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AR Game Makers Bank on Apple iPhone X and iPhone 8 Launch to Generate Two Billion New Players

September 13, 2017

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Augmented reality games that work with mobile devices are due for a huge boost with the announcement of native AR Kit for Apple’s iPhone 8 and iPhone X. UK developer Draw & Code has a fully funded AR toy due for release and anticipates global market potential of two billion users. Riding high on the […]

Police Body Cameras and Face Recognition point to Perpetual Surveillance

March 26, 2017

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Police body cameras are widely seen as a way to improve law enforcement’s transparency with the public. But when mixed with police use of facial-recognition tools, the prospect of continual surveillance comes with big risks to privacy.

Forget wearables. In the future, your clothes will connect to the internet — Quartz

November 20, 2016

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Imagine you’ve just purchased a new jacket from your favorite brand. You put it on for the first time, and scan a tag embedded in the sleeve with your phone. A menu of options pops up. You can find information about the jacket’s design, how the brand selected only sustainable materials, and details on the… via […]

Smart Eyewear Merchants Vuzix GoPro and Let Developers in on the M300 Glasses

May 22, 2016

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Vuzix M300 glasses are getting GoPro connectivity for a hands-free interactive experience. Plus the developer SDK is out for app creation. Heads at Vuzix have announced its access to the GoPro Developer Program toolkits and an exciting capability to connect its wearable smart glasses to GoPro cameras. Users of the Vuzix M300 device will be […]

Augmented Reality Toys Represent a New Era in Gaming

May 7, 2016

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Toys come to life with a dash of augmented reality thrown in, and big hitters like Disney and Nintendo have already carved out a multi-billion dollar industry from physical toys coupled with virtual worlds. Franchises like Disney’s Infinity and Nintendo’s Ambiio (reported to have passed $2 billion sales in one quarter last year) use physical […]

Wearable Technology 2016 Shows Off the Best Medical and Fitness Wearables Today

March 23, 2016

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Wearable Technology 2016 at London’s ExCeL unveiled a huge collection of innovative medical technology, from a wireless smart thermometer to a wearable ‘lab-on-skin’ chip. Researchers, makers and technology companies were there en masse to preview and launch wearables designed to monitor health and help people affected by illness. York University spinout company ClearSky Medical Diagnostics […]

Smart Eyewear Makers Zero in on Fun Factor and Business Users at MWC 2016

March 14, 2016

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Mobile World Congress 2016 saw smart eyewear manufacturers displaying the latest versions of their connected glasses. . Among the buzz of new handsets, marketing tech, virtual reality and even connected toothbrushes (the Oral B Genius), smart glasses manufacturers were keen to create momentum for what many considered a stalled, even irrelevant, device. Vuzix showcased its […]

Holograms In Space, Vision Chips and 360 Thriller from ‘Walking Dead’ Creators

December 15, 2015

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One of the gifts taken to astronauts aboard the International Space Station in supply rocket Cygnus was Microsoft’s HoloLens headset. When Tim Peake arrives at the International Space Station today to carry out research as part of the Principia Mission, he’ll be in for a treat. Microsoft’s HoloLens headset was sent ahead on the Cygnus […]

Preview: Wearable Technology Show 2016

November 28, 2015

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Last year’s Wearable Technology Show was a runaway success for the prototypers. In March 2016 we go again: higher, better, faster, stronger. Wearable Technology Show 2016 bills itself as the number one event for connected technology. Last year it was the prototypers who stole the thunder. On Intel’s blockbuster stand there were several projects powered […]

Hammerhead VR Talks Cinematic Virtual Reality, Luxury Brands and Time Travel

November 10, 2015

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Richard Tongeman, lead animator and director at Hammerhead, speaks about how this young company is plotting its virtual rise. Virtual reality appears to be on the cusp of global breakthrough and the north east will get an insight into its potential this week when the VRTGO Conference takes over the Baltic Centre on 12 November. […]

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