augmented reality

Use Google And A Smartphone To Bring 3D Animals Into Your Living Room

Use Google And A Smartphone To Bring 3D Animals Into Your Living Room

If you—or your kids—have ever wondered how big a wolf, a shark or a tiger really is out in the wild, Google has a way to bring their 3D animated image right into your home. All you need is a little curiosity, a browser and an ARCore or ARKit-ready iPhone…

Google Maps’ New AR Walking Directions Are Pretty Cool

Google Maps’ New AR Walking Directions Are Pretty Cool

I didn’t expect Google to go soaring out of the gate soon soon after the company teased its augmented reality ambitions for Google Maps at yesterday’s I/O 2019 keynote, but here we go. Starting today, an unknown number of Android aficionados are getting access to an early preview of Google’s…

iOS AR Measuring App Vs. Android: Which Is More Accurate?

iOS AR Measuring App Vs. Android: Which Is More Accurate?

iOS/Android: The second everyone started talking about this crazy new smartphone feature called “augmented reality”, I thought two things: Most AR apps and games are going to be gimmicky and I sure hope someone makes a great measuring app, because I keep misplacing my tape measure.