Augmented Reality

Figure Out If That IKEA Couch Matches Your Rug Before You Drag It Home

The furniture giant's 2014 catalog lets shoppers "place" virtual furniture around their homes. That idea was prophesied in 1999's Fight Club.

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What a Data-Rich Smart City Experience Could Really Be Like

How ubiquitous data and smart city infrastructure may change urban experience.

Re*Public

Virtual Murals for Real-Life Buildings

The new frontier of augmented reality apps comes to urban art.

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

What if You Could See a Building's Impact in 3D Before It's Built?

Using augmented reality, people can see how proposed projects could benefit or burden their neighborhood.

Electronic Gaming for the Physical World

New games for mobile devices make the city their playing field