Microsoft Hololens vs Oculus Rift vs Google Glass

The battle between headsets you strap to your heads is being brought to a rolling boil this week, as Microsoft’s HoloLens Dev Kit and Oculus Rift both start shipping to customers.
The two devices are similar in that they’re both screens you attach to your head like a Frankensteinian experiment in…
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Microsoft begins shipments of HoloLens to developers

Microsoft has finally sent out its first shipments of the HoloLens augmented reality headgear, as the software giant looks to assert itself in what is expected to be an emerging computing platform.
HoloLens is being delivered to application developers, with Microsoft opting for augmented reality…
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Citi Holographic Workstation for Financial Trading

8ninths is a Seattle-based Mixed and Virtual Reality studio that provides platform solutions and services for industries across all verticals. Partnering with large enterprise customers, they utilize new technologies to meet business objectives in the most innovative and competitive way. They…
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HoloLens hands-on and Experiencing the latest version

Last year, we have seen Microsoft’s HoloLens go from announcement to an actual shipping device to developers. Today, Daniel Rubino from Windowscentralhad had the opportunity to demo the latest version of the hardware and software at the HoloLens Academy.
The HoloLens Academy is a 3-hour…
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Hololens Galaxy Explorer is ready and open-source

You’ve watched Microsoft team build the Hololens Galaxy Explorer Project over the past six weeks, and now it’s ready and we’re sharing it with you. Download the app and get the source code. Use it all as inspiration for your own amazing ideas. We can’t wait to see what…
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Hololens Destination Mars: Mixed-Reality Tech Brings Mars to Earth

What might it look like if you were walking around on Mars? A group of researchers at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, has been working on methods to take this question from the realm of imagination to the mind-bending domain of mixed reality.
As a result, NASA and…
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