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.Â Â This week, Mobilizy matched the feature, and demonstrates it …
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 …
San Francisco-based GeoVector has announced the launch of their directional search and pointing app for Android handsets.Â Â Available today in the Android Market, World Surfer allows for users to simply point their phone towards a place that interests them and learn more about it.Â One …
I’m a big fan of Augmented Reality (AR) apps for Android.Â While some might see them as the current fad in mobile apps, I view the concept as just a stepping stone.Â Anytime I get a chance to try out a new AR title, I’m …
Mobilizy is showing off an early look at their augmented reality navigation system called Wikitude Drive. Billed as the first fully functional mobile AR navigation system for Android, it was created out of curiosity. Members of the team wanted to see if it was feasible …
Want to augment your reality? Use WIKITUDE, your Android device, and your programming skills to document and annotate the world around you. Learn more in this second post of a two-part Enabling the Ecosystem interview, in today’s episode of Building ‘Droids!
Want to augment your reality? Use WIKITUDE, your Android device, and your programming skills to document and annotate the world around you. Learn more in this first post of a two-part Enabling the Ecosystem interview, in today’s episode of Building ‘Droids!
One of original winning apps of the initial Android Developers Challenge, Wikitude is rightfully the first name we think of when it comes to Augmented Reality.Â The team behind the app, Mobilizy GmbH, recently announced enhancements to their award winning mobile AR platform with a …
IBM has unveiled an Android application designed to change the way tennis fans keep up to date with all the action going down at Wimbledon 2009.Â The app called Seer features location-aware visualization built for the T-Mobile G1.Â Using augmented reality, Seer works as a …
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