Opportunities for augmented reality

April 20, 2017

While virtual reality can be described as placing you in a virtual world that’s disconnected from reality, augmented reality (AR), sits further along the scale. It presents an overlay on the real world: projecting digital images to augment an actual view. This is largely carried out with the help of smartphones, tablets, or laptops, but the future – as imagined in this infographic by Vexels – could include AR technology embedded in glasses, contact lenses or vehicle windshields.

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