This week, new patents revealed what the next PSVR controllers might look like, Eero is being purchased by Amazon, Samsung accidentally leaked their own new wearables, IBM are soon going to allow their Watson AI to run on AWS, Azure and Google Cloud, and we learnt that Facebook considered buying Unity (and we had a big peek at Mark's VR/AR strategy)!
This week, Google released an alpha version of Google Maps' AR mode, Childish Gambino appeared on Pixel phones to dance away and we have a new Pictionary-style game that'll help train up AI to understand context between images better.
This week, we have the most exciting look at a patent that could reveal what the HoloLens 2 will look like (we'll know sometime this month!), Windows Mixed Reality can now run regular Win32 apps, we've got a super tiny Macintosh running on an Adafruit HalloWing, the reveal of the buyer of Meta and more!
This week, we have a look at AR related patents from Facebook, Microsoft and Apple, Intel releases a new RealSense camera that sounds pretty cool, Amazon joins the ZigBee Alliance board of directors and more!
This week, Meta's AR assets were sold off to a secret buyer, we may have a potential HoloLens 2 reveal date, neurosurgeons are looking into giving tours of your brain in VR to help those going into brain surgery, DIY parasites hide what you're saying from the big players (while giving you your own wake word) and Lyft are looking into VR and AR!
This week, CES 2019 wrapped up with more tech news including Rokid's Project Aurora AR glasses, Nreal's AR glasses (both nice and slim!), an emerging trend for the inside-out tracking controller shape, AR company ups and downs... and a whole lot more!