Qualcomm offers developer support for virtual reality and digital eyewear

Smartwatches may be the most popular wearable products right now, but facewear is certainly on the up and up. Devices like Samsung’s Gear VR and the Epson Moverio glasses are either already on the market or will be coming in the very near future, but what good are these devices if developers have limited access to them? Qualcomm’s working on a solution of its own by releasing a developer kit for digital eyewear, and companies like Samsung, Epson and others are on board. The new platform is supposed to aid developers in building hybrid virtual reality/augmented reality (VR/AR) apps that are capable of recognizing objects and images that are within your field of view.


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