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Bored with 3D animals? Google also has skeletons, cars, Santa, the Mars Rover, and other AR objects

Bored with 3D animals? Google also has skeletons, cars, Santa, the Mars Rover, and other AR objects

Let your kids be creative while keeping them safe indoors We're supposed to stay inside right now, but that shouldn't stop us from exploring things we'd normally see in museums or shops thanks to 3D

Immersal maps Helsinki in city-scale AR using crowdsourcing mobile app

A Finnish company has developed a city-scale AR mapping app for Android and iOS phones that crowdsources 3D point map creation to enable shared experiences.
Google Play Services for AR now supports the Galaxy Z Flip, LG V60, and more phones

Google Play Services for AR now supports the Galaxy Z Flip, LG V60, and more phones

The artist formerly known as ARCore Google Play Services for AR, formerly known as ARCore, is the engine that powers most games and applications on Android that use augmented reality effects.

‘Pokémon Go’ will let you play with your monster pals 'soon'

Pokémon Go developer Niantic is close to putting the finishing touches on a feature that will likely fulfill a longstanding wish for a lot of the game's fans. By 2020, Ninatic says you'll be able to

‘Pokémon Go’ will let you play with your monster pals 'soon'

Pokémon Go developer Niantic is close to putting the finishing touches on a feature that will likely fulfill a longstanding wish for a lot of the game's fans. By 2020, Ninatic says you'll be able to

ARCore Depth API out to improve augmented reality experience

Augmented reality still isn’t very common these but the technology is slowly being used for several purposes. It is not just for gaming. It can also be used for measuring things and more interactive
ARCore's new Depth API will bring the next generation of hide-and-seek to phones

ARCore's new Depth API will bring the next generation of hide-and-seek to phones

AR applications on Android have historically always had problems with proper depth sensing and distinguishing between foreground and background in the physical world. Whenever you'd add an AR object,
Google’s ARCore Depth API enables AR depth maps and occlusion with one camera

Google’s ARCore Depth API enables AR depth maps and occlusion with one camera

An addition to Android will enable over 200 million devices to sense depth, augmenting reality with digital objects that appear behind real objects.
ARCore Depth API: How it will fundamentally transform your AR experiences

ARCore Depth API: How it will fundamentally transform your AR experiences

At first, this seems like no big deal, but when you learn what it does you'll see why it's pretty exciting.

Google's new depth feature makes its AR experiences more realistic

Google has been experimenting with ARCore for the better part of two years, adding more features to its AR development platform over time. Back at I/O this year, Google introduced Environmental HDR,

(Update: LG G8X) ARCore renamed to Google Play Services for AR, adds support for Pixel 4 and more devices

Update 1: 2019/09/06 12:20pm PDT As we pick though the last of this year's big IFA announcements, Google's busy updating its list of AR-supporting hardware, adding some of Samsung's latest:Galaxy
Angry Birds AR: Isle of Pigs brings bird-flinging fun into the real world

Angry Birds AR: Isle of Pigs brings bird-flinging fun into the real world

The original Angry Birds was one of the first cultural phenomenons in mobile gaming, eventually spawning multiple sequels, a movie franchise, and a really ugly dress. Now, there's an augmented reality
Your Pixel 4 box has a cool Google Lens-enabled Easter egg

Your Pixel 4 box has a cool Google Lens-enabled Easter egg

There’s simply no dearth of Easter eggs across Google’s software products. This penchant for hidden quirks appears to have found its way into the newest Pixel range with a cool new Easter egg that
[Update: Pixel 4] ARCore renamed to Google Play Services for AR, adds support for OnePlus 7T and more devices

[Update: Pixel 4] ARCore renamed to Google Play Services for AR, adds support for OnePlus 7T and more devices

Update 1: 2019/09/06 12:20pm PDT As we pick though the last of this year's big IFA announcements, Google's busy updating its list of AR-supporting hardware, adding some of Samsung's latest:Galaxy
[Update: Galaxy Fold, OnePlus 7T] ARCore renamed to Google Play Services for AR, adds support for Note10 and more devices

[Update: Galaxy Fold, OnePlus 7T] ARCore renamed to Google Play Services for AR, adds support for Note10 and more devices

Update 1: 2019/09/06 12:20pm PDT As we pick though the last of this year's big IFA announcements, Google's busy updating its list of AR-supporting hardware, adding some of Samsung's latest:Galaxy
AR is big — 5G will make it huge

AR is big — 5G will make it huge

The mainstream adoption of 5G in 2021 provides gaming companies the opportunity to offer new levels of engagement to their users.
ARCore works on ’save button’ for location-based AR artworks and improves cross-device interactions

ARCore works on ’save button’ for location-based AR artworks and improves cross-device interactions

While ARCore's user-facing Android app has been renamed to Play Services for AR, the underlying SDK still carries its old name and is alive and well – unlike Google's VR efforts. Further proving the
Google’s ARCore platform can now track faces, boasts improved memory

Google’s ARCore platform can now track faces, boasts improved memory

Google has updated its ARCore developer platform to include face augmentation, and improved Cloud Anchors for better object memory between Android and iOS devices.
ARCore’s persistent Cloud Anchors keep AR objects around

ARCore’s persistent Cloud Anchors keep AR objects around

Google's new persistent Cloud Anchorss, a part of ARCore, enable developers to save shared objects in augmented reality for an extended period of time.
[Update: Galaxy Tab S6, A90 5G] ARCore renamed to Google Play Services for AR, adds support for Note10 and more devices

[Update: Galaxy Tab S6, A90 5G] ARCore renamed to Google Play Services for AR, adds support for Note10 and more devices

Update 1: 2019/09/06 12:20pm PDT As we pick though the last of this year's big IFA announcements, Google's busy updating its list of AR-supporting hardware, adding some of Samsung's latest:Galaxy