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Magic Leap set to bring mixed-reality tech to the mobile world

CEO Rony Abovitz says the secretive company will announce a mobile partnership with a "major" telecommunications company later this year.<p>Secretive mixed-reality startup Magic Leap is itching to go mobile.<p>Its ability to create the illusion of 3D objects in the world around you has garnered endless …

Augmented Reality

Apple's AR apps will finally be able to stick things on walls

When iOS 11.3 launches, it'll pack tech that developers can use to make their augmented reality apps do things they couldn't do before.<p>Games that let you bounce virtual balls off the floor and wall. Apps that make you feel like you're at the 1969 moon landing after pointing your phone at a …

Augmented Reality

News: Google AR Prototype Enables 3D Model Viewing Through Web Browsers

Unsurprisingly, Google wants to be the caretaker for augmented reality on the web, and its latest move in this endeavor is a 3D model viewer …

Honda’s HoloLens demo was the first time I’ve found AR to be really useful

Honda is offering a simple augmented reality demo at the Detroit Auto Show using Microsoft’s HoloLens. It involves strapping on one of the headsets, walking around, and getting into the car, which takes between five to 10 minutes total. And it’s probably the most useful augmented reality demo I’ve …

Millennials Are Screwed - The Huffington Post

Credits<p>Story - Michael Hobbes<p>Michael is a contributing writer for Highline.<p>Typography - Jason Wong<p>Jason is an art director and graphic designer based in suburban New Jersey.<br>He is also a part of the lettering sketch blog Friends of Type.<p>Spiritual Guide - Becky<p>Becky is an 8-bit creation living in …

New Jersey

3 Top Augmented Reality Stocks You Should Consider Buying

This isn't just a fad anymore.<p>When Niantic's <i>Pokemon Go</i> game launched in early 2016, it helped bring augmented reality (AR) to the forefront of many …

Want to break into the AR or VR industry? Here’s how

Everyone gets excited when a new technological frontier takes off. However, with rapid growth comes uncertainty. When the landscape is shifting dramatically, it can be difficult to identify a reliable plan for building a career in the emerging industry. I’ve interviewed four industry experts who …

Augmented Reality

Untethered Mixed Reality... On the Edge

Equipping the workforce of the future with the right connected devices<p>“People care about the technology and tools in their workplace more than any …

News: WayRay Wows Auto Industry with AR Navigation Tech

Until self-driving cars become mainstream, augmented reality might be the next big technology to hit your dashboard.<p>AR navigation company WayRay …

UI Inspiration: More Hand-picked UI/UX Interactions

I guess it's that time of the week with an article all about more hand-picked UI/UX interactions. You guys are suggesting we should do this as a …

UI Design

The Chalk AR App Is The Future Of Education, Service And Support

I can’t count the number of times I’ve tried to do remote tech support for my parents or other relatives, only to feel like Flint Lockwood asking his father to save the world in <i>Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs</i>.<p>It’s not easy.<p>Chalk, the new augmented reality app from Vuforia, aims to change all …

Augmented Reality

6 awesome augmented reality apps making waves in the market

Augmented Reality (AR) is nothing new. However, the recent Apple iOS update and iPhone announcement are certainly going to help make this immersive format more mainstream.<p>Nowadays, the latest advancements in the tech world are being brought directly to the everyday mobile user with all kinds of …

Augmented Reality

Why firing my best designer was my smartest business decision

Three years ago I decided to start a design firm from my college dorm room. Since then, we've grown to become boogie<b>,</b> a design-driven social media agency with a team of eight working out of two offices in Albany and Brooklyn.<p>As with any business, we've had our ups and downs, but one of the most …

How to Use Size & Space in Interaction Design

You're reading How to Use Size & Space in Interaction Design, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

Interaction Design

The secret ordeals Apple puts developers through so they can make amazing Watch apps

App developers are Apple’s secret MVPs. Without applications, the iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple Watch would be immensely boring devices. Apple knows …

Smartwatches

Magic Leap shows off gaming on its holographic headset

Magic Leap, the Google-backed company with the mysterious augmented reality and virtual reality headset, has released an impressive new video showing …

The Next Frontier Meta Augmented Reality and 3D Printing

Industry predictions have been suggesting the growth of Augmented Reality in the next 5-10 decades. With AR, our world will be enveloped in …

Dolby's stereoscopic virtual reality proves utterly terrifying

Dolby has brought its Atmos surround sound experience to cinematic virtual reality by partnering with VR filmmakers Jaunt to create 360-degree …

Video: Watch Samsung Pay in action on the Galaxy S6 edge

One of the main features of Samsung’s shiny new Galaxy S toys is Samsung Pay, the company’s own mobile payments solution that’s supposed to compete …

Microsoft’s mind-blowing vision of the future: 3D holograms, smart surfaces, next-gen wearables, and ‘fluid mobility’

What will the world be like in another 5 to 10 years? Microsoft is answering that question with a new installment in its “Productivity Future Vision” …

Tiny mollusc on beach could hold key to augmented reality

A tiny mollusc found on British shores may hold the secret to developing an “augmented version” of reality – a discovery that could potentially …

HTML & CSS Examples of Material Design in Action

We touched on Material Design a few months ago (Material Design GUI kits, you should check them out!) just as Google’s innovative visual language …

Razer OSVR Is A Printable, Hackable Virtual Reality Headset

Make your own reality<p>There’s a growing problem in the virtual reality (VR) industry: Filmmakers and game developers don’t want to produce content for a headset few people have access to. And hardware manufacturers don’t want to build accessories for headsets that don’t have content. Razer’s new …

Virtual Reality

MIT Invents Tech That Could 3-D Print Self-Lacing McFlys

Self-lacing sneakers, furniture that constructs itself when you add water. Thanks to programmable 4-D printers, that’s just a start.<p>Take a piece of raw bacon. Uncooked, a strip of bacon will lie flat, but drop it into a sizzling frying pan and it will start to curl. Bacon curls because the fat …