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Apple Hires NASA Augmented Reality Expert Jeff Norris


Norris has reportedly joined Apple as a senior manager working on the augmented reality team led by Mike Rockwell, who formerly ran Dolby Labs. The team is said to be working on the previously-rumored augmented reality smart glasses as well as AR features for future versions of the iPhone.

 

International Business Times

Visa Sees Ambient Authentication In The Future Of Social Payments


Visa knows where commerce is headed: the change from card to phone leading to financial services done via social platforms. So, in preparation for the next generation of social payments, Visa is testing and refining all sorts of behavioural biometrics, from voice recognition into more passive states of "ambient authentication".

Task & Purpose

The Navy Is Testing An Augmented Reality Gunner’s Helmet Straight Out Of ‘Star Wars’


This high-tech helmet looks like something torn from the inside of Tony Stark’s Iron Man armor, or maybe the gunner bay of the Millennium Falcon, but don’t be fooled: The U.S. Navy’s latest gadget could revolutionize the way American warships engage the enemy — and it’s coming to bridges sooner than you may think.

TechCrunch

Googles Launches A Virtual Reality Artwork Gallery On The Web


Making 3D objects viewable in an attractive way on the web is an interesting proposition for Google. Though this particular update is focused on artwork, it is ultimately user-generated 3D content that the company is enabling to be viewable on the web.

 

Mobile Syrup

Graphene Is A Durable Electrode Technology That Could Revolutionize Flexible Displays


Researchers at South Korea’s Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute announced on April 11th that they had developed transparent electrodes for OLED displays out of graphene, a material that is considered the thinnest, most flexible and fastest option for transferring heat and electricity.

BGR

Revolutionary New Glove Lets You Actually Feel Virtual Reality


The glove’s force feedback technology and multiple pressure sensors also give it real-time feedback about grip strength, so the user can virtually squeeze a stuffed animal or feel the grip of a trigger — whatever the object they encounter, they’ll be able to “feel” it.

 

 

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