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Mark Zuckerberg Confirms Facebook Has Plans For Augmented Reality

10/08/2015, With Facebook acquiring Oculus and essentially the Oculus Rift in the process, it would be easy to assume that virtual reality is the next platform that Facebook is looking at. However it turns out that is not all. Speaking at the Vanity Fair New...

Samsung Patents Augmented Reality Tech With Interactive Images

10/06/2015, The first iteration of Google Glass was a good idea. It has found a lot of use in various industries even though plans have been scrapped and a reboot is in order. For example factory workers can use it to display product information, shipping...

Google Patent Hints At Augmented Holograms For Glass Sequel

10/02/2015, As you all have heard, Google is working on a sequel to its Glass wearable. This is following the failure of the original Glass headset in which Google stated that they did not anticipate the hype and did not manage it properly, so here’s hoping that...

HoloLens For Enterprise Will Be Coming Next Year

09/18/2015, If you’re a gamer looking to advantage of the Microsoft HoloLens for gaming, chances are you might have to wait until 2020 before you can get your hands on it. However if you’re an enterprise user or a developer, your turn might come a lot sooner than...

HoloLens Might Only Be Available In 5 Years

09/16/2015, When Microsoft announced the HoloLens earlier this year, it was clear that unlike companies such as Facebook, HTC, Samsung, or Sony, Microsoft seemed to believe that augmented reality was the future. Or at the very least they were more interested in that...

Apple Hires Former HoloLens Engineer, Fuels AR Rumors

08/31/2015, We know that Microsoft is looking into augmented reality with the HoloLens, an interesting direction given that many companies appear to be focusing on virtual reality at the moment. However could Apple be interested in heading down the augmented reality...

Oculus Does Not Think Augmented Reality Is Compelling Enough

08/13/2015, There are plenty of ways we can watch our TV shows, movies, or play our video games. This is traditionally done via a monitor or a TV, although in recent years we have seen technology introduced such as 3D displays, augmented reality, and virtual reality,...

Augmented World Expo 8-10 June 2015

06/03/2015,   From X-ray vision to teleportation, augmented and virtual realty, wearables and the Internet of Things are bringing “Superpowers to the People”.  These new technologies are enabling us to be better at anything we do in work and life,...

Apple Acquires Augmented Reality Company Metaio

05/29/2015, If you have been following the tech scene, you have probably heard of the company called Metaio. They specialize in augmented reality technology and previously we have seen their works in the form of interactive catalogues as well as dynamic car showrooms...

Microsoft HoloLens Review: My Experience

05/05/2015, Since it was first revealed to a friendly group of reporters in January, HoloLens has enjoyed a great wave of positive comments, but depending on one’s own experience with Augmented Reality (AR), each person will have a different take on it. I always...

BMW Looking Into Augmented Reality Driving Glasses For The Mini

04/20/2015, The car’s dashboard lets the driver see information like their speed, petrol, temperature, RPM, and etc, but it seems that BMW is trying to reinvent the dashboard by creating a pair of augmented reality driving glasses aimed at Mini drivers. At the...

Ferrari Brings Augmented Reality Technology To Their Showrooms

04/15/2015, Cars come in a variety of different colors and different optional addons and it would be impossible for car showrooms to display every possible configuration available. However Ferrari is taking things to the next level through the use of augmented...

Google’s Augmented Reality Game Ingress Could Become A TV Show

03/26/2015, Back in 2012 Google launched an augmented reality game called Ingress that was developed by Niantic Labs. It was an interesting experiment and surprisingly the game proved to be something of a cult hit where a quick search on Google+ shows that engagement...

Apple Experimenting With Augmented Reality Systems [Rumor]

03/18/2015, So there was a rumor that Apple could be working on an electric car which would undoubtedly propel the Cupertino company into a brand new industry if it is true, but are there are other industries that Apple could be eyeing? We suppose potentially there...