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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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

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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. Snapchat is using visualization to temporarily reveal something that is currently unavailable in reality: Big Ben.

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.

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.

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.

Spark AR Launches New Augmented Reality Features for Instagram

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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.

Quarantine Creates New Opportunity for Augmented Reality Consumption and Creation

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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? Quarantine’s Impact on Augmented Reality Content Creation.

Nissan Augmented Reality Concept Assists Drivers in Detecting Unseen Obstacles

Next Reality AR

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.

Augmented Reality Zoo

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How can augmented reality be used to make authentic learning environments even more engaging and meaningful? What are the opportunities and challenges associated with the development of augmented reality experiences?

Augmented Reality Revives 300-Year-Old Boston Bookstore

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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 Vuforia

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#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.

Google ARCore Brings Augmented Reality to Android

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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. ARCore: Augmented reality at Android scale. AR is happening.

Apple Unveils ARKit For Augmented Reality

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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.

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

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It’s equipped with artificial intelligence and augmented reality technologies that can embed intelligence into physical retail spaces. Augmented Reality in Wholesale Shopping Facilities. Application Augmented Reality Retail AI augmented reality featured retail shopping

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Coachella Brings Augmented Reality To Festival-Goers

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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.

Five Tech Titans Bullish on Augmented Reality

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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. News Apple AR Augmented Reality Disney Facebook Microsoft Snap

Assembling IKEA Furniture Could Be Easier With Augmented Reality

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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.

Augmented Reality: Neolithic Archeology

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EON Reality empowers users, via our augmented reality solutions, to better understand ancient history through hands on learning. The post Augmented Reality: Neolithic Archeology appeared first on EON Reality.

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

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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.

Pantomime Launches Creatures AR App With Shared Augmented Reality

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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.

Snapchat’s Augmented Reality Vending Machines are Marketing Gold

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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.

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.

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

Next Reality AR

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.

Shoes That Fit Without Trying Them On — Thanks to Augmented Reality Online Shopping Will Never Be the Same

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How to Solve the Problems of E-Commerce and Retail With Augmented Reality. I believe that the next breakthrough to have a profound impact on e-commerce and brick-and-mortar retailing is 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].

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.

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 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!).

Experience Famous Artworks in Augmented Reality With “Museum From Home”

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There couldn’t have been a better time for Cuseum to introduce its new augmented reality experience. We wanted to learn more about Cuseum’s revolutionary work in augmented reality. Art in Augmented Reality. The Future of Augmented Reality in Art.

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.

This App Brings Music to Life in Augmented Reality

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“U sing Wavy and augmented reality to offer fans something different would be incredibly helpful for musicians to stay on the radar of music fans as well as make them stand out from the crowd.” News AR Augmented Reality iOS Music Wavy

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.

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.

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

Next Reality AR

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.

Augmented Reality Versus Disinformation – How “Escape Fake” Fights the Battle

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While few people know what that means, one group is using augmented reality to help us envision it. Escape Fake is an augmented reality escape room. Players advance through the game by interacting with pieces in the augmented reality environment to solve puzzles.