Southampton FC unveils AR home shirt

Partnering with manufacturer Hummel, Southampton FC has developed a shirt that includes the latest AR technology embedded within it. Fans will be able to scan parts of the shirt to unlock exclusive content including a 3D augmented reality version of Saints club captain, James Ward-Prowse who comes to life through your smartphone. To help launch…

Skoda testing AR app for technical maintenance

Car manufacture Skoda is testing a new augmented reality application – known as HoloLens glasses – to assist with production line maintenance. The new technology provides enhanced assistance for technicians, facilitates live remote training and helps to reduce the likelihood of errors, claims the car company. The trial technology allows manuals, maintenance checklists and other…

Technology predictions for 2021 and beyond

Together with ABI Research, we highlight the main technology predictions and stats for 2021 and beyond...  The world is faced with major instability caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the US presidential election, Brexit, global trade wars, and many other societal currents. These headwinds are forcing companies and industry sectors to accelerate their digital transformations in…