How Augmented Reality Technology Streamlines Agriculture


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.

Unity Launches Its MARS Augmented Reality Tools June 1


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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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.

Augmented Reality Top 8 of 2018


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.”.

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

Ryerson University Brings the Science Lab Home With Augmented Reality


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.

D.S. Bradford Launches Augmented Reality Art Initiative Into Space


Bradford has activated his new augmented reality initiative, Go Love Universally, on the International Space Station and Mars. Pushing Boundaries With Augmented Reality. The Future of Augmented Reality Art. Artist D.S.

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


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 iOSNew AR-enhanced stories featuring famous children’s characters arrive on the mobile platform. Kids build a connection with their favorite toy characters through play, imagination, and entertainment.

ELLE Brings Augmented Reality To Magazine Cover


The video interviews were produced by Elle, with the augmented reality activation being powered by HuffPost RYOT and Verizon’s proprietary platform Envrmnt. RYOT’s ability to power augmented reality through our owned-and-operated app opens up so many possibilities, and we’re looking forward to collaborating with RYOT on more of the brands in our portfolio, and to bring the opportunities to our marketing partners as well.”.

Augmented Reality and Hearables: Where the Two Technologies Meet


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. How Augmented Reality Works. While virtual reality introduces a computer-generated environment, augmented reality enhances the physical world with virtual elements. Sponsored content.

Using Augmented Reality to Elevate the Concert Experience


That includes augmented reality. How Augmented Reality Is Changing Concerts and Music Festivals. Augmented reality arms entertainment companies with endless opportunities to enhance live experiences. Concerts and augmented reality go so well together.

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].

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. At CES 2019, which officially kicks off this week, Nissan will present its in-car augmented reality concept, dubbed Invisible-to-Visible (I2V), via an interactive 3D experience at its booth in the North Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center.

Augmented Reality Revives 300-Year-Old Boston Bookstore


A bookstore in Boston celebrated its 300th birthday with an augmented reality makeover. The post Augmented Reality Revives 300-Year-Old Boston Bookstore appeared first on VRScout. News AR Augmented Reality Boston Historic Boston Incorporated Old Corner Bookstore VuforiaBookstore from 1718 meets the future past.

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Should Augmented Reality Technology Be Democratized?


Since Pokémon Go had the whole world catching monsters in 2016, no other augmented reality app has reached the same global scale. We see augmented reality technology at work when we use filters for our Snapchat selfies and Instagram videos.

How Augmented Reality Is Used in Teaching Anatomy


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. Since augmented reality doesn’t necessarily require expensive headsets like virtual reality, you can use its applications without breaking the bank.

#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. The current Frames were released in January and are described by Bose as “the world’s first audio augmented reality platform.” They are made with Augmented Sound technology, there is no visual element.

How Augmented Reality Is Used to Educate People on Pollution


Augmented reality is often called a revolutionary technology. See Also: Is Virtual Reality Technology Bad for the Environment? Let’s find out how augmented reality can raise environmental awareness. Augmented reality is the perfect tool for that endeavor.

Google ARCore Brings Augmented Reality to Android


Apple’s massive leap into augmented reality with no additional sensors or hardware, only the phone in your pocket, seemingly opened up the largest AR platform in the world overnight. Google has been investing heavily on the hardware side with Tango, requiring specialized devices to augment our reality. ARCore: Augmented reality at Android scale. The post Google ARCore Brings Augmented Reality to Android appeared first on VRScout.

How Virtual and Augmented Reality Are Advancing Pediatric Care


Thankfully, researchers and pediatric specialists are exploring virtual and augmented reality initiatives to improve patient care. Virtual and augmented reality developers are also doing their part to contribute to patient care.

Apple Unveils ARKit For Augmented Reality


A new generation of iOS augmented reality apps are coming. Apple is jumping firmly into the world of augmented reality. In many ways, Apple is trying to keep up with competitors like Google, who already have their Tango augmented and mixed reality platform. The post Apple Unveils ARKit For Augmented Reality appeared first on VRScout. News Apple ARKit Augmented Reality WWDC

Coachella Brings Augmented Reality To Festival-Goers


In previous years, festival-goers who ordered their passes all the way back in January received unique ticket boxes featuring everything from intricate pop-up dioramas of the festival-space, to cardboard virtual reality goggles accompanied by an impressive VR mobile app. Well in their never-ending attempt to continually top themselves, the marketing team introduced a slew of new augmented reality features activated by the welcome box itself.

Quarantine Creates New Opportunity for Augmented Reality Consumption and Creation


When it comes to social media apps like Instagram and Snapchat, more and more people are using augmented reality filters to solve entertainment and connectivity problems. Why Is Augmented Reality Use Increasing? Augmented reality overlays digital elements into the physical world. Guler is also the Head of Product Innovation at a company specializing in creating lifelike 3D content optimized for augmented reality.

