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Making Advertising Fun Again With Augmented Reality

No wonder that augmented reality advertising is quickly becoming of the hottest trends for brands that want to increase their customer engagement.   Consumers today are bombarded with thousands of ad messages daily. And with all of this noise, it is virtually impossible for us to pay any attention to these messages. Especially when that message is boring. Whether on social channels or across the web, we all know how to ignore boring ads and pay attention to the content that is interesting [...]

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Augmented Reality in Architecture

Augmented reality has found its way into yet another industry by providing a far more accurate view of what will be built.   Trying to explain a new design to a client can be tough. Most architects have transitioned from creating solely 2D plans to creating 3D models of their designs. This works perfectly in alignment with augmented reality as now these models can be used to their full potential. AR has been used in video gaming and media entertainment for a much [...]

Augmented Reality is Shaping the Future of Shopping | 3rockAR Advertising

Augmented Reality is Shaping the Future of Shopping

Retailers are constantly looking for new ways to wow their customers by leveraging new and emerging technologies and Augmented Reality is definitely a great way to do so.   One of the most interesting solutions they’ve turned to recently is augmented reality. Stores from Macy’s to IKEA have made headline using AR and really pulled customers into stores. “AR lets us redefine the experience for furniture retail once more, in our restless quest to create a better everyday life for everyone, everywhere,” said [...]

How Augmented Reality Will Change Driving & Car Manufacturing 3RockAR

How Augmented Reality Will Change Driving and Car Manufacturing

One day, augmented reality will likely become such a natural way of telegraphing information to drivers and passengers, looking at physical screens will feel like a quaint, distant memory. The success of automotive companies directly depends on the launching of advanced technologies. In the last years, automotive industry experts agree that the near future of the automotive industry will be closely related to the use of AR technology. Many cars now come equipped with so-called "head-up" displays, which project a car’s [...]

Augmented Reality Roundup: March 2019 | 3RockAR Advertising

Augmented Reality Roundup: March 2019

March 2019 is almost over, which means it’s time to look back and see what’s changed in the Augmented Reality industry.   Apple augmented reality headset to launch in 2020   TF International Securities analyst Ming-Chi Ku believes that Apple’s 2020 iPhone will ship alongside a pair of augmented reality glasses. Rumours of Apple bringing augmented-reality glasses to market have been circulating for almost five years now, but they’ve mainly been speculating based on patents and Apple hiring up a lot of talent in [...]

5 Incredible Real Use Cases for Augmented Reality | 3RockAR Advertising

3 Incredible Real Use Cases for Augmented Reality

Augmented Reality technology can make a significant impact in pretty much every industry - here are the best current real-life applications of AR! There are hundreds of Augmented Reality uses in real-life, such as training, work and consumer applications in various industries including public safety, healthcare, tourism, gas and oil, and marketing. The first commercial application of AR technology was the yellow "first down" line that began appearing in televised football games in 1998. Some other popular examples of AR apps [...]

Apple augmented reality headset to launch in 2020 | 3RockAR Advertising | Blog

Apple augmented reality headset to launch in 2020

TF International Securities analyst Ming-Chi Ku believes that Apple’s 2020 iPhone will ship alongside a pair of augmented reality glasses.   Rumours of Apple bringing augmented-reality glasses to market have been circulating for almost five years now, but they’ve mainly been speculating based on patents and Apple hiring up a lot of talent in the AR space. Now prominent Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has said that he believes Cupertino will begin manufacturing head-mounted display as early as the end of 2019, and [...]

Augmented Reality Entertainment: From Games to Sports | 3RockAR

Augmented Reality Entertainment: From Games to Sports to Music

Why is an augmented reality (AR) so great for entertainment? It allows the audience to become active participants of the show instead of passive viewers.   Many believe that the fun experiences we enjoy today (movies, games, music) will become more realistic, more immersive, and more interactive than ever before. Augmented reality (AR) technology is one of the biggest culprits for the shift. Augmented reality adds a new dimension to entertainment allowing the audience to become active participants of the show instead [...]

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Augmented Reality Roundup: February 2019

February 2019 is almost over, which means it’s time to look back and see what’s changed in the Augmented Reality space.   Microsoft unveils new HoloLens 2 Augmented Reality Headset   Microsoft has unveiled the second generation of its augmented reality headset, HoloLens 2, a lighter, more capable, and slightly cheaper version of the original that it released three years ago. But perhaps most significantly, Microsoft on Sunday also promised that it was committed to openness in the “core principles” of its mixed reality efforts. Specifically, this [...]

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Is Now The Time To Advertise Your Business With Augmented Reality?

It wasn’t until a bunch of people started hunting for imaginary creatures, often in places they weren’t supposed to be, that industry professionals were convinced of the potential of augmented reality.   While the success of Pokémon Go has tapered off, and we are years from living in the promised future where we are spammed to death by holograms, it is hard to deny the impact augmented reality is having on industries all across the world. From large companies developing their own technology to small businesses [...]