How to use Paint 3D to make your own custom environments for Windows Mixed Reality

Yesterday I wrote about Microsoft’s documentation on creating custom spaces for Windows Mixed Reality. Having spent some time playing with the tools I found you can easily create your own space and import it into Windows Mixed Reality. All you need is Paint 3D on a PC running the Windows…

The Digital Lifestyle Show #652 – Hello to Smart Speaker Listeners

Welcome to this week’s podcast where Jason, Garry and I talk Microsoft, Smart Home, AI and more. We talk about problems with the Windows 10 April 2018 update, we talk smart home and Cortana / Alexa integration. We also discuss the latest updates to Windows Mixed Reality with custom homes,…

HoloLens April 2018 Update (Redstone 4) has arrived, here is what’s new

Today Microsoft have released a new version of Windows for the HoloLens. Based on the April 2018 update for Windows 10 (code named Redstone 4) this is the first release update to HoloLens in nearly two years. Many of the changes to this build (17134.1011) are applicable to both Windows…

Microsoft announces real time data viewing in Windows Mixed Reality and HoloLens

Microsoft have announced a new service for real time viewing of data in Windows Mixed Reality environments. The new services called SharePoint spaces and it enables visualising data on HoloLens and via Windows Mixed Reality headsets. You will be able to view 360 degree data, 360 videos, mapping and other…

The Digital Lifestyle Show #651 – Walking the Dog

Welcome to this week show where Jason, Richard and I talk about the issues hitting SSD drives with the Windows 10 April 2018 update. We talk about Redstone 5, Sets and the new Cloud Clipboard. We talk HoloLens, my garden in Windows Mixed Reality and drool over the new Surface…

Microsoft 360 Viewer for Windows Mixed Reality updated to fix YouTube issues

One of the great uses for Windows Mixed Reality is to watch 360 degree videos from places like YouTube, I love watching the Formula One on-board cameras in 360 and be able to look around at all the action. To enable this in Windows Mixed Reality Microsoft have an extension…

The Digital Lifestyle Show #650 – Build 2018

This week Richard and Garry join me to talk about the news coming out of Microsoft’s Build 2018 conference including Android integration to Windows 10, Fluent Design, Alexa and Cortana integration and more. We also talk about the new the April 2018 update, Redstone 5 and HoloLens. The Digital Lifestyle…

HoloLens Redstone 4 Preview updated to build 17124.1008

Microsoft are continuing to develop the Redstone 4 version of HoloLons with the 5th update of the preview available for testing. You install build 17134.1008 via Windows Update and it includes improvements for developers via updated APIs and the emulator. I was having many problems launching apps with the 3rd…

The Digital Lifestyle Show #648 – Practical VR

This week on the show Jason and I talk through the week’s Microsoft news including the arrival of the Windows 10 April 2018 update, HoloLens update, iTunes hits the Microsoft Store, Redstone 5 and more. Plus we also have a special guest joining us: Jesse McCulloch from Practical VR. They…

Windows Mixed Reality for SteamVR Exits Early Access

With the release yesterday of the Windows 10 April 2018 update there have been a number improvements for Windows Mixed Reality users. One of the main changes is SteamVR is out of Early Access (a type of beta). The updated version of SteamVR includes performance improvements, haptic feedback for the…

This site uses cookies.
Checkout our hands on with Amazon's latest assistant the Echo SpotRead More
+ +