As the ecosystem around Mixed Reality heats up it’s getting more and more difficult to keep up to date on all the latest news and changes. This weekly newsletter / link blog will include links to many Microsoft articles as well as other blogs and resources posted online by the community at large. This may also include links on occasion that are not related to Microsoft but have relevance on Mixed Reality, Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, and other related areas.
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Here’s a collection of some of the most noteworthy blog articles posted over the past week; both from Microsoft and the Community at large. Some links may not even be about Microsoft technologies, as the purpose of this list to cover the industry at a large.
- Beat the Laptop Airplane Ban with Microsoft HoloLens! by Chris Pietschmann
Mixed Reality / Augmented Reality
- Market Reality: Outlook for Augmented & Mixed Reality Remains Favorable by Tommy Palladino
- TWC9: VR, MR, Always-Connected at Computex, Building a Chat Bot, A Tale of Two Kernels and more… | This Week On Channel 9 via Channel 9
- Wikitude & Lenovo Converge for Augmented Reality Cloud Platform by Tommy Palladino
- Epson Adds Two New Moverio Augmented Reality Headsets by Tommy Palladino
- More Windows Mixed Reality Headsets Debut at Computex by Paul Thurrott
- COMPUTEX: Microsoft and OEM Partners Show Off Mixed Reality Headsets via SuperSite for Windows
- Aryzon Aims to be the Google Cardboard of AR by Peter Graham
- THX Creates Certification Program for AR and VR Glasses by Rebecca Hills-Duty
- VR and AR Get a Place in Silicon Valley’s Tech Museum by Rebecca Hills-Duty
- Future Warfare Could Involve Tactical Augmented Reality by Rebecca Hills-Duty
- Kaleidoscope and 1stAveMachine Form Partnership Focused on Branded VR Content by Peter Graham
- HTC VIVE and XYZprinting Partner on 3D Modelling in VR by Peter Graham
- VirZOOM Leverages Funding And Partnerships for Growth by Rebecca Hills-Duty
- SEGA Open New VR Arcade Arena In Japan by Rebecca Hills-Duty
- Samsung Announces VR Partnership With UFC, X-Games and Live Nation by Rebecca Hills-Duty
- Most New Oculus Rift Owners Also Buy Touch by Rebecca Hills-Duty
- Acer Continues VR Expansion at Computex 2017, Confirms Predator Triton 700 to Ship With NVIDIA GTX 1080’s by Peter Graham
- Star Trek: Bridge Crew Now Launched on Oculus Rift by Rebecca Hills-Duty
- Every New Purchase of HTC Vive now Comes with Star Trek: Bridge Crew by Peter Graham
- A XXX Reality: The True Future of VR for Adult Entertainment by Bradley Phillips
- HTC Vive and Intel to Bring WiGig Wireless VR Solution to the Headset by Peter Graham
- Star Trek: Bridge Crew Review — This right here is why VR exists by Russell Holly
Video of the Week
ROBORDER – Proof-of-concept (POC) of Drone control with Microsoft HoloLens
And, another, because this stuff is awesome!!
Microsoft HoloLens: Partner Spotlight with thyssenkrupp
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