Microsoft HoloLens might one day assist in spine surgeries

Microsoft HoloLens becomes an AR assistant for spinal surgery 3RockAR

Microsoft HoloLens may find its way into operating rooms of the future, as medical technology firm Scopis has created the first mixed-reality interface for surgeons on the high-powered augmented reality headset. Designed primarily for open and minimally invasive spinal surgery, Scopis’ AR-powered tech claims to improve the accuracy and speed of surgeons wearing the HoloLens […]

Gorillaz release second Augmented Reality app

Gorillaz release second Augmented Reality app - 3rockAR Blog

A couple weeks ago, we wrote about an AR app the virtual band was using to superimpose elements from the band’s music videos into a smartphone camera. Now, the band is launching “The Lenz” app, which reveals exclusive Gorillaz content when the phone camera is pointed anything in the color magenta. You can download the app […]

Google is turning new mixed reality headsets invisible, kind of?

Google is turning new mixed reality headsets invisible, kind of? 3rockar

Let’s be honest if you have ever watched someone wear and use a VR headset, you know how odd they can look, however Google is looking at a new mixed reality tech that removes the headset from a virtual reality experience so that spectators can actually see the wearers’ facial expressions in real time. The […]

Do you want a trip in to a mixed reality environment?

Augmented reality is beneficial in marketing 3rockar

What is mixed reality? How does it differ from virtual reality and augmented reality? Or is it the same thing? Mixed reality (MR) is where the real and virtual world merges, producing new environments and where physical and digital objects can co-exist and interact in real time, however it does not take place only in […]