Ahead of next-generation iPhones expected to include augmented reality features and updates for Siri, Bloomberg is out with a new report today detailing Apple’s work on a dedicated processor that it says will be devoted entirely to artificial...Show More Summary
Like other recent weeks, the last several days have been chock-full with online branding numbers. Here are nine that we found particularly interesting. 1. AR booms Digi-Capital's report said that the mobile augmented reality space will have more than 1 billion users and total $60 billion by 2021. 2. Fraud falls There's actually good news...
With augmented reality back in vogue after Pokemon Go [Free] made bucketloads of money, I'm interested to see the takes that other developers have on the AR genre. And Skyjacker is certainly an interesting take. The game has you trying to track down real-world airplanes in the sky, using real-world flight radar and an augmented-reality
Using Samsung GearVR, HTC Vive and HoloLens headsets, University of Newcastle students will be among the first in the world to learn key anatomy and birthing techniques through virtual and augmented simulation. More »
Do you think you know cars? Well, Blippar’s new machine learning technology is ready to take you on, as the augmented reality/visual search company is today announcing automotive recognition tech. In other words, Blippar’s AI can identify the make, model and year of any U.S. Show More Summary
Mark Zuckerberg's "We're making the camera the first augmented reality platform" kicked off the mobile AR platform war. But which company is going to come out on top?...
Straight out of Call of Duty, the TAR aims to put soldiers right on target.
Gatwick Airport, the second-largest of London’s airports, has installed around 2,000 iBeacons to help passengers find their way around the terminals. While phase 1 of the project is rather basic – merely showing people where they are...Show More Summary
Airlines already have a whole bunch of information about you when you fly. So just imagine if augmented reality could remind attendants about your favourite drink and even figure out how you're feeling? It's a future that Air New Zealand...Show More Summary
Technology moves at breakneck speed, and we now have more power in our pockets than we had in our homes in the 1990s. Augmented reality (AR) has been a fascinating concept of science fiction for decades, but many researchers think we’re finally getting close to making AR a reality thanks to advancements in computer vision. Show More Summary
Transform and roll out … and into your neighborhood virtual reality arcade. That’s what Transformers fan will soon be doing in China. This week, Hasbro and DMG Entertainment announced they were launching augmented and virtual reality experiences around Transformers, the robots that turn into cars, warplanes, and dinosaurs. They’ve been a phenomenon in toy stores […]
Hasbro and Dan Mintz’s Hollywood film studio DMG Entertainment are launching interactive Transformers virtual reality and augmented reality centers in China — a nation where the robots in disguise films have thrived in recent years. The centers will treat guests to “digital simulation experiences” based on the Transformers universe in both VR and AR. The first […]
We hear a lot of talk about the possibility of augmented reality glasses in the future, but it turns out there's another way engage the technology that might be more social: through an interactive window. SEE ALSO: Google buys VR company Owlchemy That's the idea behind a new prototype device called DeepFrame from Denmark-based RealFiction. Show More Summary
Monness Crespi and Credit Suisse are quietly relieved after hearing what Google had to tell developers last week about artificial intelligence, machine learning, augmented reality, and ubiquity.
In order for AR (augmented reality) glasses to become a mainstream tool, they need to be capable, comfortable and compact enough to be worn on the face while accommodating for the inherent complexities of human vision. According to a...Show More Summary
Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) are bringing the maritime digital solutions of the future to life at Nor-Shipping. Unveiling their augmented reality (AR) project at the world’s biggest maritime show, this immersive, interactive tool enables visitors…
Augmented reality is seeing strong gains among Americans thanks to social networks like Snapchat, Instagram and Facebook, a market research firm said Monday.
A new view of the world Image by Niantic Pokémon Go may be the popular face of augmented reality (AR) apps—upon its debut last July, the game became an instant international obsession—but it was hardly the first AR effort. AugmentedShow More Summary
Because we're spoiled and don't appreciate amazing technology unless it's immediately convenient, some tech pundits are dismissing VR in favor of AR, but the fact is that we're still years away from easy to use AR glasses. For now, mainstream...Show More Summary
There are plenty of practical applications for AR, not to mention entertaining ones, and Google's objective is to uncover them all. Augmented reality's proliferation is slowly picking up pace. But with the way Google had it exhibited...Show More Summary