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Nokia City Lens dumps beta tag

09/10/2012, It was at Nokia’s New York event that saw the Nokia Lumia 920 and Nokia Lumia 820 unveiled to the world, in addition to an offline version of Nokia Maps that delivered voice guided turn-by-turn navigation and venue maps, making it function more or less...

Sony LiveAction AR features a Japanese schoolgirl

08/24/2012, We live in a stereotypical world, and hence, it is no surprise to hear that Sony attempts to correct the deficiencies that are associated with the field of augmented reality, especially that niggling feeling of interacting with a lively albeit unrealistic...

EyeRing voice-activated augmented reality device for the blind

08/10/2012, Technology has paved the way for new advances in the field of medicine. We’ve already seen apps such as the Busalert app and the Georgie Android app for the visually impaired. But the researchers over at MIT were able to develop a camera-equipped...

Google Glass will reach consumer in 2014 says Google Co-Founder

06/28/2012, We already knew that developers would get their hands on the Explorer Edition of Google Glass device in 6 months or so (for $1500), but Sergei Brin has confirmed to Bloomberg at Google IO that consumers would have to wait until 2014 until they can buy the...

Nokia City Lens brings augmented reality onto Lumia phones

05/08/2012, Nokia Lumia owners, if the idea of augmented reality technology appeals to your senses, you might want to pop over to the Nokia Beta Labs where the Finnish company has rolled out its City Lens app for Lumia devices. The City Lens app basically gives users...

Future glasses offer assistance at a glance

04/18/2012, Yes, we do know that Oakley is working on a pair of augmented reality glasses that will eventually compete with Google’s Project Glass, if the former is successful, and I am quite sure that Oakley is not the only company out there who thinks there...

Zappar and Moonpic announce Augmented Reality greeting cards

03/28/2012, The line between the real and the digital world is getting thinner by the day and the introduction of Augmented Reality technology has only accelerated the process. Today, Moonpig and Zappar announced that it will be releasing greeting cards that feature...

Marvel Comics announces Marvel AR augmented reality app

03/12/2012, We know that Marvel is moving into the digital realm by providing a download code for customers who purchase any of their print comics (that costs $3.99 or more), and since they’ll be headed down the digital route, why not take the ball and start...

Lumus OE-31 See-through Wearable AR Display

03/11/2012, We have covered Lumus See-through Wearable AR Display at CES, and the company showed a new optical engine at MWC, a super-sleek version that enables discreet see-through wearable display. The OE-31 can be now integrated in regular glasses, such as the...