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Think Oculus Rift is Immersive? Try This Augmented Reality Experience

Think Oculus Rift is Immersive? Try This Augmented Reality Experience | Machinimania | Scoop.it

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Henrik Safegaard - Cloneartist's insight:

This project was created by artist Stan Douglas and the National Film Board of Canada's digital studio. And unlike 3D augmented reality gaming experiences — like the Oculus Rift, which was recently purchased by Facebook for $2 billion — it's a holodeck-like experience and your body is the joystick.

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The Digital Rocking Chair's curator insight, May 8, 2014 4:38 AM


Samantha Murphy Kelly:  "An exhibition at the Tribeca Film Festival transports you back to Vancouver in 1948, thanks to augmented reality technology."

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Augmented Reality Just Beginning to Change How We Interact With the Real World

Augmented Reality Just Beginning to Change How We Interact With the Real World | Machinimania | Scoop.it

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Henrik Safegaard - Cloneartist's insight:

Adding a social element to AR is another interesting development. For example, AR is being used by a start-up company in San Francisco called CrowdOptic that can recognize which direction a crowd of people have their phones pointing. They can then invite others using that app to see what all those phones are seeing. For example, at a NASCAR race, fans who can’t see the entire track could point their phones at a distant turn and get photos and videos gathered by others who are closer to the action.

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Jonathan Troper's curator insight, November 24, 2013 4:42 PM

Depending how much effort is involved,  augmented reality (AR) could be used for training delivery. What are some examples where AR makes some kinds of learning possible that were not so straightforward before? 

CIM Academy's curator insight, November 28, 2013 6:02 AM

Augmented reality is just starting to impact on the way we market and communicate with customers.

Fabienne Cocheteau's curator insight, January 23, 2014 6:28 AM

And it is just the beginning...

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