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Microsoft Develops New Language Learning App

Microsoft has developed a new language learning tool that uses the smartphone camera to help adults improve their English literacy by learning the words for the things around them. The app allows you to take a picture of an item to then be identified by...

North Acquires Intel’s Vaunt AR Glasses Patents

The Verge reports that North, the company responsible for Focals AR glasses, has acquired the patents and applications behind Intel’s defunct Vaunt AR glasses program.   North, formerly Thalmic Labs, introduced its take on AR glasses this past October with Focals. Given glasses’ sleek design and...

Forensic AR: Becoming a Detective

Forensic AR is an application made by Oxygen which lets you get in the middle of crime scenes, even in your own home! Since Apple updated their ARkit, a lot of companies have been transitioning to AR gaming and applications. When you first open the...

Ikea: The Movement Towards AR

Ikea Place is a new, interactive augmented reality application that takes advantage of Apple’s ARkit. As you may know, Ikea is a Swedish retailer that sells everything from desks and dressers to bedroom sets and more. Shopping at Ikea can be overwhelming for the sole...