Category: Augmented Reality

Google Glass never really left

Google Glass never really left
When Google released a new enterprise version of Glass on Tuesday, a bevy of headlines suggested Glass was back, but
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Blippar introduces ‘Halos’ facial recognition feature on its mobile app

Blippar introduces ‘Halos’ facial recognition feature on its mobile app
In the next several months, phone-based augmented reality is going to become quite a bit more visible for consumers as
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/ Augmented Reality, Blippar

The four waves of augmented reality (that Apple owns)

The four waves of augmented reality (that Apple owns)
It’s been said that augmented/virtual reality is the fourth wave of consumer technology, and that AR could become much bigger
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Mira’s Prism is a $99 headset vying to become the Google Daydream of augmented reality

Mira’s Prism is a $99 headset vying to become the Google Daydream of augmented reality
The Mira Prism is a strange product, intended to fill a gap that may or may not actually exist: the
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Leap Motion nabs $50M for its VR/AR hand-tracking tech

Leap Motion nabs $50M for its VR/AR hand-tracking tech
Headset-based VR and AR may be a bit slower out of the gates than many had hoped, but investors are
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Microsoft’s Path Guide is an unconventional approach to indoor navigation

Microsoft’s Path Guide is an unconventional approach to indoor navigation
Indoor mapping is one of those problems that seems to only have solutions that involve a great deal of money
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These 13 gifs show Apple ARKit’s massive potential

These 13 gifs show Apple ARKit’s massive potential
Apple’s latest operating system may still be chugging along through the phase of developer betas, but we’ve already been seeing
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/ apple, ARkit, Augmented Reality, TC

Andy Rubin’s Playground Ventures is raising another $15M

Andy Rubin’s Playground Ventures is raising another $15M
Playground Ventures — the VC fund co-founded by Android inventor and former Google exec Andy Rubin that sits alongside an
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Watch this guy play Super Mario Bros. IRL in Central Park using HoloLens

Watch this guy play Super Mario Bros. IRL in Central Park using HoloLens
Super Mario Bros. is iconic, so it’s a natural target for augmented reality development, where everything nostalgic is new again.
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/ Augmented Reality, microsoft, TC

Google Glass is apparently still around — and just got its first update in nearly three years

Google Glass is apparently still around — and just got its first update in nearly three years
Dust off your Google Glasses, those who still have them — the $1,500 face computer is back in the spotlight
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