AR Opera Glasses Could Change Broadway Forever

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Students from the South Korean Hongik University have developed a pair of reimagined 19th-century opera glasses that utilize AR technology to immerse spectators in Broadway shows in a variety of unique and imaginative ways. ” For more information on these next-gen AR glasses visit here.

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AR-Powered Hotels Have Officially Arrived

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Moxy Hotels, a chain of stylish hotels owned by Marriot, today announced the Moxy Universe, Play Beyond , an augmented reality (AR) experience that allows guests to interact with the hotel in a variety of unique ways. News AR Augmented Reality

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NuEyes & Samsung Creating An AR Solution For Healthcare

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NuEyes’s lightweight AR glasses, when combined with a compatible Samsung device, can be used in a variety of medical situations. The post NuEyes & Samsung Creating An AR Solution For Healthcare appeared first on VRScout. News AR Augmented Reality Healthcare

ActiveLook Brings “Light AR” To Sports Sunglasses

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The post ActiveLook Brings “Light AR” To Sports Sunglasses appeared first on VRScout. News AR Augmented Reality SportsAugmented reality for athletes.

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AR/VR Simulations for Sustainable, Regenerative, Circular Cities

Speaker: Nik Gowing, Brenda Laurel, Sheridan Tatsuno, Archie Kasnet, and Bruce Armstrong Taylor

Join our amazing panelists, Nik Gowing, Founder at Thinking the Unthinkable and International Broadcaster; Brenda Laurel, PhD, Principal, Neogaian Interactive; Sheridan Tatsuno, Principal, Dreamscape Global; Archie Kasnet, CEO, Regenerative; and Bruce Armstrong Taylor, The Climate 4.0 Project, to discuss how today's AR/VR and related AI-enabled technologies can be effectively applied, using data from such sources as NASA and NOAA, to both improve and accelerate urban sustainability planning and design.

Snap & Vogue Launch AR Fashion Exhibit

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You can also “try on” clothing in AR using the Snapchat app, anytime, anywhere. The AR exhibit features high-end fashion designs brought to life using custom Snapchat filters. The post Snap & Vogue Launch AR Fashion Exhibit appeared first on VRScout.

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Nike Partners With RTFKT To Launch AR Hoodies

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gm great feature on @voguebusiness today, where @benitopagotto @clegfx and @Zaptio talk about the RTFKT ecosystem, 3D Files and the upcoming RTFKT x Nike AR Hoodie [link] pic.twitter.com/seuGHilqv5 — RTFKT (@RTFKT) July 18, 2022. News AR Augmented Reality NFT

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This Year’s Tour De France Features AR And Holograms

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This year event organizers are offering fans a new way to experience the action using a combination of augmented reality (AR) technology and volumetric holograms. The post This Year’s Tour De France Features AR And Holograms appeared first on VRScout.

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Snapchat’s New AR Game Let’s You Hunt Ghosts

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Ghost Phone is a new in-game app from Snapchat that turns your smartphone into an augmented reality (AR)-powered ghost hunting device. While Snapchat has released numerous interactive experiences in the past, Ghost Phone is the first AR game released on the platform.

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AR Experience Introduces Three New Olympic Sports

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The Washington Post uses AR and interactive video to showcase three new Olympic sports debuting in Tokyo. The accompanying AR experience has a digital version of Brooke Raboutou climbing a massive fifteen-meter-tall wall in about 10 seconds – the expected Olympic climbing speed.

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Hugo Boss Lets Shoppers Build A Digital Mannequin Using AR

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The post Hugo Boss Lets Shoppers Build A Digital Mannequin Using AR appeared first on VRScout. News AR Augmented Reality FashionVirtually try on high-end clothing using Reactive Reality’s PICTOFiT technology.

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Google Will Soon Begin Testing Its AR Prototypes In Public

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Keep a look out for Google’s AR glasses next time you’re out for a stroll. This past January, reports began circulating that Google was in the development of its own augmented reality (AR) glasses that enable wearers to blend virtual graphics with the real world.

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Explore Tokyo Using AR Technology Powered By Apple Maps

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Tokyo, Japan is just the latest major city to receive official support for AR walking guidance. It was back in 2021 that Apple first introduced AR (augmented reality) navigation to its Apple Maps app, allowing iOS users to navigate their real-world environment using virtual overlays.

Batman AR Board Game Punches Its Way To Kickstarter

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Dispensing justice in AR. Batman: The Arkham Asylum Files is a next-gen board game from Infinite Rabbit Holes that uses augmented reality (AR) technology to immerse players in a mixed reality experience based on the classic DC superhero. News AR Augmented Reality

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AR Could Be The Future Of Bowling

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Available now at select Stars and Strikes venues, this one-of-a-kind immersive sports experience features AR-enhanced bowling lanes that react in real-time to your bowling. The post AR Could Be The Future Of Bowling appeared first on VRScout. News AR Augmented Reality

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Apple Shows Off AR Trading Cards Ahead Of WWDC 2022

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As was the case with past events, Apple has released an interactive AR easter egg to hype up audiences ahead of this year’s event. Tapping the digital booster pack will reveal three unique cards, each of which can be inspected individually in AR. News AR Augmented Reality iOS

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Google to Publicly Test AR Prototypes Starting in August

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Google announced that the company will be conducting real world tests of its early AR prototypes starting next month. ” Some of the key areas Google is emphasizing are things like real-time translation and AR turn-by-turn navigation.

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AR Technology Invades Electric Daisy Carnival In Vegas

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Earlier this month we reported on a new partnership between social media app Snapchat and American events promoter Live Nation that will bring AR (augmented reality) Lenses to multiple concerts across the United States. For more information on Snapchat’s AR Lenses visit here.

