Amazon Working on Augmented Reality for the Living Room

  • Company seeks lower-cost source for virtual projections
  • Patents reveal Amazon's ambitions beyond the Echo speaker

An Amazon patent outlining how to use computer projections to transform a room into a virtual setting that responds to the user’s senses.

Source: United States Patent and Trademark Office

Amazon.com Inc. is trying to lower the cost of augmented reality to bring a technology normally associated with futuristic military training and video-game conventions to living rooms.

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