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Making use of augmented reality in 3-D printing

Making use of augmented reality in 3-D printing

Researchers at Cornell University have come up with a device that combines augmented reality (AR) and 3-D printing technologies, enabling designs to be made in physical space as they are printed as three dimensional objects in real-time. In 3-D printing, a digital …Continue reading

Apple releases new products at Worldwide Developers Conference

Held in San Jose, California, the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC 2017) released a number of new products such as the new iPad, MacBook and MacBook Pro and iMac Pro. It also showcased the new HomePod, Apple’s answer to Google Home and …Continue reading

Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Reigns Supreme During Google I/O

Day 2 and Day 3 of Google’s annual developer conference delved deeper into its virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) initiatives. Google showcased Seurat Technology which allows users to take high-end, film-quality 3D scenes and turn them into a format that …Continue reading

Microsoft Researchers Are Working on Multi-Person Virtual Reality

Researchers in Jaron Lanier’s lab at Microsoft are exploring ways for people to share the experience of mixed reality. Augmented or mixed reality, which renders virtual images in a view of the real world, can be spectacular to experience. But it may …Continue reading

Teleport Facial Expressions Into Virtual Reality

Facebook teams with researchers to transfer your smiles and frowns into virtual reality. By Tom Simonite This video is a companion to, “Oculus Rift Hack Transfers Your Facial Expressions onto Your Avatar.” Credit: Photo and video footage courtesy of Hao Li Video …Continue reading