Seattle Interactive Conference Wrap-Up

Nov 10, 2015 | Augmented Reality | Virtual Reality

Seattle Interactive Conference Wrap-Up

As Seattle rapidly establishes its position as a hotbed for cutting-edge technology and innovative marketing, the Seattle Interactive Conference provides a rare chance to gather the industry’s most exciting influencers to roll up their sleeves and make long-lasting connections across the community. This year the 8ninths team showcased groundbreaking new… Read More 

Nike Advertising Goes Holographic

Apr 10, 2013 | Augmented Reality

Nike Advertising Goes Holographic

WHAT IS IT? Nike’s latest promotion for their new line of Free running shoes is a holographic street ad in Amsterdam. The ad is a large lit-up display featuring a Holocube in the center that houses a 3-D rendering of a Free shoe being bent from toe to heel showcasing… Read More 

Digital Avatars Gain Emotion

Mar 20, 2013 | Augmented Reality | Tech News

Digital Avatars Gain Emotion

  WHAT IS IT? A digital avatar that is able to showcase emotions has been developed by researchers from the University of Cambridge’s Department of Engineering and Toshiba’s Cambridge Research Lab. Modeled after UK TV actress Zoe Lister, this digital avatar, appropriately named ‘Zoe,’ expresses feelings through both facial expressions… Read More 

Have an Augmented Reality Zoo on Your Desk

Jan 23, 2013 | Augmented Reality

Have an Augmented Reality Zoo on Your Desk

Have you ever found yourself watching Planet Earth, wishing you could take home one of those adorable Emperor Penguins to have as a pet of your own? While having a real-life penguin may not be a feasible option, with Jarpet you could one day have  your own augmented reality zoo… Read More 

Canon Mixed Reality

Jul 2, 2012 | Augmented Reality | Mixed Reality | Tech News

Canon Mixed Reality

WHAT IS IT? An augmented reality system that uses stereo cameras and high-speed image processing to generate life-size virtual objects in real-time, blending the virtual with the real. WHY IS IT RELEVANT? Most augmented reality applications are currently constrained to display the digital world within the window of a PC… Read More 

Project Glass- $1500 for a ticket to the future

Jun 26, 2012 | Augmented Reality | Tech News

Project Glass- $1500 for a ticket to the future

WHAT IS IT? Project Glass is one of the most exciting new technologies to come out of the Google Plex. Its promise, that of annotating the physical world with digital overlays giving you everything from information on passing strangers’ Facebook profiles to walking directions. The device features speech commands, built… Read More 

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