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.

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.

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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.

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 Adds More Olympic Athletes to Its Roster of Augmented Reality Search Content

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After facing delays due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Olympic Games are underway in Tokyo, but a surge in cases worldwide has taken the spectator out of these spectator sports.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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!

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

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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?

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.

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?

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.

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 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.

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.

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

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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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.

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.

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

Augmented Reality Improving Customer Experience

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Augmented Reality ( AR), this innovative technology that in recent years has received a great boost in development is now being used more and more to improve customer service and support. augmented-reality customer-experience ar technology business

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.

ELLE Brings Augmented Reality To Magazine Cover

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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.”.

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.

Which Startups Are Hiring for Augmented Reality Jobs?

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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

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 in Field Service Management

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Recently on the scene has appeared Augmented Reality (AR), as a technology that overlays digital content and information onto the physical world. How Augmented Reality (AR) is Reshaping the Food Service Industry 3. bussiness technology field-service augmented-reality ar

How Augmented Reality in Retail Shopping Boosts Business Growth

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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

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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.

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

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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?

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.

Super Bowl LV Was a Win for Augmented Reality

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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.