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Apple Granted US Patent for 3D Printer that Can Work with Augmented Reality and AR Glasses

Silicon Valley tech giant Apple jumped headfirst into the virtual reality field over the last two years, when it hired a top VR researcher in 2016 and acquired some small startups in 2015, including augmented reality and computer vision company Metaio. More recently, Apple has been looking into augmented reality applications, though the company is keeping mum, as usual, about its plans. Thankfully, Patently Apple is around to keep us updated about what’s going on with the company’s...

Global Glasses-Free HD 3D Displays Market 2017 Top Players: Seefeld, Vision Display, Leyard, Alioscopy

Deerfield Beach, FL -- (SBWIRE) -- 10/03/2017 -- The market study on Global Glasses-Free HD 3D Displays Market 2017 Research Report studies current as well as future aspects of the Glasses-Free HD 3D Displays Market primarily based upon factors on which the companies compete in the market, key trends and segmentation analysis. This report covers each side of the worldwide market, ranging from the fundamental market info and advancing more to varied important criteria, based on that, the...

Topology lets you try before you buy glasses using AR in an app

Topology Eyewear is an augmented reality app providing custom-fit glasses from a 3D scan of your face.Most glasses are mass manufactured to fit a supposedly symmetric head. The problem is, most of us are not that symmetrical. The Topology app, available on iOS, uses face-scanning technology to take into account ears that might reach farther back or sit uneven, a wider or thinner nose and other facial factors that can make most glasses not fit as well as they should.Serial entrepreneur and...