The company is heavily investing in optimizing its manufacturing process to meet the anticipated demand for its forthcoming Project Morpheus headsets from virtual reality fans.
This sensory-aware shoe provides a valuable case study in why mobile manufacturers should tread carefully when venturing beyond their main area of focus.
If not being able to use the touchscreen while talking over the phone seems like an inconvenience, this hybrid between a smartphone and smart glasses that Sony is trying to patent may just the model for you.
Two pairs of stereo cameras and some nifty software allow this proposed smart necklace from Toyota to help you find your way through a crowded city and spot obstacles such as hazard signs even from significant distances.
There are some cases where creativity can be a lot more important than practicality, but designing consumer gadgets is not one of those cases. LG apparently didn’t get the memo it filed to patent this magnet-powered monstrosity.
Microsoft is looking to patent an augmented reality kit that could turn your desk or sofa into a full-blown interactive display for gaming. You’ll be able to hold that weekly D&D adventure with people from half way around the world.
LG is moving to patent a detachable mobile camera that will be able to transmit – and display – video over Bluetooth from up to 32 feet. Goodbye GoPros, nanny cams and (dare we hope?) selfie sticks.
What has three sets of cameras, integrated support for cloud-based streaming and motion detection sensitivity that puts Microsoft’s Kinect to shame?
Twice the screens, twice the fun. And a lot of sensors to make it all work.
If Asus has its way with this new patent filling, you may soon be able to see past the next turn with a quick glimpse to the wrist.
Qualcomm has come up with a way to make music resume from the point when you took off your headset and conserve power in the process.
It doesn’t reflect too well on humanity that LG needs to invent a brand new phone just to stop people from getting themselves run over while texting.