Apple AR glasses release date, news and rumors

Update: Apple’s most recent acquisition has added fuel to the AR headset rumors. According to a recent report from TechCrunch, Apple has purchased a start up that crowdfunded (but didn’t ship) a headset that uses outward-facing cameras and an inward-facing OLED display to create “seamless” transition between AR and VR.Original story continues below…Apple ARKit, an AR initiative Apple, has the potential to bring augmented reality to the forefront of consumer technology. It will allow developers to create augmented reality apps

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Apple made a secret trip to CES to talk AR glasses, says report

Apple typically doesn’t bother attending CES – preferring instead to host its own product launches throughout the year – but according to a report, Apple representatives were at the show in Las Vegas this week, and they were speaking to parts suppliers for AR glasses.In a lengthy report on AR and VR at the Consumer Electronics Show, Bloomberg says Apple was in talks with other companies about building some augmented reality specs. The same suppliers apparently also spoke to the

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