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Vuzix M300 Smart Glasses Now Provide Mac and PC Screen Mirroring Through iDisplay

ROCHESTER, N.Y., June 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Vuzix® Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), ("Vuzix" or, the "Company"), a leading supplier of Smart Glasses, Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) technologies and products for the consumer and enterprise markets, is pleased to announce that the Company's M300 Smart Glasses now supports iDisplay to provide screen mirroring and act as an additional display for a Mac or PC.  With the iDisplay application installed on the M300, the M300 Smart...

Apple patents augmented reality (AR) smart glasses system with ‘touchscreen’

An Apple patent has surfaced detailing a pair of smart glasses that in some way feature augmented reality (AR) technology, the purposes for which seem to, in this case, revolve around presenting points of interest. The patent indicates something like a two-part system, in that the augmented reality system wouldn’t necessarily require smart glasses, but such a wearable device would greatly enhance the AR experience. Even better, these smart glasses have a type of ‘touchscreen’ support.The...

All the pieces are in place for Apple to launch its own AR glasses

Earlier this week, a patent detailing augmented reality technologies for the iPhone also described AR glasses that would be able to display AR content. The accessory would even allow users to interact with the digital layer of information shown on the glasses by hand gestures that would be perceived by the camera.I wrote at the time that AR glasses made by Apple might be the kind of device that would “kill” the iPhone. By killing the iPhone, I meant that smart glasses like the ones in the...