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Augmented Reality could be the geology classroom’s killer app

Enlarge /. Do you fancy a table meteor crater? Scott K. Johnson One of the main challenges in teaching geology is bringing the outside world into the class. Obviously, during a pandemic, the inability to get students to class safely doesn’t make it any easier. Fortunately, digital tools offer new ways to access the world no matter what room you …

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Facebook teases a vision of remote work with virtual and augmented reality

Facebook has long believed in the promise of virtual and augmented reality that goes far beyond entertainment, and we are now getting a clearer view of what this future could look like now that the current pandemic is changing the way businesses everywhere Think remote work. According to Andrew “Boz” Bosworth, Facebook’s director of AR and VR, the company is …

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iOS 13 file confirms that Apple is testing an augmented reality headset

Hints from the iOS 13 code have already pointed to the alleged AR headset from Apple, but now there is clearer evidence than ever before. Developer Steve Troughton-Smith explains to employees in a Readme file how to run the augmented reality apps on an iPhone without using the actual headset. 9to5Macs Guilherme Rambo showed how the beta versions of iOS …

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Why Do Brands Not Use Google's Augmented Reality Wrapper?

I'm surprised why so few brands use Google's new AR wrapper. It's a groundbreaking product that allows Apple's (.usdz) and Android (.glb) augmented reality models to be inserted into a web site via a single line of code. My team uses it for customers while we speak. But we feel like a lonely bastion. So I want to ignite the …

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Google Introduces Augmented Reality Testing Tools for YouTubers and Beauty Brands – Adweek

Google hopes to increase user engagement with advertisers on YouTube through interactive augmented reality features in videos. This week at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, Google is launching a new AR tool for creators to add a new feature. The level of interaction begins with the vertical alignment of the beauty brands and allows viewers to make-up Try …

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Epson's new augmented reality glasses can plug into your phone

Epson has become a new pair of augmented reality glasses on the market – and while they're not meant for everyday wear, they're probably more likely than their predecessors. The Moverio BT-30C glasses connect to Android smartphone or Windows PC over USB-C, unlike Epson Moverio products, which plugged into a custom Android controller box. They cost $ 499, and they'll …

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Augmented Reality Google Maps comes and tests privately

If you remember, Google showed an augmented reality version of Google Maps in May 2018 during Google I / O Keynote 2018. The feature was described as "what if" experiment and "what [augmented reality] could look like in Google Maps" – no fixed release date was given. At the weekend the Wall Street Journal was able to try out a …

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