Social Sharing with HoloLens Photos App and OneDrive Sync / Backup

Here’s a short preview video I recorded using the Microsoft HoloLens Development Edition to show off the built-in Windows 10 Photos App. This app provides some simple Social Media Sharing (currently Facebook and YouTube) as well as the ability to Sync your Images and Videos to Microsoft OneDrive. This is a short video that just goes over some of the basic features. All images and videos listed within the app shown in the video were taken / recorded on the HoloLens itself. This is the method I’ve been using to upload my HoloLens FPV (first person view) videos to YouTube. Continue reading

Web Browsing and YouTube on Microsoft HoloLens with Edge Browser

There are a number of applications that come with the “Holographic” version of Windows 10 that runs on the Microsoft HoloLens Development Edition. Here’s a short video where I show a little on the user experience of browsing the web using the built-in Microsoft Edge web browser, as well as using Edge to watch YouTube videos on the HoloLens. Continue reading

How to Watch Netflix on Microsoft HoloLens

One of the many questions I’ve had about the Microsoft HoloLens has been about the ability to watch media content. Just like many other people, I do subscribe to Netflix and it’s my most used media streaming service. The Microsoft HoloLens is a pretty cool Augmented Reality (AR) device, and it enables some really cool game types that weren’t previously possible. However, what it you just want to sit back and watch a movie or TV show? How does the HoloLens fare for viewing traditional 2-Dimensional content? Continue reading