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Explore With Spacecraft 3D
Thu, 20/09/12 – 19:41 | One Comment
Explore With Spacecraft 3D

When NASA makes an augmented reality application you know its probably going to be something special. And lucky for us, the application is indeed a thing of beauty.
Spacecraft 3D is an augmented reality application that …

browsAR The New Kid On The Block
Wed, 19/09/12 – 21:10 | 2 Comments
browsAR The New Kid On The Block

It seems like every day a new image recognition application hits either Android Play or the App Store. The latest app to muscle in on the action for both platforms is browsAR from gravityjack.
Like other …

October Augmented Reality Events
Wed, 19/09/12 – 20:10 | 3 Comments
October Augmented Reality Events

 
October is a busy month for augmented reality enthusiasts in Europe with several events on the Calendar. These are the last augmented reality events of the year. so whether you’re a developer, creative, brand, student, …

From King Of Beers To King Of AR
Tue, 18/09/12 – 19:52 | 2 Comments
From King Of Beers To King Of AR

If you haven’t stumbled across the Blippar application in either the App Store or Google Play, it’s time to take a look. Blippar is an augmented reality application aimed at bring print to life and …

Wikitude – Technology Spotlight
Sun, 16/09/12 – 15:47 | 3 Comments
Wikitude – Technology Spotlight

Wikitude, serial winners of the Augmented Planet’s Reader Choice Awards, the only AR awards voted for by you, real AR users, recently added natural feature tracking to their browser.
The natural feature tracking functionality now enables …

ARLab – Technology Spotlight
Sun, 16/09/12 – 14:12 | No Comment
ARLab – Technology Spotlight

If you are looking to build AR applications you are spoiled for choice when it comes to choosing a rich platform that will give you all the features you need.
To add to the mix of …

Augmented Planet Event – The Agenda
Sun, 16/09/12 – 12:26 | No Comment
Augmented Planet Event – The Agenda

This year’s Augmented Planet event, the event that showcases innovation in augmented reality is shaping up to be the biggest and best ever. With the agenda now published (see below), I have to admit, there …

Fitting Reality. Augmented Reality Shopping
Tue, 11/09/12 – 6:34 | No Comment
Fitting Reality. Augmented Reality Shopping

Augmented reality is the ultimate tryertising technology. From the comfort of your own home you can try the latest TV to see how it will look on your living room wall or try out the …

Augmented Reality for stargazers
Thu, 30/08/12 – 12:22 | No Comment
Augmented Reality for stargazers

There are several augmented reality applications available for iOS (and Android) that will help you pinpoint the location of starts, planets and satellites. But generally once you get past locating an object using the camera …

Augmented Reality London Event: Book Now
Mon, 20/08/12 – 14:33 | One Comment
Augmented Reality London Event: Book Now

We are busy working on the agenda for Augmented Planet 2012, the UK’s largest augmented reality conference.  AP2012 will take place on 30-31 October in London and if you are interested in augmented reality then …

Augmented Planet 2012 – The AR Developer Event
Sun, 22/07/12 – 10:25 | 4 Comments
Augmented Planet 2012 – The AR Developer Event

The UKs largest augmented reality conference is back!. Now in our 4th year, Augmented Planet 2012 is the UKs largest augmented reality conference dedicated to building augmented reality applications.
Augmented Planet 2012 will take place in …

Train A Corgi The Augmented Reality Way
Thu, 28/06/12 – 21:03 | No Comment
Train A Corgi The Augmented Reality Way

Corgi’s, the Queens pet of choice. If they are good enough for royalty then thanks to augmented reality you can have your own royal pet without the expense or the need for nigh time walkies
MyRoyalCorgi …

Augmented Reality For Property And Leisure
Wed, 27/06/12 – 20:28 | No Comment
Augmented Reality For Property And Leisure

While most companies dabbling with augmented reality and property go for a geo-location approach where users can discover nearby properties using their camera, ehouse are taking the natural feature tracking

Dude, Where’s My C-AR
Wed, 27/06/12 – 19:36 | No Comment
Dude, Where’s My C-AR

I have only ever lost my car once, it was after arriving in Las Vegas after a long international flight. After waiting in line for a hire car for the best part of an hour, …

Military Grade Augmented Reality Contact Lenses
Tue, 26/06/12 – 21:07 | One Comment
Military Grade Augmented Reality Contact Lenses

While the world is still get getting excited about augmented reality glasses, the US military have recognised that the human eye can’t focus on objects that are in the distance and objects that are up …

GlorAR Augmented Reality Tagging
Tue, 26/06/12 – 20:26 | No Comment
GlorAR Augmented Reality Tagging

While augmented reality browsers are numerous, dedicated augmented reality browsers that let you drop 3D models in cyberspace  are few and far between. The aptly named GlorAR is an iOS application that lets a user …

Augmented Reality Jewellery Store
Tue, 26/06/12 – 19:57 | One Comment
Augmented Reality Jewellery Store

From time to time we see companies extending their online ecommerce store to support augmented reality as the final push in creating product desirability. We have seen it with items such as clothing (Zugara’s Webcam …

Augmented Planet New Augmented Reality Community Forums
Mon, 25/06/12 – 19:37 | No Comment
Augmented Planet New Augmented Reality Community Forums

We are delighted to announce the launch of our brand new augmented reality forums to give you the opportunity  to have your say, discuss topical issues, tell the world about your AR application and generally …

Augmented Reality: Ninjas With Technology
Sat, 23/06/12 – 11:34 | No Comment
Augmented Reality: Ninjas With Technology

You might remember the earlier augmented reality street fighter fusion video we posted a few months back, if not take a look here: Since watching the original video I have been asking myself: is there  …

Augmented Reality Gaming With Lasers
Sat, 23/06/12 – 11:00 | No Comment
Augmented Reality Gaming With Lasers

Most mobile augmented reality games require you to stand in the middle of the room and use the camera on your mobile device to scan for hidden enemies. You know the type; kill the invading …

Layar Creator – Code Free Augmented Reality
Wed, 20/06/12 – 21:02 | No Comment
Layar Creator – Code Free Augmented Reality

When it comes to creating augmented reality experiences, thanks to numerous companies fighting to put augmented reality into the hands of the masses, AR is no long the domain of the developer. But with the …

Augmented Reality Glasses – Over Hyped?
Wed, 20/06/12 – 19:33 | 5 Comments
Augmented Reality Glasses – Over Hyped?

Last week I was at AR Summit in London running a panel session on augmented reality and the opportunities for developers. Of course no discussion on AR would be complete without touching on Googles AR …