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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...

Volkswagen Demonstrates MARTA AR App To Help With Repairs

10/01/2013, Given how complex cars are, repairing one is not exactly an easy task and with every new model that is released, mechanics will have to familiarize themselves with the newer models and technology that is being used if they hope to do a good job of...

IKEA Unveils New Augmented Reality Catalogue

08/05/2013, While IKEA might be primarily known as a manufacturer of furniture, recently the company has begun to embrace technology by offering up an augmented reality catalogue in which those reading the catalogue will be able to scan the magazine with their...

Häagen-Dazs Launches Concerto Timer App With AR Technology

08/01/2013, When you think about premium ice cream, then I am quite sure that the name Häagen-Dazs would definitely pop into your mind. Well, for those of you who love the taste as well as texture of Häagen-Dazs, you might be pleased to hear that the premium ice...

JobLens Augmented Reality Job Search App

07/28/2013, Are you currently looking for a job in an economy that certainly needs more than a shot in the arm? Well, searching for jobs might not be any easier than last year, but perhaps it can be more fun. How so, you ask? Nokia has launched an augmented reality...

Google Glass Augmented Reality Apps Are A Possibility

05/07/2013, On the face of it, it looks like developers can’t make full augmented reality apps for Google Glass. There could be a number of reasons for that, perhaps Google wants to wait before it lets developers do that, or perhaps there’s a concern that...