The future of computing lies in Augmented Reality. This entails a wearable device which lets a person see virtual elements layered on top of the real world. The one company which is already in the thick of things in this world is Microsoft. It has the device Hololens already in development edition. Developers can partner with Microsoft to create applications for Hololens (can apply here).The Future of Computing and Devices is Here with #AugmentedReality #Gadgets #technology Click To Tweet
What can you do with Microsoft’s Hololens and Augmented Reality?
Going forward you may not even need a TV. Can watch the TV anywhere – your wall maybe.. and have it resized the way you want.
Skype on the go
You are busy with something and want to interact with someone on video to get help, Hololens could bring the person right in front of you. Like this example of the woman talking to her Dad.
If you want to play your game somewhere, you can use Hololens and do it say, on your table top. Here is a small clip for how to play minecraft.
Apple and Google are also Joining Augmented Reality World
Apple Joining the Augmented Reality Bandwagon
While Microsoft is much further ahead, Apple is now jumping into this world as well. It has started by acquiring Apple an augmented reality company called Metaio. Apple has even hired one of the leads for Microsoft’s Hololens. Here is what Metaio’s product can do.
Google is taking the Magic Leap as well
Google is also making serious inroads via Google-backed Magic Leap. Here is a clip using Magic Leap device.
Also check out this solar system visualizing.
Augmented Reality will be the future and many devices may face the brunt of it. TVs, Computers, Smartphones, Game Consoles, and even movie theaters – will all be useless once the Augmented Reality devices kick in with their revolutionized capabilities. Microsoft, Apple and Google seem to be at the forefront of this revolution.
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