Snapchat’s New AR Shopping Tools Are A Game-Changer

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“Try before you buy” takes on a whole new meaning with Snap’s AR shopping Lenses. This includes a handful of new AR (augmented reality) tools that could have a significant impact on the future of shopping. Then there’s Camera Kit for AR Shopping.

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Scientists Resurrect Extinct Animals Using AR Technology

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It’s for this reason, as well as others, that the organizations partnered to create scientifically-accurate 3D models of 13 legendary animals brought to life using AR technology. The post Scientists Resurrect Extinct Animals Using AR Technology appeared first on VRScout.

AR Technology Invades The Legendary Cannes Film Festival

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Locate one of Niantic’s AR viewfinders to unlock fun experiences using the company’s Lightship VPS technology. This includes Doty’s Metaverse Trek AR Scavenger Hunt created by Aircards in partnership with Emodo as well as the Niantic ARship tour. News AR Augmented Reality

Apple Maps Update Introduces AR Navigation

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This latest update also introduces AR walking directions to the navigation app. AR navigation is expected to arrive this September alongside a slew of other updates as part of iOS 15. As previously mentioned, Apple Maps’ AR navigation works similar to Google Maps Live View.

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Google Wants To Deliver World-Scale AR Using Google Maps

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During Google’s 2-hour long 2022 I/O event last week, the company made a number of exciting announcements, including the reveal of a new mid-tier phone as well as a pair of AR glasses capable of translating multiple languages in real-time. . News Android AR Augmented Reality iOS

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Dogecoin Millionaire Launches Tamagotchi-Style AR Game

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Earn exclusive NFTs and Dogecoin by taking care of an AR-powered ‘Dogeagotchi’ in this location-based mobile game. Cryptocurrency, as well as your Dogeacotchi, can be viewed in AR using your smartphone. “We

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Could Facebook’s AR Video Calls Solve “Zoom Fatigue”?

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Spice up your video calls with AR games and party hats. This new category will let you share interactive AR effects with anyone on a group video call through Messenger. That being said, AR effects aren’t new for Facebook’s messaging apps.

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Facebook Patent Teases AR Fedora, Visor, And Cowboy Hat

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Earlier this week, the United States Patent & Trademark Office published a new patent filed by Facebook back in 2019 that showcases a “unique” type of AR headgear. This semitransparent lens could be folded up and down by the user, allowing easy access to AR content.

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Cadillac’s AR Navigation System Looks Pretty Darn Cool

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A new video offers a closer look at the 2021 Cadillac Escalade’s AR-powered GPS navigation system. With the recent developments in immersive technology over the past few years, AR navigation has been somewhat of a hot-button topic within the automobile industry.

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This AR Drum App Could Revolutionize Music Learning

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AR you ready to rock? Drum Tutor, a leading drum school based out of Singapore, has begun using augmented reality (AR) technology as part of its current lesson plan, offering students a new, more efficient way to hone their skills off-stage. News AR Augmented Reality

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Kid-Friendly Batman App Lets You Battle Villains In AR

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has released a new mobile app on iOS & Android devices that lets you partner up with the Dark Knight himself and take on some of Gotham’s greatest villains in immersive AR. The post Kid-Friendly Batman App Lets You Battle Villains In AR appeared first on VRScout.

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This AR Helmet Lets Helicopter Pilots ‘Own The Sky’

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International technology company Elbit Systems this week unveiled a helicopter vision suite for military helicopters that uses a combination of augmented reality (AR), machine learning, and artificial intelligence to provide pilots better visibility while in degraded visibility conditions.

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We Tried Snap’s AR Glasses And Had Our Minds Blown

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Snap Inc’s AR Spectacles glasses are nothing short of black magic. The latest Spectacles design was the first to include built-in AR (augmented reality) functionality, allowing the wearer to interact with existing Snapchat AR Lenses straight from the glasses in real-time.

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AmEx Launches AR Treasure Hunt With Real Prizes

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American Express is launching an AR game in partnership with Yahoo called American Express Summer Drop that will give you a sweet little taste of what it means to be an AmEx card holder. The post AmEx Launches AR Treasure Hunt With Real Prizes appeared first on VRScout.

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Report: Apple Recruits Hollywood Directors For VR/AR Headset

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According to The New York Times , Apple is enlisting the help of the Hollywood elite to help bolster its catalog of immersive content for its long-rumored VR/AR headset. Unfortunately, the event came and went with no mention of VR or AR, let alone the highly-anticipated mixed reality device.

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Build Your Own Open-Source AR Headset For Under $80

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Atchimon loved the idea of how cutting-edge hardware like the Tilt Five glasses and AR could be a big game-changer for tabletop gaming and remote socialization. His solution was cheApR, an open-source AR headset built using 3D printed parts and electronics lying around his lab.

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AR Technology Tees Off At The PGA Tour

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With the world slowly opening up back up, attendance at live attendance at PGA Tour events is once again on the rise, and event organizers hope to keep that momentum going with a new interactive AR experience designed specifically for in-person spectators. News AR Augmented Reality

Magic Leap’s New AR Headset Is Coming This September

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The post Magic Leap’s New AR Headset Is Coming This September appeared first on VRScout. News AR Augmented RealityThe Magic Leap 2 will be available for purchase starting at $3,299 through select partners.

Snapchat’s New AR Lens Teaches You Sign Language

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Available now on iOS and Android, this nifty Lens uses AR technology to guide you through the basics of the American Sign Language Alphabet while testing your knowledge in several gamified experiences. The post Snapchat’s New AR Lens Teaches You Sign Language appeared first on VRScout.

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