Heartwarming moment boy, 11, who is trapped in a wheelchair, is able to virtually visit his grandfather using a Hololens mixed reality headset



It's been described as a disease that's a 'one way trip downhill'.
But for one brave boy with muscular dystrophy, holographic technology is helping reduce the devastating impacts of the disease.  
Harrison Smith, an 11-year-old from Cobham in Surrey, has been able to connect with his much-loved grandfather who lives in a different county using a Hololens mixed reality headset.    
Having a debilitating, life-limiting disease makes travelling to see distant family difficult.  
Digital and technology companies Orbital Media and DoubleMe used Microsoft's HoloLens headset to reunite Harrison... read more

 
30 March 2018 in Science &Technology, Views: 112
Source: Daily Mail
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