Articles about Augmented Reality
18 Nov 2021
Zuckerberg shows Meta gloves that help wearer feel virtual objects
In a new video, Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg can be seen feeling objects with a technology being developed so the sense of touch can be incorporated into the metaverse.
31 Oct 2021
Meta acquires makers of virtual reality fitness app 'Supernatural'
Facebook Meta recently acquired Supernatural—one of the first fitness-centric subscription-based apps to become available on the Oculus Quest.
31 Oct 2021
First image of Meta's rumored smartwatch spotted in the wild
Meta Platforms Inc. (formerly Facebook) is rumored to be developing a smartwatch to potentially rival the likes of the Apple Watch.
18 Oct 2021
Here's how Facebook is proceeding to build its metaverse
Despite a whistleblower and a worldwide service outage, Facebook continues its headlong dive into the metaverse and the journey of building it.
10 Sep 2021
Ray-Ban Stories: Much-awaited smart glasses from Facebook, EssilorLuxottica are here!
Facebook—in collaboration with Ray-Ban's parent company and global eyewear major EssilorLuxottica—has finally unveiled its long-awaited smart glasses, called the Ray-Ban Stories.
09 Sep 2021
Ray-Ban teases launch date of Facebook's smart glasses
Rumors about Facebook's smart glasses have been afloat since January. We finally have reason to believe the rumors are true and Facebook is indeed developing smart glasses, although the AR capability remains questionable.
02 Apr 2021
Microsoft signs $21.8 billion deal with the US Army
Microsoft has received a contract worth $21.8 billion from the Department of Defense (DoD) to supply the US Army with 120,000 augmented reality headsets, the Pentagon recently announced.
24 Mar 2021
Facebook demonstrates new wrist-worn prototype for interacting with AR systems
In a recent blog post, Facebook announced that it is developing a wearable which will act as a new medium for interaction with Augmented Reality (AR) computers.
04 Mar 2021
Microsoft demonstrates Mesh mixed reality platform for virtual collaboration
During the virtual Ignite conference on Tuesday, Microsoft demonstrated the Mesh mixed reality platform, which enables remote collaboration using the HoloLens 2 headset.
23 Feb 2021
Leaked concept videos showcase Samsung's first AR smart glasses
Samsung's latest foray into augmented reality-capable eyewear dubbed Samsung Glasses Lite appears to be the culmination of development efforts dating back to 2019.
14 Jan 2021
2021 Tata Safari SUV revealed in India; production underway
Ahead of its launch in India later this month, Tata Motors has revealed the 2021 Safari SUV. The production of the car is underway at the company's Pune factory.
09 Jan 2021
Facebook's smart glasses coming in 2021, but without Augmented Reality
Facebook's much-vaunted smart glasses will be launching soon. The glasses are coming "sooner than later" in 2021, but without the graphical overlays promised through Augmented Reality (AR) technology.
09 Oct 2020
Soon, US Army dogs could be wearing AR glasses
US Army dogs could soon be seen wearing AR glasses on the field.
17 Sep 2020
Facebook debuts 'Infinite Office': Sneak-peek into futuristic offices (Buzzword: VR)
Yesterday, Facebook held its Connect AR, VR conference, and made a ton of announcements.
12 Aug 2020
Now, Google will help you with Math problems: Here's how
In the wake of COVID-19, millions of kids have been asked to switch to the routine of online 'virtual' classes and studying from home.
01 Jul 2020
Google gets serious about AR again, acquires "smart-glasses" company North
Following the footsteps of players like Apple, Microsoft, and Facebook, internet giant Google is also joining the bandwagon of Augmented Reality or AR.
13 May 2020
Online bookings for Audi A6, A8L, Q8 begin in India
Audi has started accepting online bookings for the A6 and A8L sedans as well as the flagship Q8 SUV in India.
08 May 2020
Lamborghini unveils Huracan EVO RWD Spyder using Augmented Reality
Lamborghini has unveiled the rear-wheel-drive (RWD) Spyder variant of its Huracan EVO on its official website using augmented reality (AR). The move makes Lamborghini the world's first automaker to use AR to showcase a car.
