Learn about all the latest and greatest in AR (augmented reality) and VR (virtual reality) tech products including sunglasses, headphones, games, and more.
I recently attended a lunch and learn with Techlicious and CTA to learn about all the latest and greatest in AR (augmented reality) and VR (virtual reality) tech products. At the luncheon they had a variety of items from wearables to games. We’ve picked out our favorites and have 6 super cool tech gadgets to show you!
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Bose Frames Audio Sunglasses
Bose Frames Audio Sunglasses come with built-in Bose speakers that produce a rich, immersive sound for you, while those near you hear practically nothing!
- Open-ear audio allows you to stay aware of your surroundings, while enjoying your music
- Bose frames come is several looks, allowing you to find a pair that looks best on you.
- Integrated microphone for clear calls and access to your phone’s virtual assistant
- Personalized settings, access to future updates, and more available through the Bose Connect app. Bluetooth connectivity for easy pairing
- The lenses block up to 99% of UVA/UVB rays
- Bose AR enabled* — an innovative audio-only version of augmented reality.
Lenovo Star Wars: Jedi Challenge
Star Wars: Jedi Challenge is a new augmented reality Star Wars product that allows fans to experience Star Wars in ways never before possible.
Disney and Lenovo have partnered to create the augmented reality (AR)game that is compatible with Android and Apple’s iOS. The partnership combines Disney’s knowledge in developing character-based experiences and storytelling with Lenovo’s background in AR and consumer technology expertise.
Bose Noise Canceling Headphones 700
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 deliver everything you expect plus so much more.
They are lightweight smart headphones that let you utilize voice assistants for things like for music, navigation, weather, and more for up to 20 hours before they need to be recharged.
They allow you to personalize your environment with 11 levels of noise cancelling. You can tune out distractions and let ambient sound in.
Amazon Shopping App
The Amazon Shopping App View in Your Room is so clever. By using augmented reality you can see how a piece of furniture or other item will look in your room.
With the app you can see how products fit and look in your home before you bring them home. For example, you can check whether a chair is the right size for your living room, or whether a coffee table you like will go along with your sofa.
ModiFace offers fantastic free apps with augmented reality technology that lets you try out how certain makeup looks on you without having to buy the makeup first!
Healium is unlike any mindfulness or meditation app you’ve ever experienced. Virtual and augmented reality worlds are powered by your wearables via a brain-sensing headband or smart watch. Healium allows you to SEE your feelings and understand how your mind and heart have the power to control things not only in the virtual world but out in the real world as well.
So there you have it, 6 new products taking technology to the next level! Have you seen a cool new VR tech product or AR product lately? We’d love to hear about it in the comments below.