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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

Augmented Reality Roundup: January 2019 | 3RockAR Advertising

Augmented Reality Roundup: January 2019

January 2019 is almost over, which means it's time to look back and see what's changed in the Augmented Reality space.   Blippar is back with new plans After the reports of the much-hyped AR startup, Blippar, going into administration once it failed to pull together an emergency funding deal back in December 2018, the London based AR startup is back. The assets of the old Blippar, Inc. were purchased by an existing investor, Candy Ventures of London. The new company will be called (surprise, surprise) [...]

Augmented Reality Offers More Than Just Interactive Gaming Experience

Augmented Reality Offers More Than Just Interactive Gaming Experience

Do you ever wonder what other real-world Augmented Reality (AR) applications are there? Here’s a look at AR uses in real world you may have seen. Although augmented reality has been around for years, only up until recently we started seeing the technology in everyday life applications. As AR becomes more sophisticated and the cost-saving and business applications expand, the demand and investment in AR will increase. In fact, it's predicted that there will be 1 billion augmented reality users by 2020. So, where [...]

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Microsoft HoloLens might one day assist in spine surgeries

Microsoft HoloLens may find its way into operating rooms of the future, as medical technology firm Scopis has created the first mixed-reality interface for surgeons on the high-powered augmented reality headset. Designed primarily for open and minimally invasive spinal surgery, Scopis' AR-powered tech claims to improve the accuracy and speed of surgeons wearing the HoloLens by showing precise angles and positions of equipment. The company claims that its system can use 3D tracking with the HoloLens to help accurately find spinal [...]

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Virtual and augmented reality: The future of the workplace

Global Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality Apps Market Report presents a professional and deep analysis on the present state of Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality Apps Market 2017. The study of Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality Apps industry is very important to enhance business productivity and for the study of market forecast. Adoption of AR technology in the enterprise is growing.  AR headsets and glasses are used in manufacturing, logistics, remote service, retail, medical, and education.  One popular AR application [...]

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Apple is reportedly stepping up it’s development of augmented reality glasses

Apple is reportedly "stepping up its efforts" in developing augmented reality glasses, allocating more resources to the project with the aim of pushing them from just research into an actual consumer product. There have been plenty of rumours on Apple using augmented reality technology in the new iPhone. The new buzz is that the company has put AR technology above it's self-driving car initiative, Project Titan as it's next big priority, after the newest version of the iPhone. Tim Cook the Chief [...]

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Is Amazon considering augmented reality furniture and appliance stores?

Amazon is considering having augmented reality furniture stores according to sources from the New York Times, they state that the online retail giant is 'exploring' the idea of utilising augmented reality so users can visualise how the items would appear in their own homes before pushing the button on the purchase. Although this is, at the minute at least, speculation, Amazon has already started rolling out physical stores, currently having five bricks and mortar shops with their Amazon Books in [...]