The BMW Group has announced that its Mini brand has taken on virtual reality technology with a new innovation called Mini Mixed Reality. Much like BMW's own take on the tech, MMR works with a VR headset that enriches the view out of the windows of a Cooper Hardtop with a visual representation of a digital world. It uses headset tracking, acceleration, sound, and a connection to the vehicle's operating system to ensure clear imagery on the move. Naturally, a high-end computer is also required to make all this work, but as the technology progresses, fewer, smaller components will be necessary. So, what's the point?

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What Could Go Wrong? MINI Is Toying With Virtual Reality Driving Tech

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