The Microsoft HoloLens has already been shown to work well with games like Minecraft but what about more real-world applications such as medicine. Well this is what Case Western Reserve University is hoping to pursue with a partnership with Microsoft and its HoloLens mixed reality (MR) head-mounted display (HMD). 71 more words
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Thanks to a tweet from @ThatEdTechGuy from https://thatedtechguy.wordpress.com/ I was introduced to blippar for education (@blippar) this morning. As well as operating in business, the education section of this company seeks to transform education settings such as schools into digitally interactive learning environments using Augmented Reality. 310 more words
It is only a matter of time before augmented reality becomes a critical and useful tool in the operating room. Surgeons will eventually be able to use holographic displays like Microsoft’s Hololens or Google’s Magic Leap for localizing tumors, highlighting specific anatomy, as a way for instructors to help guide trainees, and for other uses that are being discussed or that have not yet been explored. 38 more words
The world is changing fast, and it can be hard to keep up with all the various technologies being developed at any one time. From agriculture to medicine to energy, advancements are being made every day – and some of them will change the world as we know it. 37 more words
Playstation VR keynote speech and hot development talent on show at the November VRTGO Conference in Gateshead.
The north east’s burgeoning virtual reality industry takes another big step forward this November with VRTGO’s second annual conference… 427 more words