augmented reality (AR)

Apple snaps-up AR lenses startup
augmented reality (AR)

Apple snaps-up AR lenses startup

The company's patents could be used in apple's first AR product launching next year
31 Aug 2018
Toshiba smart glasses aim to aid warehouse staff
augmented reality (AR)

Toshiba smart glasses aim to aid warehouse staff

“Pick-by-vision” assisted reality could improve workflow in industrial environments
11 Jul 2018
HTC Vive Pro hands-on review: Ready, player one?
Hardware

HTC Vive Pro hands-on review: Ready, player one?

HTC’s bleeding-edge VR headset demands a high cost for entry
10 Apr 2018
Google sinks $14.5m into shared-AR startup Blue Vision Labs
augmented reality (AR)

Google sinks $14.5m into shared-AR startup Blue Vision Labs

The money will help the startup create group Pokemon Go-style experiences
19 Mar 2018
Intel 'selling majority stake in AR glasses business'
augmented reality (AR)

Intel 'selling majority stake in AR glasses business'

The company is looking for additional investment ahead of new product launch
2 Feb 2018
AFC Bournemouth builds AI chatbot to interact with fans
customer experience (CX)

AFC Bournemouth builds AI chatbot to interact with fans

CherryBot interacts with supporters depending on how they're feeling
4 Jan 2018
Twilio Programmable Video combines video with AR
cloud computing

Twilio Programmable Video combines video with AR

The real-time streaming platform paves the way for multi-user AR experiences
27 Oct 2017
Google augments Android with ARCore
Android
Mobile

Google augments Android with ARCore

ARCore brings augmented reality to 100 million Androids, following Apple's ARKit lead
30 Aug 2017
How Dell sees its role in the future of VR
Hardware

How Dell sees its role in the future of VR

Dell is committed to becoming a leader in commercial VR, and this is how it’s going to do it
11 Aug 2017
AR and VR set to hit new heights in 2017
Business strategy

AR and VR set to hit new heights in 2017

IDC has predicted triple-digit growth for the technology in the next six months
2 Jun 2017
Facebook bets on AR & VR tech for future growth
Business strategy

Facebook bets on AR & VR tech for future growth

The company has launched tools for new Snapchat-style filters
19 Apr 2017
Spending on VR and AR to double this year
Mobile

Spending on VR and AR to double this year

AR spending is set to surge ahead after 2018 as it finds its place within industry
28 Feb 2017
Microsoft HoloLens hands-on: Is it enterprise-ready?
Mobile

Microsoft HoloLens hands-on: Is it enterprise-ready?

Microsoft serves up a slice of the future
10 Feb 2017
VR architect job searches increase as interest peaks
Virtual reality
Business strategy

VR architect job searches increase as interest peaks

Growing number of VR devices and games have inspired developers to expand their skillset
11 Aug 2016
Snapchat 'hires VR designer' to work on augmented reality
business apps

Snapchat 'hires VR designer' to work on augmented reality

Social media firm also adds a new Snapchat Memories feature
7 Jul 2016
Apple acquires augmented reality start-up Metaio
Business strategy

Apple acquires augmented reality start-up Metaio

Apple has bought Metaio, an augmented reality start-up first launched by Volkswagen in 2003
29 May 2015
Inside the HoloLens
Mobile

Inside the HoloLens

Hands (and eyes) on with Microsoft’s 3D augmented reality headset
27 Apr 2015
Tesco takes advantage of augmented reality app
Business strategy

Tesco takes advantage of augmented reality app

Tesco has teamed up with IBM to use an augmented reality mobile app to add product placement.
28 Feb 2014
Google Glass: 10 use cases for wearable technology
Mobile

Google Glass: 10 use cases for wearable technology

As Virgin Atlantic and the NYPD trial Google Glass, we look at the other potential business uses...
11 Feb 2014
IBM testing augmented reality shopping app
IBM augmented reality
Mobile

IBM testing augmented reality shopping app

Big Blue wants to help customers with their weekly shop and boost sales for retailers.
2 Jul 2012
Counter terrorism to fuel use of augmented reality
Augmented reality
Mobile

Counter terrorism to fuel use of augmented reality

Enterprise-level mobile AR adoption is predicted to top £180 million by 2015.
11 May 2011
IDF 2010: A glimpse at Intel's R&D efforts
IDF 2010 logo
public sector

IDF 2010: A glimpse at Intel's R&D efforts

The day before Intel's annual developer conference kicks off, the company gave us a sneak peak on what it is working on.
13 Sep 2010
SAP working on augmented reality for business
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public sector

SAP working on augmented reality for business

SAP is working on an augmented reality product to bring to market later this year.
8 Jul 2010