Five Tech Titans Bullish on Augmented Reality


Augmented reality (AR) became more widely known after the success of Pokémon Go in 2016. In typical Microsoft style, their flagship mixed reality product HoloLens tends to cater to the enterprise market. “The ultimate computer, for me, is this mixed-reality computer, where your field of view becomes an infinite display, where you see the world,” said Nadella. The post Five Tech Titans Bullish on Augmented Reality appeared first on VRScout.

Assembling IKEA Furniture Could Be Easier With Augmented Reality


Finished or not, AssembleAR is an interesting idea and proves that the future self-assembly manual for IKEA – as well as other step-by-step manuals – could have a life in augmented reality, and end up saving us all a lot of time and frustration. The post Assembling IKEA Furniture Could Be Easier With Augmented Reality appeared first on VRScout. News AR AseembleAR Augmented Reality IKEA

Cinematic Augmented Reality Movies are coming

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Augmented Reality’s time has come. Augmented Reality is finally coming-of-age. While everyone counted on Magic Leap to bring AR eye-wear to the masses, what Magic Leap did in-fact was lend a stigma to Augmented Reality with unfulfilled promises.

Spark AR Launches New Augmented Reality Features for Instagram


Spark AR continues to expand Instagram’s digital creative canvas with its new augmented reality features and capabilities. Expanding Creative Possibilities With Augmented Reality. Instagram users can now create augmented reality experiences that respond to music. Whether it’s space or the depths of the ocean, you can do all of that using this augmented reality feature. Making Augmented Reality Creation Easier.

How Augmented Reality Can Be Used for Writing Prompts


Augmented reality is a form of technology that enhances the real-world environment around us with computer-generated images and information, creating a hybrid scenario which can add to all manner of experiences, including learning. Augmented Reality in the Classroom.

Modernizing Retail Centers With Vera, Resonai’s Augmented Reality Platform


It’s equipped with artificial intelligence and augmented reality technologies that can embed intelligence into physical retail spaces. Augmented Reality in Wholesale Shopping Facilities. Vera, for example, contains augmented reality navigation and visualization capabilities. Artificial intelligence and augmented reality capabilities enable Vera to link any device, agent, and physical environment.

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How Augmented Reality Is Reshaping Activism


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. See Also: Dear Visitor: Chanel Miller’s Words in Augmented Reality. To make people realize how awful apathy is, the government used augmented reality as a tool.

Can Augmented Reality Shorten the Learning Curve?


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. Award-winning augmented reality platform Atheer , for instance, created an AR program that shortens the learning curve for the staff. Augmented Reality in Industrial Fields.

Augmented Reality Disappeared From Gartner’s Hype Cycle – What’s Next?


In the AR industry, this news left some open-mouthed: augmented reality is officially out of Gartner’s Hype Cycle. After climbing up the curve steadily year by year in the cycle, augmented reality took a steep ride down to the trough of disillusionment in 2018. But then the surprise came: last year augmented reality was entirely removed from the Hype Cycle. Augmented Reality’s Journey in the Cycle.

Augmented Reality & Dragons Could Be The Future Of D&D


That’s precisely why Elder Games, a team of dedicated D&D enthusiasts, are looking to evolve the RPG with augmented reality, bringing your next campaign to life in an entirely new way. Currently under development, Augmented Reality & Dragons uses your smartphone to project a digital D&D campaign right onto any flat surface of your choosing. The post Augmented Reality & Dragons Could Be The Future Of D&D appeared first on VRScout.

Using Augmented Reality to Fight World Hunger


Augmented reality , which enhances the real world through computer-generated images, is changing film, gaming, as well as social media. During the 2018 World Economic Forum, the UN first announced its intent to delve into augmented reality. Through the AR platforms, viewers could see the harsh reality that beneficiaries face every single day of their lives. See Also: Virtual Reality for Change Through Our Youth.

Scope AR and ServiceMax Partnership Expands Augmented Reality Remote Assistance


The partnership is a significant step forward for both of these companies but also signifies a major development in terms of augmented reality adoption in industry. It refers to using mixed reality or augmented reality to provide technical support across distances. See Also: Augmented Reality Customer Service Tool XMReality Business Now Available for SME Clients in the US. “AR Augmented Reality Is Value-Added.

Snapchat’s Augmented Reality Vending Machines are Marketing Gold


Hundreds of people lined up anxiously waiting to snag a few – bringing them unknowingly face to face with Snapchat’s augmented reality platform. At a fundamental level, augmented reality is based on pattern detection. Anyone with a smartphone could dip their toes into augmented reality animations by simply opening up an app. The potential is vast, and these vending machines thrust augmented reality deeper into the mainstream.

Why is Augmented Reality Taking Such a Long Time to Gain Popularity?


Here’s a thought-provoking statistic: 70% of Snapchat users (almost 130 million) spend three or more minutes a day using augmented reality. According to a recent poll by ARtillery Intelligence, most AR users (51%) are familiar with the technology thanks to augmented reality features implemented in non-AR apps, such as Snapchat and Instagram. See Also: Shoes That Fit Without Trying Them On — Thanks to Augmented Reality Online Shopping Will Never Be the Same.