Apple manufacturer, Quanta Computer, makes licensing deal with Lumens involving ‘smart glasses’

Apple manufacturer, Quanta Computer, makes licensing deal with Lumens involving ‘smart glasses’

Quanta Computer, one of Apple’s main manufacturing partners, has made a licensing agreement with Lumuns, an augmented-reality component maker, for manufacturing lenses for smart glasses. This doesn’t necessarily mean Apple AR (augmented reality) glasses are coming, but it does add fuel to the rumors.

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Five things Apple should do to be a relevant player in the AR space

Five things Apple should do to be a relevant player in the AR space

According to the Thinkwell Group, an experience design company that integrates augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR ) into its work with Fortune 500 brands—Apple should tread carefully when entering the AR landscape. According to Thinkwell, there are five things Apple should do to be a relevant player in the AR space:

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Apple reportedly has ‘hundreds of engineers’ working on AR projects

Apple reportedly has ‘hundreds of engineers’ working on AR projects

Apple has built an augmented reality (AR) team of hundreds of engineers “combining the strengths of its hardware and software veterans with the expertise of talented outsiders” and is “very serious about AR,” reports Bloomberg, quoting unnamed “people with knowledge of the company’s plans.”

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