MOBILE APPS / AR

Google’s Tilt Brush comes to the Oculus Rift for VR artists

Google’s Tilt Brush comes to the Oculus Rift for VR artists

Many months before Oculus’ Medium and Quill apps captured the imagination of traditional artists, Google’s Tilt Brush was leading the way for HTC Vive users to bring illustration to life in virtual reality. Now the same amazing VR pallet once exclusive to the HTC Vive has arrived for the Oculus Rift community via the Oculus […]

Four Ways Augmented Reality Could Change The Music Industry

Four Ways Augmented Reality Could Change The Music Industry

In 2016, streaming was positioned as music’s savior. For the first time in almost two decades, the industry saw a growth in revenue thanks to services like Apple Music and Spotify. Yes, streaming has made music more accessible than ever, but if we are truly going to “save” the industry, we need to offer listeners […]

Virtual Reality in Manufacturing

Virtual Reality in Manufacturing

Virtual Reality is a combination of the definitions for both ‘virtual’ and ‘reality’. The definition of “Virtual” is near and “Reality” is what we are subjected to as human beings. Therefore, the term “Virtual Reality” means “near-reality”. Basically, a virtual environment is created, and users are able to connect and interact with that environment as […]

New augmented reality visualization app Dotty has launched in the app store

New augmented reality visualization app Dotty has launched in the app store

As augmented reality continues its march into the workplace, new tools are emerging to integrate collaboration and visualization tools into virtual and augmented reality. One application, which recently launched on both iOS and Android, is DOTTY, which provides three-dimensional visualization tools for augmented reality viewers. Recently accepted into the Plug and Play [Internet of Things] […]

The Next Generation Of iPhone Will Support Augmented Reality

The Next Generation Of iPhone Will Support Augmented Reality

Since the early days of e-commerce, one of the major challenges has been recreating the ‘touch and feel’ experience in the online world. We have come a long way from selling hard goods like books and electronics online, to soft goods like apparel and accessories. Yet, it feels like we are not there yet, but […]

Augmented reality lets cars communicate to reduce road rage

Augmented reality lets cars communicate to reduce road rage

You’re driving along and someone cuts you up. You go to honk your horn or make an aggressive hand gesture, when a virtual note flashes up on your windscreen: “Rushing to the hospital”. Your anger dissipates and you feel empathy instead. Chao Wang and his colleagues at Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands have […]

This app helps the blind “see” by identifying objects around them

This app helps the blind “see” by identifying objects around them