Acer’s Windows Mixed Reality Headset and Motion Controllers Available for Pre-Order by Consumers in the United States
Oct03

Acer’s Windows Mixed Reality Headset and Motion Controllers Available for Pre-Order by Consumers in the United States

Acer’s Windows Mixed Reality Headset and Motion Controllers Available for Pre-Order by Consumers in the United States “Lightweight head mounted displays (HMD) come bundled with two wireless motion controllers for $399.99 (MSRP)” On the forefront of the one of the most significant technology trends to come, Acer America announced its new Acer Windows Mixed Reality HMDs are now available for pre-order by consumers in the...

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Level Ex Announces $11 Million in Series A Financing to Scale Video Games for Doctors
Oct03

Level Ex Announces $11 Million in Series A Financing to Scale Video Games for Doctors

Level Ex Announces $11 Million in Series A Financing to Scale Video Games for Doctors Today Level Ex, creator of the first professional video game for physicians, announced $11 million in a Series A round of financing led by 4490 Ventures. JAZZ Venture Partners, Pritzker Group Venture Capital and additional investors also participated in the round. Level Ex has experienced tremendous growth since the launch of its first mobile app,...

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Meet the App That Just Made Augmented Reality Accessible to Everyone
Oct03

Meet the App That Just Made Augmented Reality Accessible to Everyone

Meet the App That Just Made Augmented Reality Accessible to Everyone Social media is being taken to the skies – quite literally – with an augmented reality app called Skrite. Skrite asserts that it is now possible to unleash the imagination on the celestial canvas through the phone's lens by leaving virtual messages, pictures, selfies and doodles in the sky for friends and fellow Skyers to see in real-time. The app is the first of its...

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ThingWorx® Studio Brings Highly Immersive Augmented Reality Interactions to the Industrial Enterprise
Oct02

ThingWorx® Studio Brings Highly Immersive Augmented Reality Interactions to the Industrial Enterprise

ThingWorx® Studio Brings Highly Immersive Augmented Reality Interactions to the Industrial Enterprise “ThingWorx Studio, powered by Vuforia, introduces advancements for attaching digital content to everyday objects and surfaces as well as support for Apple’s ARKit and Google’s ARCore” PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced its ThingWorx® Studio Augmented Reality (AR) technology will be updated with Vuforia® 7 software, bringing...

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Vuzix to Showcase NTT DOCOMO’s Artificial Intelligence Agent “SEBASTIEN” on the M300 Smart Glasses at CEATEC Japan
Oct02

Vuzix to Showcase NTT DOCOMO’s Artificial Intelligence Agent “SEBASTIEN” on the M300 Smart Glasses at CEATEC Japan

Vuzix to Showcase NTT DOCOMO's Artificial Intelligence Agent “SEBASTIEN” on the M300 Smart Glasses at CEATEC Japan  Vuzix® Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), (“Vuzix” or, the “Company”), a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technologies and products for the consumer and enterprise markets, announced today that the company will be showcasing the Vuzix M300 Smart Glasses including...

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Top 5 iOS AR Apps You Should Try
Oct01

Top 5 iOS AR Apps You Should Try

Top Augmented Reality Apps Vuforia Chalk (free) A breakthrough remote presence capability that helps people help each other.         Prior to big companies like Google and Apple ventured into the augmented reality industry, Vuforia was one of the first companies that was creating AR software. Formerly owned by Qualcomm, Vuforia is now a subsidiary of PTC, a provider of technology for other to make apps that...

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Box AR: Augmented Reality App Delivers Free Daily Content
Sep30

Box AR: Augmented Reality App Delivers Free Daily Content

Box AR: Augmented Reality App Delivers Free Daily Content Box AR is a new and free daily Augmented Reality app, THE BOX AR, is now available for download on the Apple App Store. With the rollout of iOS 11, Augmented Reality is now accessible to millions of iPhone users and we are delighted to be among the first wave of apps that will introduce the world to mobile AR. If you missed our initial outreach and want more information about...

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YinzCam, Kansas City Chiefs Launch Refreshing Augmented Reality Promotion
Sep30

YinzCam, Kansas City Chiefs Launch Refreshing Augmented Reality Promotion

YinzCam, Kansas City Chiefs Launch Refreshing Augmented Reality Promotion Kansas City Chiefs fans have an entertaining new way to celebrate their team's history this season thanks to an augmented reality promotion created in collaboration with YinzCam, the mobile app and AR developer based in Pittsburgh. The “Coca-Cola Refreshing Moments in Chiefs History” campaign invites fans to purchase a special edition, Chiefs-branded...

