Tag Archives: metaio

Metaio’s Augmented Reality Worker Support

TweetMarkerless tracking has come a long way in the last year.  The downside of this system is the custom graphics for the visual manual.  It’s hard enough writing instructions for thousands of jobs in a production facility right now.  This … Continue reading

Posted in augmented reality | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

USATODAY 360 Stadium Tour from Junaio

Tweet ** Cool experience with the smartphone and seeing into another location.  Would love to be able to walk around or zoom in.  Next step is to offer a live feed from various locations of the Superbowl during the game. … Continue reading

Posted in augmented reality | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on USATODAY 360 Stadium Tour from Junaio

Dragons Invade Your Home With Metaio

TweetRobert Scoble, the interviewer of the geek-stars and employee of Rackspace, recorded this video at Metaio in Munich.  The gang at Metaio shows off a virtual dragon clinging to a building and talks about their AR browser Junaio.  If the … Continue reading

Posted in augmented reality | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Augmented Reality Year in Review – 2010

TweetTwo years ago, in 2009, augmented reality took its first steps into mainstream consciousness.  This last year, 2010, we’ve seen augmented reality really expand into new formats and across spectra. Like I did last year, I’m going to review month-by-month the … Continue reading

Posted in augmented reality | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Three Things We Can Learn From Disney

Tweet Last year at ISMAR09, the keynote speech from Mark Mine of the Disney Imagineering group, really intrigued me.   I had been a hardcore Disney hater before that, but Mark’s behinds-the-scenes look at the technology of Disney, specifically how they used … Continue reading

Posted in AR Games, augmented reality | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Junaio 2010 Dev Contest Winner – archINFORM

TweetI recently participated as a judge in the Junaio 2010 Dev Contest.  After a good debate, the panel of judges picked the winner — archINFORM.  The channel gives the user information about architectural structures in an AR view port.  Augmented reality fits the use … Continue reading

Posted in augmented reality | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Junaio 2010 Dev Contest Winner – archINFORM

Metaio’s Markerless Shopping Experience with Seventeen.com

TweetNo over-the-shoulder backside check, but it’s better than staring at a catalog or webpage. “This is the first truly instant online dressing room and as opposed to other augmented reality applications no markers or uploads needed,” said Noora Guldemond, head … Continue reading

Posted in augmented reality | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

5 Things To Do With Junaio Glue and LLA Markers

Tweet With the live video access on the iPhone OS 4.0, Metaio is looking to make a splash with its Glue technology in the Junaio AR browser. They would like to show how the iPhone can do more than GPS AR … Continue reading

Posted in AR Games, augmented reality | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

10 Cool Things Going On Right Now in Augmented Reality

TweetAugmented reality has come a long way in a years time.  Last year I got excited by research projects and gimmicky AR webcam advertising, but that quickly faded on the tenth plus iteration.  It wasn’t until July that we starting … Continue reading

Posted in AR Games, augmented reality | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Collectibles and Augmented Reality

TweetIt was only a matter of time.  Virtual goods make up a $1.4 Billion (that’s with a ‘B’ folks) business and the demand is growing.  We have Chinese gold farmers and Farmville exclusive goods, so augmented goods can’t be far … Continue reading

Posted in AR Games, augmented reality | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments