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Qualcomm boss: Smart watches are the future, not Google Glass

Qualcomm boss: Smart watches are the future, not Google Glass

By 15 January 2013

Qualcomm is one of the companies at the forefront of augmented reality development. Its Vuforia mobile platform is behind many of the advancements in AR applications for phones and tablets. However, the company's boss is not a big fan of wearable AR -... >>

Google Goggles 1.5 now with mapped search history

Google Goggles 1.5 now with mapped search history

By 23 June 2011

Google Goggles, the uber intelligent object identifying search app, is now home to a mapped history of everything you have scanned.  If you have made the decision to share location data with Google then you should find previously Goggled items are laid... >>

Google Goggles now solves Sudoku

Google Goggles now solves Sudoku

By 11 January 2011

Google has announced the latest version of Google Goggles, its magic eye into the real-world, bringing with it a handy new feature that will help you solve Sudoku puzzles. Well, we say help - it will basically turn you into a cheat as it can solve a puzzle... >>

Google Goggles experiments with interactive ads

Google Goggles experiments with interactive ads

By 16 November 2010

Google has announced an experiment for its Goggles platform, teaming up with five major brands to offer an "immersive digital experience". In cahoots with Buick, Disney, Diageo, T-Mobile and Delta Airlines, Google Goggles' marketing trial works like a... >>

Google Goggles: Now viewing on the iPhone

Google Goggles: Now viewing on the iPhone

By 6 October 2010

Google Goggles has finally made its way to the iPhone, almost a year after Android users first got in on the photo tagging fun. Goggles lets you search for things using your camera, instead of text, or your voice. For example, point it at a book cover... >>

Google Goggles can now translate

Google Goggles can now translate

By 7 May 2010

Google has announced that one of Android's flagship apps, Google Goggles, has been given an upgrade that offers auto-translation facilities to users. All you need to do to use it is point your phone's camera at the phrase in question, draw a box around... >>

HTC Legend's missing apps bug fixed

HTC Legend's missing apps bug fixed

By 22 April 2010

HTC Legend owners in Europe have been missing a few applications since the handset was launched - Twidroid, Layar, MySpace Mobile, Barcode Scanner, Google Goggles, FXCamera and a handful more. What common factor can you see shared between all those apps?... >>

10 Android apps its high time you tried

10 Android apps its high time you tried

By 19 March 2010

So, yesterday we gave you our list of top end paid for Android apps and today provides you with a check list of those you should already have installed. Why? Because they cost absolutely nothing. Phones at the ready - and go.   0870 We'll start with... >>

Google Goggles Android app launches

Google Goggles Android app launches

By 9 December 2009

Google has put together a mobile app for its Android platform that allows users to search visually. Simply take a picture of something, and Google will compare it to the images on Google image search to try and identify it. It can be used for all sorts... >>