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Leap Motion ‘Virtual Wearable’ AR Prototype is a Potent Glimpse at the Future of Your Smartphone

Because VR can take over our entire reality, it can be great for entertainment. But when it comes to AR, the hope is that the tech will be a …

5 Ways Augmented Reality Is Disrupting the Supply Chain

Nearly everything we eat, wear and buy – from cranberries to crankshafts – moves through a supply chain. And businesses that help shepherd all those …

Legendary #VR pioneer @auradeluxe explains why #AugmentedReality is likely to outpace #VirtualReality - due to its "vast practical applications". #DigitalTwin #AR #IIoT @unity3d https://t.co/AeVSKZkRQ5

Beyond HoloLens Spatial Mapping - Spatial Understanding

The good folks behind Fragments and Young Conker, Asobo Studios, released to the community their spatial mapping code. It is available in the …

News: Apple's Phil Schiller Hints at Future Smartglasses by Framing Augmented Reality as Sci-Fi

Whenever you attend or remotely watch a major Apple event, you're likely to see Phil Schiller, the company's senior vice president of worldwide …

News: London Shoppers Can Now Design Their Own Nikes in Augmented Reality

Nike has launched an augmented reality design tool at its Niketown store in London that lets shoppers customize sneakers and see their designs on a …

Augmented Reality: The Next Big Thing in Global Logistics?

Imagine a warehouse staff efficiently sorting through various packages during a manual picking operation and accurately locating the right one with …

Bring AR Twitter into Your Reality with TweetReality

<b>When it comes to curation of up-to-date news and information in real life, Twitter is one of the best social media platforms to turn to…so why not</b> …

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Accenture aims to take AR and VR commerce into the mainstream

Virtual reality may be stalled with consumers, but it might be catching on with enterprises. That’s one of the messages delivered recently by the “extended reality” team at Accenture, the big tech and business consulting company.<p>Extended reality applies to augmented reality, virtual reality, and …

Augmented Reality

My Magic Leap skepticism and optimism explained: no matter what this is an important product for our future

So Magic Leap has uncloaked. Rolling Stone has the best look at the technology so far. Those I look up to in the industry who have seen it, from …

Magic Leap shows off its Magic Leap One ‘Creator Edition’ AR headset, shipping in 2018

At long last, the day has come. Magic Leap has shared a first look at what they’ve been building with the cash they’ve raised from Google, Alibaba and others.<p>Today, the highly valued augmented reality startup shared early details on the Magic Leap One “Creator Edition,” an AR headset for developers …

What to expect when Magic Leap’s headset launches

Magic Leap is finally releasing a developer version of its augmented reality system next year. The company has promised an SDK in early 2018 (three years later), to be followed by the actual hardware, called the Magic Leap One.<p>Magic Leap has already attracted heavy investors in the form of Google …

Pokémon GO gets a new and improved augmented reality mode (but only on iOS)

Remember back in June, when Niantic took the stage at WWDC to show off a beta build of Pokémon GO? The one that used Apple’s new augmented reality framework, ARKit, to beef up the game’s AR abilities?<p>That feature, now called AR+, will ship at last later this week (and a long absent Pokémon should …

Pokémon

It's Time to Take Magic Leap Seriously

The last time I visited Magic Leap founder Rony Abovitz at the company’s secretive Florida offices, he told me about the time he met Beaker, the …

Seeing the World Through a Different Lens: How Brands Will Incorporate Augmented Reality Into Their Marketing in 2018

It all started with Pokémon Go, a handheld mobile device game that allowed users to explore urban areas catching and battling magical creatures. Who could possibly have anticipated that what began as a children's card game with Byzantine rules would explode onto the app scene seemingly overnight …

AR developers need to pick and use the right text

Many brands are evaluating augmented reality (AR) and the potential it holds for interacting with consumers in an immersive and impactful way. It’s easy to see why — AR experiences allow brands to integrate content into real environments to complement the world of the consumer in a myriad of ways. …

A16Z Partner Believes Image Recognition Will Be The Biggest Thing In Tech

AI is quickly expanding across various industries, and a number of machine learning startups are developing image recognition solutions across the …

Buzzword to brand necessity: Best practices for using AR in marketing

<i>Editor's note: The following is a guest post from Omaid Hiwaizi, global head of experience strategy at Blippar.</i><p>In the past 20 years, digital …

Mobile Devices

Magic Leap's AR creation platform is like something out of science fiction! https://t.co/kc2jtNZGHJ

Apple Could Be Following Up The iPhone X With An Augmented Reality Capable Smartphone

<b>Apple</b> is always up to something — and now the company has reportedly filed a patent for a mysterious <b>iPhone</b> “window” that could be a real game changer …

Augmented Reality

How This Remote AR Assistance App Wants to Transform Business

<b>Scope AR offers cross-platform live support video calling on the HoloLens, for real-time, 3D remote collaboration.</b> A few months ago I went to the …

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The new reality of mobile AR and computer vision venture capital

Mobile AR from Apple (ARKit), Google (ARCore) and Facebook (Camera Effects) and computer vision/machine learning (CV/ML) are focusing the minds and wallets of VCs in Silicon Valley, China and beyond. The $2.5 billion invested in AR/VR so far this year ($1 billion in October and November alone) was …

This ICO Wants To Develop AR Smart Glasses Top Tech Giants Couldn't

Founded in 2017, Lucyd is an emerging tech startup that specializes in developing augmented reality mobile apps and wearable smart products. Their flagship product offering is a pair of AR smart glasses, known as Lucyd Lenses.<p>These wearable eyeglasses allow up to a 120-degree field of view, while …

Unlocking augmented reality for business. The rise of AR.

With a new era of how we interact with our surroundings upon us, innovators can suggest numerous utilizations for their AR devices. However, its ultimately up to the users to realize their true potential. This represents somewhat of a marketing obstacle for AR companies because their target …

How AR And E-Commerce Are Reshaping The Retail Market | BCW

<b>The advent of smartphones has revolutionised commerce sector. Its impact has been indelible in almost every field of business. It has even birthed an</b> …

Advances In Lens Technology Could Reduce The Size Of VR Headsets

<b>Smaller, sleeker lenses that don’t degrade image quality? Oh Harvard, what will you come up with next?</b> When it comes to the lenses of optical devices …