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Apple’s Rumored AR Headset Might Be A Long Time Coming

10/11/2017, There have been rumors swirling to suggest that Apple could be working on an augmented reality (AR) headset of their own. These rumors were further fueled with Apple launching ARKit, and with its new iPhones seemingly supporting the technology. However if...

Parker AR Teddy Bear Will Be Exclusively Available From Apple

10/04/2017, The toys children play with these days is definitely very, very different from what many of us were used to back in the day. These days many toys come with accompanying apps and QR codes for additional downloads, so it doesn’t really come as a surprise...

Snap Has Sold Over 150,000 Pairs Of Spectacles To Date

10/04/2017, While Snapchat might have gotten its start as a messenger app that allowed users to send self-destructing messages, over time the developers have evolved what the app can do and have since branched out into more augmented reality features, which is why...

Latest Snapchat Update Introduces ‘Sky Filters’

09/26/2017, It is no secret that Snapchat is pushing hard to making augmented reality more mainstream, and for the most part it has worked as the app has gotten quite a bunch of new filters and features that take advantage of the technology. It looks like the company...

IKEA’s Augmented Reality iOS App Now Available For Download

09/19/2017, When Apple announced ARKit at WWDC earlier this year, they also revealed that IKEA was one of their partners that would be taking advantage of the feature by launching an augmented reality app. Now that iOS 11 is released, those who are interested in...

Niantic Hints That Its Next AR Game Could Incorporate Audio Cues

09/19/2017, Niantic is probably best known for their augmented reality (AR) game Pokemon GO, which served to prove that AR gaming could be the next big thing, or at least an avenue that developers could explore. However it seems that they don’t just want to be...

This Is How Apple’s ARKit Is Being Used By Various Apps

08/30/2017, With the launch of ARKit at WWDC 2017, Apple made it abundantly clear that they had a vested interest in augmented reality technology. Now thanks to a report from TechCrunch, it seems that we can get an idea of what and how Apple’s ARKit can be used in...

Alleged iPhone 8 3D Camera Module Leaked In Photo

08/22/2017, Apple’s iPhone 8 is expected to be huge in terms of new features, where users can expect to find a brand new design, a new OLED display, wireless charging, and we’re also hearing that it will sport augmented reality features and also a new security...

More Details Surface Over Apple’s Rumored AR Smartglasses

08/07/2017, Apple’s interest in augmented reality (AR) is pretty obvious, what with the company launching ARKit for iOS devices at WWDC 2017 earlier this year. However we’re sure that the company has bigger plans besides just phones, and we have also heard rumors...

Latest Patent Filing Hints At Apple’s AR Glasses Efforts

07/28/2017, Is Apple working on augmented reality glasses? That’s what the rumors are claiming, but given Apple’s interest in the technology, especially with the launch of ARKit that kind of makes it official, it’s hard to ignore the possibility that an AR...

Amazon Patent Hints At Using Augmented Reality For Shopping

07/26/2017, We’ve seen how successful Niantic was with using augmented reality (AR) for games like Pokemon GO. However apart from gaming, could augmented reality be used for other things? In a recently discovered patent filed by Amazon, it seems that the company...