An Augmented Reality Microscope for Cancer Detection

Applications of deep learning to medical disciplines including ophthalmology, dermatology, radiology, and pathology have recently shown great promise to increase both the accuracy and availability of high-quality healthcare to patients around the world. At Google, we have also published results showing that a convolutional neural network is able to detect breast cancer metastases in lymph […]

The Magic Leap One Experience

I have modeled the ML1 as closely as possible with respect to the view through it based on the available evidence. I’m providing the model I used so others can verify or challenge my results and cut through the debates about whether it will look different based on how the human visual system works, which […]

Leap Motion designed a $100 augmented reality headset with hand tracking

Gesture interface company Leap Motion is announcing an ambitious, but still very early, plan for an augmented reality platform based on its hand tracking system. The system is called Project North Star, and it includes a design for a headset that Leap Motion claims costs less than $100 at large-scale production. The headset would be […]

Magic Leap Ships First Set of Devices Under Tight Security Constraints

Magic Leap Inc.has quietly begun sendingits mysterious augmented reality headsets into the wild. A small group of software developers recently received devices at their offices, according to people familiar with the matter. But access to the gadget comes with an unusual caveat: They must commit to keeping them in locked safes. Source: bloomberg

Facebook’s Bet on an Augmented Reality Future

Today, Facebook is fighting its fellow technology powerhouses, Apple AAPL +1.72% and Google — and still to some extent, Snap — in a high-stakes battle to rule as the platform of choice for AR developers. The technology itself, while still in its infancy, has exploded in popularity, confirming Zuckerberg’s more recent intuition that AR could […]