Will Magic Leap Become the future of Stereoscopic Virtual Reality?
MagicLeap (Dania Beach, Florida, USA), the think tank startup around Rony Abovitz has invented -and patented- a technology based on light field projection that may revolutionize the display industry...
Thanks to the US20130125027 patent text, we know a bit more about the never-publicly-demonstrated technology that Rony Abovitz himself called “the most natural and human-friendly wearable computing interface in the world.”
Image from Patent US20130125027
Intel's "YAP" concept Needs 3D Cameras
Intel's "YAP" concept (which stands for "You Are the Password"), is designed to recognize a user's voice, face, or fingerprint, to allow biometric access to a device. Intel's betting big on camera technology able to scan and create 3D models and will create a new 3D camera business.
"We are planning to be the number one 3D camera manufacturer," said Kirk Skaugen, senior VP in charge of Intel's PC chip business.
"The Go" VR Headset Available Soon for $89
The GO by ImmersiON-VRelia (Redwood City, CA, USA and Murcia, Spain) is a VR helmet accessory for your smartphone. The GO was just named as a Top 6 Thing to See at the Tiger Direct Tech Bash set for November 7, 2014 . The Bash will serve as The GO's official launch with pre-orders opening and units available for purchase at the event. The GO is expected to be in the hands of pre-order customers by the end of December 2014 for $89.
Oculus Rift Consumer Version Will be Available in February 2016
The Virutaul Reality Headset Oculus Rift consumer version release date has been revealed following the release of the new Crescent Bay prototype and that because of the new prototype, the Oculus Rift consumer version release date is going to be on February 2016.