We're so excited and just can't hide it! - new IKEA App has Metaio inside

““Our customers want to be able to test out whether the products they’ve been inspired by in our catalog will work in their own homes – particularly when it comes to larger pieces of furniture. Offering a way of using mobile technology to enable to test products means ...

Christie and NVIDIA team up for an interactive car-buying experience powered by augmented reality (hands-on video)

If committing the requisite funds for an Audi R8 coupe seems like a stressful ordeal, NVIDIA and Christie have created an augmented reality purchase experience to lend a hand with the selection process. Under the hood, the whole lot is powered by NVIDIA GPUs, Christie projectors and RTT ...

Nokia releases augmented reality job search

Augmented reality has served a few purposes, such as giving us Japanese pop singers in boxes. Nokia decided it might have a more useful purpose, so on Friday the company launched an augmented reality job search app called JobLens.The Windows 8 app could be the future of job ...

IKEA entices potential consumers with augmented reality

Video: Minecraft app taps augmented reality

Minecraft is a wildly popular game that spans multiple platforms, including mobile devices. 

Microsoft eyes augmented reality glasses

Microsoft appears to be working on an augmented reality headset of its own, similar to Google's Project Glass.

Doubts surface about Google's Project Glass

The evolution of mobile augmented reality (AR) is moving along at an accelerated pace, although analysts at ABI Research doubt Google's Project Glass marks the start of a paradigm shift.

Video: Google's Project Glass gets demoed

The first time we saw a pair of Project Glass spectacles was back in April when Google officially went public with its formerly top secret initiative. 

Pentagon tests "smart" contact lenses

The US Department of Defense (DoD) is currently testing a pair of iOptik contact lenses to determine if the advanced optics are capable of providing greater situational awareness for soldiers in the field.

Video: Google eyes the future with Project Glass

Google has officially disclosed a number of details about Project Glass, an advanced platform that will be used to power augmented reality glasses.

Fight zombies with augmented reality, location-based mobile gaming

When it comes to augmented reality, there are few cooler applications than those made for gaming. Ogmento’s Paranormal Activity: Sanctuary is one of those games. Why?

Games - and beer ads - set to boost augmented reality

Mobile augmented reality is set to rocket over the next four years, according to analyst Juniper Research.

Qualcomm's secret mobile weapon: Augmented Reality

The mobile industry will soon undergo a massive consolidation of the smartphone/tablet space. We simply have too many vendors and Intel's focused entry later this year should force the ARM vendors to merge, some to fail, and only the strongest will survive. 

Augmented reality browser released for iPhone

Georgia Tech has released what it says is the world's first augmented reality browser based on open web standards for the iPhone, with plans for an Android version soon.

Black Eyed Peas launch first 360-degree AR music video

Black Eyed Peas frontman will.i.am has moved into the app business, with the launch of a music video app featuring 360-degree motion control and augmented reality.

Cyberpunk master weighs in on augmented reality and human evolution

Cyberpunk godfather William Gibson believes that Homo sapiens have evolved a sophisticated methodology of augmenting and altering reality to suit its needs.

Augmented reality prompts smartphone evolution

The increase in augmented reality and location awareness applications has prompted a salient evolution in the smartphone ecosystem.

ViewSonic details ViewPad specs

ViewSonic is slated to showcase its shiny ViewPad 7 at IFA 2010. But we at TG Daily have the specs, right here, right now. And they are looking pretty sweet, too.

Qualcomm merges reality and cyberspace in Android mesh

Qualcomm is helping mobile developers merge reality and cyberspace with its upcoming release of an augmented reality platform and accompanying SDK for Android-based devices.

iPad-controlled quadricopter takes to the skies

An iPad-controlled quadricopter has taken to the skies above E3 in Los Angeles.