"The Aug-Mentors" Return In Charlie Fink’s "Convergence"!
My First Sweet Taste Of AR
By Charlie Fink
Published on December 31, 2018
Over the next several months, I'll be publishing excerpts of my new book Convergence, How The World Will Be Painted With Data. This is from my introduction.
When I first started writing about the VR explosion in 2016, I had barely heard of Augmented Reality (AR). I thought it had to do with pilot's Heads Up Displays (HUDs) and night vision goggles for the military. In early January 2017, I had three experiences that caused a perceptual shift in my thinking. The first was at CES in January 2017, when I finally got an in-depth demo of the HoloLens from Case Western Reserve University. My demo of their HoloLens anatomy app erased every other memory of the show. The HoloLens changed the way I look at everything in the VR/AR ecosystem. I am given to overstatement, but still, it knocked me over the first time I saw it […]
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