Google bring Ingress augmented reality game to iPhone and iPad

James O'Malley Gaming, Google Leave a Comment

Google has released a version of its augmented reality game, Ingress, on the iOS app store. That's right: Google make games too, apparently. Ingress is an augmented reality game where you must travel on foot around physical space in order to 'capture' different neighbourhoods and gather resources. The game takes places globally too - with…

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Xbox One could get Oculus Rift style glasses, suggests new patent

Gerald Lynch Augmented reality, Gaming, Tech Digest news Leave a Comment

The Xbox One may be set to get a head-mounted display accessory, after a newly unearthed patent adds wieght to the rumours from last year that Microsoft were working on a set of "Fortaleza Glasses". The patent, called the "Multiplayer…

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Comic Relief brings Red Nose Day 2013 ads to life with augmented reality app Zappar

Elisabeth Edvardsen Android apps, Augmented reality, iPhone apps Leave a Comment

This year Comic Relief are bringing its Red Nose Day 2013 advertising to life with augmented reality (AR) technology. Having enlisted the help of AR app Zappar, people will be able to discover bonus features and videos of Comic Relief's…

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Google Glass developer events planned for NYC and San Francisco in the coming weeks

Gerald Lynch Augmented reality, Google, Tech Digest news Leave a Comment

Google have announced plans to hold two separate developer conferences in the US for Google Glass, their wearable augmented reality headset. Open to developers who signed up for the $1,500 developer edition of the Project Glass glasses, the events are…

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