My predictions for augmented reality in 2021

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Two days ago, I’ve given you my predictions for virtual reality in 2021 (read it, in case you missed it). Now it’s time to make some forecasts about its companion technology, that is augmented reality! Multiple bodies and various objects will be able to be augmented.

8 Augmented Reality Trends in 2021

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The concept of augmented reality is no longer new. It is worth exploring the different trends that are surging in the augmented reality market. Augmented Reality in Navigation . Auto manufacturers have benefited greatly from augmented reality.

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Revolutionizing Retail with Augmented Reality

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Samsung used Zappar’s Augmented Reality technology to bring customers new experiences in-store with innovative use of WebAR. This is a revolutionary use of Zappar’s WebAR technology, which leverages Augmented Reality storytelling to bring these new Samsung foldables to life.

Arcade Classic ‘Space Invaders’ Returning As Augmented Reality Mobile Game

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Square Enix Montreal and TAITO have announced an upcoming Space Invaders mobile game featuring proprietary augmented reality (AR) technology that takes the legendary arcade classic in a bold new direction.

Google Launches Augmented Reality Filters on Meet App for Mobile

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After adding background blurring and virtual backgrounds to match Zoom's capabilities, Google Meet now has a unique differentiator in the form of augmented reality effects.

Play ‘Pac-Man’ In Augmented Reality With Pizza Hut’s “Newstalgia” Boxes

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Everyone’s favorite pellet-eating video game protagonist Pac-Man is set to return in a brand new augmented reality (AR) game launching as part of Pizza Hut’s “Newstalgia” ad campaign.

How Smart Cities Can Use Augmented Reality Technology

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Augmented reality technology, the Internet of Things, and artificial intelligence are some of the most promising solutions out there. See Also: Future Business Automation: Augmented Reality Applications Fueled by IoT Data Platforms.

Augmented Reality in Robotics: How AR Enhances Robots

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Augmented reality in robotics can substantially improve productivity and worker safety in factory floors by improving digital simulation and optimizing human-robot interaction. However, that’s not all there is to augmented reality in robotics.

How Is Augmented Reality Transforming Special Education?

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There is a growing interest in augmented reality and its potential to improve special education. Why Special Education Needs Augmented Reality . Virtual reality fully immerses users in a digital world. Augmented Reality Applications for Special Education.

USA Today Showcases New Summer Olympics Sports with Augmented Reality

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After a postponement of the Summer Olympics for a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Tokyo is set to host the games this summer, despite a surge in cases in the city.

Reactive Reality Launches New Augmented Reality Shopping Tool

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Reactive Reality has rolled out a new augmented reality shopping app called PICTOFiT. Augmented reality takes online shopping to a whole new level. Augmented Reality Is Changing Online Shopping. Augmented reality shopping can reinvent e-commerce.

How to View Art from Your Chromecast in Augmented Reality

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The Chromecast TV streaming lineup from Google is one of the more popular products in the category, primarily due to its low price tag and broad app support. With more than 430,000 reviews on the App Store, Chromecast has even found fans of those in the Apple ecosystem.

Augmented Reality Top 8 of 2018

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As a new communications medium, Augmented Reality (AR) is changing the way we consume and share knowledge and how we express ourselves creatively. These AR projects, apps, products, and tools are helping to rewrite reality and the way we engage with our immediate surroundings and world at large. Snapchat is using visualization to temporarily reveal something that is currently unavailable in reality: Big Ben. Partial diminished reality.”.

My predictions for augmented reality in 2019

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Augmented Reality in 2018. You may hate or love Magic Leap, but the fact that it has released a product is for sure a great news for all the ecosystem : if after all those investments, that startup failed, it would have had a ripple effect on all the ecosystem, making investors lose trust in augmented reality. This has been an enormous endorsement for augmented reality. Predictions for Augmented Reality in 2019.

Google Adds Famous Monuments & Iconic Buildings to Augmented Reality Search Feature

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That being the case, Google can now bring those landmarks to you in augmented reality. Even with unlimited resources and a serious case of wanderlust, its unlikely that you or I will be able to see all of the most famous structures in the world in person.

How Augmented Reality Supports Social Distancing

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Even though the global health crisis brought the world to a standstill, the augmented reality scene has been thriving. Augmented Reality and Social Distancing Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 . Augmented Reality, Making Workplaces Safe.

Traditional Theater Gets an Augmented Reality Makeover

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However, none are as radical as the interactive experiences that augmented reality offers. Augmented Reality Theater Productions. Augmented reality in performing arts isn’t new. They made the world’s first-ever augmented theater production.

How Augmented Reality Technology Streamlines Agriculture

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Yet, augmented reality unmistakably stands out among the other innovations that are currently disrupting agriculture. Augmented reality can help agriculturers in different ways : monitoring field conditions, identifying pest infestations, workforce training, etc.

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. Scriptum is a new AR escape room app that lets you step into another dimension. But will you be able to find the way out?

