Layar 5.0 Adds Discovery and Sharing Options to Popular AR Browser

Layar saw version 5.0 of their popular augmented reality (AR) browser hit the Android Market earlier this week, adding new features while also improving on the existing stuff. This latest release includes a streamlined user interface, improvements to social networking integration, and new ...

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Wikitude World Browser 6 for Android Goes Live

The real-time location-based augmented reality application sees another significant update. Download the free application and find out what's going on outside your door. Or down the street. Or five miles to the south. You get the point!

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Shoot Down Enemy Helicopters From Your Couch with Sky Siege

The next time you find yourself sitting at the doctor’s office with a few minutes to kill, why not break out your Nexus One and knock a few bomber planes out of the sky?  Sky Siege for Android is a fantastic looking new game that meshes augmented reality, virtual reality, and 3D gameplay ...

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Augmented Reality Evolved: Layar 3.5 Hits Android Market

Layar, the world’s leading mobile Augmented Reality Platform and browser, has just released version 3.5 of their Reality Browser into the Android Market. Starting today, the new version of the browser makes it even easier for users to search and discover the world around them. This release ...

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Tag, Create, and Share Your World with Tagwhat

Colorado-based Tagwhat has just launched their new augmented reality app/service/experience for Android. Using the free application, users can place digital tags anywhere and everywhere. Want to share a great deal on the patio furniture you just scored? Take a picture, tag it, and share it! ...

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Mobilizy Demos 3D Objects with 9/11 Memorial [VIDEO]

The two big guns in Augmented Reality apps for Android, Mobilizy (maker of Wikitude World Browser and other apps) and Layar have quite a little arms race going. Two weeks ago, Layar announced support for 3D objects.  This week, Mobilizy matched the feature, and demonstrates it with perhaps ...

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Mobilizy Proposes Open AR Markup Language

It’s been a big day for Augmented Reality news. On the heels of the announcement of Layar’s support for 3D objects, Mobilizy, maker of Wikitude World Browser, announced that it’s proposing an open Augmented Reality markup language (ARML). ARML would be based on KML and ...

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