News tagged ‘augmented reality’

Thursday, 5 Apr 2012

Google Announces Augmented Reality Glasses Project

Google Announces Augmented Reality Glasses Project

Google has officially announced a digital glasses concept, codenamed Project Glass. Its purpose is to provide basic features such as imaging, video chat and turn-by-turn navigation through the use of augmented reality via wraparound glasses.

Monday, 12 Mar 2012

Marvel Announces Augmented Reality App

Marvel Announces Augmented Reality App

At the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, Marvel Entertainment announced and previewed Marvel AR, a new app designed for Android and iOS devices which opens up extra content when you point your camera at the comic book.

Sunday, 4 Mar 2012

AppTag Laser Blaster Toy Brings Laser Tag to iOS and Android via AR

AppTag Laser Blaster Toy Brings Laser Tag to iOS and Android via AR

For all the kids (and adults) who love first person shooter games, you'll definitely be interested in the AppTag Laser Blaster. The toy gun uses a combination of augmented reality with a focused infrared beam and high frequency sounds, connecting your iOS or Android devices for a laser tag game.

Wednesday, 11 Jan 2012

2D to 3D Conversion with Augment Reality Spotted at Qualcomm Booth

2D to 3D Conversion with Augment Reality Spotted at Qualcomm Booth

You don't need stereoscopic cameras, to create a 3D video feed. In fact, Qualcomm's Snapdragon processors went one step further and implemented augmented reality. All that, on a single-lens smartphone camera.

Wednesday, 24 Aug 2011

Sony Unveils Augmented Reality TV Size Guide

Sony Unveils Augmented Reality TV Size Guide

Sony unveils an online TV size guide, which enables users to visualize a particular TV size when mounted within their own living rooms.

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