The U.S. Army and Microsoft are working together on the production of augmented reality headset designed to bring enhanced night vision, situational awareness and information sharing to U.S. soldiers. The Integrated Visual Augmentation System (IVAS) was in prototyping and now moves forward to production and rapid fielding, according to announcements from Microsoft and the U.S. […]
Technology found in the video game industry are giving surgeons and doctors better access to training, and improving how they do their jobs.
Google is making its augmented reality headset, Google Glass Enterprise Edition 2, available for direct purchase for developers and businesses. Enterprises interested can purchase the device from one of Google’s hardware sellers, including CDW, Mobile Advance or SHI, Google said in a blog post penned by Google Glass Project Lead Jay Kothari. “Glass Enterprise Edition […]
Electronics manufacturer Lenovo at the Future of Education Technology Conference Miami last week unveiled new classroom technology, including a revamped version of its virtual reality device for education. In a press release, Lenovo calls the VR Classroom 2 a smarter solution that further integrates virtual reality lessons into the curriculum. The device includes fully integrated […]
The technology industry has a real opportunity to seize emerging technologies and apply their expertise to create truly immersive experiences for the world. One of those technologies is virtual reality, which sounds really cool on paper, but hasn’t quite panned out to be the cutting-edge technology we all thought it would be. As integrators and […]
ImmersiveTouch, a virtual reality-enabled personalized surgery, is expanding the availability of its platform into the neurosurgery market and has engaged a large medical device manufacturer on a co-marketing campaign. The Chicago-based company announced the expansion simultaneous to its collaboration with Indiana medical device giant Zimmer Biomet that gives the company’s surgeons access to ImmersiveTouch’s VR […]
With a reputation as a premier luxury home builder, Toll Brothers City Living brings the same level of quality and amenities to the most dynamic urban markets nationwide. Offering contemporary architecture and elegant finishes that accentuate the lifestyle of luxury, the sales professionals behind the scenes often operate in the most competitive residential markets. The […]
With the formation of HD cameras, enhanced audio equipment, and digital on-screen graphics, live sports broadcasting has transformed drastically within the last decade. What’s more, we are seeing more sophisticated technologies, such as augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR), being utilized during live sports broadcasting to keep fans engaged. In the past, these technologies […]
There is little argument that automation, artificial intelligence, and other innovations will revolutionize the way that we think about “work.” In fact, some believe that the entire concept of “work” will be reimagined and re-examined in the near future, once industrial VR applications take root. In fact, “work” is already changing, and augmented reality (AR) […]
Research shows that virtual reality is becoming more prevalent in how students learn and stay engaged in the classroom.