Using AR in an Airport If you travel a lot by airplane you know that there are some airports which are huge. Airports, where it is very hard to find the correct gate. Your name has already been called for the last time so every minute counts.
In three words, how does the future in the eyes of Facebook look like? 1. Augmented Reality2. Virtual Reality3. Communities
The hidden dangers of VR and AR technology Many people feel lonely. They are desperately wanting an honest partner. They wish they would have friends with whom they could great moments.
Ray Kurzweil is one of the best-known futurists. In 2006 he published his book “The Singularity is Near”. In this book, he predicted the Singularity to 2045. Singularity is the point in time when artificial intelligence becomes smarter than our natural intelligence. Many of his last predictions turned out to be true, as Peter Diamonds […]
Already a few years have passed since the first car manufacturers included head-up displays in cars to their cars. Small displays are projecting information of the car onto the windscreen. This is very helpful as you don’t have to look down on your speedometer. You are completely concentrated on the street. I always love when […]
Today all major tech companies are investing and betting heavily on augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR). Some bet more on AR, other prioritize VR. Which companies joined the game so far? Is there still some room for new disrupting players?
You are watching a movie or you are in a bar and you don’t know the name of a song? Just ‘Shazam It!’. Shazam is very likely an app you already know. It is a very helpful app which listens for a few seconds to an unknown song and it will then give you the […]
Just recently I wrote how Tim Cook, who is the CEO of Apple Inc., praised augmented reality technology. He said: “I think AR is that big, it’s huge.” In an interview, he publicly expressed his love to the new upcoming technology of AR. The question is whether he only loves the technology or if he […]
Yesterday I met with Abdul, my co-founder at Advimu. He showed me the progress of his current research and development in the area of augmented reality and brain-computer interface.
How Augmented Reality will shift the Internet from Screens to Reality The internet partly became our reality. It does not really matter where you go or where you look: restaurants, cafés, nightclubs, concerts, business meetings, or classrooms. Everywhere you look you will see people with a smartphone in their hand.