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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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Google augmented-reality game Ingress to expand to iOS in 2014

The Android game, in which people roam the world to capture territory, will migrate to iOS next year, according to a report.

By October 14, 2013

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Ingress adds a traditional twist to its augmented-reality MMO

Players of the augmented-reality title have long had the pleasure of experiencing its unique take on smartphone gaming. Now, Ingress is bringing some more traditional elements into the mix.

By September 13, 2013

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Ikea augmented-reality app helps prevent sofa shock

Retailer's app uses augmented reality to help ensure that your new table or chair fits just as nicely in your home as it does in your imagination.

By August 6, 2013

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Microsoft toys with augmented-reality glasses for Xbox

In a newly published patent application, the company describes a method for matching players for multiplayer games via a head-mounted display device.

By August 2, 2013

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Augmented-reality greeting cards really pop out at you

Gizmo the robot stars in a series of interactive AR greeting cards that bring a new sense of fun to an old format.

By July 24, 2013

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How augmented-reality ads could change everything

Embryonic as they are right now, augmented-reality ads have the potential to offer a hyper-targeted, space-age-type experience for customers. Advertisers rightly want to monetize that.

By July 5, 2013

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LiveMap offers augmented-reality helmet for motorcyclists

Imagine Google Glass built into a motorcycle helmet that superimposes directions in front of your eyes as you speed down a highway.

By June 14, 2013

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

On today's show, we're talking about the new augmented reality social app Traces, Harvard's self-assembling Kilobots, and a setup that lets you drive a real car like a third-person game.

By August 14, 2014