Augmented reality is reaching a mature state according to Gartner

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According to the very famous market analysis company Gartner, Augmented Reality is no more an “emerging” technology, but it has graduated as a mature one. A simple (but misleading) view is that this is a database that will “feed” AR and mixed reality (MR) experiences.

My predictions for augmented reality in 2019

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Augmented Reality in 2018. This has been an enormous endorsement for augmented reality. Predictions for Augmented Reality in 2019. Next-gen HoloLens will become a reality. augmented reality 2019 AR hololens magic leap predictions

Escaping from Augmented Reality

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For companies looking to get into Immersive technologies our VR Consultancy service offers comprehensive support in strategic deployment of Virtual, Augmented and Mixed Reality. The post Escaping from Augmented Reality appeared first on Tech Trends.

Target Treats Shoppers with Augmented Reality Tricks via Snapchat

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Big-box retailer Target has been on a bit of an augmented reality advertising shopping spree via Snapchat lately. The latest example, revealed on Tuesday, comes via a pair of Halloween-themed experiences, available in the camera carousel in Snapchat.

Infographic: Augmented Reality Landscape Q1 and Q2 2019

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The Venture Reality Fund , which invests primarily in immersive applications and games, has just released its latest quarterly update covering Q1 and Q2 of 2019. Augmented Reality is hot. Infographic Tech Trends VR Tech AR MR Virtual Reality VR XRSeven Key Facts about AR.

#SXSW2019 – What does Augmented Reality Sound Like?

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Last year Bose unveiled its Augmented Reality glasses frames – still at prototype stage – at their pop-up experiential activation on Rainy Street. Bose calls this the world’s first audio augmented reality platform Click To Tweet.

Verizon Acquires Jaunt XR’s Augmented Reality Tech

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The post Verizon Acquires Jaunt XR’s Augmented Reality Tech appeared first on Road to VR. Jaunt, the cinematic VR company that pivoted to AR last year, today announced it has sold its software, technology, and “certain other assets” to American telecom Verizon.

Nissan Augmented Reality Concept Assists Drivers in Detecting Unseen Obstacles

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While the technology companies continue to drive forward with autonomous vehicles, Nissan's vision of the future of self-driving automobiles lies in a cooperative experience between human and machine, facilitated by augmented reality.

Experiencing Art With Augmented Reality

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The key, he believes, is to use immersive technologies such as Augmented Reality to seamlessly add digital elements to those existing and well-loved experiences, making them richer and more accessible in the process. Augmented Reality Will Reinvent How We Experience Art [link].

Google Helps Tell the Story of Stonewall in Augmented Reality

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Snapchat isn't the only tech company transforming landmarks with augmented reality for Pride Month.

Here's How Augmented Reality in Google Search Works

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Less than a month after previewing augmented reality capabilities in Search at Google I/O, Google has begun to roll out support for embedding 3D content into mobile search results, which can be viewed in AR on ARCore compatible devices.

Early Augmented Reality Concept Film That Envisioned the Future Gets a Sequel Powered by Kickstarter

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Long before the HoloLens or the Magic Leap One, a California-based team of independent filmmakers envisioned what the future of augmented reality might look like.

Hands-On: Here's How Augmented Reality in Google Search Works

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Less than a month after previewing augmented reality capabilities in Search at Google I/O, Google has begun to roll out support for embedding 3D content into mobile search results, which can be viewed in AR on ARCore compatible devices.

The current status of Augmented Reality adult entertainment

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But usually, I have discussed Virtual Reality adult entertainment … but what about Augmented Reality instead? Many readers on this site will likely have a good idea of what augmented reality is. augmented reality AR

Disney's 'Maleficent' Brings Its Magic to YouTube with Augmented Reality Make-Up Experience

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Dark mode themes for mobile apps are all the rage these days, but YouTube is taking that a bit literally with its latest augmented reality experience.

Magic Leap Acquires Augmented Reality Telepresence Startup Mimesys

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Just months after we previewed the augmented reality, volumetric video conferencing powers of Mimesys, the company has undergone a major change — it's now a part of Magic Leap.

How Is Augmented Reality Enhancing Indoor Wayfinding

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Fortunately, augmented reality and other immersive technologies make indoor wayfinding possible. Augmented reality wayfinding serves as a digital guide. See Also: 4 Applications of Augmented Reality in Physical Security.

