Google brings ‘The Mandalorian’ to AR in its new app

Google brings ‘The Mandalorian’ to AR in its new app

Google has teamed up with Disney and Lucasfilm to bring the Star Wars streaming series “The Mandalorian” to augmented reality. The company announced this morning the launch of a new Android AR app, “The Mandalorian” AR Experience, which will display iconic moments...
To own an AR future, Niantic wants to build a smarter map of the world

To own an AR future, Niantic wants to build a smarter map of the world

Niantic is continuing to bet heavily on the idea that it knows where consumer computing is headed, namely toward augmented reality. The game development startup behind Pokémon GO has some good company with companies like Apple, Facebook and Snap making similar bets,...
To own an AR future, Niantic wants to build a smarter map of the world

Accessibility’s nextgen breakthroughs will be literally in your head

Jim Fruchterman Contributor Share on Twitter Jim Fruchterman is the founder of Tech Matters and Benetech, nonprofit developers of technology for social good. More posts by this contributor A $6 trillion wake up call for the tech industry Predicting the future of...
Google wakes up from its VR daydream

Google wakes up from its VR daydream

Daydream, Google’s mobile-focused virtual reality platform, is losing official support from Google, Android Police reports. The company confirmed that it will no longer be updating the Daydream software, with the publication noting that “Daydream may not even work on...
Review: 100,000 miles and one week with an iPad Pro

Review: 100,000 miles and one week with an iPad Pro

For the past eighteen months, the iPad Pro has been my only machine away from home, and until recently, I was away from home a lot, traveling domestically and internationally to event locations around the world or our offices in San Francisco, New York and London....