This week, we've had a woman implant her Tesla key into her arm successfully, one circus trading in real animals for holograms, bungee VR, Apple is doing super well with wearables and lots more!
This week, we've got progress in AR tech with more compact smartglasses called "Norm Glasses", Adobe's AR stationary displays and Samsung's new smart contact lens patent. Facebook is working on mind-reading tech and all three of the top smart speakers are addressing privacy concerns for stored recordings. Massive week!
This week, we've got a few Magic Leap mentions, Firefox Reality is out on Oculus Quest, we've got AI generated emoji mashups, machine learning powered code autocomplete and Facebook are helping map out areas in communities not covered by Google or Apple Maps.
This week, Little Bird worked out how to print way more colourful PCBs, Facebook have a haptic wristband prototype for AR/VR, Apple have a patent for an AR headset that can track your whole face and Microsoft demoed a multi-language virtual avatar clone we may one day all make of ourselves!
This week, we flame-throwing drones, a new patent for foldable Samsung AR glasses, a look at Neuralink's plans, people freaking out about Apple "abandoning" AR (I don't think they are), a new conversational AI platform, a new Azure Kinect AI camera and more!
This week, we have a robot that swims like a jellyfish, robots helping nurses (it sounds like they're doing quite well!), smart glasses that might one day be better than prescription ones, Facetime can now use AR to make it look like you're looking at the camera and more!