An elephant in the augmented room!?

An elephant in the augmented room!?

Honestly, the headline is not true. Everybody would love to talk about the elephant, but we just know too little about it… What? Exactly. I talk about the AR start-up from Florida called Magic Leap,...
Published on: Oct 24 2014
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It’s alive! Playing within and with your living room…

It’s alive! Playing within and with your living room…

Room Alive! Microsoft presents a new proof of concept & prototype, entitled “RoomAlive”. It shows how to turn your home into an augmented reality video game using Kinect’s for real-time...
Published on: Oct 20 2014
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ISMAR closing notes – Tom Furness on what matters most (Keynote #3)

ISMAR closing notes – Tom Furness on what matters most (Keynote #3)

After quite some break, I want to take the time to share a few words on Tom Furness’ great talk on the last day of ISMAR 2014. It was not the closing remarks of ISMAR (it was the keynote on Friday...
Published on: Oct 10 2014
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ISMAR winners!

ISMAR winners!

Hi everybody, today a short update to state the results from the Volkswagen tracking challenge and the winners of ISMAR awards! As you might now, every year VW is sponsoring a tracking competition at...
Published on: Sep 26 2014
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More ISMAR demos to impress Tony Stark + Video

More ISMAR demos to impress Tony Stark + Video

Today, to continue, I want to show my favorite two demos. They won for me, because they gave the best “mixing of the worlds” experience and show the potential of true AR with great interaction...
Published on: Sep 22 2014
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First ISMAR demo impressions

First ISMAR demo impressions

Today I want to share my first demo impressions of ISMAR 2014 in Munich. Unfortunately I could not record or see every single demo, so there might be some great pieces missed out on. But let me mention...
Published on: Sep 19 2014
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Visual ISMAR Impressions

Visual ISMAR Impressions

Hi everybody, today I want to say no words, but give you a first visual impression of the ISMAR by photographs. Click to see all on flickr. Enjoy! Demos and keynote #3 coming up! :-)
Published on: Sep 17 2014
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Keynote #2: Terry Peters with bloody Insights

Keynote #2: Terry Peters with bloody Insights

Hi all, the second great keynote came from Terry Peters on Thursday. He is working in the medical research field and is working for the Imaging Research Laboratories of the Robarts Research Institute...
Published on: Sep 16 2014
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Keynote #1: Takeo Kanade doing the Ridiculous

Keynote #1: Takeo Kanade doing the Ridiculous

Hi everybody, let’s start with the first (official main conference) day – Wednesday to kick things off! After a warm welcome by Gudrun Klinker and Nassir Navab from TU Munich (and being the...
Published on: Sep 14 2014
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ISMAR closing it’s doors!

ISMAR closing it’s doors!

Hey everybody, what a great week! Now, ISMAR closed it’s doors and I had an amazing time. Hopefully all of you, who have shared this week here in Munich, feel the same way! A lot of great talks,...
Published on: Sep 12 2014
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