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Pottery Barn Launches AR App To Preview Furniture

03/21/2017, The problem with more traditional methods of furniture shopping is that when you visit a store, furniture is already displayed in an ideal setting where there are other pieces of furniture and accessories that are designed to complement each other. This...

iPhone 8 Augmented Reality Features Being Explored By Apple

03/20/2017, It has been reported time and again that Apple is going to embrace augmented reality in a big way by bringing this technology to the iPhone. Some reports have even suggested that it’s working on a pair of augmented reality glasses. The company...

Microsoft To Bring Mixed Reality Content Onto The Xbox One

03/01/2017, It is no secret that Microsoft is interested in “reality” based technologies, as evidenced by the company’s HoloLens augmented reality headset. So far the experience has been pretty much limited to the PC, but in an announcement on its Windows blog,...

Augmented Reality Could Potentially Reduce Road Rage

02/26/2017, We’re sure many of us have had brief moments of road rage, where someone suddenly cuts you off and you nearly get into an accident. However there might be a variety of reasons why people drive the way they do, it could be because there’s an emergency...

Microsoft HoloLens Successor May Not Arrive Until 2019

02/20/2017, Microsoft may not have sold millions of units of the HoloLens augmented reality headset but that wasn’t its objective in the first place. This first-generation augmented reality headset is meant for developers and enthusiasts who are really...

3D Laser Scanner Rumored For The iPhone 8

02/15/2017, Apple has long expressed their interest in augmented reality technology, going as far as buying up companies that deal with it. Exactly how Apple plans on implementing the technology into their products still remains something of a mystery, although...

iPhone 8 Augmented Reality Support Predicted

02/14/2017, Apple’s next-generation iPhone is expected to be a revolutionary upgrade given that it’s going to be the iPhone’s 10th anniversary this year. It’s expected that the company is going to shift to OLED displays with this generation...

Magic Leap Leak Reveals Working Prototype

02/12/2017, Not much is known about the product that Magic Leap, a startup valued at $4.5 billion, is working on. What we do know is that the product is going to augment human vision with digital imagery. A new report brings us a leaked photo of what’s claimed...

Hayo Turns Your Gestures Into Controls For Your Smart Appliances

02/08/2017, The concept of using gestures to control objects isn’t new. We’ve seen that in old technology like the clapper where clapping your hands turns the lights on or off. However its function was a bit limited, and with our homes these days becoming...

Snap To Broaden Availability Of Spectacles This Year

02/04/2017, Last year Snap, Snapchat’s parent company, launched Spectacles. For those unfamiliar, Spectacles is basically a pair of augmented reality glasses with a camera built into it. It seemed like a novel concept but yet many were snapping up (pun intended)...

Snap Testing Out ‘Smarter Lenses’

02/01/2017, One of Snapchat’s defining features would be its “lenses”. These are basically filters for real-life where thanks to the use of augmented reality, it allows users to augment things like their faces by introducing some pretty funny and crazy filters....