The Windows Mixed Reality Portal has hardware requirement checks, causing some grief amongst developers. Here's a quick tip on how to get around those checks.
Recent Windows Mixed Reality Stories
Microsoft has begun offering mixed reality headsets for sale with both Acer and HP going on-sale with prices starting at $299.
I expected some major league FUD after the Xbox One X reveal. But the faux outrage over VR/MR has been particularly amusing.
Apple's long-anticipated move into Augmented Reality (AR) has delivered a decisive death blow to HoloLens and the Windows Mixed Reality platform.
We already knew that Xbox "Project Scorpio" wasn't getting any VR capabilities in 2017, but now we also know that Microsoft won't be previewing its VR work at E3 next week either.
At Computex 2017 this morning, Microsoft and a variety of hardware partners showed off the final designs of the Windows Mixed Reality headsets that will ship in time for the holidays.
During his Build 2017 keynote address, Microsoft's Terry Myerson referred to Mixed Reality as "the next wave" of computing. But I think ambient computing is a much bigger deal.
When Microsoft announced Project Scorpio, it said the console would support VR, but it provided no details. This week, however, we received a nice hint.
We just discovered this while recording Windows Weekly today, but Microsoft has renamed Windows Holographic to Windows Mixed Reality.