IDC said that shipments of VR and AR headsets rose 27.2% year-over-year in the first quarter of 2019.
Each Hot Wheels id car is equipped with an NFC tag. It tracks car data like miles driven and sends it to a companion app, where kids can also play games.
Nreal announced that it's releasing the Nreal Light Consumer Kit "later this year" and rolling out the Nreal Light Developer Kit starting in September 2019.
Microsoft and Mojang celebrated Minecraft’s 10th anniversary with Minecraft Earth, a mobile AR game that lets players build on top of real-world surroundings.
The Geio robot has its own companion app boasting many games, including ones with object recognition for power-ups and a camera for first-person shooter views.
Streamlabs and Twitch partnered up to make augmented reality Face Masks easier for streamers to implement and viewers to activate.
Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said Apple plans to start mass production on its augmented reality glasses between the last quarter of 2019 and the second quarter of 2020.
The USPTO has granted Apple a patent related to a "method for representing points of interest in a view of a real environment on a mobile device."
Microsoft employees demanded the cancellation of a U.S. Army contract through which the HoloLens augmented reality headset would be used to train soldiers.
MR sunglasses nreal light announced compatibility with LG's new 5G smartphone and 5G devices running the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 platform.
Hyperspeed, a free mobile gaming app for iOS and Android launched today. The game lets you wear an AR mask and speak to and hear opponents as you race spaceships on a cosmic racetrack.
Two new Microsoft patents describe various improvements to augmented reality headsets that bear more than a passing resemblance to the HoloLens.
Today, Lego announced Hidden Side, a line of playsets coming this summer about a haunted school children must exorcise using both AR and their actual hands.
Google is rolling out the augmented reality feature in Google Maps that it teased in May 2018--but only to the service's most devoted "Local Guides."
Lego's AR-powered Ninjago game offers impressive special effects, but it gets frustrating after a few minutes.
Robots, virtual violence and augmented reality (AR)—we’re having all the fun these days. GEIO, a battle robot from China's GJS Robot, is getting souped up with AR.