Manscaped's Brand Hype Grows into Augmented Reality via Snapchat Lens

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Now, the brand has let the vines of its advertising reach grow into the augmented reality realm with a Sponsored Lens on Snapchat for iOS and Android. Don't Miss: This Viral Instagram Augmented Reality Filter Will.

Augmented Reality Is Bringing Positive Change to Facilities Management

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Augmented reality is bringing positive change beyond the world of gaming and entertainment. Resonai , an XR and AI company, recently released its The State of Augmented Reality in Facilities Management: 2021 report. What Are the Advantages of Augmented Reality?

PepsiCo's Doritos Used to Push for Return to Live Concerts with Augmented Reality Experience

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And Doritos wants to send music fans to a few of them via an augmented reality promotion. With fears over the COVID-19 pandemic subsiding, live concerts are returning.

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. This news comes one year later than a similar one regarding Virtual Reality : in a popular post of mine of 2018, I highlighted how in that year VR had disappeared from the Gartner Hype Cycle (the curve showing the current maturity status of all emerging technologies). augmented reality Best articles market

Unity Launches Its MARS Augmented Reality Tools June 1

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Unity is launching its new augmented reality creation tools collectively known as MARS on June 1. The tools have been under construction for a few years now and are meant to make cross-platform development of robust augmented reality projects easier with Unity.

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Snapchat Delivers Augmented Reality Gifts with New Holiday AR Lenses

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You won't have to ask Santa for holiday-themed augmented reality experiences, because practically any social and shopping app that offers AR effects has them available now. Don't Miss: Next Reality Snap Spectacles 3 Holiday Giveaway!

Bookful Expands Its Massive Augmented Reality Library With Mattel’s Thomas & Friends And Barbie

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The post Bookful Expands Its Massive Augmented Reality Library With Mattel’s Thomas & Friends And Barbie appeared first on VRScout. News Android Augmented Reality Bookful coronavirus COVID-19 Inception iOS

How Augmented Reality Is Enhancing the Value of Digital Personas

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Here we will explore how this will only get more far out with the explosion of augmented reality and immersive media. Now let’s take a step back a couple of decades, when reality was more secure, for some context. Augmented Reality and Avatars.

Augmented Reality for Remote Worker Training and Collaboration

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New technologies, such as augmented reality training, have helped ease the transition. What Is Augmented Reality? The most common misconception about augmented reality is that its primary beneficiary is the gaming industry.

5 Industries Which Could Benefit From Augmented Reality Post COVID

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Augmented reality has been making waves in a number of industries including healthcare, events, and sports. But, with the pandemic accelerating interest in augmented and virtual-related technologies, this figure might have underestimated the potential growth.

Post-Pandemic, Augmented Reality Serves Entertainment With Its Re-Emergence

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Most people don’t know augmented reality was first created and tested in the late 1960s: by a Harvard professor, with a wired head-mounted display. Augmented reality applications, coupled with advances in AI, saw an uptick. Safety Gets an Augmented Reality Assist.

How Augmented Reality Is Helping Teens Address Anxiety

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Augmented reality is a promising way to address growing mental health problems among teenagers. Can Augmented Reality Treat Anxiety? The Advantages of Augmented Reality Mental Health Solutions. Unlike virtual reality, AR requires less expensive tech.

The Quick Guide to Augmented Reality Deployment in the Enterprise

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In the last five years, augmented reality technology has evolved far beyond its most widespread adoption ever – killing digital critters on Pokémon Go. No wonder research from Markets and Markets predicts that augmented reality is going to be a 72.7

NR30 Innovator in Augmented Reality Spotlight: Aidan Wolf

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This year, as part of the Next Reality 30, in partnership with Snap, we're spotlighting an up-and-coming innovator in augmented reality.

How Augmented Reality Can Be Used for Distance Learning

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Except for a smartphone or a tablet, most augmented reality experiences do not require any additional special hardware. How to Enhance Distance Learning Through Augmented Reality. Both these challenges can be addressed using augmented reality.

Augmented Reality and Hearables: Where the Two Technologies Meet

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Extended reality in visual solutions is making the headlines. Hearables with augmented reality features are becoming ubiquitous thanks to the overall spread of wearables, the contribution of tech giants, and the growing demand for emerging technologies. Sponsored content.

Ryerson University Brings the Science Lab Home With Augmented Reality

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This fall, Ryerson University is launching a remote learning solution that offers at-home science lessons in augmented reality, Ryerson Augmented Learning Experience (RALE), powered by NexTech AR Solutions’ InfernoAR technology. At-Home Science Experience in Augmented Reality.

How Augmented Reality Is Used in Teaching Anatomy

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In recent years, we have been seeing growing interest in the applications of augmented reality beyond the world of gaming. See Also: How Medics Are Using Mixed Reality to Treat COVID-19 Patients. Augmented Reality Applications in Anatomy Teaching.