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What is the best Augmented Reality Toolkit available?

Our first blog on Augmented Reality focused on its history, features and capabilities. It also considered the functions of ARToolKits and briefly touched upon the options available for developers. Here, we will look in more detail at the different toolkits offered by various providers, assessing their features, and weighing up their advantages and disadvantages.

September 27, 2017

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Gopal Iyer

Gopal is responsible for high-quality research content, industry reports and white papers. He is a Doctoral scholar at University of Newcastle and also holds an M.B.A from the Indian Institute of Rural Management. He has almost a decade of experience in consulting tech start-up firms in India. Prior to hedgehog lab, he was associated with AC Nielsen, World Bank, iDiscoveri and Education Initiatives in India
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Sep 27, 2017

Immersive Technologies

What is the best Augmented Reality Toolkit available?

Our first blog on Augmented Reality focused on its history, features and capabilities. It also considered the functions of ARToolKits and briefly touched upon the options available for developers. Here, we will look in more detail at the different toolkits offered by various providers, assessing their features, and weighing up their advantages and disadvantages.

September 27, 2017

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Sep 22, 2017

Immersive Technologies

What part will ARToolkits play in the growth of Augmented Reality?

The Augmented Reality (AR) market is currently valued at $2.39bn. By 2023, that figure is expected to reach US $61.39bn, growing at a CAGR of 55.71%, boosted by advancements in computer graphics, hardware, vision and UI (user interface).

September 22, 2017

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Aug 23, 2017

Healthcare

Technology interventions to improve healthcare

ADHD - or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder - is a neurodevelopmental condition characterised by a persistent pattern of inattention and/or hyperactivity/impulsivity. The disorder, which presents itself predominantly in academic, occupational or social settings, can affect people of all ages but is most likely to impact the young. Indeed, recent statistics show one in five school children are believed to be suffering from it.

 

August 23, 2017

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Jul 24, 2017

Wearables

Envisaging the changing future of wearables

Wearables, which come in various forms, have become a major trend in the modern world. Handheld devices, for instance, not only offer basic functions like telling the time, but provide us with relevant notifications, help us set our fitness goals and more.

 

July 24, 2017

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Mar 13, 2017

Thoughts

Integrating Apps to enhance learning

As an educator with a passionate interest in the potential of new technologies, it strikes me how learning opportunities have widened significantly in the last decade. In part, this has been due to the spread of knowledge enabled by tools like apps and Wikipedia, as well as intelligent voice recognition platforms, such as Siri, Google and Cortana, all of which make the learning process more interactive and engaging, helping with motivation and grasping new concepts. 

 

March 13, 2017

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Feb 01, 2017

Immersive Technologies

Immersive Technologies - The future seems to be bright.

As a social scientist, I'm often asked interesting questions by academic colleagues, who have, now and then, challenged me on my fervour for tech. One such question to crop up recently was: 'Do you sense any future for Virtual Reality?' The questioner elaborated by pointing out that Google Glass had seemingly hit the rocks. So were there actually any potential uses for VR - and could it really be deemed a game-changer?

 

February 01, 2017

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Dec 29, 2016

Thoughts

Emerging Digital Trends - Series 2

In our previous blog on digital trends, we shared some thoughts on those we believe could significantly change how humans live and work - from Chatbots to Blockchain. In this post, the second of the series, we will look at others with immense potential to disrupt the future of the business world.

 

December 29, 2016

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Dec 12, 2016

Thoughts

Emerging digital trends - Series 1

Recognising and coming to understand emerging digital trends brings a number of benefits. Most crucially, we get an insight into the mechanisms of a fast-changing world and stand to gain from improvements in our own lives, whether it be from increased comfort or efficiency.

December 12, 2016

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Challenges and opportunities in ARToolKit development.

The explosive rise of augmented reality presents a number of opportunities and challenges for developers. Learn more about the technicalities of AR and AR applications, as well as:

• AR development software such as ARKit, ARCore, Daqri-ARToolkit and more.
• The industries AR applications will transform.
•  Considerations in building an AR Toolkit.
• The future of AR development.
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