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Retail IoT: Shoppers demand AI, VR, and a better fit online

Smart choices: Consumers want closer integration between online and in-store shopping experiences, according to a new survey published today. The Future of Retail report...

Reuters’ AR & VR visions revealed

Augmented reality (AR) and new visual interfaces will have a major role to play in the IoT, says a new report from Reuters. So...

20 VR and AR projects given up to £20,000 each by...

Twenty virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR) and mixed reality (MR) projects have been given up to £20,000 of funding by CreativeXR, a programme...

Apple AR headset one step closer thanks to Vrvana acquisition

In the clearest sign yet that Apple is developing augmented reality hardware, the company has purchased Canadian AR start-up Vrvana. While Apple has remained tight-lipped...

DroneBase unveils augmented reality platform for UAV pilots

The DroneBase AirCraft platform allows pilots to build structures in the sky with GPS-based augmented reality. It's expected to be used for pilot training, among...

IoB Insiders: Time to contemplate the end of the smartphone?

IoB Insiders Rob Bamforth, analyst at Quocirca, asks: Is it time to contemplate the end of the smartphone era and if so, what will its replacement...

Upskill’s augmented reality tech makes impact at GE

In the world of engineering, even small mistakes can cost millions further down the line. General Electric (GE) is using augmented reality technology in...

Digital Catapult explains why it’s backing immersive reality

Internet of Business unpicks the future in business for virtual, augmented and mixed reality – or VR, AR and MR – with Aurelien Simon,...

Start-up of the month: Chirp – turning data into sound to...

Internet of Business caught up with Moran Lerner, CEO of UK technology start-up Chirp, to talk sonic barcodes and how turning data into sound can...

Competition: Charities challenged to take advantage of AR & VR technologies

Virtual reality development company Showstorm has launched a competition this week challenging charities to take advantage of virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR)...

Apple could be preparing to launch Augmented Reality glasses

Apple may be working on augmented reality glasses to rival Microsoft's Hololens, according to reports from Apple Insider. The publication cites a Facebook posting from...

Scalpel, clamp, VR headset: A surgeon’s quest to fix healthcare

Shafi Ahmed, a cancer surgeon at Bart’s hospital in London, is making waves with his innovative use of Virtual Reality (VR) in healthcare. Here,...