Lab Notes: A Tutorial for Using Photogrammetry to Create 3D Models

We recently began experimenting with using photogrammetry to create 3D models for some of the work we are doing in AR/VR and 3D printing. …


This was my first year visiting CES and I went expecting to learn about which kinds of consumer electronics gear might be making its way into the realm of enterprise use. …


As we explore augmented reality, virtual reality and mixed reality on the HoloLens, we often have a need to create or find 3D models. We have ended up with models from a number of different sources and in a variety of formats. …


For our latest stop on our tour of Internet of Things (IoT) development platforms, we explore Amazon’s AWS IoT platform. We have made our way through a number of the most well-known platforms currently available and we are doing the same use case on each one. …


As with any augmented reality device, the HoloLens has the ability to overlay content on the physical world. The content can take on a number of different forms such as simple 2D gauges or complex 3D models. No matter what the content type is, it has to be positioned somewhere…


Our current evaluation of different IoT platforms has centered around Microsoft’s Azure IoT suite. It hasn’t been nearly as easy to work with as the particle.io evaluation we did previously, but we will describe some of the challenges in a future post.

For now, we want to provide a solution…


Another year is well under way and another SXSW Interactive is behind us. Every year I’ve been to SXSW has been an interesting experience and is always informative. Overall this year felt similar to the past few but slightly less crowded for some reason. …

Carson McDonald

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