Microsoft trademarks Direct Reality for gaming
by Asher Madan
Yesterday, Microsoft said that virtual reality won’t be part of their E3 2017 press conference. However, a few days beforehand, they filed a trademark for a service called Direct Reality which is related to gaming. According to ...
Windows Store now has over 150 ‘exclusive’ mixed reality apps as Microsoft celebrates the 1st birt...
by Sean Chan
It’s been a year since Microsoft launched the HoloLens in the United States. The company brought the HoloLens to more countries and introduce new features for the HoloLens over the past several months. Today, Microsoft is ce...
Windows 10 Cloud might not be able to run Windows Mixed Reality
Last year, Microsoft announced that it’ll be bringing Windows Mixed Reality (previously known as Windows Holographic) to Windows 10 PCs with the upcoming Creators Update. Redmond has been testing the new Windows Mixed Realit...
First Look: This is Windows Holographic in Windows 10
With the Windows 10 Creators Update, Microsoft is bringing the Windows Holographic Shell to Windows 10 PCs. With Windows Holographic, Windows 10 users will be able to use some of their apps and games in a VR environment via virtua...
Microsoft officially unveils minimum PC specs for Windows 10 VR
by Sean Chan
Several months ago, Microsoft officially announced that the company is bringing Windows Holographic to the PC. The company also announced recently that it will be partnering with OEMs to build virtual reality devices for Windows 1...
See Microsoft’s vision of a wide Windows Holographic platform in action (video)
Microsoft is opening up their Windows Holographic platform to other headset makers, which includes those companies who make virtual reality headsets like the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. In the above video Microsoft shows how these d...
8ninths Develops A Holographic Workstation For Citi Using HoloLens
8ninths, a Seattle-based, design and development studio was named Microsoft as one of seven companies chosen for the Microsoft HoloLens Agency Readiness Program. 8ninths showcased their “Holographic Workstation” prototype, des...
Object Theory Launches Mixed Reality Collaboration Service for Microsoft HoloLens
Back in July last year, we reported about Object Theory, a software development agency focused on the creation of mixed reality applications for Microsoft HoloLens. Object Theory is founded by Michael Hoffman, a Principal Enginee...
Build 2016: HoloLens DevKit to start shipping today
Microsoft’s Alex Kipman, has announced that the HoloLens DevKit will start shipping today. The DevKit costs 3000 USD and is the first fully untethered holographic device. Have you ordered the HoloLend DevKit? Let us know in ...
Microsoft starts confirming first wave of HoloLens shipments [updated]
Update: A Microsoft spokesperson told us that Microsoft will begin to ship the HoloLens from March 30, as promised earlier. Original story follows below. Microsoft started taking pre-orders for the HoloLens earlier this year. ...