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virtual-reality
Defector
1 week ago
Digital life

The Problem With The Goggles Of The Future Is Today | Defector

Apple has released the Apple Vision Pro, a $3,500 headset that combines virtual reality and augmented reality.
The headset promises to revolutionize spatial computing and allow users to watch movies, work, and manipulate apps using eye-tracking technology.
www.theguardian.com
2 weeks ago
Digital life

Think Apple's Vision Pro headset makes you look like Neo in The Matrix? Sorry, you so don't | Emma Brockes

Apple's new virtual reality headset, the Vision Pro, has generated a nationwide scramble for demo appointments and pre-orders were estimated to be between 160,000 and 180,000 during the first pre-order weekend.
The advent of VR and spatial computing, which overlays computer elements on the physical world, is still seen by many as absurd but is part of a Philip K Dick-style future.
www.nytimes.com
2 weeks ago
Tech industry

Vision Pro Review: Apple's First Headset Lacks Polish and Purpose

The article discusses the release of Apple's new virtual reality headset, the Vision Pro, and the author's experience with it.
The author is unconvinced that the Vision Pro provides much value to users.
SFGATE
2 weeks ago
Digital life

Driving while Apple Vision Pro-ing is a terrible idea, Calif. cops say

Early adopters of Apple's Vision Pro virtual reality goggles are seen driving Teslas while wearing the headset, posing risks on the road.
Despite Tesla's Autopilot and Full Self-Driving software, drivers are still required to keep their hands on the wheel and attention on the road for safety.
The Business of Fashion
3 weeks ago
Digital life

Fashion Is Already Trying to Cash In on Apple's Vision Pro

Fashion and beauty companies are creating apps for Apple's Vision Pro headset computer.
Mytheresa, J.Crew, and E.l.f. Cosmetics are among the companies offering apps at launch.
www.nytimes.com
3 weeks ago
Tech industry

We Tried the Apple Vision Pro + Can Congress Protect Kids Online? + Cruise's Crash

Apple's Vision Pro headset is now available for purchase
Mark Zuckerberg apologizes in a congressional hearing on child safety and social media
The collapse of Cruise raises questions about the future of self-driving cars
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GSMArena.com
1 week ago
Apple

Apple's visionOS 1.0.3 update for Vision Pro makes it easy to reset

The visionOS 1.0.3 update for Apple Vision Pro includes important bug fixes.
Users can now reset the Vision Pro at home if they forget the passcode.
augmented-reality
Intelligencer
2 weeks ago
Digital life

Apple's Vision Pro Isn't for Everyone - But It's Still a Home Run

Apple releases its first major new product in years, the Vision Pro augmented-reality goggles, for $3,500.
The Vision Pro goggles boast technical superiority with 12 cameras, two infrared beams and receivers, six microphones, and a Lidar scanner.
time.com
3 weeks ago
Tech industry

The Biggest Decider of the Vision Pro's Success Is Out of Apple's Hands

Sales of Apple's Vision Pro headset have been strong, selling out its initial stock of 200,000 units.
The success of the Vision Pro will ultimately be determined by the development of headset-specific apps that offer new experiences for users.
TechCrunch
3 weeks ago
Apple

Apple Vision Pro: Here's everything you need to know | TechCrunch

Apple has announced the Vision Pro, its highly anticipated augmented reality headset, at its WWDC 2023 conference.
The Vision Pro features a ski goggle-like design and comes with a range of advanced features, such as a new operating system called visionOS and high-resolution displays for each eye.
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Tech industry

Apple Takes a Humble Approach to Launching Its Newest Device

Apple is taking a low-key approach to marketing its Vision Pro augmented reality device
The challenges Apple faces include the high price of the device and muted interest in augmented reality
Mashable India
1 month ago
Privacy technologies

Get Ready: This Is Apple's First Ad For The Vision Pro

Apple has released its first ad for the Vision Pro, its upcoming augmented reality headset.
The ad focuses on famous characters from movies and TV shows using similar head-worn devices, creating a sense of anticipation for the Vision Pro.
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www.npr.org
2 weeks ago
Digital life

