Future challenges facing Industry 4.0

SEAT has introduced a training programme centred on the future challenges facing Industry 4.0. Aimed at all the 14,000 employees, the company has designed a programme to make workers aware of the real meaning of the Industry 4.0 concept in an entertaining, interactive way, as well as the importance of people and their continuous training at Read more about Future challenges facing Industry 4.0[…]

SALENTO AVR 2017 – 4th International Conference on Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Computer Graphics

SALENTO AVR 2017 intends to bring together researchers, scientists and practitioners to discuss key issues, approaches, ideas, open problems, innovative applications and trends on virtual and augmented reality, 3D visualization and computer graphics in the areas of medicine, cultural heritage, arts, education, entertainment, military and industrial applications. SALENTO AVR 2017 solicits original contributions in the topic areas Read more about SALENTO AVR 2017 – 4th International Conference on Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Computer Graphics[…]

A new generation of interactive AR experiences

PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) announced from Vision Summit that the Vuforia® platform, the most widely used software for augmented reality (AR) development, will support devices based on Tango, a set of sensors from Google, for development of a new generation of interactive AR experiences. The Vuforia AR platform uses advanced computer vision technology to enable digital content Read more about A new generation of interactive AR experiences[…]

An augmented reality trading application offers glimpse into the future of trading

FlexTrade Systems (@FlexTrade), a global leader in multi-asset execution and order management systems, is pleased to announce “FlexAR” – an augmented reality trading application offering an extraordinary, new way of visualising and presenting trading via the company’s award-winning FlexTRADER EMS. FlexAR builds on existing technology and APIs within FlexTRADER’s open architecture offering an interactive order Read more about An augmented reality trading application offers glimpse into the future of trading[…]

The world’s first augmented reality (AR) hardware and software functional requirements guidelines

UI LABS and The Augmented Reality for Enterprise Alliance (AREA) announced today the release of the world’s first augmented reality (AR) hardware and software functional requirements guidelines, which will help AR technology companies develop products for industrial users. These AR functional requirements documents will lead to technology that improves the performance and efficiency for manufacturers Read more about The world’s first augmented reality (AR) hardware and software functional requirements guidelines[…]

SALENTO AVR 2017 – 4th International Conference on Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Computer Graphics

SALENTO AVR 2017 intends to bring together researchers, scientists and practitioners to discuss key issues, approaches, ideas, open problems, innovative applications and trends on virtual and augmented reality, 3D visualization and computer graphics in the areas of medicine, cultural heritage, arts, education, entertainment, military and industrial applications. SALENTO AVR 2017 solicits original contributions in the topic areas Read more about SALENTO AVR 2017 – 4th International Conference on Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Computer Graphics[…]

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Philips is developing a new augmented-reality surgical navigation technology

Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a leader in integrated image-guided therapy solutions, today announced the development of an industry-first augmented-reality surgical navigation technology that is designed to help surgeons perform image-guided open and minimally-invasive spine surgery. Philips is a pioneer in hybrid operating room (hybrid OR) solutions to facilitate both surgical and minimally-invasive endovascular Read more about Philips is developing a new augmented-reality surgical navigation technology[…]

Top Seven Global Technology Predictions for 2017

From artificial intelligence to the Internet of Things (IoT), far-reaching innovations are unfolding in virtually every technology sector around the globe, continuing to change the way consumers, businesses and machines interact while also spurring the next revolution in tech market growth, according to a new white paper from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader Read more about Top Seven Global Technology Predictions for 2017[…]

The Fraunhofer HHI is joining the Virtual Reality e. V. BerlinBrandenburg

Cooperation between the Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute and Filmuniversität Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF in the 3IT – Innovation Center for Immersive Imaging Technologies – is intended to establish shared working and research relationships, and to jointly develop and implement planned productions, especially in the fields of 360-degree image and sound, virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality Read more about The Fraunhofer HHI is joining the Virtual Reality e. V. BerlinBrandenburg[…]

SELFIE HANDBOOK – revealing people into twelve different selfie-personalities

Selfie culture is here to stay. In fact, the word “selfie” grew in popularity by 17,000 percent since 2012 and even gained a permanent spot in the Merriam-Webster dictionary in 2014. According to Perfect Corp., whose suite of augmented reality beauty apps has amounted over 350 million downloads globally, women spend 500 million minutes every Read more about SELFIE HANDBOOK – revealing people into twelve different selfie-personalities[…]

The First Interactive and Social Media Integrated Hologram System

VNTANA, the augmented reality company that builds the only interactive and scalable hologram systems, launched the HOLLAGRAM today, the first interactive hologram system with social media integration and data collection capabilities. The HOLLAGRAM combines Microsoft technology with VNTANA’s hardware and software platform, introducing an advanced social augmented reality experience without wearables. The HOLLAGRAM creates a Read more about The First Interactive and Social Media Integrated Hologram System[…]

SAIC won Military Training International’s Innovation Ribbon

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) was recognized by Military Training International as a 2016 Top Simulation and Training Company in the September 2016 edition for the third consecutive year. “SAIC is incredibly honored and proud to have won Military Training International’s Innovation Ribbon award and to be featured as a top simulation and training Read more about SAIC won Military Training International’s Innovation Ribbon[…]