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Articles Archive for July 2009

Metaio AR Vision Video
Friday, 31 Jul, 2009 – 10:24 | 2 Comments
Metaio AR Vision Video

The guys at Metaio in San Francisco have just launch an augmented reality vision video for some of the products they are working on.
Unfortunately the video doesn’t appear to have sound so you’ll have to …

Augmented Reality Shopping App
Thursday, 30 Jul, 2009 – 14:13 | One Comment
Augmented Reality Shopping App

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Ok this application is obviously not for us guys. We are happy visiting one shop, trying on one pair …

Transformers Demo
Wednesday, 29 Jul, 2009 – 13:52 | No Comment
Transformers Demo

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The Transformers ‘We Are Autobots’ demo has been around for a month now.  What’s good about the demo is …

ARound for the Nokia N97
Tuesday, 28 Jul, 2009 – 8:36 | 3 Comments
ARound for the Nokia N97

Nokia owners rejoice, at least if you are a N97 owner.  Over the last few months every AR application has been for the iPhone or Android devices and no doubt you have started to feel …

Augmented Reality Pool
Monday, 27 Jul, 2009 – 14:05 | No Comment
Augmented Reality Pool

We have a air hockey table here and I must admit that I am a bit of a wiz. Our security guard has never played before and has been threatening to give me a game …

Another AR business card example
Friday, 24 Jul, 2009 – 11:05 | 2 Comments
Another AR business card example

I blogged a little while back about AR business cards.  I thought at the time that just displaying a simple image was a bit of missed opportunity but OneZeroThrice.com have posted an excellent example of …

TwittAround AR App for the iPhone 3GS
Thursday, 23 Jul, 2009 – 14:48 | No Comment
TwittAround AR App for the iPhone 3GS

TwittARound is an augmented reality Twitter viewer for the iPhone. With TwittARound you can use the phones camera to look around and see where and how near people are tweeting.

The whole idea of tweeting your …

Augmented Reality Face Recognition
Wednesday, 22 Jul, 2009 – 9:12 | No Comment
Augmented Reality Face Recognition

TAT have a rather nice augmented ID demo that is a mash up with face recognition. I believe this is only a concept right now (ie vapourware) but cool nether-the-less.

ReadWriteWeb have rather longer description of …

Augmented Reality Business Cards
Thursday, 16 Jul, 2009 – 17:51 | One Comment
Augmented Reality Business Cards

No blog from me for a while (again). I travelled out to San Francisco last week and have been suffering from lost bags and Man Flu. (story so far) Man Flu as you know is …

Nearest Tube – AR Application
Monday, 6 Jul, 2009 – 13:16 | No Comment
Nearest Tube – AR Application

Ah, back from vacation. 2 weeks of sitting in the sun, swimming in the sea and drinking cocktails. Only on holiday does the wife allow me to drink cocktails at 10am each morning.
Now the holiday …