Augmented Reality News

Augmented Reality (AR) News

In the quest to track a spectrum of unspoken mental and emotional states, Looxid Labs is transforming the face of neuro-analytics. The groundbreaking emotion AI solution has just raised $4 million in Series A funding....
Huawei is Working on Augmented Reality (AR) Smart Glasses, says CEO”
Leaking hints on potential AR Glasses has become something of a trend. Apple is still the favorite with the eager crowd, while Facebook’s plans are also under watchful eye. The latest in the procession is...
Enter Pizza Chef: Domino Delivers First Ever Real AR Pizza Creator/Ordering Service
AR Pizza game may be rolling, but Domino has a better idea: why not make your own pizza in augmented reality, and have it delivered to your house? That’s right, enter the New Pizza Chef...
The new Wreck-It Ralph film Ralph Breaks the Internet hasn’t hit theaters yet (Nov. 21st!) and it already has an AR game! Moviegoers and fans of the film that can’t wait that long to play...
Facebook Reshuffles its Corporate Structure to Boost Oculus Development Plans
In light of the recent Facebook AR glasses interview confirmation, today we get new insight on Facebook’s inner workings. The company has decided to reorganize its human resources for a more effective, technology-lead research. Rather...
Walmart Rolls Out The new Augmented Reality Price Scanner
The brick-and-mortar reality of Walmart stores means they have to compete with the likes of Amazon on different playing fields. Walmart is therefore among the first retailers to embrace newest technology to the fullest. The...
Telecom Giant Verizon Claims 5G Will Be Game Changer for Reality Technologies
We can excuse the overblown headset company demos. These are useful in showcasing technology potential and generating interest (read money). But if the demos are this promising, they better be real. Verizon collaborated with other...
Travelocity’s Roaming Gnome appears in commercials on sandy beaches and in rough terrain. The digital travel agency’s new Augmented Reality app adds new details to photos taken all over the world. Get your camera ready,...
Resolution Games has just received $7.5 million in a series B investment round that will go toward AR and VR game creation. The Scandinavian game studio is funded by MizMaa Ventures, GP Bullhound, and Fly...
First Augmented Reality System for Microsoft HoloLens Cleared by FDA for Surgical Use
It is clear that VR and AR will ultimately be an irreplaceable tool in medicine. That does not mean we shouldn’t celebrate every move forward, especially a big one. Such a stride is coming out...