Vivo Xplay 3S Augmented Reality Invitation

China's Vivo must have one of the more exciting smartphones up it's sleeve ready to launch, not only that but even the invitations for the Vivo Xplay 3S launch party are amazing augmented realiy treats! Check out this video.

Airline creates virtual reality guide to ski resorts

Monarch Mountain, a 360-degree virtual reality guide to ski resorts served by the airline, Monarch Airlines, has been created in a direct marketing campaign by marketing agency WDMP. Visitors will find themselves transported to a virtual ski slope, with high quality graphics and a 360-degree ‘Photosphere’ view complete with realistic falling snow and sound.WDMP has created the campaign using technology which claims to make it accessible with one click from any tablet, smartphone, laptop or PC.

The first 3D experience to reveal animal vision

This real-time 3D Internet experience lets people see through the eyes of several animals including rats, bees, cats, dogs and hawks, as they wonder the streets of Paris.

10 Ways Augmented Reality Can Assist Retail

Today innovation trends influence significantly the marketing strategy. Mobile devices became a vital element of a sales process, being used in decision-making processes. Following the trend, augmented reality has emerged as an innovative tool that allows brands to interact with consumers on their mobile devices.

Kinect-Driven Interface Turns 3D Shapes and Movements Into Reality

With the advent of touchscreens and increasingly powerful mobile computers, digital interface innovation has become one of the most exciting areas of research. Now a new project called inFORM, crafted at the MIT Media Lab, offers a peek at an even richer interface dynamic for future devices. Combining ...

The xNT implantable NFC chip

Let\\'s produce the worlds first NFC compliant RFID implant, together! Near Field Communication or NFC specifications contain a set of standards which are applied to a specific set of RFID technologies, and it\\'s taking the world by storm in the form of devices like mobile phones and tablets.

Motorola teases augmented reality project with clever pop-up art

Earlier this year, at Qualcomm’s Uplinq conference, Motorola showed off a teaser of a child-focused augmented reality concept they were working on. Today, it looks like that project is a lot closer to being announced, as Motorola shares a sneak peek with us.When Motorola SVP Regina Dugan asked ...

This Clever Augmented Reality System Lets Drivers See Through Cars

It is hard to imagine, but there was once a time when cars didn’t come equipped with rearview mirrors. In fact, it wasn’t until 1916 that the simple, yet game-changing invention became standard, making it easy for drivers to safely weave through traffic—except, of course, in those situations ...

Predicting Transmedia and Augmented Reality Futures

I was invited to present to a small public group last month on Media Futures up in the Northern Territory here in Australia – this followed an ABC only presentation. I generally don’t do the Futurist thing, I feel uneasy, stepping into tarot, astrology or doom sayer territory,

Augmented reality system makes cars see-through

The first new British nuclear reactors for a quarter of a century will be safer and more efficient and reliable than ever before. But it won\\'t be enoughThe first mass trials of white-space wireless technology in Europe are giving the much-hyped idea a chance of breaking out into ...

The future of consumer 3D printing: What's real, what's coming, and what's hype

Oskar van Deventer used to dream up Rubik’s Cube-like puzzles so complex that they were physically impossible to make. The ones that were possible, he painstakingly crafted out of wood or plastic or spent weeks waiting for a manufacturing facility to get back to him with a prototype.Then ...

This Is The Coolest Augmented Reality Idea Yet For Using Your Smartphone

For years, smartphone manufacturers have been trying to get you to use your phone without pulling it out of your pocket. Tried, and failed. But forget smartwatches. Forget smartphones, even. This is the coolest way of using your phone you’ll ever see, it and it comes straight out ...

Optinvent's AR glasses are cheaper than Google's and have a bigger display (hands-on)

While Google Glass might be the darling of the augmented reality wearable market, other companies like Vuzix and Epson have had skin in the game for much longer than the folks in Mountain View. One such firm to have caught the AR bug early is Optinvent, which debuted ...

Volkswagen develops augmented reality service manual for the XL1

After developing an augmented reality car manual for the Audi A3 and similar software for wearables like Glass, Metaio certainly knows a thing or two about the AR space. It\\'s no surprise then, that Volkswagen has collaborated with Metaio to develop an augmented reality iPad app for the ...

Inition brings augmented reality to Engineering Design Show

Delegates at this year\\'s Engineering Design Show will be able to see and experience an innovative augmented reality tool developed specifically for the multi-million pound Thames Tideway Tunnel Scheme.Created by 3D technology and creative production company Inition, the interactive platform offers an insight into how the tunnel will ...

IndoorAtlas Hopes to Unlock the "Holy Grail of Advertising" With Magnetic-Field Mapping

With today\\'s technology, it seems like almost every bit of Earth has been mapped--even parts of the underwater world. But it\\'s a different story inside buildings. With the accuracy of GPS faltering indoors and radio waves providing marginal improvement, navigating inside isn\\'t as simple as firing up a ...

Tamaris uses Junaio to Promote their New Winter Collection

Shoe manufacturer Tamaris recently started a campaign for their boots winter collection 2013/14 in Germany. The advertisments will be published in several glossy magazines including Glamour, Gala, InStyle, Cosmopolitan and Brigitte, until end of November. Junaio Certified DeveloperAVK Terwey developed a Junaio channel for Tamaris to used augmented ...

Intelligent Headset aims to immerse users in augmented reality of sound and space

Running down an alley you make out the low growls of a zombie approaching distinctly above you and to the right. Touring a famous city you get lost, happen upon a fascinating art exhibit, and touch your headphones to find out where you are and what you see.

32 Augmented Reality Apps for the Classroom

Augmented Reality (AR) is a growing field of technology where real life is modified and enhanced by computer-generated sights and sounds. The most common use of AR can be seen through mobile apps. Point your device’s camera at something that the app recognizes, and it will generated a ...

Maryland360° app combines the latest mobile technology with Augmented Reality

This app brings you exclusive videos from University of Maryland (UMD). It turns your front camera lens into an AR platform so you can explore fun and engaging content from UMD posters and images. Point your device at an interactive poster to unveil exclusive content, overlaid by stunning ...