Build 2016: Microsoft proposes helper bot boom

Posted in Business on 31st Mar, 2016
by Alex Muller

Social bots are automated programs that can chat to users in a humanlike way.

Microsofts HoloLens gets its first augmented-reality rival: Asus

Posted in Business on 13th Nov, 2015
by Alex Muller

'It should be next year when we come out with a product,' said Shen. 'We think AR will be very important for peoples lives.'

MagicLeap augmented reality video shows a solar system in an office

Posted in Software on 22nd Oct, 2015
by Alex Muller

Magic Leap is being seen as Googles attempt to get into the VR/AR game and counter Facebook-backed Oculus, though Microsofts HoloLens is probably more of a direct competitor.

Will Google Glass feature holographic displays?

Posted in Hardware on 4th Oct, 2015
by Alex Muller

Google filed for a patent of what seems to be a wearable device that would show holograms. A version of Google Glass that instead of a flat picture, it would show holographic images.

Microsoft's HoloLens will ship to developers 'within the next year'

Posted in Business on 1st Aug, 2015
by Alex Muller

Satya Nadella said that the first developer version of the hologram-projecting device will come out 'within the next year' and will be focused around developers and enterprises.