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    Wednesday July 4, 2012
  • VIDEO: Date with Hatsune Miku in Augmented Reality Environment

    You can walk with Miku in reality through AR glasses

    Have you ever dreamed of dating with your favorite anime/manga character who lives in a two-dimensional world? Now the newest Augmented Reality (AR) tool makes it real. A Japanese engineer named Alcyone posted a video to show how he dates with Hatsune Miku with his own AR glasses. Check the video after the jump!

  • Friday October 28, 2011
  • VIDEO: CBS Reports on "Japan's augmented reality pop stars"

    Vocaloids Akikoroid and Megpoid featured in dancing demo

    While the news about virtual pop stars, such as Hatsune Miku, is hardly ground-breaking to the likes of you and me, it seems that the rest of the world is finally catching on to the Augmented Reality revolution going on right now in Japan. CBS News Online has just filed a report on a new AR dance demo featuring Vocaloids Akikoroid and Megpoid. Check it out after the jump!

  • Wednesday August 3, 2011
  • VIDEO: OutRun AR Project Lets You Drive and Game

    "What if this driving arcade game could actually drive?"

    It may not look safe at all, but who could resist wanting to drive around in this thing? Garnet Hertz's augmented reality based "OutRun Project" merges Sega's classic arcade racer with an electric golf cart, allowing players to navigate real-life courses via the arcade game. Check it out after the jump.