guides

Microsoft Dynamics Guides: Best Practices

Training with Microsoft’s Dynamics Guides Microsoft’s Dynamics Guides is a useful tool to provide visual and audio aides for step-by-step instructions and hands-on training.  Using the Hololens 2, Guides displays holograms, images, text, and video to achieve effective, interactive training manuals.   Creating a Guide is easy and intuitive. Below, we talk about some of…

HoloLens 2 User Experience Improvements

Improved User Experience on the HoloLens2  The HoloLens 2 has made several improvements in user experience and capabilities over its predecessor. I am going to cover a few improvements where the user will experience the largest benefits of HoloLens 2. Comfort   Although the first HoloLens headset (HL1) was groundbreaking in many ways, the actual hardware did come with some problems. Sacrifices were made, especially in the…

Why Wait? Hit the Ground Running with HoloLens 2!

Microsoft’s second-generation mixed reality headset, the Hololens 2, was announced back in March of this year with a release slated for the end of 2019. The new device introduces features that will allow for innovative solutions across a variety of industries including construction, medicine, manufacturing, and education. These features include the same spatial understanding that…

Unity, the HoloLens, and Multiple Cameras:

A Virtual Reality or Augmented Reality device allows for guided viewing in a controlled environment; the enhanced capabilities of the user experience can make it ideal for eye related solutions. When working on developing a solution, you may come across an issue when trying to render objects to one of the user’s eyes. Normally, players…

Mixed Reality Climate Change Hackathon

  On the weekend of February 9th, members of the SphereGen Mixed Reality Development Studio attended and mentored/assisted at Yale University’s Mixed Reality Hackathon. Members of the team in attendance specialized in Unity Development and Art Asset Creation. SphereGen works with HoloLens and other Mixed reality devices daily, so we hoped our experience and knowledge…