CityXR: augmented cities in the shadow of hyper-reality

CityXR: augmented cities in the shadow of hyper-reality

In 2016, designer and filmmaker Keiichi Matsuda released Hyper-Reality, a concept film that envisioned an augmented reality future where physical and virtual realities merged, resulting in a “saturated city.” in the media. The 6-minute film offered an exploratory and mostly dystopian view of how our reality could soon become information overload. Although the film is …

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Why Meta Quest 3 represents the future is both mixed reality and augmented reality

Why Meta Quest 3 represents the future is both mixed reality and augmented reality

Meta Quest 3 brings full color passthrough to a consumer-level device Passthrough makes VR headsets much less socially isolating Try first encounters if possible. It’s an enjoyable AR experience VR may be the hot technology right now, but the future is augmented and mixed reality. I bought the recently released Meta Quest 3 the other …

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Augmented reality, artificial intelligence and robotics: discover Poland’s “Silicon Forest”.

Augmented reality, artificial intelligence and robotics: discover Poland's "Silicon Forest".

The Podlaskie forest region in northeastern Poland is proving to be fertile ground for technology and innovation. We speak to companies and alumni at the heart of this unlikely tech hub. Advertising The Podlaskie region of Poland is rich in natural beauty and has abundant forests. But now it aspires to become a kind of …

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The $399 Xreal Air 2 augmented reality glasses are now available for pre-order

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While Apple, Meta and others continue to work with augmented reality (AR) headsets, Nreal has been selling much smaller augmented reality glasses since 2021. Now the company, which has been renamed Xreal, has released a new version called Xreal. Air 2 in Europe and the US, following its launch in China last month. It offers …

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Spatial computing mass market in sight with Meta in VR and Apple in augmented reality

Spatial computing mass market in sight with Meta in VR and Apple in augmented reality

In many ways, Meta and Apple are building a path toward a similar future with virtual worlds to visit, space calls with hyper-realistic avatars, and all-day augmentation. What we call the intersection these tech giants are reaching is branding, but it’s time to get real about what our future looks like and realize that Meta …

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A military metaverse like a “multiplayer video game” that trains soldiers using augmented reality and artificial intelligence.

A military metaverse like a "multiplayer video game" that trains soldiers using augmented reality and artificial intelligence.

A former F-22 pilot told Fox News that a video game-like training simulator for Air Force pilots would give them a huge advantage in real combat. Military Metaverse is a virtual space where soldiers train with their comrades using artificial intelligence and augmented reality, which overlays digital content into the real world, said former US …

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