Big Announcement at GEO Business

NCTech will be exhibiting at GEO Business for the third consecutive year, but this year we have something big to announce. We are launching our new iSTAR Pulsar ‘Big Data’ capture system and want to find out more about how the geospatial industry is gearing up to maximise the opportunities being offered by ‘Big Data’……
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Immersive tech — transforming the workplace

Immersive technology, namely VR, AR and Mixed Reality, is undoubtedly driving innovation across a broad spectrum of industries. I recently tuned into a webinar hosted by VR Intelligence to learn how different industries have integrated this tech into their business, as both an organisational tool — to enhance how teams work together and with clients……
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Scotland — our home & the home of tech

Over the past few years Scotland has been widely recognised as a hub for tech innovation, and the sharp rise in tech start‐ups last year across the country, referenced by the BBC recently, couldn’t be more encouraging. Our journey began back in 2010, and since then we’ve grown exponentially, thanks to support from our investors;……
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Ready Player One.…Go!

Our Commercial Director Chris Dryden gives his perspective on Spielberg’s AR and VR led fantasy. I really enjoyed the Real Player One (RPO) and thought it was pitched at the right level. I watched with my 13 year old daughter who (proud dad moment!) got most of the retro references! The film was always going……
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Confessions of a GDC virgin

A blog post from Chris Dryden, Commercial Director Full disclosure up front: I’m not a gamer – I’m still trying to get the hang of the 1970s classic Pong! But somehow, despite being a game‐luddite, I managed to find myself at the Mecca of computer games, the Game Developer Conference (GDC) in San Francisco (with……
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Important update about iris360 Pro

As you may know, we formally announced iris360 Pro at the Google Street View Summit in Tokyo last year. Since then we have received many enquiries regarding the status of the product and when it will be available to order. Having taken many factors into consideration, we are, today, announcing our decision not to pursue……
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NCTech in XYHT magazine

We are grateful to XYHT magazine for featuring us in the January edition of their surveying and VR publication. The article covers tech tools for capturing change in the construction industry over time and how they are drastically improving – recommending NCTech’s iSTAR Fusion as a camera with “amazing resolution”. The article goes on to discuss a……
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NCTech ranked as one of EMEA’s fastest‐growing tech firms

Reality imaging technology firm is the third fastest‐growing Scottish company in the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA program Edinburgh, U.K. – January 17, 2018 – NCTech, the developer of reality imaging systems, today announced that it has been recognised as one of Europe’s fastest‐growing technology companies by global accountancy giant Deloitte. Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™……
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Test our android AR app

We’ve been playing around with some scans in AR here in the office recently. Check out the video below – it shows our testing of an Android AR app using a model of The Scottish Kelpies. It was captured using the LASiris VR, which has been converted from a point cloud and contains over 4 million points.

LASiris VR update

Since we first announced LASiris VR at SPAR3D earlier this year, we have been working hard to develop and improve its hardware and back‐end data processing. There’s still some work to do but we feel now is a good time to share with you our plans for releasing the product to market. Background LASiris VR……
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