Apple steps up development of AR eyewear - report

Wednesday 29 March 2017 | 12:37 CET | News
Apple and Facebook are stepping up their development of augmented reality glasses, as the start-up Magic Leap prepares to enter the market, the Financial Times reports. People familiar with the matter told the paper that Apple is accelerating its work on AR eyewear, while Facebook is also researching the technology. Magic Leap, which has raised USD 1.4 billion from investors including Alibaba and Alphabet, is expected to launch its product later this year, the report said. Its "light-field" eyewear is said to be smaller than Microsoft's HoloLens, with a wider field of view, but larger than a

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Alibaba / Alphabet / Apple / Facebook / Magic Leap / Microsoft
Countries: World
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