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Atheer Labs Turns To Crowdfunding To Bring Its 3D Augmented Reality Glasses To Life | TechCrunch

Atheer Labs Turns To Crowdfunding To Bring Its 3D Augmented Reality Glasses To Life | TechCrunch | My Augmented Second Life | Scoop.it
The jury is largely still out on wearable gadgets like Google Glass that let you passively consume information that appears in front of your eyes, but..
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Google releases 'sneak peek' of Glass app-development kit

Google releases 'sneak peek' of Glass app-development kit | My Augmented Second Life | Scoop.it
Back at SXSW, Google announced the Glass Mirror API — the first step in allowing developers to build apps, or "Glassware" for its wearable computing device. Now, developers will have a whole new...
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Second Life Founder, Philip Rosedale, Is Quietly Creating a Next-Generation Virtual World

Second Life Founder, Philip Rosedale, Is Quietly Creating a Next-Generation Virtual World | My Augmented Second Life | Scoop.it
In Ernest Cline’s Ready Player One, humanity escapes a gritty dystopia by donning VR goggles and entering a virtual world called OASIS. Back here in a comparatively rosy 2013, we don’t have a fully immersive virtual experience—yet.
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The Lens Of The Future Sees Much More Than What’s In Front Of You

The Lens Of The Future Sees Much More Than What’s In Front Of You | My Augmented Second Life | Scoop.it
Augmented reality is a term for technologies that soup up our view of the real world with an overlay of virtual information. Think Terminator vision.So far, augmented reality has been largely limited to marketing gimmicks and iPhone apps.
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An Expert's View on Google's Goggles | MIT Technology Review

An Expert's View on Google's Goggles | MIT Technology Review | My Augmented Second Life | Scoop.it
Mark Changizi, a neurobiologist and the author of The Vision Revolution, discusses Google’s augmented-reality glasses.
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The Real and Virtual Worlds Are Melting Together

The Real and Virtual Worlds Are Melting Together | My Augmented Second Life | Scoop.it
Social science studies increasingly suggest that the divide between the virtual and real worlds is narrowing. Our experiences of reality may no longer constitute a duality. Nath...
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UK company's 'augmented reality' glasses could be better than Google's

UK company's 'augmented reality' glasses could be better than Google's | My Augmented Second Life | Scoop.it
Google's Glass project may face some stiff competition, after TTP develops a 'heads-up' prototype
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Google 'to unveil' hi-tech Google Glasses that put a screen of information over the world

Google 'to unveil' hi-tech Google Glasses that put a screen of information over the world | My Augmented Second Life | Scoop.it
The 'Google X' lab - where engineers work on secret hi-tech projects - is reported to be working on glasses that offer a fighter-plane-style 'heads-up' display over the world, but look like normal glasses.
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Augmented reality headsets are closer than you think (Wired UK)

Augmented reality headsets are closer than you think (Wired UK) | My Augmented Second Life | Scoop.it
Over the last week, I've been testing out Epson's Moveria BT-100 headset, and it's reassured me that augmented reality headsets aren't far away
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Batteries Woven Right Into Fabric Boost Wearable Tech - IEEE Spectrum

Batteries Woven Right Into Fabric Boost Wearable Tech - IEEE Spectrum | My Augmented Second Life | Scoop.it
Incorporating solar cells into watch straps and clothing material could make wearable devices more convenient
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Oculus: 'Terrifying' virtual reality gaming 'will change the world', WE SWEAR IT

Oculus: 'Terrifying' virtual reality gaming 'will change the world', WE SWEAR IT | My Augmented Second Life | Scoop.it
Headset maker still ironing out problems, success still lingering on horizon
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Navy developing augmented-reality training system | KurzweilAI

Navy developing augmented-reality training system | KurzweilAI | My Augmented Second Life | Scoop.it
Puma Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) is used primarily for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, as well as force protection measures (credit: Lt. Erik
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Another augmented-reality glasses design emerges | KurzweilAI

Another augmented-reality glasses design emerges | KurzweilAI | My Augmented Second Life | Scoop.it
(Credit: EPFL) EPFL scientists in the Laboratory of Photonic Devices are developing a prototype of a pair of augmented-reality glasses that are similar to
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New World Notes: Tokyo University Developing Real Time, Open Source Kinect-to-Second Life Software

New World Notes: Tokyo University Developing Real Time, Open Source Kinect-to-Second Life Software | My Augmented Second Life | Scoop.it
SLKinect 2 is a pretty cool open source project being developed by folks at Network System Laboratory of Tokyo University to connect real world motion captured by a Kinect to avatar movement in Second Life and OpenSim.
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VR Integration Requires Total Transparency | ACCELER8OR

VR Integration Requires Total Transparency | ACCELER8OR | My Augmented Second Life | Scoop.it
The best in accelerating technoculture & screaming memes
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Japan scientist makes 'Avatar' robot

Japan scientist makes 'Avatar' robot | My Augmented Second Life | Scoop.it
A Japanese-developed robot that mimics the movements of its human controller is bringing the Hollywood blockbuster 'Avatar' one step closer to reality.
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Enable talk gloves

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Four Ukrainian students have created gloves that allow speech- and hearing-impaired people to communicate with those who don’t use or understand sign language.
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Brain Mounted Computers are a Dominant Strategy Equilibrium

Forecasting what technologies we will adopt in the future and how will interact with them is a highly speculative game, and the past is littered with hilariously misguided projections. A famous exa...
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