Many people — myself included — have high, high hopes for new tech like Amazon's Alexa virtual assistant, or the Microsoft HoloLens hologram headset, to usher in a new era beyond the smartphone. But even Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos thinksShow More Summary
Barbie has not been messing around during Toy Fair lately. A couple years ago, Mattel showed off the Hello Barbie doll, which had natural voice recognition, and last year Barbie got her own voice-activated smart house. She’s no less tech savvy this year — she’s now going holographic. Show More Summary
Mexican pop music fans were devastated last August when one of the country's most beloved singers, Juan Gabriel, passed away at age 66. But today, Saturday, Feb. 18, fans in Toluca, Mexico will get a chance to see El Divo de Juarez in action once again — courtesy of Hologram USA,...
Over her nearly 60-year life, Barbie has taken on many forms, but she’s never been a hologram. Now, though, she is having a truly out-of-body experience, showing up in her first holographic figure, Hello Barbie Hologram. Barbie parent...Show More Summary
Yes, after pulling herself out of her 1950’s rut as a swimsuit model to become everything from a doctor, lawyer, computer scientist, astronaut and even the President of the United States, Barbie has now become a 3D animated hologram that can serve up the weather, on command. Show More Summary
This fully animated Barbie can sit on a nightstand like a fairy, waiting on your child's commands.
Mattel's Hello Barbie Hologram brings 3-D animation to the voice-assistant space, providing a next-gen IoT solution for your enterprise. The post So, Barbie's a Hologram Now. Oh, and She Responds to Your Voice appeared first on WIRE...
Neon and holograms and drag princesses oh my
Stepping into a virtual or augmented reality is a wholly singular experience; no two people will follow the exact same path. Which is great if you’re hawking a video game or interactive movie. […] The post Share HoloLens Holograms With Microsoft Spectator View Cam appeared first on Geek.com.
Microsoft has added some more content to the Actiongram app for the HoloLens. The new Hello Kitty theme pack for Actiongram features fourteen Hello Kitty holograms, with more of her friends including Badtz-Maru, Keroppi, and Pompompurin joining her in Actiongram soon. The Actiongram app allows users to put holograms on their videos, which Microsoft likes […]
The world seems to be full of illusions—and we’re not talking about fake news from Macedonia. Holograms appear to be all around us now. Long-dead rapper Tupac Shakur showed up at the 2012 edition of the Coachella music festival. Microsoft’s HoloLens seems akin to a wearables version of Star Trek’s holodeck, allowing its user to […]
For the celebrity-obsessed, AR may offer the bizarre opportunity to get closer than ever to pop culture’s most recognizable stars and performers. For the last several years, 8i has been embracing a technology called volumetric capture...Show More Summary
Holographic-tech startup 8i is announcing that it has raised $27 million from media, tech, and telecommunications strategic investors. The company is also announcing Holo, a consumer mobile augmented reality app that lets people express themselves with funny holograms. Show More Summary
8i unveiled its Holo mixed-reality app, and announced $27 million in funding to bolster its vision of 3D content-capture technology. 8i unveiled its Holo mixed-reality app, and announced $27 million in funding to bolster its vision of 3D content-capture technology. The holograms are coming, the holograms are coming. Read Full Story
8i Corp. has robust software. After 42 cameras collect images of a person on a stage, the Culver City start-up’s program renders a realistic 3-D replica of the individual on a computer. The question now is why would anyone want to pay for a hologram of themselves? 8i thought that people would like...
O.T. Genasis will perform a hologram concert for an Orange County crowd later this month, TMZ reports. The hologram will reportedly play a five song set while Genasis is across the country in Chicago. The rapper will allegedly get paid $20,000 for the performance, which will take place at the Heat Ultra Lounge. Show More Summary
In an alternative universe, last week’s music news would have dominated Twitter and Facebook. The Grammy Awards announced an impressive line-up of performers for this Sunday’s event. News broke that a hologram of deceased heavy metal icon Ronnie James Dio would front a live band on tour—a first for the controversial technology. Beyonce revealed she […]
O.T. Genasis is gonna love holograms as much as the coco if they keep lining his pockets with the kinda cash he's getting for the easiest nightclub gig ever. We obtained this video of O.T. performing his hit, "Cut It"... in hologram form. It's a…
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French far-left candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon appeared to supporters by hologram on Sunday in a technological first for a presidential campaign in France.