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FIRST-EVER RESPONSIVE AI HOLOGRAM LAUNCHED BY VNTANA AND SATISFI LABS PARTNERSHIP
Sep27

FIRST-EVER RESPONSIVE AI HOLOGRAM LAUNCHED BY VNTANA AND SATISFI LABS PARTNERSHIP

FIRST-EVER RESPONSIVE AI HOLOGRAM LAUNCHED BY VNTANA AND SATISFI LABS PARTNERSHIP “The Industry-First Experience Allows Consumers to Interact with a Hologram Concierge in Real-Time without the Need for Wearables or a Touchscreen Device” Leading Augmented Reality hologram company VNTANA, and Satisfi Labs, an intelligent engagement platform, today announced the launch of the first-ever artificial intelligence hologram...

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xR in EDU: Forum Focused on Accelerating VR/AR/MR in Learning Environments 
Sep26

xR in EDU: Forum Focused on Accelerating VR/AR/MR in Learning Environments 

xR in EDU: Forum Focused on Accelerating VR/AR/MR in Learning Environments Edtech Times and SRI International will host xR in EDU, a 1-day forum focused on extended reality in education, The event is taking place at SRI Headquarters on October 26, 2017, in Menlo Park, CA. The hosts will bring together key leaders in the virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), mixed reality (MR), and education ecosystems. The goal is to...

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Top AR Apps You Can Try Right Now
Sep25

Top AR Apps You Can Try Right Now

Best Augmented Reality Apps To Try Right Now AR has long been imagined as a wild and futuristic concept, and the technology has been depicted in Hollywood movies such as Minority Report. The relevant technology has been around military and aerospace industry for years, and it is becoming more and more mainstream over time. While virtual reality provides user a total immersive teleportation experience, augmented reality apps is far...

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REALITY GAMING GROUP RAISES $3.5M VIA ICO TOKEN SALE TO FUND DEVELOPMENT OF AR MOBILE FPS
Sep22

REALITY GAMING GROUP RAISES $3.5M VIA ICO TOKEN SALE TO FUND DEVELOPMENT OF AR MOBILE FPS

REALITY GAMING GROUP RAISES $3.5M VIA ICO TOKEN SALE TO FUND DEVELOPMENT OF AR MOBILE FPS “Reality Clash publisher launches competition to offer investors one-of-a-kind personalised weapon for use in the game” Reality Gaming Group has so far raised $3.5 million via an innovative ICO (Initial Coin Offering) to fund the development of its highly-anticipated Augmented Reality (AR) mobile combat game. The free-to-play game for...

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Climax Studios Announces ARise for iPhone and iPad
Sep22

Climax Studios Announces ARise for iPhone and iPad

Climax Studios Announces ARise for iPhone and iPad Portsmouth based developer Climax Studios is pleased to announce its latest title is coming to the App Store for iPhone and iPad. ARise is the result of a game jam the company ran to inspire creative and innovative concepts for augmented reality games. Players will lead a pint-sized adventurer up the stony flanks of a vast petrified monster, using perspective to cross chasms and scale...

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Patrón Tequila Unveils ‘The Patrón Experience,’ One of the First Brands to Create a Hand-Held Augmented Reality Innovation
Sep20

Patrón Tequila Unveils ‘The Patrón Experience,’ One of the First Brands to Create a Hand-Held Augmented Reality Innovation

Patrón Tequila Unveils ‘The Patrón Experience,’ One of the First Brands to Create a Hand-Held Augmented Reality Innovation “Powered by Apple’s New ARKit on iOS 11, Platform Introduces Patrón Extra Añejo and Gives Consumers a New Way to Enjoy Tequila, Virtually” On the heels of Apple’s announcement of the next generation iPhone, powered by iOS 11 with ARKit, Patrón Tequila is taking iPhone users on an interactive journey to...

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Forget Virtual Reality – Augmented Reality is the Future for Business!
Sep12

Forget Virtual Reality – Augmented Reality is the Future for Business!

Forget Virtual Reality – Augmented Reality is the Future for Business! There are two technologies that have been matched against each other to capture the hearts, minds and wallets to the public: Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR). These technologies are alike but stand out in their differences. Virtual Reality creates a whole new world for the user by excluding the real world and synthesising a new environment of sight...

