Faceshift's software enhances Apple's existing portfolio of facial recognition and augmented reality technology. Apple just made an unexpected purchase: The tech giant has acquired Faceshift, the startup responsible for the motion capture technology used to make characters in the new Star Wars movie look more realistic, TechCrunch reports. Show More Summary
The annual resurgence of Peanuts nostalgia is once again upon us and this time delivered through augmented reality courtesy of the U.S. Postal Service. Using the USPS app, users have the ability to take a photo of themselves next to characters.
As the holiday season is ramping up, the annual resurgence of Peanuts nostalgia is once again upon us — this time delivered through augmented reality courtesy of the U.S. Post Office Using the USPS app, users have the ability to take...Show More Summary
Cardiologists have used Google Glass to unblock a coronary artery in a 49-year-old male. Three-dimensional reconstructions of the artery were loaded onto a custom application and displayed through the augmented reality headset during...Show More Summary
The HoloLens will let customers take cars on a virtual test drive.
Consumer technology continues to assimilate the auto industry (and it's a good thing).
Volvo and Microsoft will work together on future tech like implementing augmented reality in the automotive world with Microsoft's HoloLens glasses. They think it could revolutionize the sales process. Continue reading Volvo and Microsoft...Show More Summary
Microsoft’s augmented reality headset, the HoloLens is fascinating. The company has been showing off the HoloLens for a little while now, and it is expected to be available to developers in 2016 for $3000. Last night, Microsoft announced its new partnership with Volvo Cars. Both of the companies are teaming up to “explore the future […]
A new demonstration of the HoloLens device suggested that augmented reality has a way to go before the technology is ready for the masses.
A portable photo printer called LifePrint, now seeking funding on Kickstarter, creates 'living' photos by combining a printed photograph with a digital video. An augmented reality app makes this possible, so that when a print is viewed...Show More Summary
HTC's Executive Director of Global Marketing for its connected product division, Jeff Gattis, has left the company to join the mysterious Google-back augmented reality company, Magic Leap....
The Korean automaker with a camera-based smartphone app that uses 3D animations, augmented reality and video to teach owners about their cars.
Connected eyewear for the office, 3D smart glasses hit […]
We’re living in a time when the world is becoming more enamored with new age technology such as augmented and virtual reality. Over the past few years, at least a few companies have been debuting their take on the subject, including Google, Microsoft, and Facebook-owned Oculus. Today, Atheer is taking the next step in bringing […]
Augmented reality aims to make the world you already see way cooler. So, how does it work exactly? Read more... More about Tech, Ar, Augmented Reality, Apps Software, and Mobile
New Hyundai cars bring the owner's manual into the digital world with some very cool augmented reality features.
The young team at Frants Innovators claims it’s working on an augmented reality computer that translates English audio into text in real time, providing closed caption for daily life. The display is worn on eyeglasses frames while the rest of the computer is in a pocketable case.
Hyundai introduces its Virtual Guide, and augmented reality app that puts the most common owner's manual searches on your phone or tablet. Continue reading Hyundai Virtual Guide is an owner's manual for your phone Hyundai Virtual Guide is an owner's manual for your phone originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 13 Nov 2015 14:16:00 EST. Show More Summary
We’re all trying to get a handle on virtual reality, and its cousin, augmented reality. Will it be a bust? Or will the two industries become a $150 billion market by 2020, as tech advisor Digi-Capital predicts? Will the game segment of these industries look more like mobile or consoles? I’ve moderated a three sessions […]
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