Nishant

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Holographic projector created by Chinese start-up

A Chinese startup has developed a projector that can create holographic images.<p>The device, controlled by a mobile phone, works by using a fan-like blade lined with LEDs and was made by DSEE.LAB in Nanjing.<p>CEO Zhou Quan says the product’s hardware is relatively simple, making it lower cost than …

Interfaces are dying, so your brand needs a bigger personality

Less than a decade ago, branding style guides used to be a huge PDF covering multiple visual aspects of a brand, such as typography, colors, and photography.<p>When digital came about, style guides started to account for pixel-based touchpoints between brand and consumer, including things like header …

"Alexa, launch the baby sitter"

Cutting the cord: VR is going wireless thanks to zero latency video

How one company plans to remove the cord and fulfill the vision for unencumbered virtual reality<p>Amimon, which has developed a wireless HD video …

Virtual Reality

Magic Leap finally unveils augmented reality goggles, says it’s shipping next year

After more than three years, Magic Leap has unveiled what it describes as a “creator edition” of its augmented reality system. The Magic Leap One consists of a pair of oversized cyberpunk-y goggles, a puck-shaped external computer called a Lightpack, and a handheld controller. It’s supposed to …

Microsoft reveals Simplygon Cloud to aid Mixed Reality development

The tech giant has been rather mum about what it was going to do with the 3D optimization company it acquired in January, but now Microsoft has …

Poly API: 3D objects on demand

Today we're making it even easier for developers to find and use 3D objects and scenes for their VR and AR apps with the Poly API.<p>Poly lets creators …

Augmented Reality

Unity Scene2WebPage Plugin: Hello World

Game Development

The Future of Immersive Experiences on the Web with VR and AR (Chrome Dev Summit 2017)

Google Chrome

Mozilla proposes combined WebXR standard for virtual and mixed reality in the browser

Although we may disagree on the usefulness of VR and AR today, it’s hard to argue with the idea that it should be easier to develop for and deploy — especially on the web. That’s why Mozilla is working on a combined framework that gives developers standardized, well-documented tools with which to …

Augmented Reality

Unite Austin Live - Day 1 - OctaneRender Updates with Jules Urbach, OTOY

Austin

Getting started with Photogrammetry — with an iPhone camera

Capturing the world in a future-proof data form<p>With the recent advancements in computer vision, spatial computing devices (VR/AR headsets), and …

Mobile Photography

Magic Leap confirms $502 million Series D round

Mixed reality slash augmented reality startup Magic Leap announced today that it raised a $502 million Series D round led by Temasek with participation from EDBI, Grupo Globo, Janus Henderson, Alibaba Group, Fidelity Management and others. Just last week, a Delaware filing confirmed that Magic Leap …

Augmented Reality

NVIDIA opens up its Holodeck VR design suite

Hardware makers have figured out that enterprises are the best way to make money off of VR and AR, not consumers. NVIDIA, a company that does both things well but has been particularly strong on the business side lately, has just opened up its Holodeck "intelligent" VR platform to select designers …

Made With Unity: ADAM - Behind the Scenes

YouTube

Magic Leap’s new website has some bizarre easter eggs for you to decipher

Magic Leap very well could be one giant, well-funded performance art piece.<p>Today, the augmented reality company (which, again, has yet to launch a product or share any details of a product despite raising absurd amounts of dough) launched a new website.<p>The website is nice. It’s modern, pretty bare …

Star Trek

DIY Kinect Motion Capture Studio | Blender

YouTube

Microsoft acquires social virtual reality app AltspaceVR

At a special event today in San Francisco, Microsoft announced that it has acquired social VR app AltspaceVR.<p>The virtual reality social networking app allows users across headset and web platforms to join 3D chat rooms to play games, watch videos and attend events.<p>In July, the startup announced it …

Virtual Reality

ADAM EP2 & 3

The studio<p>With the help of VFX supervisor Chris Harvey (<i>Tron Legacy</i>, <i>Zero Dark Thirty</i>, <i>Chappie)</i> and a core group of award-winning designers, artists …

Science Fiction

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Magic Leap Gets Mixed Reality Comics With Madefire Partnership

Secretive augmented reality startup Magic Leap has teamed up with online comic book publisher Madefire to bring mixed reality comics to Magic Leap’s …

Augmented Reality

PuzzlAR: World Tour for HoloLens

YouTube

Technical skills, power and influence | Seth's Blog

When a new technology arrives, it's often the nerds and the neophiliacs who embrace it. People who see themselves as busy and important often dismiss …

Emerging Technology

Blender 2.8 Design Document

• Goal<br>• Big picture<br>• View layers and collections<br>• Workspace<br>• User interface<br>• Engine and draw manager<br>• Asset management<br>• Dependency graph<br>GoalThis document is for …

Watch Microsoft demo and explain Windows Mixed Reality

Windows Mixed Reality

Ushering in the era of Windows Mixed Reality

San Francisco

Get hired in VR/AR: Unity partners with Udacity on Nanodegree program credentials to help you get hired!

VR job openings are up 800% year-over-year. Combined with the release of ARKit, which now puts AR capability in the pockets of nearly 400 million …

ARKit Furniture placement code sample

YouTube

Magic Leap Looks to Raise Further Investment as Devices Could Begin Shipping in Six Months

Magic Leap, everyone’s favourite augmented reality (AR) company that’s not publicly shown anything tangible apart from a couple of videos is looking …

Augmented Reality

ARKit coloring book with OpenCV feature detection

Coloring Book