Apple has underlined its virtual and augmented reality ambitions with the purchase of German technology firm SensoMotoric Instruments, German press agency DPA reported Tuesday.
SensoMotoric instruments, which is based in Teltow near Berlin, specializes in eye tracking systems. Amongst others, such technology can be used for virtual reality glasses where eye movement is monitored by small cameras.
There are many potential benefits to SensoMotorics systems for hard- and software developers.
One the one hand, eye tracking allows for