Drivers using Apple Vision Pro headsets prompt road safety concerns

Apple has released a wearable mixed-reality headset called Apple Vision Pro.
Videos and images of users wearing the headset in public have drawn comparisons to Black Mirror.
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Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
2 weeks ago
Design

Apple Vision Pro iFixit teardown reveals what's inside and how it works - Yanko Design

The Apple Vision Pro is an expensive eyewear product positioned as the future of VR, priced at $3,499.
The iFixit teardown of the Apple Vision Pro reveals a mix of easy-to-remove parts and intricate components, including advanced EyeSight display technology.
New York Post
2 weeks ago
Digital life

Apple's Vision Pro buyers upset to discover that VR porn doesn't work: '$3,500 chastity belt'

Apple's Vision Pro does not allow users to access VR porn, disappointing some buyers.
Users have expressed frustration and have started a Reddit thread trying to find workarounds to view explicit content on the device.
Mail Online
3 weeks ago
Digital life

I tried Apple's Vision Pro... and it felt like a Black Mirror episode

Apple launches the Vision Pro mixed-reality headset in-store for $3,500
The headset provides shockingly intimate and vivid experiences, reminiscent of the show Black Mirror
www.nytimes.com
3 weeks ago
Tech industry

The Apple Vision Pro Is a Marvel. But Who Will Buy It?

The Apple Vision Pro headset is priced at $3,500 and offers impressive features such as eye-tracking and gesture-based controls.
The headset aims to solve the problem of limited novelty and minor annoyances that cause headsets to end up collecting dust in closets.
Engadget
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

The Morning After: Apple's Vision Pro is almost here and Samsung's AI gambit

Samsung announces three new S24 models with AI features
Apple's Vision Pro headset offers a unique VR/AR experience
The Verge
1 month ago
Tech industry

Apple won the CES headset game without showing up

Apple's absence at CES didn't overshadow its upcoming Vision Pro headset launch
Despite the presence of AR and VR tech at CES, none were as impressive as Apple's headset
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Futurism
2 weeks ago
Digital life

Apple Fans Horrified to Discover Vision Pro Can't Play VR Porn

Apple's new Vision Pro headset does not support VR porn, disappointing some customers who purchased the expensive device for that purpose.
The lack of support for porn apps and web-based VR porn on the Vision Pro is attributed to Apple founder Steve Jobs' anti-porn stance.
Mashable
3 weeks ago
Artificial intelligence

Tim Cook says big Apple AI announcement is coming later this year

Apple CEO Tim Cook announced that the company will make an AI announcement in 2024.
Apple's upcoming iOS 18 update is expected to include smarter Siri and more AI integration into basic iOS features.
Creative Bloq
3 weeks ago
Graphic design

Adobe's native Vision Pro apps could be a game changer for creatives

Adobe has launched native Firefly and Lightroom apps for Apple's Vision Pro mixed-reality headset, attracting creatives.
Apple Vision Pro has over 600 native VisionOS apps and 1 million compatible apps available on the App Store.
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
1 month ago
Design

Netflix won't be coming to the Vision Pro, but here's what the streaming app could look like in spatial VR - Yanko Design

Netflix, YouTube, Spotify, and other companies have announced they won't have dedicated apps on Apple's Vision Pro, but will only be available through the browser.
Designers have created their own versions of popular apps for the Vision Pro, showcasing the potential for immersive experiences in spatial environments.
The Verge
3 weeks ago
Digital life

The first Reddit reviews of the Vision Pro are in

The Vision Pro subreddit offers insights and reviews from users who have purchased Apple's spatial computer.
Reviewers have mentioned issues with the field of view and reflections in the lenses.
www.mercurynews.com
3 weeks ago
Apple

Apple's Vision Pro headset hits US stores today. Here's what you need to know

Apple's mixed reality headset, the Vision Pro, officially launched in stores on Friday in the US.
The headset is priced at $3,499 and can cost up to $4,600 with additional accessories.
Mail Online
3 weeks ago
Digital life

Apple's Vision Pro hits stores TODAY... Here's what YOU need to know

Apple's Vision Pro headset is now available for purchase at Apple stores in the US.
Customers waiting in line for the Vision Pro headset will receive one-on-one demonstrations of the device.
www.fastcompany.com
3 weeks ago
Digital life

