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FreeSync 2 support coming to Xbox One X and S

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Johan Keyter

Microsoft and AMD continues expanding the graphical capabilities of the Xbox One X/S, unfortunately also requires you to buy a ...

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Nvidia claims realtime ray tracing now possible

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Jon Peddie

Using AI techniques, and powerful processor At GDC, Nvidia and Microsoft made a joint announcement about the possibility of doing ...

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The advanced AR hand tracking technology no one is using

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Johan Keyter

PerceptiveIO showed off impressive AR tracking technology last year, but the company has gone dark in the meantime. A recent ...

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Microsoft is acquiring social network AltspaceVR

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Ruchika Saini

After being on the verge of shutdown, AltspaceVR is gearing up to foster its community again. The social platform, AltSpaceVR, ...

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Game console market in temporary lull, says new market report

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Randall Newton

Jon Peddie Research expects 2017 to be a much better year than 2016 for game console sales. The TV-based gaming ...

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AR future: holographic near-eye displays in regular-sized glasses

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Ruchika Saini

Microsoft’s new lightweight prototype display comes with trade-offs. Recently, a group of industry and academic researchers met at the SCIEN Workshop ...

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Microsoft acquires Simplygon 3D optimization technology

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Randall Newton

Designed to slim down AAA game models, the tech may find its way into the new drivers for 3D printing. ...

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Industry vendors join in new model based enterprise interoperability research project

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Randall Newton

Purdue University joins with Anark, ITI, Lockheed Martin, and others to increase the use of intelligent assets in 3D models. ...

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Trimble debuts SketchUp Viewer for Microsoft HoloLens

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Randall Newton

Microsoft bills HoloLens as a “mixed reality” portal suitable for a new approach to design review. Trimble has announced a ...

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Microsoft cranks up the buzz for Holoportation

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Jon Peddie

You don’t know what it is, but you think you want one. By Jon Peddie Microsoft says holoportation is a ...