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Minecraft Earth Shown at Apple's WWDC19 Conference

Bart Swiatek, 04 June 2019, 13:25

Developers at Mojang used Apple WWDC19 as the opportunity to present Minecraft Earth, a Minecraft spin-off that uses augmented reality technology.

Minecraft Earth Announced - Microsoft Challenges Pokemon GO

Michael Kulakowski, 18 May 2019, 00:40

Microsoft throws down the glove to Pokemon GO, announcing a new mobile production based on the hit Minecraft. Minecraft Earth will take advantage of augmented reality technology to enable shared adventures and building for people from all over the world.

Harry Potter Wizards Unite Details and Hands-Ons

Jacob Blazewicz, 11 March 2019, 23:12

Niantic has revealed more details about their upcoming title Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. Additionally, several gaming websites have shared their impressions of the current version of the game, which may become something more than just a Pokemon GO clone.

Microsoft Announces HoloLens 2 AR Goggles

Bart Swiatek, 25 February 2019, 11:18

Microsoft has announced a new version of the HoloLens AR Goggles. The device features a number of improvements, including e.g. gesture controls.

Microsoft Employees Protest Against Cooperation with US Army

Adrian Werner, 24 February 2019, 22:20

A group of Microsoft employee demands the termination of the deal that has Microsoft developing AR technology for the US Army. The protesters are against their work being used to kill people.

Investments into VR projects decline

luckie, 24 April 2017, 15:42

VR technology has run into some trouble on its road to popularity. Because of mixed results acvieved by several big players in the industry, investors are now much more cautious about VR than they were in 2016.