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8ninths Launches Augmented Reality App for iOS 11, the BOX AR
Sep12

8ninths Launches Augmented Reality App for iOS 11, the BOX AR

8ninths Launches Augmented Reality App for iOS 11, the BOX AR Augmented and Virtual Reality Studio, 8ninths, is launching a futuristic mobile Augmented Reality app, THE BOX AR. As one of the first to leverage ARKit for iOS 11, the app will introduce Augmented Reality (AR) to the masses with interactive daily content. Apple iPhone users can download the app for free on The Apple App Store once iOS 11 is released. Arriving in an opaque...

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Human Anatomy Atlas App Now Features Augmented Reality For AR-Ready iPhones and iPads
Sep12

Human Anatomy Atlas App Now Features Augmented Reality For AR-Ready iPhones and iPads

Human Anatomy Atlas App Now Features Augmented Reality For AR-Ready iPhones and iPads “Visible Body’s Apps, Downloaded by Over 5 Million Users, Transform the Way Students, Educators and Healthcare Professionals Learn About the Human Body” Visible Body, creator of the world’s best-selling human anatomy apps, today announced that its Human Anatomy Atlas app now offers Augmented Reality, next-generation functionality that has...

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Mouser Electronics and Grant Imahara Explore How Augmented Reality Can Help Build Smarter Cities in New Video Series
Sep12

Mouser Electronics and Grant Imahara Explore How Augmented Reality Can Help Build Smarter Cities in New Video Series

Mouser Electronics and Grant Imahara Explore How Augmented Reality Can Help Build Smarter Cities in New Video Series Mouser Electronics Inc., a leading global distributor of electronic components, along with celebrity engineer Grant Imahara today released a new video in the Shaping Smarter Cities series, part of Mouser’s award-winning Empowering Innovation Together™ program.     In the newest video, Imahara travels to Los...

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Vuzix Delivers M300 Smart Glasses to Singapore’s SATS to Use AR to Improve Efficiency of Ramp Handling Operations
Sep06

Vuzix Delivers M300 Smart Glasses to Singapore’s SATS to Use AR to Improve Efficiency of Ramp Handling Operations

Vuzix Delivers M300 Smart Glasses to Singapore's SATS to Use AR to Improve Efficiency of Ramp Handling Operations ROCHESTER, N.Y., Sept. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Vuzix® Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), (“Vuzix” or, the “Company”), a leading supplier of Smart Glasses, Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) technologies and products for the consumer and enterprise markets, is pleased to announce that the...

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Unity Technologies Announces Integration With Google’s ARCore to Give Developers the Tools to Easily Create AR Experiences
Aug29

Unity Technologies Announces Integration With Google’s ARCore to Give Developers the Tools to Easily Create AR Experiences

Unity Technologies Announces Integration With Google’s ARCore to Give Developers the Tools to Easily Create AR Experiences “Unity SDK provides creators with access to the world’s largest network of AR capable devices” Unity Technologies (https://unity3d.com/), the creator of the world’s most popular creation engine that powers 2/3rds of all Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) experiences, announced today that...

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Top 5 Vendors in the Military Augmented Reality Headgear Market from 2017 to 2021: Technavio
Aug25

Top 5 Vendors in the Military Augmented Reality Headgear Market from 2017 to 2021: Technavio

Top 5 Vendors in the Military Augmented Reality Headgear Market from 2017 to 2021: Technavio Technavio has announced the top five leading vendors in their recent global military augmented reality (AR) headgear market report. This research report also lists five other prominent vendors that are expected to impact the market during the forecast period. Technavio expects that the global military AR headgear market will post a CAGR of...

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Augmented Reality is Growing Up
Aug19

Augmented Reality is Growing Up

Augmented Reality is Growing Up Disney, Crayola and student targeted AR Campaigns lead Augmented Reality growth in brand adoption. Disney Research just shared a walk up AR experience for its animations; using nothing more than a bench, cameras and a screen. ‘Magic Bench’ uses depth and RGB color sensors of a Kinect to create a scene in which 3-D animated characters ‘interact’ and sit on the bench with users. The Disney team is able to...

