Into the metaverse

The metaverse as described to us by science fiction is a world of infinite possibilities. The easiest way to conceptualise it is by looking at Hollywood blockbusters such as Avatar and Ready, Player One.

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The Vuzix shield offers a revolutionary combination of miniature ultra-bright projectors

Vuzix Corporation, a supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technology and products, announced the unveiling of the Vuzix Shield Smart Glasses, which were recently named a multiple CES 2022 Innovation Awards Honoree. The Vuzix Shield Smart Glasses, previously referred to as Vuzix Next Generation Smart Glasses (NGSG), represents the most powerful binocular optically see-through smart

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Vuzix announces agreement with Verizon to deliver AR with 5G and mobile edge compute

Rochester, N.Y., 27 Dec 2021 – Vuzix Corporation, a supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technology and products, announced that the Company has entered into an agreement with Verizon to leverage the power of Verizon’s 5G and edge computing technologies to deliver a augmented reality experience for sports and gaming.

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DeHealth claims to offer world’s first healthcare metaverse

Altrincham, England. 22 Dec 2021 – A British non-profit organisation, DeHealth, has announced the start of the creation of a Decentralised Metaverse, which will take millions of doctors and patients to a new world where they can work, interact with each other in full 3D format and earn virtual assets by selling their anonymised medical data.

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AR takeaways will be the new way to order food, says Foodhub CEO

Augmented reality (AR) will transform food delivery within the next five years as the industry prepares for a technological evolution. That’s according to the Foodhub CEO.

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Re-defining the virtual world through the metaverse

In a world where everything is moving further and further into digital, the metaverse is part of a wider transformation of our digital lives. It is a pure online world where people can choose to retreat to game, work and communicate. It is considered bymany as the latest evolution of interpersonal communications. In another way,

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Ericsson launches time-critical communication toolbox

Ericsson is enhancing its 5G capabilities with the launch of an end-to-end solution that aims to guarantee the consistent low latency and high reliability demanded by time-critical applications and services for consumers, enterprises, and public sector.

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Yellowfin explores the future of data storytelling and reveals the impact narrative and automation will have on business analytics

London. 27 October, 2021 – Yellowfin, the analytics vendor that combines action-based dashboards, automated discovery, and powerful data storytelling, launches a white paper exploring ‘The Future of Data Storytelling: how narrative and automation will redefine the next decade of analytics’, offering valuable insight to organisations on the power and potential of future augmented and automated

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VMware charts course for customers to seize opportunity

Organisations are distributing workloads across multiple clouds while simultaneously extending out to the edge pushing apps and services closer to where people, data and things connect to the networked digital world. At VMworld 2021, VMware, Inc. outlined how it is helping customers make sense of a more complex, multi-cloud environment and unveiled its vision for

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Virtual reality simulation to play part in more accessible northern England railway services

A new “Serious Game” Virtual Reality Simulation is being developed to support disabled people to better access travel on northern England’s Northern’s services.

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PTC and Volvo Group announce digital engineering collaboration

PTC and the Volvo Group announced plans to further increase collaboration around digital engineering. Volvo Group has decided to unify its CAD platforms, which positions PTC’s products to serve as the primary CAD and PLM solutions used in the Volvo Group for complete vehicle design.

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ETSI launches specification for the 5th generation fixed network, F5G technology landscape

ETSI’s 5th Generation Fixed Network group (F5G ISG) has just released its specification, ETSI GS F5G 003, entitled F5G Technology Landscape. In this specification, the ISG studies the technical requirements, existing standards and gaps for 10 different new use cases, for home, enterprises or industrial needs.

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Revolutionising AR with Infineon’s new MEMS scanner for eyeglasses and head-up displays

What if your everyday eyeglasses became the next media for augmented reality applications? What if every car could display valuable data on the whole windshield to securely guide you through the traffic? The new MEMS* scanner solution from Infineon Technologies AG, comprising a MEMS mirror and MEMS driver, allows completely new product designs. Its miniature

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Signify joins HomeGrid Forum to transform wireless communications

HomeGrid Forum has announced that Signify, the provider of lighting, has joined the organisation to expand the innovation and deployment of G.hn technology for Light Fidelity (Li-Fi) applications.

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ETSI report aims to enable MEC deployment in a multi-operator environment

The ETSI MEC Industry Specification Group has just released a new Group Report ETSI GR MEC 0035 to enable inter-MEC system deployment and MEC-Cloud system coordination. This Report was motivated by the mobile network operators’ interest in forming federated MEC environments and enabling information exchange in a secure manner, in the event that MEC platforms

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Vuforia instruct SaaS simplifies CAD-based AR

On stage at the Vuforia Live Virtual Event, PTC has released the new Vuforia Instruct out-of-the-box offering from the Vuforia Enterprise Augmented Reality (AR) Suite.

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