Apple buys Danish augmented reality start-up Spektral

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Google Glass augmented reality was criticised and eventually canned - but that's not stopping Apple
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Google Glass augmented reality was criticised and eventually canned - but that's not stopping Apple

Secretive Apple appears to have bought the company some time ago

Apple appears to have bought-up a Danish computing vision start-up called Spektral in a bid to augment its in-house augmented reality expertise - as it reportedly gears up to launch products by 2019...

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