augmented reality

Backing Out of a Kickstarter Doesn’t Have to Leave Funders Hanging

Backing Out of a Kickstarter Doesn’t Have to Leave Funders Hanging

Backers of the castAR Kickstarter won’t be left empty-handed even as castAR backs out of their campaign pledges.

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MIT’s Reality Editor Controls IoT Devices via Augmented Reality

MIT’s Reality Editor Controls IoT Devices via Augmented Reality

Augmented reality has yet to find a foothold in widespread applications, but MIT has just released an AR app that allows you to control IoT devices.

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CastAR Raises  Million for Augmented Gaming

CastAR Raises $15 Million for Augmented Gaming

Jeri Ellsworth talks about what CastAR will do with $15 million in new funding.

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The Future of Robotics and DIY Medical Technology

The Future of Robotics and DIY Medical Technology

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=unbi3q-RxXY] At the 2015 Bay Area Maker Faire, Carol Reiley spoke on the future of robots in our lives, in medical technology, and how our society might better shape the future of robotics. In her 15 years of experience as a computer scientist and roboticist, she has worked on various applications of robotics as […]

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Movidius Raises M for Augmented Reality Venture

Movidius Raises $40M for Augmented Reality Venture

Vision processing startup Movidius, which contributed computer vision technology to Google’s Project Tango development kit, announced a $40 million funding round this week, with Summit Bridge Capital leading the surge. “We are entering the Golden Age of accelerated computer vision,” said CEO Remi El-Ouazzane. Movidius’ work on Project Tango, a development kit that uses infrared and depth sensors […]

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Smart Cap Is A Fully Functional AR/VR Headset

Smart Cap Is A Fully Functional AR/VR Headset

An alternative to Google Glass costs just a fraction as much and has its own unique style.
The Smart Cap was designed around the Raspberry Pi SBC, USB camera and LCD with an external microphone for voice commands.

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