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3M to introduce Augmented Reality Post-It app

03/09/2012, If having virtual Post-It notes on your computer desktop isn’t enough for you – how about having virtual ones on your wall instead? Well, it looks like that’s what 3M is trying to accomplish with its Augmented Reality Post-It app for the...

SoccAR lets you interact with virtual balls

02/27/2012, Gaming with Augmented Reality been a relatively unexplored territory, and at the moment, most of it is limited to interacting with virtual items on your mobile device. Well the folks over at dobesgames have come up with a game that lets you interact with...

Project Paperclip photo exhibition uses Augmented Reality

02/19/2012, Augmented Reality (AR) technology is still fairly new in the industry, but with human creativity being boundless, you know it is only a matter of time before it makes the jump to mainstream consciousness. Here we are with the Project Paperclip photo...

Augmented Reality system diagnoses medical problems even in space

02/10/2012, When you are in space, there are plenty of restrictions to adhere to, including not being able to eat or drink as you place, and neither can you just pee in the conventional method. Having said that, while most astronauts are supposed to be in tip top...

Starbucks Cup Magic AR app updated for Valentine’s Day

02/06/2012, Remember the Starbucks Cup Magic app that was released last year in conjunction with the holiday season? Well it looks like the app has been given an update just in time for one of the most celebrated events worldwide: Valentine’s Day. The app now...

Google AR Glasses coming soon?

02/06/2012, Back in December last year, there were rumors of Google working on some augmented reality glasses running on Android and today, more information regarding them has surfaced. The folks over at 9to5Google have reported that according to their tipster who...

Obvious Engine AR app demonstration is impressive

02/03/2012, We’ve seen a fair share of uses for augmented reality applications, and while they are impressive, they usually require some sort or marker or glyph to activate. Well, the folks over at Harmonypark have come up with something even better: an...

Augmented Reality googles makes crime scene investigation easier

01/31/2012, Piecing together the pieces of a puzzle at a crime scene is never easy, especially when the mastermind is as brilliant as Professor Moriarty. Well, we all know from TV that most crimes can be solved in just an hour (commercials included) thanks to the...

Mirracle Magic Mirror lets you see inside your body

01/31/2012, In case you didn’t already know, the Kinect can be used as more than just a gaming device – the possibilities of what it can be used for is near limitless. Well, the folks over at the Technical University of Munich have decided to use it for...

Popar Books make reading more interactive with augmented reality

01/25/2012, When I was a wee lad and asked my parents whether I could have the latest toys to play with, they gave me a sheet of blank paper and asked me to write a story or draw something, exercising my imagination in the process. Well, that had its benefits, but...

Bandai incorporates augmented reality into their retail packaging

01/25/2012, Back when we were younger, one of the ways we’d find out about a new toy was through television advertisements, and even though ads are still deployed today, Bandai together with Aurasma have come up with a new and somewhat novel concept of retail...