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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...

Intel Has Reportedly Disbanded Its Wearable Division

07/20/2017, When Intel acquired Basis, it appeared as though the company was interested in pursuing the wearables market. However according to a report from CNBC (via AppleInsider), the publication cited sources who claims that Intel has apparently disbanded its...

The Mira Prism Is An iPhone Compatible Augmented Reality Headset

07/18/2017, Just last month, Apple made their intentions pretty clear when they announced the ARKit SDK at WWDC 2017. We’ve known that Apple has always had an interest in augmented reality (AR), but the launch of the SDK actually signalled that Apple was looking to...

iPhone 8 Could Feature Rear-Facing 3D Sensor For Augmented Reality

07/12/2017, With the launch of ARKit at WWDC 2017, Apple pretty much confirmed that their interest in augmented reality (AR) is more than just a passing one. Now according to a report from Fast Company, it seems that Apple’s upcoming iPhone 8 could actually contain...