Global Virtual Reality market is expected to become 15 times bigger by the end of 2020 compared to 2016, reaching $3.7B. Now it is driven by hardware advancements, but industry landscape will soon change in favor of software, thanks to the proliferation of technology.
Augmented Reality development toolkits. Layar SDK is an AR SDK for iOS and Android apps. Vuforia Augmented Reality SDK, formerly known as QCAR, is a Software Development Kit for creating AR applications for mobile devices. Popular AR SDK: ARKit, Google Tango, Vuforia, EasyAR, Wikitude, ARToolKit, Kudan, Maxst, Xzimg, NyARToolkit.
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Superhear with Augmented Reality from Facebook. Magic or Reality?
The company presented augmented reality (AR) glasses, with which the visual reality around you will be “supplemented” with digital objects. What if real sounds complement realistic items? Without exaggeration, Facebook announced that work is now underway on technology that can be compared to magic. On Thursday, the company’s blog posted a quick overview of what the...
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TOP Augmented Reality App Ideas
At first glance it seems like AR app is useless nowadays. You need a lot of hardware in order for AR glasses to work: a battery, camera, processing power, memory, and preferably additional sensors. That’s why they are so bulky now. Just look at Microsoft Hololens. Obviously, such technology doesn’t fit consumer market needs. So...
How to Use Augmented Reality in Logistics
Five leading logistics companies in U.S. has generated about 15 billion U.S. dollars in Net Revenue in North America. As the e-commerce market rises each of companies is looking for new ways to cut expenses and get a chunk of this billion-dollar pie.
New Trends in Mobile Development
If I ask you what you always take with you and use the most of the time during your day, the answer would be – mobile phone. No wonder we are so attached to our phones, because nowadays we have applications for everything – ordering food, online shopping, learning new skills, booking tickets and apartments,...
The True Power of Augmented Reality Software
When it comes to Augmented Reality the first thing that pops up in your mind is Pokemon Go, the chartbreaker that hit Apple’s and Android’s app stores last summer. But if you dive deeper you may realize that AR is still an underestimated futuristic tech.
The Best Tools to Build AR App
Augmented Reality is probably the biggest trend of this decade. Everyone remembers that moment when Pokemon Go was released and the number of its users skyrocketed in no time. This game started a new epoch when more and more AR apps began appearing on the market. However, if previously AR was associated with games only,...
How to Use AR in Construction and Architecture: In-Depth Guide
As you start to look at Virtual and Augmented Reality and its applications in construction you may find that jumping first feets may be pretty expensive and tough. That’s why the first thing to do is architecting the vision of it. How would you like to use it in particular?
UI and Design
How to Make UI/UX for AR Navigation App
Augmented Reality driving may soon be a reality. AR technology will allow drivers see the route to the destination as they directly on the road. It can also pinpoint buildings and other landmarks. At least this is what AR navigation promises to be.
How to Use AR Training Apps in Industrial, Health & Learning Domains
Let’s say you hire a new specialist or a group of specialists. Definitely, you’ll need to conduct orientation or a sort of walk through the construction site. Who’ll hold a tour for your newbies? Usually, managers are forced to pluck from the production one of their best man in order to lead orientation and answer...