‘Apple Glasses’s patent filing involves AR displays for multifunction devices

‘Apple Glasses’s patent filing involves AR displays for multifunction devices

Apple is almost certainly working on its own augmented reality/virtual reality headset (usually dubbed “Apple Glasses” and expected in 2020). A new patent filing (number 20190139317) dubbed “synchronized, interactive augmented reality displays for multifunction devices’ adds fuel to the rumor.

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Apple files for another patent involving an ‘Apple Glove’ for AR purposes

Apple files for another patent involving an ‘Apple Glove’ for AR purposes

We have the Apple Watch, so is it time for the “Apple Glove?”Apple has filed for another patent (number 20190101981) for such a wearable (an “IMU-based glove”), which would likely be used in conjunction with the anticipated Apple Glasses, an augmented reality headset.

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Apple granted another patent involving ‘Apple Glasses,’ AR on the iPhone

Apple granted another patent involving ‘Apple Glasses,’ AR on the iPhone

Apple is expected to debut “Apple Glasses,” an augmented reality/virtual reality head-mounted display (HMD), perhaps as early as next year. And the company has been granted another patent (number 10,217,288) dubbed “methods for representing points of interest in a view of a real environment on a mobile device.” The patent could also apply to AR features on an iPhone or iPad.

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Here’s an idea for Apple to explore: self-adjusting eyeglasses

Here’s an idea for Apple to explore: self-adjusting eyeglasses

Apple will release its own version of “smart glasses” (most likely dubbed “Apple Glasses”), but isn’t going to roll out isn’t going to release any type of smart glasses until they have a device that's going to catch on with general consumers. I don’t expect this to happen until next year. However, I would also love to see pursue a another type of glasses.

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Apple’s media device patent filing involves ‘Apple Glasses,’ other gadgets

Apple’s media device patent filing involves ‘Apple Glasses,’ other gadgets

Apple has applied for a patent (number 20180302y06) for controlling the operation of a media device based on whether it’s currently being worn by a user. It could involve AirPods, Beats headphones, the rumored Apple Glasses (an augmented reality/virtual reality headset expected to debut next year or 2021), or a “faceplate with video/audio capability.

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