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What is 'Magic Leap'?

Magic Leap is a U.S. startup company that is working on a head-mounted virtual retinal display, called Magic Leap One. (2018)

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What does the Magic Leap create for users?

It superimposes 3D computer-generated imagery over real world objects.

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Technologies in the Magic Leap?

It uses a LIGHT-FIELD CHIP to project a
DIGITAL LIGHT FIELD onto the user's
RETINA.

Possibly using SILICON PHOTONICS.

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Who founded Magic Leap and when?

Magic Leap was founded by Rony Abovitz in 2010

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How much has Magic Leap raised (by early 2018)

Prominent investors?

has raised $1.4 billion from a list of investors including Google and China's Alibaba Group.

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Who is on the Magic Leap team?
Special effects

Richard Taylor of special effects company Weta Workshop is involved in Magic Leap alongside Abovitz.

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Who is on the Magic Leap team?
SF Author

Science fiction author Neal Stephenson joined the company in December 2014

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Similar early failed tech to Magic Leap?

Who is the Magic Leap current competition?

Similar to Google Glass on steroids

It is being compared to Microsoft HoloLens.

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Future potential of the Magic Leap technology?

Technologies potentially suited to applications in augmented reality and computer vision.

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What's Magic Leap's new tech?

Magic Leap asserts that it achieves better resolution with a new proprietary technique that projects an image directly onto the user's retina.

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What is the NPP?

New Payment Platform - initiative of the RBA and big banks - back end

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What will the NPP do?

Allow realtime transfer of funds 24/7

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What is a PayID?

For use with the NPP:phone no - email - NBN - ?User nominated

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What is 'OSKO'?

BPay owned frontendIt wants to become a household name. Just 'osko' me.

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Who owns BPay?

owned by the 4 big banks

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How revolutionary is the NPP?

Australia Leapfrogs ahead + only 2 other countries

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Which other countries have realtime payments already?

Sweden and Mexico

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TENS Cranial Stimulation

Michael’s PHD Research?