How HoloLens Sensors Work

In addition to a sophisticated AR display, the Micosoft HoloLens contains a wide array of sensors that constantly collect data about the user’s external and internal environments. These sensors are used to synchronize the augmented reality world with the real world as well as respond to commands. The HoloLens’s sensor technology can be thought of…

Developing holographic mixed reality with HoloLens

I’ve received a number of emails, tweets and comments asking how to start develop for HoloLens, how to create a holographic game, so that I decided to create a single place where to find all the available resources and literature about HoloLens development. Before starting enumerating all the resources, it is important to understand the…

HoloLens went to High school

Microsoft recently demoed its Microsoft HoloLens to nearly 30 high school girls at a Holographic Academy developer education session on the company’s Redmond, Wash., campus. The event was organized as part of DigiGirlz, a Microsoft YouthSpark program that helps girls and young women learn about careers in technology. Girls shared their first time experience with…

Build 10565 – Holographic API is back!

During the past months I spent some time investigating the Windows 10 API by looking into the generated windows metadata files of each build released. Here you can find some post I wrote about: HoloLens API on Windows 10 Investigating the Windows 10 API HoloLens Programming Model State of the art of today Holo knowledge As soon as…

Microsoft HoloLens Development Edition Coming Q1 2016

Today, October 26th 2015, Microsoft, during the Windows 10 devices event, announced the initial price and availability of Hololens. As previously declared by Microsoft’s CEO Satya Nadella, HoloLens will be first available for developers. From today, developers can apply to the Microsoft HoloLens Development Edition. Price for dev kit isn’t cheap, we are talking about…