Neowin News Feed for: Mr Neowin News Feed for: Mr en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 HoloLens 2 is now available at a 15% discount for a limited time only <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Along with its mixed-reality announcements, Microsoft has labeled a 15% discount on its HoloLens 2 headsets for a limited time only. It has also revealed new features for Azure VMs and networking. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Tue, 02 Nov 2021 15:00:24 +0000 Mesh for Teams enables customized avatars to have meetings in immersive spaces <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft is bringing Mesh to Teams, enabling organizations to create immersive mixed-reality spaces to host meetings between personalized avatars. Over 800 3D emoji are being made available too. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Tue, 02 Nov 2021 15:00:18 +0000 Financing plans for HoloLens 2 Development Edition are now available <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>As previously hinted, Microsoft has announced financing plans for HoloLens 2 Development Edition in the United States. The 0% interest options go as low as $97.22/month for a three-year plan. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Sat, 27 Mar 2021 06:34:01 +0000 Vodafone set to offer Nreal Light AR/MR glasses in spring 2021 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Vodafone has said it will begin stocking Nreal Light glasses in Germany and Spain from spring 2021 but will expand the product to other markets afterwards. It described the device as affordable. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Thu, 03 Dec 2020 13:38:01 +0000 HoloLens 2 Development Edition is now available in the U.S. <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A year and a half after it announced the HoloLens 2 Development Edition, Microsoft has finally launched the device in the United States, costing $3,500. Other markets will get it in December. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Mon, 02 Nov 2020 18:22:02 +0000 Firefox Reality public release now on the Microsoft Store <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Mozilla has published the first public release of Firefox Reality to the Microsoft Store. It comes several months after the browser was added to the Microsoft Store in an experimental fashion. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Thu, 21 May 2020 16:04:01 +0000 Microsoft quietly launches mixed reality app called Outings for exploring landmarks <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft seems to be taking a further step in its mixed reality push by launching, albeit quietly, a new app on the Store called Outings. It&#039;s an MR app that lets you explore landmarks. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jay Bonggolto) Sat, 03 Nov 2018 01:50:01 +0000 Upskill announces early access to Skylight for Microsoft HoloLens <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Skylight for HoloLens is designed to allow enterprise users to work with digital content in real-world settings using Microsoft&#039;s mixed reality glasses in order to complete various tasks. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jay Bonggolto) Tue, 09 Oct 2018 14:50:01 +0000 Apple is apparently working on mixed reality glasses with 8K displays <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>According to a new report, Apple is working on augmented and virtual reality glasses that include a pair of 8K displays, and connect to an external device via 60GHz wireless technology. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Rich Woods) Fri, 27 Apr 2018 20:24:01 +0000 Microsoft sets up its newest Garage facility in its Hyderabad campus <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A new 8,000 square foot Garage featuring state of the art facilities has been officially opened at Microsoft&#039;s Hyderabad campus. The new space aims to support and encourage local ideation initiatives. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Boyd Chan) Mon, 26 Mar 2018 10:52:01 +0000 Intel winds down on Project Alloy, less than a year after launch <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Less than a year after Intel announced its Project Alloy initiative to bring AR, MR, and VR to the mainstream, the company has wound down on its ambitious plans, citing lack of partner interest. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Sat, 23 Sep 2017 08:30:01 +0000 Microsoft possibly working on 'massively social' VR game for PCs and consoles <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>It appears that Microsoft is working on a major massively multiplayer online VR/MR game for both the PC and the console. According to a job listing, the company is looking for a senior design manager. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Fri, 12 May 2017 05:58:01 +0000