Posts Tagged ‘Augmented Reality’

Focus topic: virtual box simulator

March 30, 2010 Leave a comment

We talked about GM testing to use AR in windshield for the benefit of a car driver last week. Today we introduce another practical example: Virtual Box Simulator, a simple online AR tool which has already been up running US Postal Service since sept 2009.

It is a marker-based AR applet, very simple to use: print out a marker on your paper and point your webcam at it: a 3D virtual box that fits to the paper size will appear. Try it yourself at the website here.

Or check it out here.


Focus In Brief: AG windshield, Internet of things, V2G e-car

March 23, 2010 Leave a comment

– GM is introducing some experimental technology that will bring the world of Augmented Reality to car windshields and provide a heads-up-display (HUD) experience.

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