augmented reality

Google kills augmented reality project Tango to focus on ARCore

Google kills augmented reality project Tango to focus on ARCore

Bad news if you bought an Asus ZenFone AR: Google will retire the Project Tango augmented reality platform it uses in March 2018 in order to commit more resources to the development of lower-end
So long Project Tango, we barely knew ye

So long Project Tango, we barely knew ye

Google announced last week that it’s killing off Project Tango, its ambitious initiative to bring AR support to phones with the necessary hardware (read: depth- and motion-sensing cameras). It wasn’t

Google pulls the plug on Project Tango, pushes ARCore for augmented reality

This is certainly no surprise, but just the same, we can confirm that Google is officially ending its support for Project Tango and other Tango-related products. Instead, the mothership is going to
Givenchy AR and VR Goggles by PDF Haus

Givenchy AR and VR Goggles by PDF Haus

Two Korean designers fashionably reimagine virtual and augmented reality goggles under the branding of fashion house, Givenchy.
Fyusion is bringing 3D vision technologies to a device near you

Fyusion is bringing 3D vision technologies to a device near you

More than 15 million users a week launch the Fyuse app to take and share the 3D interactive pictures the technology enables. But what these users may not realize is that their pictures are actually a
Magic Leap demo is exactly what the AR startup didn’t need

Magic Leap demo is exactly what the AR startup didn’t need

Three years after we first started reporting on Magic Leap, and they’ve got some semblance of a real product. This company suggested that they had tech nearly ready for a broad scale release back in
Magic Leap demo is exactly what the AR startup didn’t need

Magic Leap demo is exactly what the AR startup didn’t need

Three years after we first started reporting on Magic Leap, and they’ve got some semblance of a real product. This company suggested that they had tech nearly ready for a broad scale release back in

Augmented Reality's Real Power Will Be Helping With Everyday Tasks

­People assume AR will deliver flashy, exciting cultural creations, but it will likely be more mundane—and thus more powerful.
Honda delivers ‘The Ultimate Get-Well Card’ to sick kids via augmented reality

Honda delivers ‘The Ultimate Get-Well Card’ to sick kids via augmented reality

Santa Claus isn't the only one bringing gifts and well wishes this holiday season. Honda is reprising its Happy Honda Days celebration, and this year, is leveraging AR to deliver what it calls "the
Pokémon Go gets better augmented reality thanks to ARKit on iOS

Pokémon Go gets better augmented reality thanks to ARKit on iOS

Niantic has had crude augmented reality for its Pokémon Go mobile game from the outset. But soon it will launch an enhanced AR experience on iOS 11 smartphones using Apple’s new ARKit technology. The
Pokemon Go Gets Better at Augmented Reality, Thanks to Apple’s ARKit

Pokemon Go Gets Better at Augmented Reality, Thanks to Apple’s ARKit

Pokemon Go is being updated with support for Apple’s ARKit, the game’s maker Niantic Labs announced Wednesday. The update will allow players to sneak up on Pokemons, and collect special capture

Magic Leap Reveals AR Headset First-Look Images, Sets 2018 Ship Date

Magic Leap, the augmented-reality startup that has raised more than $1.7 billion, continues to tease out details of its forthcoming AR platform that it is promising will revolutionize the nascent
‘Pokémon Go’ levels up its augmented reality abilities with Apple’s ARKit

‘Pokémon Go’ levels up its augmented reality abilities with Apple’s ARKit

'Pokémon Go' will soon be getting an upgrade on all iOS 11 devices capable of supporting the new ARKit augmented reality features. The game's core AR will be improved, with some new gameplay mechanics
Magic Leap One revealed: Creator Edition AR goggles ships 2018 [Update]

Magic Leap One revealed: Creator Edition AR goggles ships 2018 [Update]

It’s been a long road to the reveal of Magic Leap’s first actual product, but the day has finally arrived. Today the company revealed the Magic Leap One, a new augmented reality system that first and
Pokemon GO AR+ update gives iPhone Trainers an edge

Pokemon GO AR+ update gives iPhone Trainers an edge

Pokemon GO is adopting Apple’s ARKit, with an incoming update to the augmented reality game promising a much better experience on iPhone and iPad. The new Pokemon GO AR+ feature will be exclusive to

Pokémon GO Takes Advantage of ARKit to Launch AR+ Mode

Augmented Reality (AR) saw its first big grab at the public consciousness with the launch of Pokémon GO, but the developer behind the popular game was only chipping away at the tip of the iceberg in
Magic Leap shows off its Magic Leap One ‘Creator Edition’ AR headset, shipping in 2018

Magic Leap shows off its Magic Leap One ‘Creator Edition’ AR headset, shipping in 2018

At long last, the day has come. Magic Leap has shared a first look at what they’ve been building with the cash they’ve raised from Google, Alibaba and others. Today, the highly valued augmented
Magic Leap One revealed: Creator Edition AR goggles ships 2018 [Update]

Magic Leap One revealed: Creator Edition AR goggles ships 2018 [Update]

It’s been a long road to the reveal of Magic Leap’s first actual product, but the day has finally arrived. Today the company revealed the Magic Leap One, a new augmented reality system that first and
Pokemon GO AR+ update gives iPhone Trainers an edge

Pokemon GO AR+ update gives iPhone Trainers an edge

Pokemon GO is adopting Apple’s ARKit, with an incoming update to the augmented reality game promising a much better experience on iPhone and iPad. The new Pokemon GO AR+ feature will be exclusive to
A Secretive ‘Mixed Reality’ Startup Finally Revealed What It’s Been Working On

A Secretive ‘Mixed Reality’ Startup Finally Revealed What It’s Been Working On

The Magic Leap One headset projects digital images onto your real-world surroundings