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Nintendo AR games work on the skin too

05/02/2011, Setting the standard for Nintendo fanboys all over the world, someone nicknamed cranberryzero recently got himself a tattoo declaring his love for the company and its latest gaming console, the 3DS. And no, it’s not a huge Super Mario on his back,...

Talking Augmented Easter Egg

04/11/2011, Easter’s coming soon, and with the celebration, you know that eggs will be one of the main features, where kids hunt around for Easter eggs (while the more grown up ones prefer those that are tucked away in software). How about making the egg hunts...

Dentsu Suwappu augmented reality toys look fun

04/08/2011, Dentsu, an ad agency from Japan have come up with a concept for some new toys that do more than just pose and look cute. When you bring in an iPhone to the picture, the little figurines can tell a story, and interact with its environment – through...

Alternate Reality game at New York Public Library

04/03/2011, Jane McGonigal’s upcoming alternate reality game (ARG) will offer players the chance to participate in historical quests in the New York Public Library. Just before we proceed and you ask who Jane McGonigal is, she is well known for her progressive...

Smartphone uses Qualcomm to hook up to picture frame

03/31/2011, They say that knowledge is power, but we think it is just potential power – at least until it is applied. Paul Jacobs demonstrated this nugget of wisdom by using mobile technology and Augmented Reality. In a demonstration, he showed off a smartphone...

Valpak Augmented Reality takes coupon promos to a whole new level

03/29/2011, Valpak and junaio have just updated the junaio app – that adds a new Augmented Reality feature to bring discounts to customers. When users launch the app, all they have to do is enter the Valpak deals channel and look through the footage being recorded...

Boutique Accessories provides a virtual mirror online

02/21/2011, One of the main problems that people have with online shopping is that customers usually don’t get the chance to try out what they’re purchasing and they never know how it’s going to look on them, especially when they shop for clothes or...

Route 66 Maps + Navigation makes use of Augmented Reality

02/18/2011, We all know how hard it is to follow another driver sometimes. Due to bad driving habits or unpredictable traffic, it’s very often that one loses sight of the other car and ends up taking the wrong turn. Well now, thanks to Route 66 Maps +...