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Tag Archives: Pokemon Go
Millions of Pokémon Go players are peering into smartphones to look for animated characters in an augmented-reality world, but what if they could look for them wearing Microsoft’s HoloLens headset instead? That’s not commercially available at this point, but a couple … Continue reading
Mark off the Boeing Co. as one more place where you shouldn’t be playing Pokémon Go, the monster-catching game that’s been taking smartphones by storm. It’s not that Boeing has anything against Charmander or those other cute virtual critters: It’s just … Continue reading
Astronauts have zapped virtual aliens on the International Space Station, using Microsoft’s HoloLens mixed-reality headset. So how about Pokémon Go, the latest craze in mixed-reality smartphone gaming? No-go, says NASA. “It is not possible for astronauts to play,” NASA spokesman Dan … Continue reading