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Pokemon Go Apple ARKit Update Might Be Out Soon

12/20/2017, According to a new report, Niantic might release an update for Pokemon Go later today which will bring support for Apple’s ARKit feature. ARKit was introduced with iOS 11 earlier this year. It’s a new framework which enables developers to...

Magic Leap One Augmented Reality Goggles Finally Revealed

12/20/2017, Magic Leap has been working on an augmented reality device for a few years now and the company has finally shown it off today. The company today revealed the “creator edition” of the Magic Leap One, it’s much anticipated augmented...

Google’s Project Tango Will Shut Down March 1, 2018

12/15/2017, Last year the Lenovo Phab 2 was launched, and while Lenovo launching a new phone wouldn’t have raised too many eyebrows, what made the Phab 2 different is that it is the world’s first Project Tango smartphone. For those unfamiliar, Project Tango is...


Star Wars: Jedi Challenges Update Brings New Characters

12/14/2017, Lenovo and Disney announced the Star Wars: Jedi Challenge augmented reality game experience in August. The game is produced by Disney and is powered by Lenovo’s hardware. The package contains a Lenovo Mirage AR headset, Lightsaber Controller, and...

Starbucks Shanghai Lets Customers Tour Its Store Using AR

12/05/2017, Despite primarily being known for its coffee, Starbucks is an F&B outlet that has been quick to embrace all kinds of tech. For example the company has installed wireless chargers in some of its outlets to allow for wireless charging. They’ve also...

Niantic To Revamp Their First AR Game ‘Ingress’ In 2018

12/05/2017, These days many might associate developer Niantic with Pokemon GO, but for those who are unfamiliar, Niantic actually started out as a startup under Google where they debuted an augmented reality (AR) game called Ingress way back in 2012, although it’s...

Apple Manufacturer Quanta Lands Deal To Make AR Displays

12/04/2017, There have been multiple rumors to suggest that Apple could be working on an augmented reality (AR) headset, and now according to a new report from Bloomberg, Apple could be one step closer to making it a reality. This is thanks to one of Apple’s...

Snapchat Launches New Contextual Filters

11/27/2017, Snapchat’s eagerness to embrace augmented reality technology for use in their app is hardly a secret. In fact while AR tech isn’t exactly new, you could almost say that Snapchat help popularize it, leading to a rise in AR-based filters and apps that...

Apple Supplier Quanta Predicts AR Glasses Arrive In 2019

11/14/2017, There have been multiple rumors to suggest that Apple could be working on an augmented reality headset, and last we heard it is expected that this device will only be released in 2020. However according to a report from the Nikkei Asian Review (via...

Apple’s Reportedly Developing Rear 3D Sensor For 2019 iPhone

11/14/2017, We’ve already started hearing reports about Apple’s 2019 iPhone even though the company has just released its 2017 flagship. According to a new report, Apple is developing a rear-facing 3D sensor for the 2019 iPhone. The purpose of this 3D...

Harry Potter AR Game Being Developed By Pokemon Go Creators

11/08/2017, You may have heard of a little something known as Pokemon Go. The augmented reality game instantly became popular across the globe after it was released. It’s safe to say that Niantic’s efforts with this title were very successful. It was...