Augmented Reality’s A-ha Moment 🎤

Thursday, 27th July 2017

Everyone is using the headline, but it’s so good I had to repeat it. Such a great example of ARkit in action. Apple’s really on to a winner. Here’s context for the very young.

Ready player one 🕹

Sunday, 23rd July 2017

I’m 6 chapters into the book and suddenly there’s a movie trailer. Awesome!

$99 AR headset 😍

Saturday, 22nd July 2017

I seriously doubt the stock like silliness in this promo video is even remotely connected to reality… but $99USD AR headset! Sign me up!

VR and the power of scale 💗

Friday, 14th July 2017

One of the most powerful things about VR is its ability to have a shared experience at scale. From an education perspective, this is an extremely exciting thing. The below TED talk is a fantastic example of how VR can bring multi-million dollar facilities to every student without the cost of traditional real-world labs. Not […]

Augmented reality 📲

Saturday, 17th June 2017

Ever since Pokemon Go, AR seems to have worked its way into the “parlance of our time“. Truth be told we’ve actually had loads of examples of AR apps for years now, just not combined with a cultural phenomenon like Pokemon. I think it’s fair to say it’s highly likely there’s about to be a […]

I ❤️ VR

Thursday, 15th June 2017

I’ve been studying VR development for a few months now. As I advance in the course I’m having to choose a specialisation. I’m more interested in high immersion VR, like the stuff seen in the below video. Unfortunately, the cost of a VR setup is around $5k, which is quite prohibitive. One of the challenges […]