US Military Shows Off Modified HoloLens 2 Augmented Reality System

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New images reveal that Microsoft is already well underway in fulfilling its $480 million contract to provide augmented reality headsets to the US Army.

How Augmented Reality Is Reshaping Activism

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As more innovators experiment with augmented reality , this burgeoning technology is going to disrupt many industries and change countless lives. Still, augmented reality has been aiding protesters longer than it has been fueling the Pokemon craze.

The 3 Biggest Challenges Facing Augmented Reality Today

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The reality is that even today’s best portable AR headset dev kits still have very limited fields of view (far from the field of view of today’s VR headsets, which some still feel is lacking!).

Harry Potter Fans Can Now Summon a Wizarding World Sorting Hat in Augmented Reality

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If you need to know whether you are really a Hufflepuff or a Gryffindor, then it's time to get yourself an augmented reality sorting hat.

Sony Gives Spider-Man a New Augmented Reality Home via iPhone & Android Apps

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Fans of the friendly neighborhood Spider-Man have yet another way to experience the web-slinger in augmented reality.

How Augmented Reality Is Revolutionizing Hospitality Industry (From Inside Out)

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Augmented reality has become a trend-setting technology in many industries. There are many real-world applications of augmented reality that help companies to build their brand and gain trust. Augmented reality gives hoteliers unlimited potential to engage their guests.

Pantomime Launches Creatures AR App With Shared Augmented Reality

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Magic Leap Reveals Peek at New 'Undersea' Augmented Reality Experience

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This year, the conference has a new headlining act, as Magic Leap will use the event as its launching pad for a new augmented reality experience.

Time Magazine Takes Readers on an Augmented Reality Tour of Amazon Rainforest

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Don't Miss: New York Times Delivers Augmented Reality Content to Magic Leap One Starting with Guatemala Volcano Feature Available via an update to the Time Immersive iOS and Android apps, "Inside the Amazon: the Dying Forest" presents.

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Can Augmented Reality Shorten the Learning Curve?

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Burgeoning technologies like augmented reality are some of the prime drivers of innovation. Augmented Reality in Healthcare. See Also: How Virtual Reality Is Transforming the Future of Surgical Training. Augmented Reality in Retail Training.

Augmented Reality Puts the Magic in 'Magic: The Gathering' Cards

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While augmented reality experiences can already appear to be magical, particularly to the uninitiated, one developer is doubling down on its mystical potential for the ever-popular Magic: The Gathering card game.

Ellen Degeneres Is Leveraging the Power of Augmented Reality Gaming to Help Save an Endangered Species

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Many tech insiders are waiting for augmented reality to go mainstream, but if you look around hard enough, you'll find that it's already gone as mainstream as possible, thanks to talk show host Ellen Degeneres.

Samsung Elevates Galaxy Note 10+ with Depth Camera for 3D Scanning & Augmented Reality Apps

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The mobile augmented reality war for dominance between Apple and its Asia-based rivals is in full effect.

Google Arts & Culture Offers 'Pocket Gallery' Augmented Reality Museum Featuring Picasso, Van Gogh, & More

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After debuting its virtual Pocket Gallery last year with the works of Johannes Vermeer, Google Arts & Culture has released a sequel that brings even more artists into your home via augmented reality.

Eido Inoue tells us everything we need to know about HADO and location based augmented reality

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When I interviewed Kevin Williams , an expert in the LBVR market, he said that there are also some experiments with location-based augmented reality and he mentioned a Japanese arcade AR game called HADO. augmented reality Best articles interviews AR business hado japan lbar

Facebook Brings Augmented Reality Ads to Its News Feed

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Facebook is preparing to make augmented reality experiences for brands more visible in its mobile app with Tuesday's introduction of augmented reality ads in its News Feed.

Zynga Debuts Pagini Hypercar in Augmented Reality via CSR 2 Mobile Game

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Already among the first game makers to add augmented reality content to an existing game upon the launch of ARKit, Zynga is breaking new ground with mobile AR once again.

Microsoft Launches Closed Beta Sign-Ups for Minecraft Earth Mobile Augmented Reality Game

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The long tease that is the release of Minecraft Earth continues, this time with an opportunity to start playing what might be one of the hottest augmented reality games ever, before the general public.