Could THIS improve inflight customer service? Airline tests ‘mixed reality’ Hololens glasses to attend to passengers’ needs

Air New Zealand is pinning its hopes on the Microsoft Hololens, a 'mixed reality' headset that allows users to see holograms alongside the physical world.The HoloLens app is still in its Beta testing stage, but the airline hopes the devices could help staff to better understand their customers' emotions and needs.Leeanne Langridge, cabin crew…
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The incredible ‘zombie projector’ that can virtually peel back the layers of a person to show their skeleton and muscles working

The system works by using sensors mounted on a scaffold, which project images of human muscles and skeletons onto a volunteer The system, called the Augmented Studio, is designed to enhance teaching for physiotherapy students.The Augmented Studio was built by Dr Hoang, computer engineer Zaher Joukhadar and Phd student Martin Reinoso, who adapted…
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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Screenwriter Nicole Perlman Makes VR Debut With ‘Raising a Rukus’

Courtesy of The Virtual Reality a Rukus,” the animated kids series from Los Angeles-based Virtual Reality Company (VRC), launched on the Samsung Gear VR headset Thursday — and VRC used the occasion to highlight some of the high-caliber creative talent behind the show: “Raising a Rukus” has been written, adapted and executive produced by Nicole…
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