At last week’s Microsoft Build conference, I attended the Hololens Academy — a whirlwind effort to turn me into a master programmer able to create things out of thin air. It failed. Apparently it takes longer than an hour to teach someone who hasn’t coded in decades to be a master programmer — go figure.However, by the end of the class I was gleefully throwing fireballs at the heads of my co-wizards and their digital familiars. That took me down a Hogwarts-like path to the idea that with Hololens, doing things pretty similar to what Harry Potter did in the movies won’t be that difficult.I’ll explain, and then close with the new car I just ordered, which is almost as magical — an SUV that is also a damned good sports car, the Mercedes Benz AMG GLA45. Microsoft last week started shipping Hololens to developers, and I’ve now spent a number of hours playing with the product over various phases. It is very different from virtual reality, in that it blends what is real around you with what is being rendered.With VR, you currently get a choice of two types of solutions: the untethered solution, which uses a smartphone in… Read full this story
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