Google AR microscope uses machine learning to quickly spot cancer cells

Google AR microscope makes use of machine studying to rapidly spot most cancers cells

Discovering and diagnosing most cancers might have simply develop into a lot simpler because of augmented actuality. Google Research this week revealed an AR microscope (ARM) able to detecting cancerous cells in real-time with the assistance of machine studying. Locating most cancers with a typical microscope is a troublesome and time-consuming course of, with a raft of […]

Zuckerberg doesn’t rule out that Facebook’s app audit could take ‘years’

Oculus’s dealing with of non-public information is an ‘existential disaster’

Facebook is overhauling the Oculus privateness coverage and phrases of service as the corporate prepares to launch its first standalone VR headset. The change comes amid new European privacy regulations and a world motion calling into query Facebook’s platform and enterprise mannequin. Earlier this month, CEO Mark Zuckerberg appeared before Congress to reply questions concerning the firm’s dealing with of non-public […]

Arden’s Wake shows how Penrose is getting better at telling stories in VR

Arden’s Wake reveals how Penrose is getting higher at telling tales in VR

The fourth manufacturing from VR studio Penrose, Arden’s Wake: Tide’s Fall, is debuting at Tribeca and it touches upon well-worn territory for this crew. Namely, it’s a narrative concerning the relationship between mum or dad and little one, dealing with loss and, finally, shifting on. Heavy matters for the movie’s deceptively charming visuals, true, however […]

HTC expects 5G to boost VR and AR sales, but not until 2020

Vive Pro sends out its AR dev equipment

HTC simply launched its software program improvement equipment for the front-facing cameras on the Vive Pro. The new replace ought to assist flip the machine into the type of augmented actuality developer equipment Magic Leap has been distributing quietly in small numbers. Magic Leap is raising billions of dollars for a see-through AR headset that’s exhausting to […]

iQiyi, the Netflix of China, announces 4K VR headset with 8K video support

iQiyi, the Netflix of China, proclaims 4K VR headset with 8K video help

iQiyi, the Baidu-owned video streaming service often called China’s model of Netflix, has announced that it’s going to launch the world’s first 4K VR headset with 8K panoramic video playback capabilities. The headset will apparently be referred to as VR II, and is scheduled to launch in May. Having beforehand partnered with Qualcomm on VR […]

Osmo hits a million educational AR games on iPads

Osmo hits one million academic AR video games on iPads

Osmo has been a prolific producer of augmented actuality video games for iPads and iPhones in its brief historical past. And the corporate is revealing at present that these video games have reached one million iPads, which is changing into a major academic machine for younger youngsters. Osmo began with a intelligent invention, a mirror […]

Tencent is the biggest fish in the $22 billion game investment pond

Tencent is the largest fish within the $22 billion recreation funding pond

In game-industry deal-making, there’s Tencent, then there’s everybody else. The Chinese behemoth led or participated in over $four of each $10 invested in video games corporations worldwide within the final 12 months to the tip of Q1 2018. It was concerned both sell-side or buy-side in over three-quarters of all video games M&A deal worth […]

Oculus announces new privacy dashboard and policy ahead of new European regs

Oculus pronounces new privateness dashboard and coverage forward of latest European regs

Oculus is updating its privateness coverage forward of May 25, when the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will take impact. Facebook’s digital actuality division will debut its new privateness coverage tomorrow, adopted by a May 20 rollout of a brand new dashboard for customers to view the information they’ve already shared. “My Privacy Center” will allow […]

VCs hold contest for best augmented reality pitch

VCs maintain contest for greatest augmented actuality pitch

Twenty-seven enterprise capital funds and buyers are uniting to carry the Global AR Online Pitch Event, a contest geared toward figuring out stellar augmented actuality startups. The successful contestant will seemingly obtain an funding from the group. Gree’s funding fund, dubbed the GFR Fund, organized the occasion with Super Ventures and the Venture Reality Fund. […]

TheWaveVR raises $6 million for social VR music and arts platform

TheWaveVR raises $6 million for social VR music and humanities platform

Some digital actuality startups are having hassle getting the attention of investors, after the primary wave of VR headsets didn’t stay as much as the hype. But TheWaveVR has been in a position to elevate $6 million in enterprise funding for its social VR platform and neighborhood for VR music and visible arts experiences. TheWaveVR […]