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Ubergizmo Best of CES 2017

01/07/2017, Out of the tens of thousands of new products, applications and services introduced at CES, here are the ones who caught our eyes. Although CES 2017 is incredibly diverse, many of the products represented here show strong underlying trends that are of...

Huawei Wants In On The Tango AR Smartphone Bandwagon

01/06/2017, Lenovo was first out of the door with a Tango-based augmented reality (AR) smartphone when they launched the Lenovo PHAB 2 Pro last year. Then earlier this week, ASUS also announced their take on the Tango technology by announcing the ASUS ZenFone AR, a...

ASUS ZenFone AR Announced, A Tango-Enabled Daydream-Ready Phone

01/04/2017, [CES 2017] While Lenovo might have been the first out of the door with a Tango-enabled phone, it seems that ASUS might have beaten them to the punch as being the first to offer up a phone that is not only Tango-enabled, but also a Daydream-ready handset...

New Grush Augmented Reality Toothbrush Game & Hardware Launched

01/04/2017, [CES 2017] Smart toothbrushes aren’t new, and in fact Kolibree might have even taken things to the next level with the AI-powered Ara. However Grush differs from the competition by being an a smart toothbrush with games that kids can play while brushing...

Microsoft Sees A Future Where Augmented Reality Can Find Lost Keys

12/30/2016, We’re sure we’ve all been in that situation where you search high and low for something, like your watch, keys, wallet, or glasses, only to realize after an exhaustive and frustrating search that they were right in front of you, and in your haste...

Snap Looking To Boost AR Capabilities With Latest Acquisition

12/26/2016, With its various filters and the launch of Spectacles, Snap’s interest in augmented reality technology is hardly a secret. In fact it seems that the company could be looking to boost their AR capabilities because in a report from The Calcalist (as...

Moto Z Could Get Tango AR Functionality Through A Moto Mod

11/30/2016, Earlier this year, Lenovo launched the PHAB 2 Pro, the world’s first smartphone to utilize Google’s Project Tango technology. However with it being the only smartphone in the world to feature this tech, it also means that users don’t really have a...

Apple Could Be Integrating AR Into Its iPhone Camera App

11/16/2016, Apple believes that augmented reality is the future and that it could have the potential to do better than virtual reality. Given the success of Pokemon GO, we’re inclined to agree, although we guess we’ve yet to see a truly killer VR application. Now...

Apple’s Next Wearable Could Be A Pair Of Smart Glasses

11/14/2016, Smart glasses aren’t exactly new in terms of technology. We’ve seen Google attempt it with Google Glass, Snapchat with Spectacles, and Microsoft with HoloLens, although that seems more of a headset than smart glasses. Now it seems that there is a...

Snapchat’s Sold Out Spectacles Found On eBay For As Much As $980

11/11/2016, Back in September, Snapchat unveiled a completely new product in the form of Spectacles, a more fun and lighthearted take on smart glasses. As you might have heard, the device went on sale yesterday and it seems that within a day, they have completely...

Snapchat Introduces New AR ‘World Lenses’ Feature

11/08/2016, One of Snapchat’s features is Lenses, in which the camera on your phone will be able to detect your face and introduce all kinds of fun and wacky filters, like turning yourself into a dog, cat, or swapping faces with a friend, and so on. However the...

Ukraine’s Military Wants To Use The HoloLens For Its Tanks

11/03/2016, Microsoft’s HoloLens has so far been positioned as a device for gaming. However it seems that over in the Ukraine, they believe that the technology has use in the military as well, particularly by tank commanders. Given that a tank is more or less fully...

Google Rumored To Be Working On A Mixed Reality Headset

10/26/2016, In terms of both virtual and augmented reality, Google has dabbled in a bit of both. With the Google Glass, it acted as something of an augmented reality headset, while the recently released Daydream View VR is a virtual reality headset. However it seems...