Jan Laessig

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How Apple Will Use AR To Reinvent The Human-Computer Interface

Taking a careful look at how the company has reinvented the UI down through its history provides strong clues as to how it will do so again with AR glasses.<p>As a technology industry analyst, I have had the privilege of covering Apple since 1981. During this period of time, I have watched Apple …

Augmented Reality

Unveiling Project North Star

Leap Motion is a company that has always been focused on human-computer interfaces.<i>The fundamental limit in technology is not its size or its cost or</i> …

Augmented Reality

The Ikea Manual Of The Future Looks Amazing

We’ve all been there. Blood pumping. Face red. Body exhausted. It’s 15 minutes into building a piece of Ikea furniture, and we’re one diaeresis away from throwing the hex wrench out the window. Sure, Ikea’s ubiquitous instruction manuals look so simple and friendly, but translating the schematics …

Living Rooms

Sotheby’s debuts augmented reality home staging app using Google ARCore

Less than a year ago, real estate professionals speculated that virtual and augmented reality would soon improve the process of buying and selling homes — now luxury realtor Sotheby’s International Realty is bringing AR into its international listings. Working in partnership with VR/AR developer …

Real Estate

Intesa Sanpaolo: dall’incontro tra arte e innovazione nasce il museo di domani

La Attention Heatmap del Martirio di Sant'Orsola del Caravaggio, che indica le parti che sono state osservate con maggiore attenzione.<p><b>Intesa</b> …

Call Me By Monet: how Instagram hybrids turned pop into art

High art and pop culture have often been mashed together – but rarely as effectively as on three Instagram accounts delighting fans of Monet, Alexa Chung and Harry Potter<p>First there were the memes. Then there were the funny animal videos. Now, a third wave of Instagram accounts has arisen; that of …

Art

Visiting museums in augmented reality [ARKit]

Museums

Interacting with New Dimensions in Testimony

Neues Urheberrecht - Wem gehört das Recht am Museumsselfie?

Man stelle sich vor: In den Ferien gelingt ein toller Schnappschuss. Diesen postet man bei Facebook. Zwei Monate später entdeckt man das eigene Bild …

Art

Intel is making smart glasses that actually look good

Exclusive first look at Vaunt, which uses retinal projection to put a display in your eyeball<p>The most important parts of Intel’s new Vaunt smart glasses are the pieces that were left out.<p>There is no camera to creep people out, no button to push, no gesture area to swipe, no glowing LCD screen, no …

Wearable Tech

DeepFrame brings augmented reality to a huge screen

It's easy to feel a bit disillusioned with all the hype around augmented reality. We've seen basic examples of AR take off, with apps like <i>Pokemon Go</i>, but that's not exactly immersive. AR glasses, meanwhile, are still finding their legs. But Realfiction believes there's another approach: its large …

Augmented Reality

News: Disney Has Figured Out How to Make AR Content React to Real-World Obstacles

Researchers at Disney have demonstrated the ability to render virtual characters in augmented reality that are able interact autonomously with its …

Augmented Reality

Magic Leap finally unveils augmented reality goggles, says it’s shipping next year

After more than three years, Magic Leap has unveiled what it describes as a “creator edition” of its augmented reality system. The Magic Leap One consists of a pair of oversized cyberpunk-y goggles, a puck-shaped external computer called a Lightpack, and a handheld controller. It’s supposed to …

Augmented Reality

YB Entartete Kunst Lebt excerpt

If You’re Too Busy For These 5 Things: Your Life Is More Off-Course Than You Think

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off-course <b>90 percent</b> of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct destination at the …

Interview with the Wisdom Seekers: Shelly Sharon, the path of honesty

My interview with Shelly fell spot on my birthday, exactly one year after I met her for the first time. We celebrated with a treat: a generous slide …

Royal Academy Tate HTC Vive powers next-gen VR art experiences

<b>London’s Royal Academy of Arts and Tate Modern are currently running exhibitions featuring virtual reality (VR). Both have been created in</b> …

Modigliani VR: The Ochre Atelier – Behind The Scenes | Tate

Go behind-the-scenes and discover how we recreated the artist's final Parisian studio in virtual reality

Christian Borstlap for Rijksstudio

Mit dieser Museums-App können Kunstbanausen endlich klugscheißen

Wer hat es noch nicht erlebt: Du stehst in einem Museum, siehst ein Bild, das dir wirklich gut gefällt, aber die kleine Info-Tafel daneben gibt dir …

The Masters collection

Discover Louis Vuitton lastest collaboration with Jeff Koons and the exclusive bags and accessories from the new Masters collection. Jeff Koons …

Louis Vuitton

Oculus Go is a $199 VR headset that doesn't require a phone

While Oculus has pioneered the modern consumer VR industry with the Oculus Rift and Samsung's Gear VR, it's been working hard on a truly wireless VR solution as well. Last year, Oculus teased that it was planning on a powerful standalone VR headset called "Project Santa Cruz," and earlier this …

Virtual Reality

Museums doing digital and museums doing good — can we forge a connection?

<b>This article outlines initial thinking around an emerging area of museum digital and social practice. Its intention is to create debate and raise</b> …