May 16th, 2013

google-glass-collective
The early adopters of the Google Glass augmented eyewear are swanning around the globe showing off their new specs, but how popular will these things be? US firm Bite Interactive commissioned a YouGov...

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May 10th, 2013

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US company Dekko has raised $3.2m to help create technology that can be a "visual layer for wearable computing devices". But that doesn’t mean augmented reality, OK? "We're really trying to avoid the...

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May 8th, 2013

Foursquare Windows Phone 8
Foursquare and YouTube are the latest apps to get redesigned for Windows Phone 8. The Foursquare app offers all the usual maps and tips, optimised for Nokia Lumia phones, with some of the new Lumia models...

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April 26th, 2013

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Rob Zombie is the latest music artist to get an augmented reality (AR) spin to his digital marketing. Universal has rolled out a campaign through its own uView app on iOS and Android that lets fans...

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April 24th, 2013

apple
New Apple and Google patents are rarely dull and the latest two to emerge are no exception, offering a way to turn gaming actions into comic books and an augmented reality overlay for sat nav, respectively....

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March 11th, 2013

Aurasma
HP said that Aurasma now has more than 16,000 customers in 100 countries, as it launched version 2.0 of its augmented reality platform, including new cloud and social features. These include a new scalable...

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March 5th, 2013

Layar app service
Interactive print specialist Layar is to launch a new version of its app this week, allowing users to scan QR codes – with an augmented reality twist. Layar CEO Quintin Schevernels said that version...

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March 4th, 2013

Nokia connecting people
DreamWorks’ push into mobile continues apace, with the company revealing that the first app to come from its deal with Nokia will include “augmented reality with location-based services” wrapped...

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February 12th, 2013

Mattel
Toy maker Mattel has unveiled products that bring augmented reality to three of its biggest brands: Barbie, Hot Wheels and the Disney Princess. Of the three, possibly the most interesting is the Barbie...

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