Five Things To Know About Microsoft Mixed Reality

Clifton DawsonAugmented Reality, Virtual Reality

Microsoft HoloLens

In 2016, it was announced Microsoft and several of their top technology partners were planning to release a slate of Windows Mixed Reality headsets powered by Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system. When added to the Microsoft HoloLens product line, the new headsets create an impressive VR/AR portfolio and are expected to have several broad implications for platform and application developers. … Read More

Apple’s ARKit: What It Means And Why It’s Important

Glenn SandersAnalysis, Augmented Reality

Apple’s ARKit: What it means and why it’s important

How do you go from a company with no augmented reality presence, to become a major player in the AR space overnight? Release an AR development kit – Apple ARKit – that works on your platform of more than 1 billion devices to an eager group of 3 million iOS developers worldwide. Apple announced the availability of ARKit at the … Read More

Virtual Reality Strategy Conference Schedule

Clifton DawsonAnalysis

virtual reality strategy

2017  Virtual Reality Strategy Conference Schedule Please note: schedule is subject to change and will be updated as session details are finalized. VRS 2017 brings together 3 shows under one roof, VRS 2017 will deliver 400+ key players across VR/AR technology, 70+ inspiring speakers, dozens innovative sponsors & exhibitors and covered 10+ tracks of curated VR/AR programming. Tuesday, October 24 … Read More

Why Magic Leap’s Deep SLAM Tracking Algorithm Is A Major Leap Forward

Greenlight InsightsAnalysis, Augmented Reality

Magic Leap Machine Learning

Last week, Magic Leap, the Google and Alibaba-funded startup valued at $4.5 billion, released a research paper demonstrating a major breakthrough in computer vision and its SLAM tracking algorithm. The Plantation, FL-based company’s technology superimposes 3D computer-generated imagery over real world objects by projecting a digital light field directly into the eye. Magic Leap is widely considered one of the … Read More

Siggraph 2017 Conference: In-Depth Analysis

Greenlight InsightsAnalysis

Siggraph 2017 VR

Track the latest from Greenlight Insights’ analysts at SIGGRAPH 2017 Conference July 30 – August 3rd. More than 15,000 executives, animators, game developers, engineers, artists, and technology analysts from around the world are expected to attend SIGGRAPH 2017 in Los Angeles, CA next week. SIGGRAPH 2017: More Power to the VR/AR Creatives SIGGRAPH has fostered advancements in graphics throughout its … Read More