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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...

‘World-Facing’ 3D Sensing Feature Rumored For 2019’s iPhone

02/14/2018, It is no secret that Apple believes that augmented reality (AR) is the way of the future, so much so that they’ve invested quite heavily into it, with rumors suggesting that Apple could be building its own AR headset. There is also the release of the...

eMagin Exec Claims That Apple Did Not Invest In The Company

02/13/2018, A couple of days ago it was reported that Apple along with LG and Valve had apparently invested in a company called eMagin that specializes in creating microdisplays for augmented reality/virtual reality headsets. This was based on a US Securities...

Hasbro’s Iron Man Helmet Lets Kids Experience Augmented Reality

02/12/2018, Toys back in the day were relatively simple and low-tech, but they were still incredibly fun all the same. However these days toys are becoming more hi-tech, and Hasbro’s latest Iron Man helmet is a good example, allowing kids to experience what it...

HTC Vive And World Economic Forum Will Create Change With AR/VR

01/22/2018, The VR/AR for Impact initiative was launched by HTC at the World Economic Forum last year. The $10 million program aims to drive virtual reality and augmented reality content to create positive impact and change in support of the United Nation’s...

Apple Reportedly Met Up With AR Component Suppliers At CES 2018

01/12/2018, While one of the aspects of CES is for companies to announce new products, advancements in technology, prototypes, and so on, there is also a lot that goes behind the scenes, where companies might meet up with each other to discuss partnerships, show off...

Kolibree Magik Toothbrush Makes Teeth-Cleaning Fun With AR

01/07/2018, [CES 2018] We are living in the age of technology where even the simplest of objects are starting to get smarter. You guys might recall a company named Kolibree who has in the past been transforming the humble toothbrush into a hi-tech gadget, and this...