13 design observations about the Apple Vision Pro

Apple has launched its Vision Pro spatial computer, which it claims is the next era of computer interface.
The Vision Pro uses a camera to stream video to the user's eyes, but the experience is not as immersive as some reviews claim.
Vue.js Examples
3 weeks ago
Web design

A project that enables Vue.js applications to run on various platforms

The vue-x-platforms project enables Vue.js applications to run on various platforms.
The supported platforms include web, iOS, Android, and Vision Pro.
TechCrunch
3 weeks ago
Digital life

Apple Vision Pro: Day Two | TechCrunch

The average American spends around seven hours a day in front of screens, much higher than the recommended two hours from the CDC.
The Vision Pro, a new device from Apple, aims to change the way people interact with screens by introducing a wearable device with screens in front of the eyes.
WIRED
3 weeks ago
Apple

The Apple Vision Pro Lives Deep in the Uncanny Valley

The Apple Vision Pro mixed reality headset is being released tomorrow with a high price tag and limited app availability.
The headset is seen more as a development kit than a fully realized product, with its true potential potentially years away.
TechCrunch
3 weeks ago
Information security

Apple fixes zero-day bug in Apple Vision Pro that 'may have been exploited' | TechCrunch

Apple releases first security patch for Vision Pro
Patch fixes vulnerability in WebKit that may have been exploited by hackers
The Verge
3 weeks ago
Tech industry

The Vision Pro is a computer for the age of walled gardens

The Vision Pro headset has limitations in terms of its capabilities and available content.
Apple's platform control and consolidation strategy has resulted in tensions with potential partners.
Gadgets 360
3 weeks ago
Apple

Here's How Many Apple Vision Pro Headsets Apple Has Sold So Far

Apple has sold over 200,000 units of its Vision Pro headset in the US within a 10-day period.
The Vision Pro is set to go on sale in Apple Stores in the US on February 2.
www.theguardian.com
3 weeks ago
Digital life

Apple Vision Pro reviews roundup: stunning potential with big trade-offs

The early reviews of Apple's Vision Pro headset suggest it is a big leap forward for face-mounted computers, but it has some trade-offs.
The Vision Pro's display technology is impressive, but the field of view is smaller than some rival headsets.
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Tech industry

Why Making Face Computers Cool Isn't Easy

Apple has released its first major new product, the $3,500 Vision Pro, a face computer that resembles ski goggles.
The device includes high-resolution displays and sensors that track eye movements and hand gestures, and Apple envisions it as the beginning of an era of spatial computing.
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
1 month ago
Design

This Neck-worn Power Bank for the Vision Pro may be better than Apple's own battery pack - Yanko Design

The Vision Pro's external battery pack is criticized for its bulky and inconvenient design.
ZyberVR has created a more elegant solution with the Neck Power Bank, which straps two lithium-ion battery packs around your neck.
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Apple

VR needs to build for its best use cases - not for all-around computing | TechCrunch

Apple's marketing approach for the Vision Pro is similar to the Apple Watch launch.
The company is trying to identify key use cases to drive consumer interest.
Polygon
1 month ago
Video games

Apple's Vision Pro is available for pre-order, but you might want to hold off

Apple's Vision Pro mixed reality headset is set to launch on February 2 and is available for pre-order at a price of $3,499.99.
The Vision Pro offers various features such as running mobile apps, joining FaceTime calls, watching movies, manipulating 3D objects, and more, but lacks impressive gaming and entertainment offerings at launch.
GSMArena.com
1 month ago
Apple

Apple estimated to have sold 180,000 Vision Pro units during pre-order

Apple sold between 160,000 to 180,000 units of its Vision Pro
Kuo expects Apple to ship 500,000 units of the Vision Pro by the end of the year.
The Verge
1 month ago
Apple

Some Apple apps for Vision Pro will be 'unmodified' iPad apps to start

Apple won't release redesigned versions of first-party apps like Podcasts, News, or Calendar for the Vision Pro.
Developer enthusiasm is low for the Vision Pro due to factors like Apple's 30 percent App Store cut and limited availability.
The Verge
1 month ago
Tech industry

