Tag: <span>augmented reality</span>

Tag: augmented reality

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

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 information. And somewhere, right now, …

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 …