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Augmented Reality

Machine Vision Market Worth $9.50 Billion by 2020

Lots of companies are gambling on one fact, that virtual reality (VR) will be a success. It's a gamble that is worth billions to those companies that have invested in the new technology, like Facebook purchasing Oculus VR for $2 billion…

Medical Professional To Discuss VR Applications

Generally at VRFocus most of the news that comes in regarding virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) revolves around videogames and the gaming industry at large. But the technology is that versatile it isn't confined to just one…

Augmented Reality with Oculus Rift

Microsoft's HoloLens is Augment Reality (AR) rather than virtual reality (VR) like Oculus Rift or Sony Computer Entertainment's  (SCE) Project Morpheus. So what would it be like to combine the Oculus Rift with AR, well a hardware hacking…

Virtual Reality Theme Park to be Built in China

Here at VRFocus there is an obvious love of all things virtual. Whether its mobile virtual reality (VR) like the Gear VR or Google Cardboard, tethered VR like the Oculus Rift or Project Morpheus and augmented reality (AR) care of…

Microsoft Release New Minecraft HoloLens Image

One of the showpiece items from the Microsoft briefing at this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) was the company’s on stage demonstration of HoloLens, using Mojang’s ever popular videogame Minecraft.  With the videogame previously…

Sony Release New Screenshots For The Playroom VR

With their presentation over for this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) and a good night’s sleep under their belt Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE) have begun the process of distributing assets for the various projects announced or…

Praevidi Present AR/VR Austin During SXSW

This weekend multimedia event South by South West (SXSW) kicks off. It will feature a multitude of media information ranging from films to interactive technology. In addition, next week will play host to an augmented and virtual reality…

Virtual Reality Developers React to Microsoft’s HoloLens

A few weeks ago at Microsoft’s Windows 10 briefing the company finally showed off its own head-mounted display (HMD). The technology giant surprised many by not taking the virtual reality route, and instead introducing the 3D hologram based…

Skype Coming To The HoloLens

During Microsoft's Windows 10 briefing today, the company unveiled its new hologram-based head-mounted display (HMD), the HoloLens, along with the Windows Holographic concept. After discussing the wider applications of the new device, the…