As part of a renewed deal between tech giant Samsung and the British Museum, the former are bringing augmented reality …
In honor of upcoming Cyber Monday, here’s a way you’ll soon be able to shop for clothes and accessories from home – while still trying before buying. It’s a new program called Swivel, an augmented reality experience that shows you wearing clothes, accessories, or cosmetics. Show More Summary
Augmented reality took another step towards being something more than just a gimmick with today’s announcement that Infinity AR has partnered with Beyond Verbal, an Israeli startup that decodes and measures human emotions in voice. “Augmented reality is the front end. Show More Summary
And no, the Wii U didn't get a massive graphics hardware upgrade overnight, either. Read more...
Augmented Reality, 3-D printing, retail catalogs, gaming--just a few of 3-D photography's potential applications. A new 64-camera rig from L.A. photographer Alexx Henry could make realistic 3-D ubiquitous. The appeal of 3-D imagery is innate: It can make the user experience in games, commerce, and communication more lifelike. Show More Summary
Augmented reality game used for non-gaming broadcasts. Streaming service Twitch has removed streams of PS4 game The Playroom from its directory listings following an influx of non-gaming related broadcasts.Click here to read the full article
Augmented Reality pioneers Metaio hardly qualify as a startup these days (being incorporated since 2003 and funded by a stream of project work from the likes of Volkswagen and IKEA), but they behave very much like a startup and are constantly inventing new systems for their considerable augmented reality SDK.
TexTales is bedding that has images woven into the fabric.
It only took a week for someone to turn Sony's augmented reality game Playroom into a webcam sex show.
People are using the PlayStation 4 to stream a call-in show and people are actually calling in. The Spartan Show is doing very well indeed. A husband and wife are using the PlayStation 4, augmented reality game PlayRoom and a PlayStation Camera to stream via the Twitch app. Show More Summary
The future is in the eye of the beholder… literally. With a great deal of excitement surrounding its release, this January Google Glass is expected to be sold to the general population. The glasses incorporate augmented reality technology and will allow the user to give commands to a wearable computer in the form of digital eyewear.... Show More Summary
“Shifter,” a graphic novel from Anomaly Productions, uses augmented reality to make prehistoric creatures spring to life.
Native apps will finally unlock the full power of Google's futuristic headset.
Nokia today added LiveSight to its HERE Transit application in order to make public transportation stations easier to find. LiveSight uses the device's camera and augmented reality technology to overlay mapping, location, and other data on a live image through the camera viewfinder. Show More Summary
A new Kickstarter film project by Keiichi Matsuda portrays a fully interactive future for our cities where the digital and physical merge. When augmented reality technology emerged, it became the king of all buzz in certain marketing and technology circles. Show More Summary
Blippar has been around since 2010 with the sole intention of making advertising fun again. The app uses high-speed augmented reality and image recognition technology to let brands add interactive advertising to real-world objects. Blippar...Show More Summary
I find that receiving too much information while I’m driving can be a major distraction, but I guess that Nissan thinks that Japanese drivers can handle it. They’ve just unveiled their own augmented reality glasses which…
If the Nismo smartwatch was any indicator, Nissan is clearly betting big on the wearable technology market. The Japanese automaker might be an unlikely participant, but is beating many bigwig tech companies in their own game by introducing wearable computing devices before them. Prior to the upcoming Tokyo Motor Show, the home ground for Nissan,Continue reading...
Google is expanding its Glass platform to include Google Play Music integration integration — and a snazzy set of $US85 earbuds to boot. So now you can bark at your augmented reality specs to play jams at you. “OK Glass: Play METAL!!” More »
Google's augmented reality specs, Google Glass, are getting a new set of features focused on audio. The new functionality gives Glass users the ability to ask Glass to pull up a track from Google Play Music or All Access and play it by telling it to 'listen to'... plus the name of the band.