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InsideAR Augmented Reality Conference – 29-30th October Munich

10/22/2014, Augmented Reality (AR) is an exciting emerging technology that promises to change the way we live our lives. With smart mobile devices getting ever more powerful, and wearable devices maturing rapidly, we are increasingly seeing our digital lives...

Microsoft Patent Reveals Additional Plans For Augmented Reality

07/20/2014, Could Microsoft be working on an augmented reality pair of smart glasses? Well based an earlier Microsoft patent, it would seem to suggest that is the case, although a newly published patent from Microsoft which was filed for back in January 2014 seems to...

DRAKERZ-Confrontation Is Augmented Reality Trading Card PC Game

07/01/2014, When it comes to the world of gaming, there are many different options out there that is set to tantalize the discerning gamer. If you have been itching for what many deem to be the next step, or evolution in the world of gaming, then you would most...

Metaio Unveils 6D Augmented Reality Holodeck To Developers

06/24/2014, Metaio one of the leaders in augmented reality technology, that powers a current community of over 100,000 developers, has released its own 6D Augmented Reality Holodeck. Now our Startrek dream technology can become reality! The 6D Holodeck allows users...

Augmented Reality Increase Realism Of Medical Mannequins

05/25/2014, The world of Augmented Reality (AR) has certainly seen its fair share of advancements, where life is supposed to be made more exciting, not to mention ‘enhanced’ when interacting with the elements of AR. Well, it seems that the medical world too, has...

Metaio Thermal Imaging Could See Action In Future AR Headsets

05/22/2014, Metaio, a name that many are familiar with when it comes to Augmented Reality (AR) software as well as solutions, have just announced an unprecedented user interface that Metaio, a name that many are familiar with when it comes to Augmented Reality...

App Turns Fast Food Trays Into Virtual Football Field

05/15/2014, Augmented reality is a pretty cool concept since it is a merging of the real world with technology, like smartphones, tablets, computers, headsets, and so on. It has also been recently used by Giraffas, one of the largest restaurant chains in Brazil who...

Global AR Toys Competition Launched

05/05/2014, Both Metaio and Toywheel have come together to roll out a global “AR Toys Competition”, where it goes to show just how the world of children have started to change – or rather, has been changing rapidly for quite some time already. Metaio is...

Augmented Reality In Public Buses Might Attract More Passengers

01/28/2014, An efficient and affordable public transport should be considered to be an essential item on the list of any citizen, as fuel prices continue to soar while the cost of maintaining a car is not exactly the most affordable part of one’s monthly budget...

Turkish Bank App For Windows Phone Incorporates Augmented Reality

01/06/2014, Bank apps are a dime a dozen and to be honest there’s really nothing overly special about them. For the most part they do as advertised, which is to manage your online bank accounts, transfer funds, make payments, and so on, but over in Turkey, it seems...

Wikitude Studio Upgrade Brings Video Augmentations

10/17/2013, Wikitude Studio has received an upgrade which brings a number of interesting features, such as a new transparent background for text augmentations, zooming ability for target images and a number of tweaks to the user interface. One major addition is video...