Tag Archive for augmented reality

AR and VR Could Become the Next Big Platforms


by Angela Guess Dave Lloyd recently opined for ClickZ, “Every tech and media company is going to have to prepare for the possibility that VR and AR will become the next big platforms. In the past few months: Apple acquired Metaio, an AR startup. Google’s I/O conference highlighted Cardboard, a VR platform for mobile phones.…

Studio Ousia Envisions A World Of Semantic Augmented Reality

by Jennifer Zaino Ikuya Yamada, co-founder and CTO of Studio Ousia, the company behind Linkify – the technology to automatically extract certain keywords and add intelligent hyperlinks to them to accelerate mobile search – recently sat down with The Semantic Web Blog to discuss the company’s work, including its vision of Semantic AR (augmented reality).…

iSnap Brings News to Life in Thailand

Asina Pornwasin of The Nation reports, “In the second country to launch the iSnap multimedia augmented reality (AR) capability after Malaysia, Nation Multimedia Group’s three national newspapers – The Nation, Kom Chad Luek and Krungthep Turakij – will enable readers to watch video, scan through more photos and graphics, play games, and engage in social media communication as well as interactive advertising.”

Introducing Wikitude

recent article talks about a young company in the realm of augmented reality: Wikitude, a company that is “leading the charge on today’s Augmented Reality front.