Augmented Reality

Augmented Reality s defined as an enhanced version of reality created by the use of technology to superimpose digital information on an image, object or location being viewed through a device.

Let’s Move Augmented Reality From Silos to Modules
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Let’s Move Augmented Reality From Silos to Modules

By now the readers of this blog have heard that, by using Augmented Reality to visualize that information in context, we expect people will be able to: Use digital information to perform tasks with the physical world without diverting their attention. Benefit from having real time access to live data streams produced by sensors associated with […]

Zuckerberg’s Facebook Working On Augmented Reality
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Zuckerberg’s Facebook Working On Augmented Reality

Here Comes Social Augmented Reality The intentions of Facebook in Virtual Reality came out clearly when it purchased Oculus, that’s already shipping units in a collaboration with Samsung while prepping a launch for the flagship headset. Michael Abrash of Facebook said that Virtual Reality has already kicked and arrived. However, Augmented Reality is naturally presenting […]

Research and Markets Report Reveals Key Augmented Reality Trends in Transportation
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Research and Markets Report Reveals Key Augmented Reality Trends in Transportation

Key AR trends in the Transportation Industry Research and Markets, one of the world’s largest market research stores, has released a 13-page report titled ‘Heads Up – 5 Key Augmented Reality Trends in Transportation’. Here is a brief note on the report by Research and Markets team: “Transporting things and people from one place to […]

Qualcomm sells Vuforia to PTC for $65 million
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Qualcomm sells Vuforia to PTC for $65 million

In a recent development, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., which is a  subsidiary  of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), has announced that the company has signed an agreement to sell Vuforia – its Augmented Reality business to PTC. According to media reports, PTC (NASDAQ: PTC), a US-based technology firm, which is well known for its  2D and 3D […]

castAR Sets off to Simplify Augmented Reality
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castAR Sets off to Simplify Augmented Reality

castAR Sets off to Simplify Augmented Reality castAR was founded by Jeri Ellsworth and Rick Johnson in March 2013. It developed an augmented reality gaming system that transforms a user’s physical environment into a digital playground which creates a fun and interactive experience. castAR aims to combine hardware and software to create an accessible, unobtrusive, […]

Disney’s Coloring Book App Offers Creative Augmented Reality Authoring Tool
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Disney’s Coloring Book App Offers Creative Augmented Reality Authoring Tool

This App is the Company’s Attempt to Foster Augmented Creativity Disney Research has invented a coloring book app that employs Augmented Reality to make characters leap from the page into 3D world. How it Works A child draws and colors a character on a page. The page is monitored by the app which records the […]

October 13-15 2015 MRO Europe in London UK
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October 13-15 2015 MRO Europe in London UK

Manufacturing, Repair and Operations Europe 2015 (MRO) Manufacturing, Repair and Operations Europe 2015 (MRO) is a 3-Day tradeshow and conference that helps in realizing critical issues that impact on the aviation MRO industry. This event hosts over 500o people from more than 80 countries plus an exhibition hall where you get access to more than […]

Holo Disaster?
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Holo Disaster?

For years now intelligent minds at MIT labs have been researching how we can interface with devices around us. Watch the clip from  1:03 This interface technology will no doubt also be applied to Holoview devices. Take the  radio in the MIT clip…wouldn’t it be much simpler if you could wear a Holoview device like […]

Google Patents Holograms for Google Glass
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Google Patents Holograms for Google Glass

Google Patents the Use of Holograms In a recent development, well-known technology company Google has now filed an application, insisting the use of holograms on its Head Mounted Display called Google Glass.  This will help in enhancing the Augmented Reality experiences, wherein the images generated through computers are allowed to communicate with the actual world. […]

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