Magic Leap had 29 patents in digitalization during Q1 2024. Magic Leap Inc has filed patents for systems and methods that match content elements to surfaces in a 3D environment, a cross reality system for efficient access to stored maps, rendering virtual content from native mode applications, presenting audio signals in a mixed reality environment, and using and training a descriptor network for image processing. These patents showcase innovative technologies for immersive experiences and spatial organization in mixed reality environments. GlobalData’s report on Magic Leap gives a 360-degree view of the company including its patenting strategy. Buy the report here.

Magic Leap grant share with digitalization as a theme is 62% in Q1 2024. Grant share is based on the ratio of number of grants to total number of patents.

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Application: Matching content to a spatial 3d environment (Patent ID: US20240096038A1)

The patent filed by Magic Leap Inc. describes systems and methods for matching content elements to surfaces in a spatially organized 3D environment. The method involves receiving content, identifying elements within the content, determining surfaces, matching elements to surfaces, and displaying virtual content on the surfaces. The claims detail various aspects of the method, such as identifying attributes of content elements, using tags for placement, storing identified elements and surfaces, accessing stored information for compositing, and analyzing tags to search for logical structures. The method also includes running algorithms for best fit based on tags, extracting views from tags, and using matching scores to match content elements to surfaces.

Overall, the patent outlines a comprehensive approach to efficiently matching and displaying virtual content on surfaces within a 3D environment. By utilizing tags, attributes, and algorithms, the method ensures accurate placement and display of content elements on identified surfaces. The storage and access of identified elements and surfaces, along with the use of matching scores and best fit algorithms, contribute to the effectiveness of the system in creating a seamless augmented reality experience. The method's focus on precise placement and display of virtual content demonstrates Magic Leap Inc.'s commitment to enhancing user interactions within spatial environments through innovative technology.

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