Phantom limb pain is a mysterious ailment: people with amputations experience aches and acute pains in an arm or leg that isn’t there — making the problem notoriously difficult to treat. But a new type of therapy using augmented reality is surprisingly effective at reducing even the most intractable phantom pain. Read More
Instead of staring at a smartphone screen, a San Francisco based AR company has adapted its Augmented Reality glasses, to allow the wearer to see and play Pokemon Go via the headset.
Maker of powerful, augmented reality smartglasses for industrial and enterprise use Osterhout Design Group this week announced closing a $58 million round of series A funding. The company plans to use the money to significantly grow its portfolio of AR products and intends to present those plans at upcoming technology conference CES 2017 in January. Show More Summary
Following the breakout success of Pokémon Go, the White House is apparently looking to capitalize on the sudden interest in augmented reality. A new, official White House app called 1600 allows anyone with a smartphone or tablet and a $1 bill to take a tour of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. Source: WhiteHouse.gov
The next wave of proptech will be the businesses that truly change how we think of the way the property industry works and how we interact with it. Setting aside areas like virtual and augmented reality or smart homes, these businesses will be truly game changing. They will tackle fundamental problems such as:
The United States government has just published an iOS app that uses augmented reality to identify dollar bills and create three dimensional models of the White House on top of them. No, you didn't accidentally click over to The Onion,...Show More Summary
Motorola's innovative modular phone could soon be gaining a Google Tango add-on that enables immersive AR experiences.
Can Osterhout Design Group really design cool mobile augmented reality and virtual reality smartglasses that actually sell?
With today's advanced technology, learning about the White House is as easy as pointing your phone camera at a dollar bill. With the latest White House augmented reality app, 1600, you can transform your plain old dollar bills intoShow More Summary
Book review: A clear-eyed look at the mind-blowing changes in spatial computing dead ahead Title: “The Fourth Transformation: How Augmented Reality and Artificial Intelligence Change Everything” Authors: Robert Scoble & Shel Israel My rating: ????? Release date: December 7, 2016 on Amazon At the Launch Scale conference in San Francisco on Nov. Show More Summary
Considering the huge amount of publicity Pokémon has received this year thanks to a certain popular augmented reality game, it’s not really surprising that we’ll be seeing a new Pokémon feature film coming out soon. Legendary Pictures announced in July that they had plans to create the live-action movie Detective Pikachu, with writers Alex Hirsch (Gravity […]
As technology evolves, Just Eat is working on new and interesting ways to help you order takeaway.
Get the 1600 app now to experience the White House in augmented reality. IOS Android What’s it like to attend a state dinner at the White House? Or see Marine One land on the South Lawn? From hosting festivals on the South Lawn to allowing...Show More Summary
The Osterhout Design Group has raised $58 million to develop new generations of mobile augmented reality and virtual reality smartglasses. That’s a big round for the seasoned company, and it shows that the race is on to build smartglasses that can really deliver on the vision of AR. ODG is competing with other well-funded companies […]
ODG announced it has completed its first outside investment ever.
Google's Tango augmented reality technology may appear on the Moto Z as an add-on mod.
Let's Tango, Moto. Right now, Google Tango is a great idea trapped inside mediocre hardware. As we saw in Lenovo's Phab 2 Pro, there is a lot of potential in the camera-reliant augmented reality technology, but right now there's really...Show More Summary
A Japanese developer has combined dogs and augmented reality. A truly powerful mix.
Raymarine Unveils an all-new version of its popular Wi-Fish mobile app for use with Dragonfly-PRO and Wi-Fish CHIRP Sonar systems. The app has been expanded and now includes Augmented Reality Viewing of your saved waypoints and fishing hot-spots.
Australia doesn't typically get into the business of hosting stage productions for video games. And there certainly hasn't been a lot of collaboration between opera, video games and augmented reality. But next month, Sydney is getting a dose of all three. More »