• Posts Tagged ‘Augmented Reality’

    Seeing is believing. But seeing more than what’s in front of you can improve job performance for factory, warehouse, rescue and medical personnel. Univet, an Italian safety equipment maker, pulled down a 2017 Red Dot Award for its augmented reality 5.0 safety goggles and showcased them at the German fair A+A this...

    Mobile and collaborative robots, virtual assembly lines, digital manufacturing. It’s not science fiction, but the fourth industrial revolution. Whether it’s Germany’s Industry 4.0, Made in China 2025, or France’s Creative Industry, the goal is the same—build tomorrow’s factory. The nature of international competition...

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    Heads-up displays with digital overlays can be used in hands-on training and remote assistance that promises true interactive mixed realities.   When it comes to immersive technology, virtual reality (VR) takes a back seat to augmented reality (AR). The main difference between VR and AR is that in VR, the person...

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    News coverage of virtual reality (VR) has exploded since Facebook’s Oculus Rift was released this year. Now, the term augmented reality (AR) is becoming a household term thanks to Nintendo’s hit game, Pokémon Go. Beyond gaming, AR can help architects, engineers and other professionals. But such applications require a...

    This month, field mechanics for Boston’s commuter rail system will begin using augmented-reality smart glasses. Linked to a web interface through AMA XpertEye software, they will allow the worker to stream video and communicate in real time from the field. Connected in Wi­Fi, 3G or 4G, the glasses will also enable the...

    Interactive Dynamic Video is the revolutionary technology developed by Boston’s MIT that makes it possible to touch objects in videos. Mixing computer science and artificial intelligence, and using algorithms and regular cameras, the concept improves on augmented reality. Users can manipulate real objects in the video...

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    The German Benteler group is testing augmented reality and Google Glass in its Belgian automotive facility. So far, the results are promising.   You have only a few hours to deliver a series of modules on time and in the right order. Implementing the Just-in-Sequence (JIS) concept, which applies Just-in-Time principles...

    Interest in augmented reality has spread into the agricultural sector. AGCO, a US manufacturer of agricultural equipment, has equipped its workers with AR glasses to improve quality control. The company says the use of this wearable speeds operations by 20%. AGCO believes widespread use of AR technology will help...

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