The executive in charge of Microsoft’s HoloLens goggles is leaving the company, putting the future of its augmented-reality project in question.
In Boeing’s factory of the future, immersive 3D designs will be twinned with robots that speak to each other, while mechanics will be linked by HoloLens headsets.
Microsoft has unveiled software tools designed to make it easier and less expensive for people to access virtual reality and augmented reality content, and for more creators to build these digital and holographic worlds.
Technology companies are keen to bring artificial intelligence features to phones and augmented reality goggles — the ability show mechanics how to fix an engine, say, or tell tourists what they are seeing and hearing
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Windows, WhatsApp and Netflix top the agenda in this packed episode of TalkCentral. Your hosts Duncan McLeod and Regardt van der Berg unpack the big Microsoft keynote, looking at the Windows 10 announcements and, of course the announcement
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