Sony is developing an augmented reality headset for surgeons

Sony is developing an augmented reality headset for surgeons

It appears that Sony’s interest in augmented reality is no longer limited to gaming. A Japanese intellectual property registration request that found its way its way into the public records of the United States Patent and Trademark Office this week reveals that the electronics giant has quietly designed a specialized head-mounted display designed to help surgeons…

Microsoft is developing 3D folders for Windows 10

The rows of folders you see in Windows Explorer may soon be replaced by interactive 3D cubes with contextual navigation aids to help you find files and applications judging by a recent patent filing from Microsoft that was published last week. The new scheme aims to address what Redmond perceives as a fundamental problem with the present arrangement.…

Nvidia’s upcoming VR headset revealed

Nvidia’s upcoming VR headset revealed

Rumors have been swirling about Nvidia’s planned entry into virtual reality for months,  but the existence of the project is still the only detail known to the general public. Or at least it was right up until about a week ago, when the patent filing for the system reached its mandatory disclosure date. Meet the…