0
General

Microsoft upgrades HoloLens headset for mixed reality in the workplace

Sunday 24 February 2019 | 19:33 CET | News
Microsoft has chosen MWC in Barcelona to unveil the new version of its HoloLens mixed reality headset for enterprise applications. In addition, the company presented the Azure Kinect Developer Kit, building on its Kinect motion-sensing device for the Xbox gaming console to develop new types of applications for the enterprise market. 

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: General
Companies: Microsoft
Countries: World
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

MWC


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Microsoft to bring HoloLens 2 to new markets in H2

Published 20 May 2020 15:43 CET | World
Microsoft said it will bring its HoloLens 2 headset for augmented reality (AR) to new markets this year. The device will go on ...

Microsoft hires Apple engineering exec to work on mixed reality hardware

Published 07 Apr 2020 15:56 CET | World
Microsoft has hired the former Apple VP of Engineering Ruben Caballero to work on its mixed reality hardware, Bloomberg reports. ...

Microsoft introduces cloud experiences, developer tools for all creators at Microsoft Build

Published 07 May 2019 09:19 CET | World
Microsoft showcased new technologies for developers of all kinds to create intelligent products at Microsoft Build 2019, ...

Microsoft launches Xbox One S All-Digital Edition in UK

Published 17 Apr 2019 17:42 CET | World
Microsoft has announced the new Xbox One S All-Digital Edition in the UK, in response to growing consumer demand for digital ...

Microsoft plans team in Lagos to develop mixed reality services

Published 12 Mar 2019 11:30 CET | Nigeria
Microsoft plans to establish a Cognition Africa engineering team in Lagos, Nigeria to develop mixed reality cloud services for a ...

Microsoft extends cooperation with ETH, EPFL, partners with Mixed Reality & AI Zurich Lab

Published 02 Nov 2018 10:57 CET | Switzerland
Microsoft and the Swiss Universities ETH and EPFL will continue to cooperate on research. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella personally ...

Microsoft unveils new AI, mobile tools at Build developers conference

Published 08 May 2018 08:59 CET | World
Microsoft announced a range of new tools for developers to integrate machine learning, AI, augmented reality and the IoT into its ...

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority deploys Microsoft HoloLens

Published 19 Feb 2018 10:48 CET | United Arab Emirates
Microsoft said that its HoloLens self-contained holographic computer is available in the UAE for developers, creators, partners, ...

Microsoft expands HoloLens distribution in Europe

Published 23 Nov 2017 14:07 CET | Europe
Microsoft is expanding sales of its HoloLens mixed-reality headset in Europe, in agreements with European IT services group ...

Microsoft brings HoloLens to 29 new countries

Published 01 Nov 2017 12:52 CET | World
Microsoft said it will be bringing its HoloLens reality headset to 29 more markets in Europe, including Austria, Belgium, ...

Dell unveils VR headset based on Microsoft's Windows Mixed Reality

Published 29 Aug 2017 11:08 CET | World
Dell has unveiled its first VR headset at the Ifa show in Berlin. The Dell Visor is based on Microsoft's Windows Mixed Reality ...

Saturn in-shop HoloLens test gets positive feedback

Published 21 Aug 2017 15:35 CET | Germany
Over 70 percent of Saturn customers who participated in a trial of Microsoft's HoloLens at the German retailer said they see ...

Thyssenkrupp adopts HoloLens to fit stair lifts

Published 24 Apr 2017 15:58 CET | Germany
Lift designer Thyssenkrupp and Microsoft are showing at the Hannover Messe trade show a new augmented reality system to help with ...

Microsoft to launch HoloLens in 6 new countries next month

Published 12 Oct 2016 14:26 CET | World
Microsoft has opened preorders for its HoloLens virtual reality headset in six new countries, with the device due to start ...