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Japanese Resort Welcomes Men and Their Virtual Girlfriends

08/31/2010, Konami Digital Entertainment have teamed up with the Japanese coastal town of Atami to lure men and their virtual reality dating game. Various parts of the resort carry a 2D barcode, that when captured with a smartphone’s camera and combined with...

Augmented Reality Comes To Print Magazines

08/25/2010, Augmented Reality (AR) is an increasingly popular technology which allows virtual objects to be overlaid on images that we see via mobile devices. Now a lifestyle magazine has decided to include a supplement for its August 20 edition that has been...

Kamra Augmented Reality Browser Developer Preview Now Available

08/03/2010, Researchers over at the Georgia Institute of Technology have announced the availability of a developer preview of Kamra, a mobile browser that is based on open web standards. The platform is built upon a framework of channel servers, infrastructure...

Military To Embrace Augmented Reality Technology Too?

06/14/2010, Augmented Reality (AR) is really a very amazing technology, and while we’ve been fooling around with it for fun on our mobile phones, the folks over at Tanagram Partners have been busy developing military-grade AR technology with lightweight sensors...

Space InvadAR Augmented Reality Game For Android Devices

05/30/2010, Augmented Reality (AR) applications are cool, and the Space InvadAR game seems to sound quite familiar for some reason. This AR game by Zenitum is rather cool, and allows you to print out a large image of a planet (probably Earth) that will be used in the...

Augmented Reality coming to a wallpaper near you

05/16/2010, It seems that Augmented Reality (AR) technology is a novelty that has a hard time breaking into the mainstream consciousness, but as more and more novel ways are thought up of, it might just stumble upon a “killer app” so to speak. Could the...

Tissot Lets You Try Its T-Touch Watches Via Augmented Reality

05/15/2010, If you’re strolling down Oxford Street, you might chance upon a couple of weird people hanging around a window wearing paper watches. If you’re wondering what all this madness is about, it’s Tissot’s latest promotion for its...

Adidas turns to Augmented Reality for marketing purposes

05/12/2010, Sporting giant Adidas has come up with a new range of Adidas shoes that can features an integrated augmented reality marker, turning your pair of sneakers into a controller for online games. Sounds like fun, at least while the shoe is new because a pair...

Tagwhat service enables augmented reality on Android smartphones

05/06/2010, The Tagwhat service will take social networking capabilities of an Android-powered smartphone to wrap it up into an augmented reality browser. This would end up with you enjoying a network of location tags which can be shared among friends, letting them...

Hack Together Your Own Pair Of Augmented Reality Glasses

04/26/2010, Augmented reality is really catching on nowadays, and now instructions on how to create your own DIY augmented reality headset have surfaced, allowing you to hack together a pair of augmented reality glasses with minimal fuss. Check out the full...

Turn Yourself Into Iron Man Via Augmented Reality

04/23/2010, The Iron Man 2 movie is just around the corner, and if you’re having a hard time waiting for the movie to be released, we can empathize with you. The UK Iron Man 2 website has released a little something to help you get prepared for the movie. The...

Lego Boxes Get Augmented Reality Too

04/19/2010, As we’ve mentioned many times recently, augmented reality is one of the more popular technologies recently, and now even Lego boxes are getting the augmented reality treatment. The boxes were created by the Danish toy company and augmented reality...