Another day, another patent appears showcasing the whims of multinational tech giants. Recently a Sony patent appeared indicating plans for upgrades to PlayStation VR, adding features like inside-out tracking and wireless capabilities. The company is also investing in augmented reality (AR) technology, especially when it comes to head-mounted displays (HMD), with a patent describing a feature that’s more common on 180-degree cameras, stereoscopic lenses.
Spotted by the masters of patent hunting Lets Go Digital, this particular AR patent comes from the Japan Patent Office (JPO), published on 11 July 2019. As such all the details are in Japanese but the site