augmented reality

Augmented reality “will change the way architects work” says Greg Lynn


Venice Architecture Biennale 2016: augmented reality will revolutionise the architecture and construction industries according to architect Greg Lynn, who used Microsoft HoloLens to design his contribution to the US Pavilion at the Venice Biennale (+ movie). (more…)

using hololens, microsoft + NFL showcase mixed 3D displays that go beyond existing screens

the collaboration hopes to use 3D augmented reality to bring the ‘the big game’ to life, allowing users to experience athleticism and skill behind each team’s stats.

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daqri brings 3D visualization to the construction site with augmented reality smart helmet

using video and depth sensor data collected during every use of the ‘smart helmet’, daqri provides advanced 3D reconstruction capabilities and through crowd sourcing, users can rapidly assimilate a comprehensive map of a facility.

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MINI’s augmented-reality glasses allow drivers to see through the body of their car


Dezeen and MINI Frontiers: in this exclusive video interview, Jörg Preißinger of BMW Group Research and Technology explains how the prototype augmented-reality glasses his team have developed can make the solid parts of a car appear transparent. (more…)