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.

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


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.


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


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.

Traditional Theater Gets an Augmented Reality Makeover


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.

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.”.

The Quick Guide to Augmented Reality Deployment in the Enterprise


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

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

Augmented Reality Is Bringing Positive Change to Facilities Management


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?

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?

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!

How Augmented Reality Is Enhancing the Value of Digital Personas


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.

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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How Augmented Reality Supports Social Distancing


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.

5 Industries Which Could Benefit From Augmented Reality Post COVID


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.

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 iOS

Augmented Reality for Remote Worker Training and Collaboration


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.

How Augmented Reality Is Helping Teens Address Anxiety


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.

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.

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 in Social Media: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly


Augmented reality has been thriving on social media in the past few years. An app called Spotselfie has been using augmented reality to enhance the online experience by blurring the divide between the real and virtual world. How Is Augmented Reality Changing Social Media?

How Augmented Reality Can Be Used for Distance Learning


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.

Super Bowl LV Was a Win for Augmented Reality


Augmented Reality Scored Big in Super Bowl LIV. According to Snapchat , augmented reality lenses and filters from NFL partners reached 45 million Snapchatters during Super Bowl weekend and garnered a total of 101 million impressions.

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


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 in Retail Shopping Boosts Business Growth


Augmented reality in retail shopping is redefining the shopping experience. 3 Ways Augmented Reality in Retail Shopping Boosts Growth. See Also: How Augmented Reality in E-Commerce Is Transforming Customer Experience.

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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. Sponsored content.

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.”.

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.

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.

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.

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? Quarantine’s Impact on Augmented Reality Content Creation.

Pokémon Go Creators Announce Pikmin Augmented-reality Game

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Following their huge success with Pokémon Go, Nintendo and Niantic have finally gotten around to collaborating on another augmented-reality game. Gaming Mobile News Virtual Reality AR Augmented Reality Niantic Nintendo Pikmin

Which Startups Are Hiring for Augmented Reality Jobs?


In 2019, the demand growth for augmented reality and virtual reality engineers skyrocketed 1400% from the previous year, surpassing the demand for blockchain engineers (the most in-demand skill in 2018). Venture capital investment in augmented reality and virtual reality hit $4.1

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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Defining a Tech Cycle and Where Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality Stand


The exciting news is that we have started a new tech cycle, with the combination of augmented reality , virtual reality , and artificial intelligence. See Also: Augmented Reality Disappeared From Gartner’s Hype Cycle - What’s Next?

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.

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.