Using voice based interactions on the Hololens (via Speech Input Source, Speech Input Handler)

In this post, you’ll learn: 1. How to import the Mixed Reality Toolkit to your project 2. How to use the Speech Input Source and Speech Input Handler scripts provided in the MR Toolkit to use voice commands in your app Prerequisites: Make sure that you have the environment set up as described in my … Continue reading "Using voice based interactions on the Hololens (via Speech Input Source, Speech Input Handler)"

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Getting the Mixed Reality toolkit to build even more awesome apps

Microsoft made it easier to develop Holographic apps by releasing the HoloToolkit which is a collection of tools and scripts which can be used to implement key features easily. Until October 2017, things were breezy and I thought I had features figured out with the HoloToolkit. However, Microsoft released the Mixed Reality (MR) Toolkit in … Continue reading "Getting the Mixed Reality toolkit to build even more awesome apps"

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Getting started with the Hololens, what all do you need

Let me start with a big note: YOU DON’T NEED A HOLOLENS TO LEARN HOLOGRAPHIC COMPUTING. Yes, it’s true. You just need a windows 10 PC with the requirements that I outline below. Because you can use the Hololens emulator which runs on the PC and simulates what you could see on the Hololens. Microsoft … Continue reading "Getting started with the Hololens, what all do you need"

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The cool stuff, the Hololens can do

When Microsoft launched the Hololens in 2016, there was a lot of buzz and speculation surrounding it. With many VR players already monopolising the HMD(Head Mounted Device) market, the Hololens was announced with a promise of an artificial intelligence component. And this, without even connecting to the Internet or some data cloud or any other device. The … Continue reading "The cool stuff, the Hololens can do"

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