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The Next Generation Of iPhone Will Support Augmented Reality - Is Retail Ready?

Since the early days of e-commerce, one of the major challenges has been recreating the ‘touch and feel’ experience in the online world. We have come a long way from selling hard goods like books and electronics online, to soft goods like apparel and accessories. Yet, it feels like we are not there …

What the people who worked on Google Glass think of Microsoft's crazy new holographic computer

The HoloLens is essentially a computer you wear on your face. But instead of interacting through a keyboard, mouse, or touchscreen, the HoloLens projects 3-D images in front of you that you can reach out and touch. And based on the demos we've seen so far, it looks really cool.<p>But the device never …

Augmented Reality

¿Puede la realidad virtual hacernos más humanos?

Si eres de los que todavía piensan que la Realidad Virtual (VR) es patrimonio exclusivo de los <i>geeks</i> y los fanáticos de los videojuegos, probablemente …

I created a hologram on Microsoft HoloLens

I am a holographic developer. I know because Microsoft told me I was. And this was just 15 minutes or so into a 90-minute session about building apps …

Microsoft's HoloLens Looks More Promising Than VR, but May Be Ahead of Its Time

If you haven’t heard of Microsoft’s HoloLens, it might be time to learn up. HoloLens is a next-gen augmented reality headset, with the potential to …

Augmented Reality, Meta Glasses Score Spotlight at We Are Wearables Meetup

​Once again, We Are Wearables founder Tom Emrich marveled at the turnout of this month’s We Are Wearables – almost 800 people signed up for the event …

The weird, wonderful, and inevitable world of augmented reality

Much has been made, not least of all by me, of the slowly but surely advancing world of virtual reality, primed to transform the digital realms of …

Microsoft outlines what sets HoloLens apart from VR

Whilst VR seems to be very much the ‘in-thing’ at the moment with big companies such as Oculus and Sony investing hugely in the technology, Microsoft …

Augmented Reality

Privacy Matters: The Looming Threat Over Augmented Reality

A decade ago imagining a small computer with a camera attached to your glasses that allows you to view an augmented reality was still the work of …

Movidius Raises $40M To Bring Computer VisionTo Mobile Devices

Movidius, the company that makes the vision processor that powers Google’s Tango tablet, today announced that it has raised a $40 million funding round led by Summit Bridge Capital — a collaboration between Atlantic Bridge Capital and WestSummit Capital. This marks one of the largest funding rounds …

Zalando's SDK-Powered Interactive Magazine is Back

Last year we told you about how Zalando, Europe’s leading online-only shoe, fashion and accessory retailer, had integrated the Layar SDK into its iOS …

Augmented Reality

Intel’s latest investment could make holodeck-like experiences a reality

The company whose tech can make “virtual reality caves” has one of tech’s biggest names behind it.<p>WorldViz, a maker of virtual reality tools for enterprises, has received a first round of funding from Intel Capital. The money will help the Santa Barbara, Calif.-based company capitalize on a renewed …

Movidius on move to next-generation interaction

Movidius’s new chip Myriad 2 is about 20 times more powerful than its predecessor<p>Wed, Apr 15, 2015, 01:00 Updated: Wed, Apr 15, 2015, 12:39<p>Video<br>• Images<p>…

Internet of Things

Gallery Uses Augmented Reality to Exhibit Modern Art

LOS ANGELES — At galleries and museums, art is increasingly competing for attention with the needy screens of visitors’ cell phones, but at the Echo …

Business News, India Stock Market, Personal Finance, IPO, Financial News Headlines

Contrary to wide expectations that the RBI will most likely keep its key policy rates on hold in its August 1 policy meet, the apex bank in a …

Business News, India Stock Market, Personal Finance, IPO, Financial News Headlines

Contrary to wide expectations that the RBI will most likely keep its key policy rates on hold in its August 1 policy meet, the apex bank in a …

Mini's Augmented Reality Glasses Finally Give You X-Ray Vision

Google Glass had a lot of issues, but its biggest was just finding a real use for them. It was awkward seeing them out in the wild — you didn’t know if the person was filming you or checking their email while they were talking to you. Carmaker Mini is trying to solve this problem with its own …

BMW steps into augmented reality with AR driving glasses for Mini

BMW thinks augmented reality can help you drive better.<p>Mini, the auto manufacturer's UK-based small-car subsidiary, unveiled its concept for …

Mini's Augmented Vision concept puts navigation, safety in your glasses

Street signs and posters fill our urban environments but don't always tell us what we need to know. A funny set of high-tech goggles from Mini attempts to fill in the gaps, not only in your car, but on the road.<p>The BMW-owned carmaker introduced its Mini Augmented Vision technology as a concept at …

Budapest for free

Budapest is a bargain destination, though you still have to pay for just about everything. That doesn’t mean you’ll be reaching for your wallet from morning till night – the following top attractions and activities won’t cost you a forint. For the most part they involve being on the outside looking …

Europe's Cheapest Cities This Year

(Photo: Vilnius, Lithuania/Shutterstock)<p>You've heard it a lot in the last few months: Europe is cheaper than it's been in a long time. The time to go is now. But Europe is a big place. So where should you go to make the most of the strong dollar?<p>Every year, PriceOfTravel.com updates its Europe …

20 Ways to Keep Your Money Safe While Traveling

<i>Robert Couse-Baker / Flickr</i><p>More than "middle seat," "lost reservation" or "canceled flight," the two words that have the power to rattle even the most intrepid traveler are, "Stop, thief!"<p>Tamara Tennant, a globetrotter and owner of an interior design firm in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, recalls how …

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The towns where travellers lose track of time

It was only supposed to be a couple of days; time enough to check out the temple you’d read about, pick up some bargains in the market, and mosey round the town before you head off to the next stop on your travels.<p>Yet somehow it’s a week later and not only are you still there, but you can’t see …