Apple is hosting augmented reality art walking tours in major cities

Apple  is combining two long-standing major efforts in a new push, making AR more consumer-friendly and helping portray Apple Stores as civic centers where communities can come together. The project, called [AR]T Walk, is a walking tour through various city centers around the globe aiming to help the digital art works of artists come alive in … Read more

iPhone 8 May Sport ‘Rear-Facing 3D Laser’ for Augmented Reality Features: Report

Apple’s announcement of ARKit at this year’s WWDC was clear indication that the company is heavily interested in augmented reality. Now, new information suggests that the Cupertino-based company has been working on a “rear-facing 3D laser system” that can possibly be implemented at the back of the upcoming iPhone 8 in order to facilitate AR features as well as improve the … Read more

Want To Try Virtual Reality? Steam’s Summer Sale Offers Discounts On HTC Vive

For the most part, Steam’s sales are a way to get a bunch of games for less than $15, but this time the company is doing something different. Sure, there are still plenty of great deals on games such as the Final Fantasy series, Mafia III, and so on, but the company is also offering a … Read more

iPhone 8 Said to Get Range of Augmented Reality Features

Tim Cook has talked up a lot of technologies since becoming Apple’s chief executive in 2011. Driverless cars. Artificial intelligence. Streaming television. But no technology has fired up Cook quite like augmented reality, which overlays images, video and games on the real world. Cook has likened AR’s game-changing potential to that of the smartphone. At … Read more

11 amazing uses of virtual reality

nextSlideshows 01 You’ve probably seen those ’tilt & rotate’ videos on Facebook or different versions of virtual reality headsets. VR is becoming popular and once the initial excitement of 360 videos and photos wears off, you’ll realize that there can be many more applications. 02 Movies When you put on a VR headset, it blocks … Read more

Six Flags teams up with Samsung for virtual reality roller coasters

If being flung through the air isn’t terrifying enough, you’ll soon be able to slap on a Gear VR headset for a completely different experience. Credit: Six Flags 3COMMENTS Derek Walter | @derekwalter Greenbot Mar 3, 2016 11:03 AM Six Flags roller coasters in nine U.S. parks will soon will try and jazz up the … Read more