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!
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!
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.