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Project AVR

World tracking motion controls for mobile VR with ARKit

Project AVR uses the power of ARKit to bring world tracking motion controls to mobile VR

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Turn your phone into a ruler with the power of AR

AirMeasure is the ultimate measuring ToolKit for your phone. Now anytime, anywhere you have not only a tape measure but a whole set of tools to let you measure almost anything. Loaded with features, download it now.

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Niv Dror
Niv Dror- VC at Shrug Capital
It's about time the ruler was disrupted.
Gloria Fredricks
Gloria Fredricks
As an interior designer, subcontractors always took my tapes...until I painted them PINK! Can't wait to see this!
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CNET
No tape measure, no problem. An AR app built for iOS turns your smartphone into a virtual measuring device.
The Next Web
One resourceful company is reinventing the ruler. Creative collective Laan Labs has developed a nifty mobile app that relies on augmented reality technology to turn your smartphone into a legitimate measuring device. To accomplish this, AR Measure factors in the distance between various points in 3D space to help you measure any physical object by simply usi… See more
9to5Mac
ARKit will be available to everyone in just a couple of weeks, and while we've seen a variety of applications that take advantage of it thus far, more polished implementations are emerging as we near the public release. Today, developer Rinat Khanov has unveiled his new augmented reality app, MeasureKit.
Motherboard
I'm getting ready to welcome my first child to the world soon and have found myself measuring a lot of things as of late. Maybe that's why this video of an augmented reality measuring tape application caught my eye.
Curbed
If this digital measuring tape is any indication of the practical future of augmented reality, then there's a lot to look forward to. Called AR Measure and developed by Laan Labs, the coming-soon iOS app turns any iPhone or iPad into a virtual ruler that can measure just about anything (within reason, of course).
Popular Mechanics
You can now add a tape measurer to the list of tools you can keep on your phone. Laanlabs, a small app developer, has created a virtual tape measurer in their new app AR Measure.
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Hand-picked curation of the coolest stuff made with ARKit

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Ben Tossell
Ben Tossell- Services for startups
This is a pretty awesome curated site (and Twitter handle) that posts loads of the latest ARKit projects
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BGR
Apple in just a few hours will command the attention of the tech world when it introduces the highly anticipated iPhone X. With a brand new edgeless OLED display, the iPhone X will usher in the most significant design change to the iPhone form factor we've seen in years.
Road to VR
Apple's ARKit has been out for developers since it was announced last month. Because of the mind-boggling number of iPhones and iPads capable of running ARKit, the new tool is already spreading its augmented reality wings across the Internet thanks to a diverse set of developers.
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Start drawing easily using augmented reality

SketchAR puts virtual images on paper to let you trace drawings from your phone. SketchAR is for those who have always wanted but have never been able to draw. Also, the app is designed for professional artists as a simple and convenient way to trace sketches onto any desired surface (e.g., canvas, wall, etc.).

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ArchDaily
The ability to draw well is one of the most coveted skills in architecture. Unfortunately for those without an innate gift for sketching, it's also one of the most difficult to learn-even if it can, contrary to popular opinion, be learned with commitment and practice.
UploadVR
Update: This article originally published on January 6th, 2017 but as of today, April 18th, 2017, SketchAR is officially available for free on the iOS App Store. Download it today and get to drawing! Original: Augmented reality's potential is immense.
Co.Design
You may not know or care about Project Tango, Google's depth-sensing camera system, which can map augmented reality visuals onto the real world. You may not care about the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro smartphone, which is the first consumer smartphone to have Tango baked right in, either.
Gizmodo
Have you ever dreamed about impressing the people around your neighborhood with preachy Banksy-inspired graffiti? SketchAR is an augmented reality drawing app that uses a smartphone and its camera to let you trace images. And when used with a device that supports Google's Project Tango technology, suddenly anyone can become a tagger who doesn't suck.
Wired
Wired Next Fest, che cosa è successo durante la giornata dell'intelligenza artificiale Il corto Hyper-Reality di Keiichi Matsuda mostra che aspetto potrebbe avere il nostro futuro prossimo Bandi e incentivi promossi dalla Regione stimolano ricerca e sviluppo. E, come dimostrato dalle startup presenti al digital day di...
The Verge
There's a lot of tracing naysayers out there who say it's "cheating," or that it doesn't actually help you learn to draw, but I beg to differ. The best way to learn to draw is by doing, and if it...
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Holo with ARKit is the first AR app that lets you place 3D holograms of real people and animals in your world, move around and interact with them as if truly there in real life, and create videos & photos to share with friends. Holograms include Spider-Man, Jhene Aiko, Jon Hamm, Jerome Boateng, Buzz Aldrin, Nyjah Huston, loads of animals, and more.

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