Category: future vision

Amazon Patents An AR Mirror That Dresses You I…

Amazon Patents An AR Mirror That Dresses You In Virtual Clothes:

Ahead of CES 2018, Amazon has patented an augmented reality mirror that dresses you up in virtual clothes to help stylize your look.

This HoloLens App Brings Doctors To Life-Thr…

This HoloLens App Brings Doctors To Life-Threatening Situations

Telemedicine virtually connects you with a doctor miles away who diagnoses a patient and oversees treatment in real-time. Nomadeec makes telemedicine possible for paramedics through the standalone, portable computing power of Microsoft’s HoloLens headset.

Read More: https://vrscout.com/news/hololens-app-doctors-life-threatening-situations/

Overwatch VR? This is 100% fake, and thrown t…

Overwatch VR?

This is 100% fake, and thrown together in an afternoon. My way of vision boarding I suppose. 

I would love to see a future where some people play VR team games at the park in ‘Mixed Reality’ and some play in their basement on a treadmill of sorts, and everyone can play together!

HaptX promises to make your virtual hands fe…

HaptX promises to make your virtual hands feel like real ones

When the company says “realistic touch,” it means the gloves let you feel the shape, texture and even temperature of whatever you’re holding – you can even feel if an object is hard or soft. That’s right; the gloves will actually prevent your hand from going through virtual objects.

Read More: https://www.engadget.com/2017/11/20/haptx-gloves-vr/

Apple acquired augmented reality headset start…

Apple acquired augmented reality headset startup Vrvana for $30M:

As Apple reportedly ramps up work to ship an augmented reality headset in 2020, it has acquired a startup from Montreal, Canada that could help it get there.

Read More: https://techcrunch.com/2017/11/21/apple-acquires-mixed-reality-headset-startup-vrvana-for-30m/

Reactive Content Will Get to Know You Intimate…

Reactive Content Will Get to Know You Intimately—Then Tell You the Perfect Story:

The future of storytelling? Reactive content that reads your body rhythms, emotions, and preferences to give you a tailored, immersive experience.

Read More: https://singularityhub.com/2017/11/23/reactive-content-will-get-to-know-you-intimately-then-tell-you-the-perfect-story/

utopiaville: Daqri ships augmented reality smart glasses for…

utopiaville:

Daqri ships augmented reality smart glasses for professionals

At $4,995, the system is not cheap, but it is optimized to present complex workloads and process a lot of data right on the glasses themselves. It is available for direct purchase from Daqri’s web site and through channel partners.

Read More: https://venturebeat.com/2017/11/07/daqri-ships-augmented-reality-smart-glasses-for-professionals/

‘Greenland Melting’ Uses VR To Shine A Light On Global…

‘Greenland Melting’ Uses VR To Shine A Light On Global Warming


Journalism meets VR in this PBS funded film highlighting the gradual melting of Arctic ice.

Capturing the attention of a younger generation these days for even half a second is no easy task, which is why the immersive VR film Greenland Melting could be the future of environmental education.

Source: https://vrscout.com/news/greenland-melting-vr-global-warming/