Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality | News, how-tos, features, reviews, and videos

capital investment venture capitalist gauge gears
workplace rooms call

travel luggage trip explore fedora hat sunglasses vacation business trip

Will Apple's AR glasses revolutionize accessibility tech?

The company’s long-expected AR spectacles may well support prescription lenses.

apple store union square san francisco

What next for Apple retail?

Until we get COVID-19 testing and vaccination sorted out, main streets and malls will be quiet for a while.

nreal smartglasses

Spatial and Nreal partner to make AR meetings a reality

The two companies plan to team up with telcos to sell 5G-enabled augmented reality technology for remote collaboration.

wwdc18 arkit usdz

Apple quietly builds the business case for AR

Apple has introduced new AR features that should help the company push adoption of the technologies more into the mainstream.

Glass Enterprise Edition 2

Google opens up Glass Enterprise Edition 2 for direct purchases

Developers will be allowed to buy the smartglasses individually as Google looks to build business demand.

iPhone 11 Pro

9 challenges Apple-based enterprises face in 2020

With 5G iPhones expected, AR continuing to evolve and voice-based assistants gaining momentum, 2020 could bring the seeds of change for many companies.

abstract virtual reality head set augmented reality headgear

3 reasons you will be moved by haptics

Forget today's buzzing smartphones and rumbling game controllers. Next-generation haptics make the virtual real and smart enterprises will take notice.

dog with virtual reality headgear glasses

Will Apple introduce AR glasses this month?

It's not clear yet whether Apple actually plans to hold an event this month to unveil new hardware. If it does, one surprise announcement could include augmented reality glasses.

multiple-exposure shot of a woman using a tablet with a virtual interface and augmented reality

Why it's time to augment our thinking about AR

The most revolutionary outcome of AR is that the physical world will function like the digital world. And that's a big deal for enterprises.

ios13 arkit 3 occlusion

Apple appears to plan ARKit for the rest of us

Apple appears to be assembling an ecosystem of visual effects solutions for augmented reality.

wearables in the office virtual reality augmented reality smartwatch tech devices mobile

How to roll out the right tech for frontline workers

Corporate spending on hardware for non-office workers is on the rise as companies look to boost productivity and reduce errors. With that in mind, Gartner analyst Rob Smith offered advice at this month’s Digital Workplace Summit on...

AR/augmented reality - VR/virtual reality - enterprise mobile - virtual display

How augmented reality boosts training and productivity

Augmented reality is gaining ground as a way to improve employee training, boost field worker productivity and optimize operational performance.

wearables in the office virtual reality augmented reality smartwatch tech devices mobile

Augmented reality and the problem of obsolescing the laptop computer

AR could, but currently isn’t, changing the laptop computer into something far more portable and advanced. With the advent of the virtual desktop and 5G, we’ll be able to create tiny personal computers…but without addressing the...

virtual reality ai machine learning brain augmented reality study

Apple’s AR glasses may be coming sooner than we think

Has Apple really ceased development of AR Glasses, or has development simply moved into a new phase?

Microsoft HoloLens 2

Airbus deploys Microsoft’s HoloLens, pushes mixed reality plans further

The company, which competes with the likes of Boeing and Lockheed Martin, also plans to sell its own mixed reality apps to others in the aviation industry.

abstract virtual reality head set augmented reality headgear

AR at work: 5 headsets aimed at business

Augmented reality is finding a place in the office as a driver of collaboration and productivity and for front-line workers, a way to stay connected with fellow employees.

varjo xr 1

Varjo XR-1: Rethinking mixed reality and building for the wearable computing future

Can the current problems with augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) be overcome by what is called either mixed or extended reality (MR/XR) technology? As a harbinger of this blended future, the Varjo XR-1 headset is an...

Glass Enterprise Edition 2

Revamped Google Glass 2 aims more powerful AR at the enterprise

Google renews its focus on enterprise augmented reality with the Glass Enterprise Edition 2; it packs a better camera and faster processor.

Load More