Augmented Reality


ThirdEye Announces AR Thermal Healthcare Holographic Solution for Hospitals

by Artem Alekseenko

ThirdEye, a leader in Augmented Reality and  Artificial Intelligence (AR/AI) solutions, today announces the launch of a fully integrated hardware and software package for healthcare that includes solutions for AR telehealth, AR Holographic display, …

Tags:Artificial Intelligence (AI)| Augmented Reality| Medical| ThirdEye

AR/VR/XR: Pick One, Any One

by Omid Rahmat

Apple is a multi-trillion dollar company. You have to let that sink in for a while because if that doesn’t cause you anxiety, nothing will. It also happens to have a billion loyal customers. …

Tags:Apple| Augmented Reality| HMDs (Head Mounted Displays)| meta| oculus| VR| XR

The Ed-Tech Reset at FETC 2023

by Len Scrogan

The ed-tech conference season in the U.S. kicks off at the start of each year with a strong event, the Future of Education Technology Conference, which rotates it venue from Orlando to Miami, Florida …

Tags:Apple| Augmented Reality| Education| Virtual Reality

Engage Unveils New AI Customer Service Virtual Employee Named Athena

by Artem Alekseenko

ENGAGE XR Holdings announced the launch of Athena, an augmented reality (AI) employee that integrates AI into a virtual reality (VR) environment for ENGAGE enterprise clients. Athena takes the concept of customer service chatbots …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Engage XR| Virtual Reality

NASA Wants to Take AR to The Moon

by Omid Rahmat

Project Artemis is NASA’s attempt to send humans to the moon for the first time since 1972. The first series of test flights began last summer with Artemis I, which was broadcast live in …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Head Up Displays HUDs| HMDs (Head Mounted Displays)| NASA

GSEO Shipping Apple VR Lens Modules This Spring

by Omid Rahmat

Genius Electronic Optical (GSEO) will supply lens modules for VR head-mounted devices, to be launched by Apple in 2023, with shipments to begin in February-March 2023, according to GSEO’s supply chain makers. DigiTimes Apple’s …

Tags:Apple| Augmented Reality| HMDs (Head Mounted Displays)| VR

Seiko Epson and Universal Display Announce OLED Evaluation Agreement

by Artem Alekseenko

Universal Display Corporation, enabling energy-efficient displays and lighting with its UniversalPHOLED technology and materials, today announced an OLED evaluation agreement with Seiko Epson Corporation. Under the agreement, Universal Display will supply its proprietary phosphorescent OLED materials and …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Epson| OLEDs| UDC| Virtual Reality

7 Years of Talking About Apple AR/VR Products

by Omid Rahmat

Apple Inc. is still planning to unveil its first mixed-reality headset this year, but an even more important follow-up product — lightweight augmented-reality glasses — has been postponed due to technical challenges.  Bloomberg We’ve been …

Tags:Apple| Augmented Reality| HMDs (Head Mounted Displays)| VR

Breakthrough in AR Optics Means that 3D Holographic Gaming Now a Reality

by Artem Alekseenko

VividQ, the pioneer of holographic display technology for AR gaming, and Dispelix, the world’s leading waveguide designer and manufacturer, have today announced achieving what leading industry figures described as “quasi-impossible” only two years ago. …

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VividQ Demo application

VividQ Demonstration Really is Holographic

by Bob Raikes

At the SID Display Week in 2022, I just missed (blame trade show email issues) a demonstration of some very intriguing technology from VividQ in Cambridge, UK. In early January, the firm held some …

Tags:Augmented Reality| GPUs| HMDs (Head Mounted Displays)| Holographic Displays| Mixed Reality| Waveguide Display

The Expanding Real Estate for Displays in Retail

by Omid Rahmat

NRF’s Big Show, the annual trade show for retail technology is being held in New York (January 15-17, 2023), the first time the show is taking place in-person in 2 years. The last time …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Digital Signage| DOOH| Kiosks| Retail| VR