Tag: AR

XR: Virtual Sports are Solving the Pandemic Economy

The consumer market for extended reality tech is growing at an increasing rate and by 2023, the consumer market for extended reality devices and software is projected to reach $18 billion. This makes sense as today‚Äôs generation spends more time at home – Americans aged 18 to 24 years spend 70% more time at home then previous generations. On top of this, the COVID-19 pandemic is forcing most people to …
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Microsoft Engineers Develop Augmented Reality Solution Compatible With Regular Glasses

Microsoft has been making a fair few headlines throughout 2017 so far. The company’s latest development in the augmented reality sector is quite interesting to take note of. Researchers successfully developed near-eye holographics by using optics that fit inside regular glasses. This is a major step forward, albeit the product will not come to market soon. Microsoft Makes More AR Progress It is always good to see technology companies make …
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Top 4 Challenges for Augmented Reality Right Now

Although the concept of augmented reality sounds very appealing on paper, it will take some time before this technology can go mainstream. Similar to any other form of disruptive concept, augmented reality will have some challenges it needs to overcome. It is not unlikely these challenges won’t pose as much of a problem, although one never knows what the future may hold. 4. Avoiding Accidents When dealing with an environment …
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Top 4 Use Cases for Augmented Reality

Not too long ago, we touched upon the topic of augmented reality and how it compared to virtual reality. As it turns out, there are quite a few people still on the fence about augmented reality, as its use cases are not all that clear. That being said, below are a few possibilities to integrate augmented reality technology for the benefit of our society. 4. Improving Citywide Administration If there …
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