The Vision Pro's first killer app is the web, whether Apple likes it or not

Apple needs Safari to be successful on its spatial computing headset, the Vision Pro.
Developers are not rushing to build apps for Apple's new platform, partly due to the expensive price of the headset.
Gadgets 360
1 month ago
Apple

Apple Vision Pro Preorders Go Live in the US Ahead of February 2 Launch

Apple's Vision Pro mixed reality headset is available for pre-order in the US.
The headset is priced starting at $3,499 and will be sold in Apple Stores starting on February 2.
Ars Technica
1 month ago
Apple

Everything we learned today about Vision Pro configurations, specs, and accessories

Apple's Vision Pro is now available for preorder, with shipment dates backed up to March due to high demand.
The updated Apple Store website provides more information about the device's configurations, pricing, and hardware specifications.
The Vision Pro features the M2 chip, R1 chip, 23 million pixel displays, AirPlay support, and various camera features.
www.mercurynews.com
1 month ago
Tech industry

Apple Vision Pro deliveries delayed to March in sign of early demand

Apple's Vision Pro mixed-reality headset is available for preorders, with prices ranging from $3,499 to $3,899.
Delivery dates for the headset quickly slipped to March 8-15, suggesting strong demand or limited supply.
Inverse
1 month ago
Apple

How To Preorder Apple's Vision Pro Right Now

Apple officially opens preorders for its Vision Pro mixed-reality headset, starting at $3,499.
Customers will need to do a face scan and may need optical inserts for a proper fit.
WIRED
1 month ago
Digital life

Apple's Vision Pro Headset Shows the Future of Computing Is Bulky and Weird

The Apple Vision Pro is a new mixed-reality headset that operates independently and offers a unique software experience.
The headset allows users to watch movies, play games, and even do work in a desktop-like experience.
Ars Technica
1 month ago
Apple

What to expect from the Apple Vision Pro in February

Preorders for the Apple Vision Pro will begin on January 19th, with the device expected to arrive on doorsteps on February 2nd.
The Vision Pro is priced at $3,499 and is being marketed as a 'spatial computing' device rather than a VR or AR headset.
ZDNET
1 month ago
Apple

Apple is now marketing Vision Pro as the 'ultimate entertainment device'

Apple is marketing the Vision Pro as the ultimate entertainment device.
Users can access more than 150 3D movies, streaming services, and immersive video through the VisionOS.
The Verge
1 month ago
Apple

The Apple Vision Pro has a "guest" mode for your friends to try it

The Apple Vision Pro headset will have a feature that allows users to share it with guests who can try out certain apps and experiences without setting up an account.
Guest users may be able to bypass the Optic ID requirement and access limited app content while using the headset.
Mail Online
1 month ago
Apple

Apple's $3,499 Vision Pro headset finally gets a release date

Apple's Vision Pro VR-headset will begin shipping in the US from February 2
The release date for international availability of the Vision Pro headset has not been confirmed by Apple
The Verge
1 month ago
Apple

Vision Pro demos will include scanning your glasses to identify your prescription

Apple will have a detailed process for in-store demos of the Vision Pro headset, including face scanning and lens scanning for vision correction.
The demo will last up to 25 minutes and involve viewing photos, videos, and using third-party apps on the headset.
www.fastcompany.com
1 month ago
Apple

Apple is fitting users to Vision Pro in a brilliant way

The Apple Vision Pro headset requires users to scan their face with an iPhone or iPad during the ordering process to ensure the right fit.
Apple is leveraging its FaceID technology to size up users' heads, matching them to the right-size components without the need for measurements or coming into a store.
Apple's approach to sizing the Vision Pro headset is more accurate and seamless compared to previous attempts at virtual sizing by other companies.
Engadget
1 month ago
Apple

Apple Vision Pro pre-orders require a FaceID scan with an iPhone or iPad

Apple customers will need to scan their face with Face ID to get a precise band fit on the headset when pre-ordering
The latest version of the Apple Store app will be needed for shoppers to conduct a face scan
Adweek
1 month ago
Apple

