Niantic wants to make its augmented reality apps more realistic

Niantic's new Real World Platform leverages artificial intelligence and machine learning to create more realistic augmented reality apps. It will tackle problems plaguing AR today, such as creating better depth...

Snap is reportedly about to launch its own gaming platform

Snap is seeking to explore new ground as it tries to outrun Instagram’s efforts to copy its features. Its newest effort may be building out a bonafide hub for...

Google Measure app now works on any ARCore-capable phone

Google is 12 by updating Google Measure, its augmented reality app that allows users to measure real-world objects. The app is now compatible with any ARCore phone. Previously, it was...

Microsoft backpedals on VR promise

If you were still waiting patiently for the virtual reality features that Microsoft promised in 2016, then I have some bad news for you. During E3 last week, Microsoft’s chief...

Football matches land on your table thanks to augmented reality

It’s World Cup season, so that means that even articles about machine learning have to have a football angle. Today’s concession to the beautiful game is a system that takes...

What’s under those clothes? This system tracks body shapes in real time

With augmented reality coming in hot and depth tracking cameras due to arrive on flagship phones, the time is right to improve how computers track the motions of people they...

HoloLens 2 could pack Qualcomm’s new XR1 chip for extended reality

The next version of Microsoft’s HoloLens headset for augmented reality will supposedly feature Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon XR1 processor. The rumor arrives by way of an anonymous source who claims the...

Mount this head-up display to your helmet and project any app from your phone

When you’re out on two wheels, the last thing you need is distraction. Your bike is smaller and harder to see than a car and you’re not surrounded by a...

This AR guppy feeds on the spectrum of human emotion

Indiecade always offers a nice respite from the wall of undulating human flesh and heat that is the rest of the E3 show floor. The loose confederation of independent developers...

RealWear’s HMT-1Z1 augmented reality headset could change how industries do business

Augmented reality may not be quite ready for mainstream use just yet, but that doesn't mean it's not being used for important things altogether. RealWear has launched an intrinsically-safe AR...

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Nokia 2 AnTuTu listing confirms key specs, likely to launch in...

After a long break, Nokia entered the smartphone business with a range of Android phones - Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6 and...