Augmented Reality: a new way to see the world

Research by IDM’s Mark Skwarek

On April 6th and 7th, thousands of people across America gathered at the Washington Convention Center for the biennial USA Science and Engineering festival expo….Pokemon Go is a key example of how augmented reality can be implemented in phone apps. The NYU Tandon School of Engineering is building upon this phone augmented reality technology. They developed an augmented reality program that is loaded on the phone. A user can say a name of any object, and it will appear on the phone.