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How VR training is making waves in the engineering sector

How VR training is making waves in the engineering sector
Ben Bennett, Managing Director of Virtual Reality (VR) developer Luminous Group, explains why this burgeoning technology can improve training outcomes in the engineering sector.
15th February 2019

AR app for human-machine interaction on the plant floor

AR app for human-machine interaction on the plant floor
An augmented reality (AR) app has been developed by Progea that incorporates Human Machine Interfaces (HMIs) onto Smart Glasses. By superimposing digital information onto physical objects, the AR HMIs empower factory workers to interact with machines and manufacturing processes virtually. 
13th February 2019

Combined integrated optics and holography in AR technology

Combined integrated optics and holography in AR technology
An institute of CEA-Tech, Leti, has developed a novel retinal-projection concept for augmented reality (AR) uses based on a combination of integrated optics and holography. The lens-free optical system uses disruptive technologies to overcome the limitations of existing AR glasses, such as limited field-of-view and bulky optical systems.
8th February 2019


Take a virtual ride on a dangerous road from your sofa

Take a virtual ride on a dangerous road from your sofa
  Want to be an adrenaline junkie without actually fearing for your safety? Comparethemarket.com's latest 360° experience takes you on a drive on the world’s most dangerous road. Enjoy views of the Amazonian forest, winding slopes and steep cliffs - all from the comfort of your smartphone.
4th February 2019

Bringing cable management to life: a virtual reality experience

Bringing cable management to life: a virtual reality experience
Cable management specialist, HellermannTyton UK has opened a Virtual Reality (VR) experience at its Cannock site. The investment in VR technology forms a part of the HellermannTyton ACADEMY; a centre which allows visitors and customers to gain hands-on experience with the business’s vast range of cable management solutions.
22nd January 2019

Sensors enabling the next-generation of all-in-one VR platforms

Sensors enabling the next-generation of all-in-one VR platforms
A complete portfolio of VR sensors enabling a new class of highly accurate and affordable all-in-one VR solutions has been launched by TDK Corporation. The key platform components includes the InvenSense ICM-42688 six-axis motion sensor for HMDs, which provides the low noise figure and features high-resolution measurement mode.
22nd January 2019

Experience lighting before you buy with VR

Experience lighting before you buy with VR
How do you visualise the right light for your store or city before you buy? Signify, the lighting specialist, is helping its customers do just this with the help of apps that provide an experience, showcasing the possibilities for lighting using virtual reality (VR). Now customers can step into a virtual world to visualise how lighting can transform their fashion store or city street.
21st January 2019

Inside-out 6-DoF ultrasonic controller tracking solution

Inside-out 6-DoF ultrasonic controller tracking solution
It has been announced that TDK Corporation is expanding its Chirp Microsystems ultrasonic product portfolio with Chirp SonicTrack, an ultrasonic six-degree-of-freedom (6-DoF) controller tracking solution for all-in-one virtual reality systems. Chirp SonicTrack is an inside-out tracking system that fuses ultrasonic and inertial sensor data to provide 6-DoF position and orientation tracking of a hand-held controller with sub-millimetre precision over a field of view of over 240°. 
15th January 2019

Pimax brings VR 2.0 to CES 2019

Pimax brings VR 2.0 to CES 2019
Leap Motion and 7invensun integrated technology, together with the new open-palm controllers, allow Pimax to give VR enthusiasts a truly immersive experience. The most crowdfunded VR brand in the world, Pimax, will showcase its 8K series VR headsets with brand new Pimax controllers, designed to free your hand for an open-palm immersive experience. The headsets are embedded with Leap Motion and 7invensun technology and together the three brands open up the era for VR 2.0 and bring a truly immersive experience for VR enthusiasts.
10th January 2019

Accelerating deployment of 3D optical sensing

Accelerating deployment of 3D optical sensing
ams and Face++ have agreed a co-operation arrangement to accelerate OEMs’ and system integrators’ deployments of 3D optical sensing technologies such as face recognition. This partnership means that manufacturers can go to market faster with systems for performing functions such as face recognition, facial payments, Animoji creation and augmented/virtual reality.
7th January 2019


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Hannover Fair 2019
1st April 2019
Germany Hannover
The Security Event 2019
9th April 2019
United Kingdom NEC, Birmingham
Ceramics Expo 2019
29th April 2019
United States of America International Exposition Center (I-X Center)
Electronics & Applications 2019
14th May 2019
Netherlands Jaarbeurs Utrecht Hall 7 Jaarbeursplein
Agile for Automotive 2019
15th May 2019
United States of America Detroit, MI