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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


Blippar for education

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

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Controlling Augmented Reality in the Operating Room: A Surgeon’s Perspective

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


Top 10 Emerging Technologies That Could Transform Our Future

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


HALLOWEEN Arts and Crafts

These days we are decorating the classes with pumkings, scary decorations and ghosts. We are creating a fantastic garland with pumkins but we are using some Augmented Reality resources. 80 more words


VRTGO Gathers High Flying North East Talent and Big Brands for November Event

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


Business Cards with an Augmented Reality Twist

Lets face it, QR codes never really took off and now look somewhat dated and quite boring. However, until recently they represented one of the few ways you could link the physical domain into the digital realm. 55 more words

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