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Tomorrow Daily 036: Augmented reality social media, a cooperative robot swarm, and more

After three years of testing, Harvard University showed off a swarm of 1024 Kilobots that can self-assemble into various shapes this week. They're still small, but maybe someday, the technology can be used for mightier things (that hopefully don't involve destroying humanity).

By August 14, 2014

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Comic book collides with augmented reality to tell a twisted sci-fi story

Modern Polaxis tells the story of a paranoid time traveller, and the secrets of his book can only be accessed via augmented reality.

By July 15, 2014

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Land Rover augmented reality concept lets you see through your car

The car-maker's 'transparent bonnet' uses cameras and a head-up display to turn the front of your car effectively see-through, giving you a view beneath your auto.

By April 8, 2014

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Pocketbook Google Glass brings augmented reality to spending

Australian startup Pocketbook has built an app for Google Glass aimed at helping you manage your money during your day-to-day life.

By April 1, 2014

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Amazon adds Flow's augmented reality to main shopping app

Shoppers used Flow, a standalone app from Amazon's A9 unit, to search for, and purchase, items by simply taking a photo. Now, they can do it straight from the Amazon app.

By February 6, 2014

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Infinity AR: We'll fulfill sci-fi promise of augmented reality

An Israeli startup hopes to bring features like face detection, voice tone detection, coupons based on your interests and location to your smart glasses.

By January 23, 2014

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Transparent display could be the key to augmented reality devices

MIT scientists have created a transparent screen using silver nanoparticles for an augmented reality display.

By January 21, 2014

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Wearables with augmented reality are mind-blowing -- and an ethical nightmare

A panel of industry experts at CES 2014 discusses the ethical quandaries and shared responsibilities with the augmented reality and head-mounted wearables that will change our lives as dramatically as the smartphone.

By January 8, 2014

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Augmented-reality contact lenses to be human-ready at CES

While Google works to bring a polished Glass device to market, wearables startup Innovega is taking head-mounted displays a step further: contact lenses that interact with full HD glasses.

By January 3, 2014

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Atheer Labs brings Android into 3D augmented reality

At the end of 2014, the company expects to ship the Atheer One to consumers who want to be at the frontier of virtual, wearable computing.

By December 19, 2013