Measurements AR Cocktail Book

Measurements AR Cocktail Book In 2014 Nick Barclay had an idea on a plane to show people what goes into making people’s favorite cocktails. He designed a series of prints using blocks of color to represent the proportion of each ingredient in the drink and geometric shapes to represent the glass wear served in.  I have…

New augmented reality system lets smartphone users get hands-on with virtual objects

A new software system developed by Brown University researchers turns cell phones into augmented reality portals, enabling users to place virtual building blocks, furniture and other objects into real-world backdrops, and use their hands to manipulate those objects as if they were really there. The developers hope the new system, called Portal-ble, could be a…

NemeN Brings Augmented Reality & Weather-Ready Fabrics to Utilitarian FW19 Collection

Italian technical label NemeN has unveiled its Fall/Winter 2019 collection, which once more sees the brand explore the realms of technical clothing and garment design. The innovative nature of NemeN means outerwear has been given a contemporary rethink, with augmented reality featuring in this season’s signature jacket. Pieces are utilitarian and technical, bringing functionality via…

Can Colleges Police Sports Betting? Some Are Trying

Purdue, St. Joseph’s and Villanova have banned students from betting on their schools’ teams, but other universities are seeking more of a middle ground. No one is sure whose approach is right.ImagePurdue introduced a school policy that prevents students, employees and contractors from betting on the university’s games.CreditCreditJustin Casterline/Getty ImagesOct. 21, 2019, 5:00 a.m. ETIn…

Tom Emrich Joins 8th Wall

8th Wall, theWebARcreation platform created byErik Murphy-Chutorianthat raised over ten million dollars last year, announced AR pioneer TomEmrichhas joined their team asVP of Product. Until recently, Emrich was a partner at AR-focused VC fund,Super Ventures, partnered withOriInbar,Matt Miesnieks, andMark Billinghurst. Super Ventures has invested in a dozen early stage companies, […]

Here’s what it’s like to exercise with Peloton’s app, which has everything from at-home strength workouts to guided office meditations

Home-exercise company Peloton is known for its luxury exercise bikes, cult-like following, and heavily hyped journey to the public markets. In addition to the bike or treadmill, consumers can exercise with Peloton through its app, which requires a $19.49 monthly subscription.I signed up for a free trial of Peloton’s app and tried three of its virtual…