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Snapchat To Start Featuring Creator-Made Lenses More Prominently

03/12/2018, One of the problems of a monopoly is that it discourages innovation, and for the longest time ever Snapchat kind of had the monopoly on the social scene where its Stories feature was one of its unique selling points. That is until Instagram came along and...

Bose Dives Into Augmented Reality With A Pair Of Smart Glasses

03/11/2018, Bose is a company that many probably known for its audio products, like headphones and speakers, but at SXSW, the company made a surprise announcement as it has unveiled its latest efforts which comes in the form of a pair of augmented reality (AR) smart...


Amazon’s Shopping App For Android Updated With Augmented Reality

02/27/2018, Just the other day Google announced the launch of ARCore 1.0 and it looks like Amazon is one of the framework’s early adopters. The company has recently announced an update to its Amazon shopping app on Android where they have added AR View as a new...

Samsung Partners With Disney For Its AR Emoji Feature

02/25/2018, Last year when the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ were only rumors, one of the rumors we had heard was that Samsung could be looking to “borrow” some iPhone X features. One of those feature is the iPhone X’s Animoji, which uses augmented reality to track...

Google Officially Announces ARCore 1.0

02/23/2018, According to an earlier report, Google was rumored to officially announce the launch of ARCore at MWC 2018, but it seems that Google decided to launch it earlier than expected as they have since officially announced ARCore 1.0. ARCore was officially...

Ghostbusters Augmented Reality Game In The Works

02/23/2018, With the massive success that Niantic experienced with Pokemon GO, it basically opened up the door for more augmented reality (AR) games as it proved that the technology could be used successfully for gaming, especially when paired with extremely popular...

Google’s ARCore Could Be Officially Released At MWC 2018

02/23/2018, While some think of Apple when it comes to augmented reality (AR) on smartphones thanks to its CEO Tim Cook extolling the many virtues of the technology, as well as various partnerships with companies that leverage its ARKit framework, Google has actually...

Developer Uses ARKit To Bring Horror Movie ‘The Ring’ To Life

02/22/2018, We know that Apple is interested in augmented reality technology, as the company’s CEO Tim Cook has extolled the virtues of the tech many times in the past. We’ve also seen them team up with other companies to help take advantage of the technology,...

Fast Company Ranks Apple As The ‘Most Innovative’ For 2018

02/20/2018, There are some critics of Apple that claim the company no longer innovates like it used to back in the day, where they launched products that helped spawn trends, such as the iPod, the iPhone, the iPad, and the MacBook Air. Instead some critics are...

Concept Images Imagine What Apple’s AR Headset Could Look Like

02/19/2018, If the rumors are true, Apple could be working on an augmented reality (AR) headset of their own. However what we do know and what we have seen is Apple express a very keen interest in the technology, going as far as incorporating aspects of it into their...

Samsung Trademarks New Logo Fuels Smart Glasses Speculation

02/14/2018, There have been rumors that Apple could be looking to get into the smart glasses game by launching an augmented reality headset, but could Samsung beat Apple to the punch? That’s what a recent trademark filing seems to suggest as the Korean tech giant...