With HoloLens, Microsoft Aims To Avoid Google's Mistakes

Posted by HardOCP News 9:59 AM (CDT)

Monday May 23, 2016

And by mistakes, I'm pretty sure they mean no one wants their early adopter customers to be referred to as Glassholes. Personally, I really like where HoloLens is headed and I could actually see myself using a pair if Microsoft can deliver on its promises.

"They’re taking a more measured approach with HoloLens, and it’s the right strategy," said Tipatat Chennavasin, general partner at the Venture Reality Fund, which invests in augmented-reality and virtual-reality start-ups. "You don’t want to over hype it and get people very disappointed, and that’s what happened with Google Glass."