#AR

Augmented Reality – coming soon to a contact lens near you

"For a good while now, the University of Washington has been working on technology that bring the movie predictions of a bionic eye a little closer to reality"

Augmented Reality and Public Art

"The Virtual Public Art Project is an Augmented Reality platform for the public display of digital works of art. VPAP is the first mobile AR outdoor art experience ever, and maximizes public reception of AR art through compatibility with both iPhone 3GS and Android phones!

Film Uses Audience's Smart Phones To Solve Mystery

""The Witness" works like a smartphone-centered fusion of a traditional thriller and an interactive ARG: German viewers applied to participate online, and the "winners" got to enter a real-life version of the movie in which they play a role, using their phones to watch snippets of the film that play out like a v

Location-Based Game Immerses San Francisco in Hell during GDC 2011

"Ogmento, a geo-social augmented reality gaming company, is adding a city-specific layer to its popular location-based game, Paranormal Activity: Sanctuary. Players in San Francisco will be able to participate in an actual good versus evil turf battle, with characters from the game recruiting players at the conference to join their side as either one of the Demonologists, or one of the Possessed.

LG Launches First Dual Core 1GHz Smartphone

"you've got both full 1080p TV-out via HDMI and video capture through an 8 megapixel primary camera"

http://www.engadget.com/2010/12/15/lg-optimus-2x-first-dual-core-smartph...

Image Mapping and Tracking for AR Apps

"Projects like Microsoft’s Photosynth illustrate the capacity of image databases to define 3D space. More recently, AR researchers have started to use image recognition/mapping metaphors to create fluid “glyph-free” applications. The team at the University of Graz’s Christian Doppler Laboratory have just posted some exciting new videos of their work in this field."

 

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Augmented Reality at MoMA

"On Saturday October 9th, the physical space inside the MoMA building in New York will host a virtual exhibition, based on Augmented Reality technology."

http://site.layar.com/company/blog/uninvited-diy-exhibition-at-moma-nyc/

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The Society for Collaborative Investigation into Futuristic Inventions

"The Society for Collaborative Investigation into Futuristic Inventions, with the support of Lockheed Martin, aims to reach into the imaginative realm of science fiction and pluck inspiration from the vast selection of futuristic technology found there. With fruit in hand, we look to create the world of tomorrow, today, by breathing life into these gizmos; taking them out of your imagination and placing them into your hand."

3D Stereo Interior Design with Augemented Reality Overlay

3DS+AR"The digital environments [...] take on the potential of augmented reality to both shape our household experiences in positive ways and commercialize the last bastions of privacy – our very walls, furniture, furnishings and fixtures."

http://dornob.com/3d-interior-design-meets-futuristic-mediated-reality-v... [via Dornob]

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