How Technology Is Shaping the New Reality
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Augmented Reality (AR) blurs the boundary between the physical and digital worlds. In AR's current exploration phase, innovators are beginning to create compelling and contextually rich applications that enhance a user's everyday experiences. In this book, Dr. Helen Papagiannis - a world-leading expert in the field - introduces you to AR: how it's evolving, where the opportunities are, and where it's headed.
If you're a designer, developer, entrepreneur, student, educator, business leader, artist, or simply curious about AR's possibilities, this insightful guide explains how you can become involved with an exciting, fast-moving technology.
Computer vision, machine learning, cameras, sensors, and wearables change the way you see the world; Haptic technology syncs what you see with how something feels; Augmented sound and hearables alter the way you listen to your environment; Digital smell and taste augment the way you share and receive information; New approaches to storytelling immerse and engage users more deeply; Users can augment their bodies with electronic textiles, embedded technology, and brain-controlled interfaces; Human avatars can learn our behaviors and act on our behalf.
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by Paul Mealy
Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) are driving the next technological revolution. If you want to get in on the action, this book helps you understand what these technologies are, their history, how they're being used, and how they'll affect consumers both personally and professionally in the very near future.With VR and AR po...
Price: $18.32 | Publisher: Wiley | Release: 2018
by Lester Madden
Create amazing mobile augmented reality apps with junaio, Layar, and Wikitude.Professional Augmented Reality Browsers for Smartphones guides you through creating your own augmented reality apps for the iPhone, Android, Symbian, and bada platforms, featuring fully workable and downloadable source code. You will learn important techniques t...
Price: $6.83 | Publisher: Wrox | Release: 2011
by Raghav Sood
Augmented reality (AR) offers a live direct or indirect view of a physical, real-world environment, where the elements and surroundings are augmented by computer-generated sensory input such as graphics and GPS data. It makes a game more real. Your social media app puts you where want to be or go. Pro Android Augmented Reality walks you t...
Price: $31.75 | Publisher: Apress | Release: 2012
by Bob Winter
Agile Performance Improvement demonstrates the mutual benefits that accrue to the worlds of performance consulting and agile software development when the values and principles of both are blended synergistically under the guidance of practitioners skilled in both. The agile performance improvement model blends the principles of human per...
Price: $32.98 | Publisher: Apress | Release: 2015
by Michael Lopp
Read hilarious stories with serious lessons that Michael Lopp extracts from his varied and sometimes bizarre experiences as a manager at Apple, Pinterest, Palantir, Netscape, Symantec, Slack, and Borland. Many of the stories first appeared in primitive form in Lopp's perennially popular blog, Rands in Repose. The Third Edition of Managing...
Price: $27.04 | Publisher: Apress | Release: 2016
by Allan Fowler
Create a fully featured application that's both sophisticated and engaging. This book provides a detailed guide in developing augmented reality games that can take advantage of the advanced capabilities of new iOS devices and code while also offering compatibility with still supported legacy devices. No programming experience is necessary...
Price: $29.95 | Publisher: Apress | Release: 2019
by Soumendra Mohanty, Sachin Vyas
Get started with artificial intelligence in your business. This book will help you understand AI, its implications, and how to adopt a strategy that is rational, relevant, and practical.Beyond the buzzwords and the technology complexities, organizations are struggling to understand what AI means for their industry and how they can start t...
Price: $23.64 | Publisher: Apress | Release: 2018
by Wallace Wang
Explore how to use ARKit to create iOS apps and learn the basics of augmented reality while diving into ARKit specific topics. This book reveals how augmented reality allows you to view the screen on an iOS device, aim the camera at a nearby scene, and view both the real items in that scene as well as a graphic image overlaid on to that s...
Price: $31.07 | Publisher: Apress | Release: 2018