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Report: Apple’s AR Headset Won’t Be Out Until 2022, With AR Glasses to Follow in 2023

Apple won’t be launching new augmented reality products until at least 2022 to 2023, the Information reported on Monday, citing an internal Apple presentation described by sources. Read More >>

Human Eye Resolution VR Is a Treat If You Know Where to Look

VR is still in its infancy. It’s at the stage at TVs before colour, or computers before they got personal. It’s easy to forget that because there are so many headsets (and cardboard boxes). But Varjo’s VR-1, a slick looking headset intended for the professionals making the content you’ll one day use, is a great reminder that we’re still in the early days of this technology. This is one of the first VR headsets to provide the super high pixel per inch count your eye can actually enjoy. Read More >>

Royole Moon: A Cinema Strapped to Your Face?

The future we dreamed about as kids somehow snuck up on us and we hardly even noticed: powerful computers that fit into our pockets, video phone calls, wireless everything – and headsets that can transport us basically anywhere we want. The latest headset I’ve strapped myself into isn’t a virtual reality experience though; it’s the Royole Moon, a “3D mobile theatre”. Basically, it’s a cinema that straps to your face. Read More >>

I’m Struggling to Believe This Report of an Apple AR/VR Headset Coming in 2020

Apple has stumbled in its efforts to win the voice computing wars, and it’s pretty far behind its competitors in the virtual reality/mixed reality field. But if a new report is true, Apple is aiming to have a headset ready by 2020 that goes beyond anything we’ve ever seen. Take this all with a large grain of salt. Read More >>

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Magic Leap’s Secrecy Obsession Is Reportedly Making Devs Say Screw It

At some point, Magic Leap is going to have to let people play around with its ultra-secret mixed reality device. Dev kits are now shipping to select partners, so it would seem that time is now. But the chosen few are required to take extra security precautions that make it unlikely you’ll bump into one of the headsets at a party. Read More >>

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This Is Magic Leap’s First Headset

For months, cryptic teases and rampant rumours have indicated that Magic Leap was planning some sort of big reveal related to its long overdue mixed reality headset was coming before the end of the year. On Tuesday, we finally got the look at the device we’ve been waiting for. Read More >>

Magic Leap Patent May Reveal Its Upcoming AR Headset

Magic Leap—valued at more than $4.5/£3.1 billion—is one of the most secretive (and exciting) technology companies in the world. Despite its fruitful fundraising campaigns, the company has never released a commercial product and very few people have ever tried its state-of-the-art augmented reality headset. Read More >>

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LG 360 VR Is One of the Shittiest Virtual Reality Headsets I’ve Ever Tried

LG is jumping on the VR bandwagon with the release of its new LG 360 VR headset, designed exclusively for the new G5 phone. We had a chance to try it during Mobile World Congress in Barcelona and ended up with some pretty strong feelings. The LG 360 VR is way less immersive (and impressive) than other headsets like the Gear VR, Oculus Rift, and HTC Vive—and it’s hard to imagine who on earth would want a headset like this. Read More >>

Sony’s Ear Puts an AI Inside Your, Er, Ear

Sony clearly watched Joaquin Phoenix in Her. Its latest announcement is an earpiece that interacts with your phone to inject the sweet mutterings of an AI straight into your skull. Welcome to the future. Read More >>

First Class Fliers Get to Play With Samsung Gear VR Headsets

Select fliers on some Airbus A380 planes operated by Quantas will be able to mess around with a Samsung Gear VR headset while flying from Sydney and Melbourne, bringing you closer to the in-flight magazine than ever before. Read More >>

Microsoft May Demo an Xbox One VR Headset at E3, Says Rumour

Microsoft's Xbox may be about to jump into the VR world, with rumours suggesting some developers are already having a whale of a time messing about with devkits for a future Xbox One VR headset. Read More >>

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Is Google Glass Dying?

Google Glass was supposed to be the eyewear of the future, but that future sounds pretty grim—at least if you read Reuters' latest report on the cyborg-like eyewear. Read More >>

Samsung’s Gear VR Headset Will Cost $200 in the US

How much cash will you need to spend to turn your Samsung Galaxy Note 4 into a bonafide virtual reality headset? Now, we finally know: the Samsung Gear VR will officially cost $200. We don't have a UK price yet, but the (totally unrealistic) conversion is £127. Read More >>

Moto Hint Review: The First Bluetooth Headset I Wasn’t Ashamed to Wear

Bluetooth earpieces have always stuck out. I mean they've literally stuck out of your ear. Perhaps they're not as much of a fashion faux pas as Google Glass, but there's definitely a stigma about them. To combat the cyborg look, some wearable manufacturers are building smartwatches, but Motorola also has a backup plan: a tiny, handsome earbud that can act like a personal assistant. Read More >>

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Oculus Working on Tricky VR Control Problem

The newly wealthy Oculus Rift development team is working on methods to control your little virtual reality man of the future, suggesting that VR control is such a critical element of the package that it's taking it in-house to do properly. Read More >>