Tag: augmented reality

Google announces Project Glass developer hackathon

Google's Project Glass is one of the more exciting things I'm looking forward to seeing in 2013. Back at Google I/O we got our...

Google’s Niantic Labs launches new mobile Augmented Reality game

The folks from Google have all sorts of crazy projects going on at any given time. From Project Glass, Android, and probably tons of...

Google’s Niantic Project revealed: Mysterious new viral campaign

Those folks from Google are up to something weird here with what they are calling the "Niantic Project" and this appears to only be...

Google reportedly buying facial recognition firm Viewdle

Google is apparently close to inking yet another deal to buy up the popular Augmented reality and facial recognition company Viewdle. Google's been on...

Project Glass gets closer to reality, Google welcomes “Glass Explorers”

Google's Project Glass is still a long, long ways from reaching my hands and face sadly. Today however we are now one step closer...

Patent details Project Glass control with rings and tattoos

So Project Glass might not live up to the rather lofty expectations set by the preview video. But there's no denying that it's an...

AR app lets the Avengers assemble… in Wal-Mart

Fantastic feats of strength and bravery. Epic showdowns between good and evil. Skin-tight catsuits. These are not things you'll see in your typical Wal-Mart...

Project Glass Battlefield concept brings augmented reality to gaming

Project Glass has inspired its fair share of constructive conversation, not to mention parody. But the latest video to play off of Google's augmented...

Marvel shows off new line of Infinite augmented reality comics

By all accounts, traditional comic book stores are doing even worse than bookstores in the digital age ,which is to say, not very well...

Satellite AR app shows UARS satellite crashing in real-time

For those of you who are unaware, the UARS satellite is currently 'scheduled' to crash into the surface of the earth. If this...

Touch Vision uses a Nexus S and Augmented Reality to control TV screens

Using our smartphones or other methods for controlling TV and computer screens is nothing new. We've been doing it for a while with various...

Layar Vision puts augmented reality over real world objects with no tags needed

Augmented reality is pretty cool, but the big downside is that generally it only works with real world items that have special codes or...