augmented reality

DOD wants virtual reality tech that will work in low bandwidth environments

by • 4 months ago

DOD's CTO wants to look to the gaming industry for technology that will operate effectively in hostile environments.

The VA is looking to 5G to enable ‘X-ray vision’ for doctors

by • 4 months ago

VA doctors may soon be able to use AR headsets to superimpose medical imaging on a patient for "safer and more effective procedures."

Microsoft wins $21B contract to produce 120,000 AR headsets for the Army

by • 10 months ago

Microsoft is now on contract to build and help the Army field 120,000 Integrated Visual Augmentation System (IVAS) headsets over the next decade.

AR and VR can transform government work beyond the pandemic — if done right

by • 1 year ago

In an op-ed, ITIF's Ellysse Dick explains how AR and VR have the potential to transform the way the government works if done properly.

Pentagon opens bids on 5G prototypes at military bases

by • 2 years ago

Under the first three solicitations released so far, work will take place at Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany, Georgia; Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington; and Naval Base San Diego, California.

DOE national laboratory adds Verizon’s first federal 5G Lab

by • 2 years ago

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory is partnering with Verizon Business to develop cybersecurity that will underpin 5G for critical infrastructure, AI and IoT.