Category Archives: virtual reality

Microsoft Hologram Speaking Japanese

Microsoft is using its Mixed Reality studios and neural TTS engines to create a hologram of a person speaking in another language. The voice will sound just like the original person, but with a different language.    

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Gartner Top 10 Strategic Trends for 2017

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50 Years of Augmented and Virtual Reality

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Virtual/Augmented Reality: Commercial and industrial applications account for most deals

CB Insights: The number of VR/AR startups is increasing as venture capital dollars continue to flood in, with investment reaching an all time high in 2015 of $658M in equity funding across 126 deals, according to CB Insights data. Even as VR/AR … Continue reading

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The Virtual Reality Landscape (Infographic)

Phil Orr and Max Wessel, Sapphire Ventures: ..we believe three characteristics of VR will help it carve out its position in the world of computing. These characteristics hint at Neal Stephenson’s metaverse. Namely, they are presence, scale, and interaction design. … Continue reading

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