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Wearable Technology and the Future

Wearable Technology and the Future

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Wearable technology could come to define the future Wearable technology may be seen as a sort of novelty today, but in the future, it could define the way people live their lives. Wearable devices are still quite new and this sort of technology is in a state of infancy. Most of these devices are simply used for entertainment or to keep track of basic health and fitness information. As wearable technology becomes … Read entire article »

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Augmented reality wedding invitations may enhance the guest experience

Augmented reality wedding invitations may enhance the guest experience

For people who like tech nearly as much as they love each other, ALIVE could add that special touch. For people who truly want their weddings to be an affair to remember, and for those who adore the use of technology, new augmented reality wedding cards, such as invitations, could make all the difference in impressing guests who will be in attendance. AR tech worked right into a wedding invitation can help to set the tone for … Read entire article »

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What’s the Point of Wearable Technology?

What’s the Point of Wearable Technology?

Wearable technology is gaining a lot of momentum, but does it have any real value? There are a wide range of wearable devices that are set to be released in the coming years, some more innovative than others. Some of these devices promise to change the way people see the world, while others are designed simply to make it easier for people to keep track of their personal information. Some believe wearable devices are nothing more … Read entire article »

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Augmented reality toy from Lego enhances traditional experience

Augmented reality toy from Lego enhances traditional experience

The new AR tech companion app brings an entirely new level to play time with these plastic building blocks. Lego has fully embraced augmented reality technology with the development of its new Fusion sets, some of which are already available on store shelves and more of which are likely to create quite a splash during the holiday shopping season. There are already three Lego Fusion sets that are available, with at least one more that is on … Read entire article »

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Augmented reality motorcycle helmet now available to buy from Skully

Augmented reality motorcycle helmet now available to buy from Skully

This long awaited AR wearable technology device can now be preordered by the first who will use it. Skully has now announced that it is taking preorders for its motorcycle helmet called the AR-1, which brings augmented reality into a heads up display so that the wearer will be able to take advantage of driving directions, speed data, incoming calls from a smartphone, and many other features. The information from these features is displayed in the helmet, … Read entire article »

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Westpac to launch new mobile commerce app using augmented reality

Westpac to launch new mobile commerce app using augmented reality

New app will leverage AR technology to engage mobile consumers Westpac New Zealand is beginning to see the need to engage mobile consumers more effectively. As such, the bank has developed a new mobile application that leverages augmented reality. The use of this technology could put a new twist on mobile commerce, allowing people to view their bank information in a more dynamic and intuitive way. The application is currently slated for launch on the iOS … Read entire article »

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Google Glass is being tested by GM

Google Glass is being tested by GM

The automaker will be testing out the augmented reality glasses in an exploration of possible uses. General Motors Co. is now conducting a number of tests to look into the potential uses for Google Glass at two of its auto making facilities that are located in Michigan. The company has looked into trying out the wearable technology in a series of different kinds of operations. According to the North America manufacturing president of GM, Cathy Clegg, the employees … Read entire article »

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Google Glass theft video goes viral

Google Glass theft video goes viral

A man took off with Mike Geller’s wearable technology and live streamed the rest of his day. One of the Explorers of Google Glass, Mike Geller was recording his day as a tourist in New York City through the use of the device, when a stranger asked him if he could try on the wearable technology. Immediately, the thief took off with the augmented reality glasses, unaware that he was streaming the full day. While Geller’s Google Glass … Read entire article »

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