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Articles Archive for July 2011

Mobile Face Recognition Coming Soon?
Thursday, 28 Jul, 2011 – 16:01 | No Comment
Mobile Face Recognition Coming Soon?

I stuck my neck on the line at the beginning of the year and said that 2011 would be the year of face recognition. It’s nearly August and so far face recognition technology for mobile …

Zombie Room AR Android Game
Wednesday, 27 Jul, 2011 – 21:42 | One Comment
Zombie Room AR Android Game

I have always been a sucker for anything zombie related. Games, books, movies and anything else you can throw at me. When the guys over at No, You Shut Up Games contacted me to tell …

CamTranslator – AR Translation For Android
Wednesday, 27 Jul, 2011 – 20:03 | No Comment
CamTranslator – AR Translation For Android

There are a few demos that I like to show on those rare occasions when I get let loose in front of an audience to talk about augmented reality. One demo that I always like …

You Sexy Lynx
Tuesday, 12 Jul, 2011 – 20:43 | One Comment
You Sexy Lynx

It seems that the world over Lynx are renowned for their funny deodorant adverts containing some of the hottest honeys you’re likely to see on TV. Even in Brazil recently I watched the Brazilian equivalent …

Harry Potter and the augmented reality demo
Monday, 11 Jul, 2011 – 22:25 | 4 Comments
Harry Potter and the augmented reality demo

If you have ordered a copy of the Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows part 2 video game be sure to visit the EA Harry Potter site (http://harrypotter.ea.com/ar) once it arrives for an interactive AR …

There’s an AR app for that
Monday, 11 Jul, 2011 – 21:49 | No Comment
There’s an AR app for that

Every now and then I have a hunt to see what new augmented reality applications are around. From time to time I come across some strange ones, for instance the augmented reality pizza slicer application …

AR! Pirates
Monday, 11 Jul, 2011 – 20:37 | No Comment
AR! Pirates

If you have an iPhone and you’re looking for a little natural feature tracking gaming, or just want to earn a few office guru points, take a look at the new(ish) AR!  Pirates game from …

I’m back and the book is out
Monday, 11 Jul, 2011 – 19:58 | No Comment
I’m back and the book is out

It’s been awhile since my last blog. Finishing the Augmented Reality Browsers for Smartphones book took a lot out of me. For a while it was difficult to even look at a computer screen let …