Apple Echoes Classic iPhone Ad to Tease New Spatial Computer

Apple is previewing the launch of its Vision Pro spatial computer with an ad modeled after "Hello," the film that introduced the iPhone in 2007.
The Vision Pro is being touted as the most advanced consumer electronics device ever created and will redefine how users connect, create, and explore.
Creative Bloq
1 month ago
Privacy technologies

Apple's very first Vision Pro ad is a delightful iPhone throwback

Apple has released its first ad for the Vision Pro headset, echoing the style of its very first iPhone ad from 2007.
The ad features a montage of movie clips depicting characters wearing various forms of eyewear, aiming to normalize the idea of placing something over your head and eyes.
Creative Bloq
1 month ago
Apple

Apple's Vision Pro finally arrives on 2 February - here's what's in the box (including - wait for it - a free polishing cloth)

Apple has announced the release date for its Vision Pro headset, which is set to launch on February 2nd.
The headset seamlessly blends digital content with the physical world and is controlled by a user's eyes, hands, and voice.
The Verge
1 month ago
Apple

Apple is going to offer Vision Pro demos at its retail stores

Apple's Vision Pro headset will launch in the US on February 2nd.
Customers can sign up for a demo of the headset at Apple retail stores starting on the same day.
Ars Technica
1 month ago
Apple

Apple Vision Pro will launch Feb. 2, preorders start Jan. 19

The Apple Vision Pro headset will be available for pre-order on January 19 and will be available in Apple stores on February 2. It will retail for $3,499.
The Vision Pro includes the flexible Solo Knit Band and a newly revealed Dual Loop Band to provide different fit options for users.
GSMArena.com
1 month ago
Apple

Apple Vision Pro goes on pre-order on January 19, ships February 02

Apple's Vision Pro headset is going on sale in the US on February 2, with pre-orders starting on January 19.
The starting price for the 256GB model is $3,499.
WSJ
1 month ago
Right-wing politics

Apple's Vision Pro to Become Available In U.S. Feb. 2

Apple's new mixed-reality headset will be available in the U.S. starting Feb. 2.
The Vision Pro headset is Apple's first major new product in years.
Gadgets 360
1 month ago
Apple

Apple Vision Pro Warehouse Shipments Begin Ahead of February Launch: Report

Apple's Vision Pro mixed reality headset is confirmed to be launching in early 2024.
Limited stocks of the Vision Pro have already started shipping to US warehouses ahead of a retail launch.
Creative Bloq
1 month ago
Apple

From Vision Pro to iPhone 16: What to expect from Apple in 2024

Apple is expected to release its Vision Pro VR headset in 2024, which will come with a new operating system called visionOS.
After not releasing any new iPads in 2023, Apple is expected to introduce several new iPad models in 2024, including an OLED iPad Pro and an updated iPad mini.
Creative Bloq
1 month ago
Apple

We just got our first glimpse at Apple's official Vision Pro case design

Apple has filed a patent for a fabric cover for its upcoming Vision Pro headset.
The design of the cover is similar to the charging cover for Apple's AirPods Max.
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
1 month ago
Web design

Apple Vision Pro first accessory might be a protective cover - Yanko Design

If you're one of those that are excited for the upcoming mixed reality headset from Apple called Vision Pro, you'll be pleased to know that they have won 70 more design patents that may be used as official accessories.
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
2 months ago
Design

Best of Tech Design - Yanko Design Awards 2023 - Yanko Design

It's that time of year again when we take stock of the past 12 months and reflect on the ups and downs in order to get a brief glimpse of what lies ahead.
Gadgets 360
2 months ago
Apple

Apple Reportedly Scheduling Vision Pro Training for Its Retail Employees

Apple is gearing up for the retail launch of its Vision Pro mixed-reality headset, scheduling training seminars for retail employees.
The training sessions will include setup, operation, and sales techniques for the complex headset.
Apple is also equipping retail stores with specialized equipment for assembling and packaging the Vision Pro.
Inverse
3 months ago
Apple

Apple Vision Pro Might Launch in March 2024, According to Reliable Leaker

Apple might be releasing the Vision Pro 'spatial computer' in March 2023
Customers in the US will have access to the Vision Pro first, while the rest of the world will have to wait
The Vision Pro offers superior features compared to competitors like Meta's Quest 3
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