Tag: Microsoft HoloLens

Microsoft Will Build A Second-Generation HoloLens With An Artificial Intelligence Chip Focused On Machine Learning

Microsoft plans to make the next HoloLens a heck of a lot smarter. The second-gen mixed reality device will feature a standalone AI-powered chip onboard, which will focus on machine learning and neural networks.

Wearable Tech July 25, 2017

HoloLens AR Headset Sales In Thousands, Says Microsoft

Microsoft revealed that its AR headset HoloLens has sold thousands of units since it went up for sale in November 2016. The developer edition of the headset is currently available for $3,000.

Wearable Tech January 28, 2017

Microsoft's HoloLens Reaches More Markets: Australia, The UK And More

Microsoft HoloLens is now available for preorder in seven new countries in addition to the United States and Canada. It will come in commercial and developer editions and can be purchased directly at Microsoft Stores.

Microsoft December 5, 2016

Microsoft HoloLens Heading To The Battlefield: Tech To Be Used By Ukraine Military Tank Commanders

Microsoft's augmented reality headset, the HoloLens, is heading to the battlefield after Limpid Armor created a helmet that utilizes the tech for tank commanders. Named the CRS, the helmet looks to increase the effectiveness of the war machines.

Microsoft November 3, 2016

Microsoft HoloLens Lets You Design Your Dream Kitchen At Some Lowe's Home Improvement Stores

Microsoft and Lowe joined forces in a pilot project to help customers envision their dream kitchen in hologram mode. Microsoft’s HoloLens augmented reality headset will let people see exactly how their kitchen design looks like.

Gadgets March 19, 2016

HoloLens Developer Documentation Reveals Interesting Details About The Augmented Reality Headset

The developer documentation for Microsoft's augmented reality headset HoloLens has revealed several interesting nuggets about the device. One of these is that it has low resolution compared to rivals HTC Vive and Oculus Rift.

Gadgets March 3, 2016

Microsoft HoloLens Could Soon Let You Watch The Super Bowl As A Hologram On Your Coffee Table

Microsoft is partnering up with the NFL to one day bring games straight to the living rooms of football fans. Using the HoloLens augmented reality headset, Microsoft and the NFL will be able to provide a whole new way of watching football every Sunday and Monday night in America.

Gadgets February 3, 2016

Microsoft HoloLens Opens At Microsoft Store In New York City

Come experience one possible augmented-reality future.

Wearable Tech December 17, 2015

Microsoft Launches New Community Project For HoloLens App Ideas

Microsoft is looking for new open-source app ideas for its mixed-reality headset, and will help one developer build their idea.

Apps/Software December 7, 2015

Microsoft HoloLens Partners With Autodesk Fusion 360 To Give Industrial Engineers Edge In Mixed Reality

The collaborative project FreeForm will allow designers and engineers to work in real-time with mixed reality, able to freely control their creations.

December 1, 2015

Microsoft HoloLens And Volvo Team Up To Let Drivers See Cars In Mixed Reality Before Buying

The collaboration could set a new standard for how Volvo and other automakers immerse drivers when selling them cars.

FUTURE TECH November 20, 2015

Microsoft Announces Carnegie Mellon University And Darmouth College Are Among The HoloLens Grant Winners Receiving $100K

Microsoft announced the winners of the research grant program that kicked off this summer, which awards schools with $100,000 and two HoloLens developer kits.

Apps/Software November 12, 2015

Microsoft’s HoloLens Developer Kit Starts Shipping Early 2016 For An Exorbitant Price

Microsoft’s own demo showed robots breaking into a mocked-up living room and attacking a player. The spider bots are aware of the layout of furniture and other room objects as well as other creatures generated by the AR title.

Video Games October 7, 2015

Everything Microsoft Announced At Today's Windows 10 Event: The Surface Book, Surface Pro 4, Lumia 950, And More

Microsoft revealed its first-ever laptop, new smartphones, tablets and more during its live Windows 10 event in New York City on Tuesday.

October 6, 2015

Microsoft Accepting Proposals For HoloLens 3D Holographic Academic Research

Microsoft is granting major bucks and full use of a HoloLens kit to a few lucky candidates - and with it will hopefully showcase the ways in which it will affect the future.

Gadgets July 6, 2015

Nike Patents Interactive Device To Custom-Design Sneakers

The Swoosh is looking to utilize virtual reality eyewear to empower sneakerheads to design their next pair of shoes.

Business February 19, 2015

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