistics, Facts and Trends for 2021 and Beyond

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Let’s take a look at the top 17 stats, trends, and facts for 2021 regarding augmented reality and its use. Top 50 Terminologies related to AR/VR Trend: 1.9 Trend: The Augmented Reality Market Forecast is Expected to Hit $90-$95 billion in revenue by 2023.

Building Empathy in XR, with Tech Trends journalist Alice Bonasio

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She's currently the editor-in-chief of Tech Trends, a news and opinion website she founded in 2016, and the curator of the daily Inside VR and AR newsletter, which I personally read every single day. Alice: I think one of the recent examples -- and you were talking about it when you were saying about doing your news roundup -- in the last week was really that Microsoft demo at Inspire. Are you seeing this trend upward now? That's where I think like Microsoft went right.

Building Empathy in XR, with Tech Trends journalist Alice Bonasio

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She’s currently the editor-in-chief of Tech Trends, a news and opinion website she founded in 2016, and the curator of the daily Inside VR and AR newsletter, which I personally read every single day. Alice: I think one of the recent examples — and you were talking about it when you were saying about doing your news roundup — in the last week was really that Microsoft demo at Inspire. Are you seeing this trend upward now?

VR Coworking Platform ‘Spatial’ Launches Mobile AR Workspace

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The phone is where AR will thrive first and we’re capitalizing on this trend today. Spatial is currently available on the Oculus Quest/Quest 2 , Microsoft HoloLens/HoloLens 2 , Magic Leap , Nreal Beta , and compatible web browsers.

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Russian hackers are still going after coronavirus vaccine makers, Microsoft warns

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Microsoft wants Russian and North Korean hacking groups to just cut it out already. 13 blog post , Microsoft's vice president of customer security and trust, Tom Burt, details repeated efforts by state-sponsored hacking groups to infiltrate companies around the globe.

Enterprise XR is Coming of Age

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Unity’s Latest Trends Report Declares 2020 will be a Breakthrough Year for XR. Tech Trends offers a broad range of Digital Consultancy services to guide companies, individuals and brands in effectively leveraging existing and emerging technologies in their business strategy.

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Check The Latest VR/AR Trends At VRLA Expo 2017 Next Week

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1:00 pm – 3:30 pm | Creating Experiences for the Hololens with Unity hosted by Kat Harris and Adam Tuliper of Microsoft. The HoloLens is a new, mixed reality device from Microsoft. If you’re in the LA area or you’re willing to make the trip, VRLA will be taking place next week on April 14th and 15th.

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Engaging Audiences With Immersive Technology

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To help them do this, winners will receive a share of the $750,000 in funding, and optional technical support from Microsoft, including mixed-reality coaching, mentorship and technology access and training, as well as the opportunity to be featured across Microsoft marketing channels. “We’re Alice Bonasio is a VR and Digital Transformation Consultant and Tech Trends’ Editor in Chief. The post Engaging Audiences With Immersive Technology appeared first on Tech Trends.

Packaging the Future

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Tech Trends went to Sweden to see how Tetra Pak is moving into Industry 4.0 By connecting packaging lines to the Microsoft Azure Cloud, Tetra Pak can collect operational data to help predict informed maintenance timing Click To Tweet. By connecting packaging lines to the Microsoft Azure Cloud, Tetra Pak can collect operational data to help predict informed maintenance timing. Alice Bonasio is a VR and Digital Transformation Consultant and Tech Trends’ Editor in Chief.

Getting Hands-On with the New HoloLens

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Microsoft’s new piece of kit doesn’t disappoint, but the real excitement of its MWC announcement goes well beyond the hardware. After unveiling the device at MWC , Microsoft then went on to demo it to a select group of invited media (myself included) and that’s where I finally got the chance to play with what has to be one of the world’s most sophisticated toys, certainly for that price range. That’s the low-hanging fruit as far as Microsoft is concerned.

Creating Immersive Learning Experiences

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Just as most people here are carrying some sort of smartphone, the next step will be some sort of augmented reality device, so that will filter down into classrooms as well,” adds Dr Dimitri Amiras, a consultant at Imperial College who has been working on clinical and training applications of Microsoft’s HoloLens Mixed Reality technology who also participated in the discussion at GESF examining the future of immersive technologies in learning environments.

Report: Immersive Experiences in Education

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And exploring a few of those possibilities is what I had the chance to do when I collaborated with Microsoft Education to write the Immersive Experiences in Education white paper we’ve published at the ISTE 2019 conference a few weeks ago. This is why when Microsoft approached me to collaborate with them in researching and writing this white paper, I wanted to take a step back and ensure that we weren’t just flashing a shiny pretty tech trinket around.