Google is no a stranger to augmented reality by any means thanks to Project Tango, but that project might not have been the perfect match for the general consumer. Another project was inevitable, and today Google unveiled just that.
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Augmented reality is one of the best ways to expand an experience, and for museums, where information is key, it’s a perfect pairing.
Google has just announced that it will be bringing Tango, its AR-focused endeavor, to museums to help enrich the experience for visitors. Google will also be using what is called Lumin, which ... Read More »
Samsung Electronics Vice President Dr. Sung-Hoon Hong recently spoke at the Virtual Reality Summit that took place in California. During his time on stage, ... Read More »
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Back in June, Lenovo officially showcased the Phab 2 Pro to the world as the first Google Tango smartphone, and now the handset is available to buy.
Lenovo has opened orders for the Phab 2 Pro today, with shipments to start within five to seven business days after the order is place. The Phab ... Read More »
Today at Lenovo Tech World in San Francisco, Lenovo announced its new PHAB2 family of devices. This family includes the PHAB2, PHAB2 Plus and the highlight of them all, the PHAB 2 Pro, which is the world’s first smartphone to be powered by Google’s Tango technology. Let’s take a look at ... Read More »
In Google’s vision of the future, your phone is your guide to the physical world around you. Information should auto-populate your device based on where you are, and what you’re doing. Google Now is the perfect example of how this philosophy can be implemented to boost productivity, while Niantic Lab’s new Field Trip application shows ... Read More »
Normally I’m a big proponent of emerging advancements in the technology industry. I lust after the latest gadget out there, and welcome technological innovations that will better my everyday life. When Google first took the wraps off of Project Glass, the project that will soon make augmented reality glasses…umm, a reality, I was excited for ... Read More »
Google’s Project Glass is the team quietly working on Google’s augmented-reality glasses project, which will provide users with smartphone functionality without the smartphone. On it’s Google+ brand page, the Project Glass team has announced that the glasses are real, and have begun testing at Google HQ.
While it’ll still be months (or ... Read More »
Next week at CES we are sure to see some new Android smartphones, tablets, and TVs, but we also expect to see some awesome accessories. One company we definitely want to check out is Vuzix, who will be unveiling their SMART Glasses Technology. High prices and bulky designs have slowed the adoption of wearable displays ... Read More »
Thought that the HTC EVO 3D was going to take the stage this year? Well, LG might just be the one to bring a device that will be directly competing with Sprint’s highly anticipated EVO 3D. LG Electronics and Wikitude (Augmented Reality Pioneer) have just announced that the LG Optimus 3D (which ... Read More »