16 Mar 2020
Google testing more prominent 'Live View' AR directions for Maps
Over the last two years, Google has been developing and testing augmented reality-based 'Live View' directions to help walkers navigate easily using Maps.
03 Mar 2020
Apple iPad Pro 2020: What we know so far
Apple is gearing up to launch a host of new hardware including a low-cost iPhone 9 (aka iPhone SE 2), location-tagging AirTags, a pair of over-ear headphones, and refreshed MacBooks.
13 Feb 2020
Top 5 must-have home decorating apps
There's nothing easy about decorating or renovating your personal space.
18 Jan 2020
Smart contact lenses are coming. But, what are they?
As market-ready AR glasses continue to evolve, a new kind of device appears to be mushrooming on the block - smart contact lenses.
16 Nov 2019
LEGO's AR-powered Hidden Side Sets look amazing: Details here
In this digital era, the LEGO group is looking to create a completely new experience for kids.
10 Oct 2019
Apple's AR headset likely to launch early next year
Despite offering some super-cool augmented reality features on the iPhones, Apple hasn't introduced its own AR hardware.
05 Oct 2019
Now, you can try lipsticks, sunglasses on Instagram: Here's how
We all know Instagram has been introducing features to let users buy products appearing in photos/videos uploaded on the platform.
04 Oct 2019
Apple likely to release cheaper iPhone next year: Details here
After launching fancy new iPhones and cutting the prices of older ones, Apple might be gearing up to add a cheaper new member into its smartphone range.
18 Sep 2019
Apparently, Facebook is developing AR glasses with Ray-Ban's owner
After developing a bunch of Oculus-branded VR headsets, Facebook is shifting gears into the arena of augmented reality (AR).
03 Sep 2019
Apple's AR glasses likely in testing phase, iOS 13 hints
On September 10, Apple will unveil the next generation of iPhones and Apple Watch at an event at the Steve Jobs Theater.
19 Aug 2019
#TechBytes: How to use Snapchat filters and lenses
With a humongous set of features, Snapchat dominates as one of the most entertaining photo-sharing apps on the internet.
13 Aug 2019
Apple's upcoming iPad Pro could sport iPhone 11-like rear cameras
Apple's iPads are surely one of the best tablets out there. However, with a single camera, they aren't really made for taking photos or recording videos. But things are set to change soon.
09 Aug 2019
Now, you can use augmented reality directions in Google Maps
After keeping users hanging for months, Google is finally making AR-based navigation available in Maps for Android and iOS.
16 Jul 2019
Samsung is working on foldable AR smart glasses, suggests patent
Samsung is developing new AR glasses to take on the likes of Google Glass and Amazon-backed North Focals, as it looks to venture into this lesser-explored category of wearables.
03 Jun 2019
How to produce life-sized 3D animal avatars via Google search
In a bid to make information look-up even more engaging, Google is leveraging the power of augmented reality.
31 May 2019
Soon, you could try lipsticks on YouTube: Here's how
Today, YouTube makes an ideal place to learn about beauty products.
06 May 2019
US Military soldiers could wear smart contact lenses on battlefield
Last month, a group of French researchers developed a revolutionary connected lens to augment human visual capabilities in more ways than one could imagine.
16 Mar 2019
Now, use Google Maps' AR-based directions to find your way
In a major move, Google has started testing AR-based directions in Maps, its wildly famous navigational tool.
03 Mar 2019
Apple is building products that will blow you away: Cook
Soon, you may get some amazing products from the house of Apple.
10 Jan 2019
#CES2019: Whirlpool unveils AR-backed oven to help you with cooking
This year at CES, leading kitchen appliance maker Whirlpool has unveiled a 'smart' avatar of ovens.
04 Dec 2018
Google's new tool turns your phone into an art gallery
Google wants to employ augmented reality for recreating the magic of visiting an actual real-world art gallery.
01 Dec 2018
Soon, US soldiers will use Microsoft HoloLens on battlefield
Soon, US Military soldiers will use Microsoft's HoloLens headsets on the battlefield.