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Augmented Reality is Growing Up
Aug09

Augmented Reality is Growing Up

Augmented Reality is Growing Up Disney, Crayola and student targeted AR Campaigns lead Augmented Reality growth in brand adoption. Disney Research just shared a walk up AR experience for its animations; using nothing more than a bench, cameras and a screen. ‘Magic Bench’ uses depth and RGB color sensors of a Kinect to create a scene in which 3-D animated characters ‘interact’ and sit on the bench with users. The Disney team is able to...

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Reality Clash – Augmented Reality Combat Game for iPhone and Andriod Devices
Jul23

Reality Clash – Augmented Reality Combat Game for iPhone and Andriod Devices

New AR Mobile First Person Shooter Announces ICO Token Sale as Part of its Fund Raising Campaign Reality Gaming Group has announced Reality Clash, the world's first augmented reality combat game for iPhone and Andriod, taking mobile combat games to an entirely new level. Familiar places are now your battle fields and the people in your surroundings are either your allies or enemies. The free-to-play game will use the phone's camera to...

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Augmented Reality Company Mira Opens Pre-Order for Prism, a Headset That Will Deliver Premium & Shareable AR Experiences to the Masses
Jul18

Augmented Reality Company Mira Opens Pre-Order for Prism, a Headset That Will Deliver Premium & Shareable AR Experiences to the Masses

Augmented Reality Company Mira Opens Pre-Order for Prism, a Headset That Will Deliver Premium & Shareable AR Experiences to the Masses Mira, a mobile augmented reality company whose mission is to enhance the way humans interact with each other and their technology, today unveiled Prism, a minimalist, untethered AR headset that works seamlessly with the iPhone. Mira’s Prism headset is available for pre-order now at mirareality.com...

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Aryzon Introduces the Cardboard of Augmented Reality
Jun06

Aryzon Introduces the Cardboard of Augmented Reality

Aryzon Introduces the Cardboard of Augmented Reality The start-up Aryzon released the “cardboard for augmented reality” for a price of $30 on Kickstarter. By making clever use of a set of lenses, cardboard and a smartphone camera, the headset is able to place virtual content projected from the user’s smartphone screen within their own environment, this creates realistic augmented reality (AR).     The headset is designed to...

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EdTech CEO Dave Room Speaks On ZBook & AR’s Future Role As A Driving Force For Effective Education
Jun03

EdTech CEO Dave Room Speaks On ZBook & AR’s Future Role As A Driving Force For Effective Education

EdTech CEO Dave Room Speaks On ZBook & AR's Future Role As A Driving Force For Effective Education In the past 1500 years, the format of books has remained largely unchanged until relatively recently with the introduction of the animated book, more specifically known as augmented reality (AR) books or augmented books, where stories are brought to life with the help of a mobile device app. Animated books change the reading...

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Lumus Survey Result on Consumer Interest in Augmented Reality & AR Glasses
May28

Lumus Survey Result on Consumer Interest in Augmented Reality & AR Glasses

Lumus Survey Result on Consumer Interest in Augmented Reality “Two-Thirds of American Consumers Are Ready to Make Augmented Reality Their Computing Platform of Choice, Trading Mobile Devices for Smart Eyeglasses” Methodology The Lumus Survey was conducted by Wakefield Research among 1,023 nationally representative U.S. adults, ages 18 and older, between March 20 and March 27, 2017 using an email invitation and an online...

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Global Launch of Environmental AR Gaming Platform, EduCycle, Kicks Off with Game’s Presentation to School in San F
Apr04

Global Launch of Environmental AR Gaming Platform, EduCycle, Kicks Off with Game’s Presentation to School in San F

Global Launch of Environmental AR Gaming Platform, EduCycle, Kicks Off with Game’s Presentation to School in San Francisco “Neste develops educational AR game based on Paris Agreement on climate change, to teach kids about CO2 emissions”  EduCycle, a new game that uses augmented reality (AR), teaches children ages 12 and up about the impact their decisions have on the environment. Designed and built by Neste, the game’s...

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New York Lottery’s Latest Augmented Reality Innovation Brings Players INTO the Game
Mar30

New York Lottery’s Latest Augmented Reality Innovation Brings Players INTO the Game

New York Lottery’s Latest Augmented Reality Innovation Brings Players INTO the Game  Champions of Cash instant game immerses players into their favorite sports, competing in 3-D 360 degree and Augmented Reality for up to $25,000 cash and prizes The New York Lottery announced today its latest innovative, 3-dimensional instant game that brings players into their favorite sports with the chance to win $25,000 and additional prizes....

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