Apple Acquires Augmented Reality Company Metaio

Apple has acquired Metaio, a bootstrapped augmented reality startup that launched way back in 2003 as an offshoot of a project at Volkswagon. The company’s.. Source: Apple Acquires Augmented Reality Company Metaio Share This:

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Augmented-reality company Metaio has mysteriously stopped selling its services | VentureBeat | Business | by Jordan Novet

Metaio, a company that crated software for building augmented reality applications, has stopped selling its products, according to a message posted prominently on different pages of the company’s website. Source: Augmented-reality company Metaio has mysteriously stopped selling its services | VentureBeat | Business | by Jordan Novet Share This:

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BMW’s ‘Mini’ to unveil augmented reality driving goggles in China – Apr. 10, 2015

‘Mini, BMW’s Britain-based small-car subsidiary, will unveil a fun new concept at the Shanghai Motor Show later this month. But it’s not a new car. It’s, basically, a cooler version of Google Goggles.’ And how cool do these look! They’ve got to be the coolest looking digital-eyewear so far! BMW's 'Mini' to unveil augmented reality […]

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Magic Leap sheds light on its retina-based augmented-reality 3D displays | GamesBeat | Games | by Dean Takahashi

If this is true, and not just a marketing ploy, this could be absolutely amazazing – but then we must wait to see what the ‘projector’ looks like and how still one will have to sit for it find your retinas. I’m yet to be convinced, but they could be on to something! Magic Leap […]

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Zuckerberg’s 3 predictions for what social networks will look like in 10 years | VentureBeat

The short description is three major trends: 1). There will be (a lot) more people on the Internet. 2). We’ll be more likely to message people through photos or SMS than the old web interface. 3). The future of computing is augmented reality: distraction-free, heads-up communication. Zuckerberg's 3 predictions for what social networks will look […]

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HP Delivers AR Assisted Maintenance

HP commissioned Media Grand to develop their AR assisted product maintenance application for use with Epson Moverio BT-200 smart-glasses.

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Secretive Military Tech Company Announces Augmented Reality Glasses For Consumers

For the past six years, low-key Osterhout Design Group has been building heavy duty smart glasses for the military. But after seeing the kind attention heaped onto gadgets like Google Glass, the small San Francisco-based company is looking towards the consumer market and thinks it has something better to offer the world. For less than $1,000, […]

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