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Hello Kitty Steps Into the Augmented Reality (AR) Gaming World
Sanrio GmbH, subsidiary of Sanrio Co. Ltd. and the Swedish game studio Bublar Group AB (publ) have signed a license agreement to develop a cutting edge real-world Augmented Reality (AR) mobile game around Hello Kitty and Sanrio's characters, including the popular Little...
AR Maps may be Coming to Apple iOS 12, Hiring Data Suggest
Apple is big news these days. Just last week the company announced the takeover of Akonia, a startup renowned for its AR lenses expertise. Another indicator has now surfaced that Apple’s focus on Augmented Reality...
Apple Acquires a Big-time AR Glasses Development Company
Apple is now officially joining the AR race. The Silicon Valley giant has finalized the acquisition of Akonia Holographics, a promising Augmented Reality lenses startup. This is a clear signal that Apple is working on...
Jaunt Continues to Expand Jaunt XR Platform With Augmented Reality R&D Efforts
Award-winning XR company announces new storytelling technology to bring scalable AR production and distribution capabilities to brands and publishers across the globe Today, Jaunt Inc., the global partner of choice for producing and distributing immersive XR content, announced...
Epson’s Moverio Pilots the First AR Drone App
Epson’s Moverio platform is moving the AR boundaries once more. As revealed today, the company has confirmed the new Drone Soar app for its line of smart eyewears. Designed specifically for DJI drones, the new...
Augmented Reality Ads Make Their Way to Your Social Media
Everything nowadays runs through or is dependent on the Internet, while the Web itself depends largely on ads. Like them or not, they are the engine powering the vast digital megastructure. Therefore it is only...
Facebook Messenger Gets AR Games Feature in Video Chats
With the growing craze of AR games in the market, everyone just looks for more and more ways to include themselves in any new version of the technology hitting the market. Facebook, which is among one...
Apple Readying AR Glasses To Launch In 2020
Luxury watches have always been the part of the talk in the market as their craze never ends. One of the renowned names that have been introducing great watches (smart watches) every now and then...
Metastage Become The First US Partner for Microsoft’s Mixed Reality Capture Studios
Metastage, offering services such as augmented reality, production for virtual reality, high-quality mixed-reality (MR) capture and holographic etc has been recently reported to be the first ever partner of Microsoft's Mixed Reality Studios from the US. The...
L'Oréal Partners With Facebook To Create AR Makeup Experiences
Last week on 9th August 2018, L’Oréal's ModiFace made an announcement regarding its partnership with the social media giant 'Facebook' to offer new services based on augmented reality through Facebook camera products. The long-term collaboration is...