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Watch the Playboy cover come alive with Layar AR app on Android and iPhone (NSFW)

Watch the Playboy cover come alive with Layar AR app on Android and iPhone (NSFW)

By 6 February 2013

From this month the Dutch edition of Playboy will feature Layar augmented reality codes in certain parts of the print magazine, to provide interactive elements for readers with a smartphone. To celebrate, the first Layar-ready issue of Playboy Netherlands... >>

Augmented reality in action - property and real estate

Augmented reality in action - property and real estate

By 3 March 2011

Estate agents are not well liked, and before we get your hopes up, developments in augmented reality are not going to make them go away. There is a good chance though that AR might reduce the time you have to spend dealing with them or, more importantly,... >>

Top 10 augmented reality apps

Top 10 augmented reality apps

By 2 March 2011

It's AR Week on Pocket-lint which means that we'll be running you through all the latest apps, features and news from the world of augmented reality. Each day we've been giving the AR lowdown in our 6pm App of the Day section, but obviously that only... >>

How to live in the future today

How to live in the future today

By 1 April 2010

Future Week here on Pocket-lint has brought you information and speculation on what we could be expecting to find in a whole range of gadgety scenarios in 2015. That's all well and good, but what about the here and now? If your parents popped over to... >>

Samsung Galaxy i5700 drops "Spica" for UK debut

Samsung Galaxy i5700 drops "Spica" for UK debut

By 22 January 2010

The Android-based Samsung i5700 Galaxy Spica (the i7500's little brother model) has been rebranded the "Galaxy Portal" for its UK launch where it will be a T-Mobile exclusive for a month, while the black version will be a T-Mo exclusive for 3 months from... >>

VIDEO: Layar comes to iPhone 3GS

VIDEO: Layar comes to iPhone 3GS

By 16 October 2009

Layar, the augmented reality browser which lets you search Google Local for locations in your area and then overlay them on an image captured by your camera, has now been made available for the iPhone 3GS. Long a favourite of Android users, the app displays... >>

VIDEO: Layar's 3D augmented reality brings Pac-man to real life

VIDEO: Layar's 3D augmented reality brings Pac-man to real life

By 22 September 2009

Developer Layar has announced the addition of 3D capabilities to its augmented reality browser platform. "The addition of 3D enables Layar developers to create more realistic and immersive augmented reality experiences for mobile devices", says the company.... >>