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That cool Magic Leap AR demo is probably fake, but we love it anyway (Tomorrow Daily 148)

Everyone's excited about the Magic Leap "demo" that dropped over the weekend, but we're skeptical. It was made with help from Weta Workshop (the special effects studio responsible for the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy), and it's also far more advanced than anything we've seen so far.

By March 23, 2015

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That cool Magic Leap AR demo is probably fake, but we love it anyway (Tomorrow Daily 148)

On today's show, we discuss a laser-equipped device that zaps mosquitoes from far away, explain why Magic Leap's cool AR game is probably still a pipe dream, and watch a zombie simulation wipe out the US (in our browser).

By March 23, 2015

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Friday Poll: Which VR or AR system do you want most?

Microsoft throws its HoloLens hat into the augmented-reality ring and faces off against a set of competitors that includes Oculus, Samsung and Google. Which one do you want to strap to your face?

By January 23, 2015

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Microsoft HoloLens: Not holograms, exactly, but strike one in AR turf war

Calling Microsoft's new immersive technology "holographic" isn't so much about what it does, but about what it feels like.

By January 21, 2015

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Watch a glorious HD timelapse of sunspot AR 12192

The sunspot that recently rolled across the surface of the sun while spewing out flares has been animated in a magnificent timelapse using NASA SDO images.

By November 10, 2014

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AR messaging app lets you leave notes in the real world

Traces offers a new way of messaging that allows you to leave digital surprises in real-life locations.

By August 5, 2014

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AR prototype makes any surface a touch interface

Augmented reality software designer Metaio has created a system that uses thermal imaging to create a touch interface on any object.

By May 27, 2014

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Hudway AR HUD with new voice assist is 'a professional co-driver on your phone'

Hudway, the augmented-reality app that creates a head-up display for driving by reflecting off your windshield, will be updating with voice assist.

By May 14, 2014

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Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 goes solo with GPS flight

The launch of a new GPS-powered Parrot AR.Drone quadcopter comes good on your biggest spook fantasy: flying autonomously.

By April 1, 2014

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Windows 10 upgrades from pirated predecessors won't be legit

Microsoft clarifies its statement about Windows 10 by noting that you can upgrade from a non-genuine version of Windows 7 or 8.1, but that doesn't mean you now have a legitimate version, according to Ars Technica.

By March 20, 2015