Tag: Augmented Reality

Apple Partners with AR Startup to Bring Reliable Indoor Maps to Third Party Apps

Apple has partnered with AR startup to bring improved indoor maps to all of its devices via Apple Maps. The companies are working together to enable AR maps to exist in places other than Apple Maps, such as inside individual apps and on the web. Dent Reality, an AR (Augmented Reality) has announced earlier today […]

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Apple Arcade’s Latest Addition ‘Secret Oops!’ Is an Augmented Reality Party Game

Apple Arcade’s latest addition, Secret Oops! seems to be much more than a typical game. Secret Oops! is an AR party game and is available for iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, and Mac. The storyline for Secret Oops! is interesting and quirky in some sense. S.P.Y special agency assigns Special Agent Charles to investigate when multiple […]

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Apple thinks glasses will replace smartphones: What it means for you

Apple is planning to launch its first augmented reality (AR) product sometime in 2022. According to a report from The Information, citing sources attending an internal Apple presentation, Cupertino wants to release an augmented reality headset in 2022 and a pair of AR glasses by 2023. These “Apple Glasses” have popped up in previous rumors […]

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Samsung design patent could give us a glimpse of its future AR headset

Kipris Samsung is one of the largest companies in the world. It manufactures anything from smartphones, wireless earbuds, and smartwatches to home appliances, laptops, and tablets. Though the company has dabbled in virtual reality, one thing the company hasn’t released yet is purely augmented reality equipment. According to a recently published design patent, that might […]

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Minecraft Earth early access launches in select countries, more coming soon

For months now, gamers and tech enthusiasts alike have been patiently awaiting the launch of Minecraft’s new augmented reality game — Minecraft Earth. Well, fans of the franchise need not wait much longer as the game just recently began rolling out in early access…in New Zealand and Iceland. But fret not! The team behind the […]

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Apple Confirms Visual Effects Firm iKinema Acquisition

Apple has confirmed that it has acquired a visual effects company called iKinema. The U.K based visual effects company has served clients like Disney, Tencent, and Fox in the past. In all likelihood, Apple will make use of iKinema to further polish its AR features. iKinema specializes in creating software that offers full-body motion capture. […]

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Apple’s Reality Composer Augmented Reality App Available for iPhone and iPad

Apple has released Reality Composer AR utility app for the iPhone and iPad. The app was announced at the WWDC in June this year and is now available for iOS 13 users. Reality Composer AR app can be downloaded for free from the App Store(Apple Developer sign-in required). Reality Composer is aimed at helping anyone […]

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