Tag: <span>AR</span>

Tag: AR

Is it a game? Is it a book? With online interactive fiction, the answer is: YES

Listen to the story {Play} Interactive fiction has been around for decades, but the internet is providing novel ways to tell stories where readers shape the outcome. For IRL, Shanti Mathias investigates how creatives in Aotearoa are exploring the format. You have a choice. You are guiding Māia, a warrior, …

AR next transformative technology

Listen to the story {Play} In simple words, AR occurs in the real world with an additional layer of virtual things or content. Augmented reality can be used in multiple ways. These include smartphone cameras to perceive and view filters and AR glasses that combine computer visuals with natural settings. …

The Next Advance In Augmented Reality Will Put Powerful Tools In Consumers’ Hands

Listen to the story {Play} AR has arrived, in fits and starts. Ikea has an app that lets you see, on your phone, what a piece of furniture would look like in your home. Splunk has an app that helps field workers repair industrial systems, accessing performance metrics and repair …

Augmented reality system let you play hands-on with virtual objects

A new augmented reality system called Portal-ble developed by Brown University places virtual objects in the hands of the user by using a smartphone. The source code is now available for Android and the iPhone version is on the way. Jeff Huang, an assistant professor of computer science at Brown …

AR and VR added to doctoral student’s skills development

The University of Rochester is launching a new initiative to apply augmented and virtual reality to doctoral education. Where the focus is directed on health, education, product design, remote communication, entertainment, and other fields. 62 doctoral students are to be trained in the skills needed to advance AR/VR technologies. With …

On what Millennials think of 5G and transformation of education

Millennials, the generation born between the 1980s to the beginning of the 21st Century, are more demanding than other generations when it comes to mobile- and internet technology, Ericsson Mobility Report 2017 shows. As this generation does not know a world without ICT they are now taking the lead towards …