AR / VR / MR

AR / VR / MR

Augmented reality and virtual reality technology is expected to be a multi-billion dollar industry for the US government by 2021. Augmented reality technology is...
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A new heads-up technology will revolutionize the way soldiers prepare for future wars. The US Army’s new battlefield heads-up display, the Integrated Visual Augmentation...
windowless vehicle

  Militaries all over the world have been developing and researching new methods and technologies to further benefit their country’s cause. From self driving tanks...
startup competition

We are delighted to invite ground-breaking startups developing disruptive solutions in the security, defense and HLS fields to take part in the prestigious iHLS...

New training modules for tactical combat casualty care will be developed for the US Army. The military medicine education and training initiative will include...
vr gloves

  The U.S. Patent Office has recently published a patent application relating to a virtual reality (VR) glove that can measure the movement of individual...

US border patrol teams need training and instruction from time to time. A new training solution will maximize the efficiency and effectiveness of border...
augmented reality

  The Royal Canadian Navy has adopted the use of augmented reality (AR) technology for a variety of militarily uses. The Royal Canadian Navy has partnered...

A new virtual reality (VR) training kit released recently is designed to teach organizations how to create their own VR productions, saving complexity and...
mixed-reality

The Royal Canadian Navy is seeking new ways to leverage emerging technologies in order to enhance performance alongside and at sea. A new software...
situational awarness

The successful execution of ground combat operations depends on gaining and maintaining situational awareness of terrain, friendly troops, control measures, weapon systems, and enemy...
helicopter simulation

Finding the right virtual reality simulators that actually perform like a helicopter has been a challenge. Among the problems in training helicopter pilots are...

Military training is facing a revolution when it comes to incorporating developing technologies that can improve performance on the battlefield. Virtual Reality training programs...
AR

AR technology growing rapidly, and it could soon become bigger than VR. In fact, it’s predicted that by 2020, AR market revenue will reach...
mixed reality

The British military will trial Virtual Reality (VR) headsets that can create intense battle conditions and Mixed Reality (MR) for soldiers. The headsets simulate...
smart helmet

Israeli military technology is being tested in Austria’s ski resorts. An Augmented Reality (AR) ski helmet which includes GPS, a speedometer and the ability...
AR

Aircraft surfaces, or “skins”, are periodically inspected for cracks and corrosion caused by pressurization and depressurization cycles in order to prevent failures. A new...

Augmented Reality (AR) systems have been picked up and developed by different industries in the past 20 years. Microsoft, among other companies, has been...

The emergence of next-generation immersive devices like the Oculus Rift and Microsoft HoloLens has increased interest in using mixed reality to simulate training, enhance...

2018 was a pretty good year for military innovation, but it looks like 2019 is going to be even better. The Pentagon and other...
augmented reality

Microsoft Corp. is going to supply prototypes of augmented reality systems to the US Army for both training purposes and combat missions. The corporation...
maritime warfare

A new technology could pave the way for semi-autonomous naval vessels with much smaller crews. Transferring naval command rooms that are currently always on-board...

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