It has been more than a month since Microsoft sent out invitations to its press conference at MWC Barcelona, the phone-based fair formerly known as the Mobile World Congress. But with the companythe smart money at the event's focus has been .
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How to watch live: Sunday, February 24,
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What to Expect
The expectation of a possible HoloLens sequel started when Microsoft showed that technical fellow Alex Kipman will speak at the event. Kipman, creator of Kinect and Corporate VP Julia White .as well as the leader of Microsoft's mixed reality effort, shook the flames then . He will be joined by and
The HoloLens headset is probably due to an update. Microsoft first showed the mixed reality headset. And while there is still no consumer version, it has found a home in the industry and the military (although the $ 480 million contract with the US Army has ). HoloLen's successor rumors date back to at least . And the latest announcement that a shows that Microsoft is still actively engaged in the technology.
Other MWC Announcements
Still, HoloLens or No, Microsoft's presentation will be a highlight of Sunday's MWC itinerary, which is the start of at least two days of press conferences in Barcelona. Before Microsoft,and HMD (Nokia) will kick things while LG will end the day. They will be followed on Monday by Sony, Ericsson and ZTE.
CNET will have complete coverage of the show throughout the week.