Tag Archive | "Augmented Reality"

Parrot Carrot: Augmented Reality Kids Book

Monday, November 7, 2011

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Following on from a whole bunch of Augmented Reality posts this week, it seemed fitting to include this, the Parrot Carrot Safari, a very cool digital extension to a new Australian Kids book, in the form of an Augmented Reality iPhone app that lets kids interact and extend book’s content. The physical book tells the [...]

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PlayStation: Grab The Ring AR Challenge

Monday, November 7, 2011

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I think most of us have seen the “last standing” promotional challenge mechanic… Well, PlayStation and Uncharted have teamed up to create something a little more interesting for the launch the Uncharted3 game, using Augmented Reality for a who can last the longest campaign! It’s called Grab The Ring, first you activate your webcam and [...]

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National Geographic: Live Augmented Reality

Sunday, November 6, 2011

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There is a pretty cool National Geographic road show touring shopping centres in Hungary right now, an augmented reality installation that lets the thousands of people passing by interact with the type of content they would find on the National Geographic channel, from dolphins and dinosaurs to leopards, spacemen and lots more. It works by [...]

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Volkswagen: New Beetle Augmented Reality Ads

Sunday, October 23, 2011

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Have you seen the new Volkswagen Beetle? At first glance it’s actually pretty cool and decently aggressive. A major shift for Volkswagen’s Beetle. So how did they launch the biggest ever re-vamp of a classic old car? Well, through a series of standard billboards, bus shelters and just about every other traditional print-based media property [...]

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TESCO: Augmented Reality Print Ads

Sunday, October 9, 2011

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Tesco is in the midst of a huge “Big Price Drop” campaign and one of the new elements they’ve rolled out is the use of Blippar’s Image Recgonition / Augmented Reality technology to bring their ads to life via iPhones, iPads and all sorts of Android devices. The Augmented Reality print ads launch an animated [...]

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LEGO Meets Augmented Reality Gaming App

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

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Could this be the future for LEGO as this classic brand innovates into the electronic gaming world? This video introduces LEGO’s “Life of George” the world’s first interactive game combining real LEGO bricks with apps for your iPhone. The clever thing about this game is it’s simplicty, LEGO have kept the game accessible to a [...]

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Ubisoft “Driver” Augmented Reality iPad2 Game

Thursday, September 8, 2011

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Ubisoft and GAME have teamed up to launch an Augmented Reality iPad Game that lets you race cars from the new release around just about anywhere you can place a marker… Once the app is loaded, you can start your race by pointing your iPad2 at the marker, from there it will setup your augmented [...]

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Cadbury Spots v Stripes Blippar AR Gaming App

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

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Cadbury have launched a world first Augmented Reality gaming app that is activated via their chocolate bar packaging, utilising Blippar’s image recognition technology and AR app platform. The game itself is called Spots v Stripes, a simple, seemingly addictive game that has you smacking ducks as fast as you can, before sharing your best scores [...]

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Cartoon Network: Augmented Reality Show

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

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Here’s an augmented reality show for kids, brought to you by Proje Calide, an Interactive Agency based in Istanbul. As part of a global re-brand the kids channel Cartoon Network introduced a new look to their users. Cartoon Network Turkey tasked Proje Calide to create and manage all of their interactive properties including their website. [...]

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AT&T: Augmented Reality Facebook App

Thursday, April 28, 2011

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You have probably already seen this one a while back, but I wanted to add it to the archives either way… AT&T have created an Augmented Reality “Unboxing” Facebook App for the trio of new Windows 7 phones, letting users experience the latest smartphone features with a layer of seamlessly integrated social content, like friends [...]

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CommBank’s Augmented Reality Newspaper Ad

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

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The Commonwealth Bank has recently won numerous awards for it’s augmented reality property app that has been around for almost a year. Now, claiming a “worldwide industry first”, the Commonwealth Bank has run a mobile-driven, augmented reality press ad in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane mX titles. The ad required a 3D reader iPhone app aims [...]

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Lynx: Augmented Reality Angel Ambush

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

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At first this felt like another flash mob build up, but it’s anything but. Lynx have just rolled out an interesting experiential campaign featuring the Lynx Excite Angels, this time with an Augmented Reality twist that sees people interacting directly with the angels via a digital video billboard. As passers by walk onto the Lynx [...]

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Augmented Reality: Making Life Easier

Friday, February 11, 2011

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Here is a taste of what we’ll be seeing at this year`s Mobile World Congress (MWC). This video demos the world`s first integrated markerless 3D object tracking on a smartphone. Or, to you and me, it shows us where Augmented Reality is heading: robust, smooth and useful everyday experiences.

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KIA: Augmented Reality TV Ads

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

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Did anyone give this a try during the Australian Open? It was an ongoing “Augmented Reality” campaign activated via your Mobile phone, through the TV coverage of the grand slam event. Available for both iPhone and Andriod, any time you captured the KIA logo through the app, it would activate an interactive 3D Augmented Reality [...]

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Decembeard: Grow Your Own Santa Beardy

Monday, December 6, 2010

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With our snail mail cards going out today, I thought it was time to show you guys our agency Christmas card for 2010. Movember is so last month, so we called it Decembeard, an Augmented Reality app that lets you grow your very own super realistic Santa Beardy in just seconds, with the marker in our client snail [...]

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WWF: Augmented Reality Tiger Shirt

Monday, October 4, 2010

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Apart from the voice over, this is a great piece of Augmented Reality for WWF aimed at raising awareness around the plight of the siberian tiger, created by Leo Burnett Moscow. WWF printed thousands of tiger t-shirts and distributed them online and to key stores in Moscow featuring specially placed AR video mirrors that would instantly active the AR experience [...]

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Augmented Reality Space Invaders iPhone App

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

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This random iPhone game might just be worth the 99c! It’s an Augmented Reality space invaders iPhone app that lets you do battle in the real world while being connected to friends. You’ll fight about 10 unique battles to defend earth in what would seem a very unique kind of way, plus, the game is [...]

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Augmented Reality City 3D (Glasses Required!)

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

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You may remember a video I posted back in Feb, it was called “Augmented Hyper Reality“, Keiichi Matsuda’s vision of what Augmented Reality could become in the future… So, 7 months on and Keiichi Matsuda is back with another Augmented Reality vision, this time, he has blended Augmented Reality into the every day city life [...]

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Audi’s Augmented Reality Calendar

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

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This is a fantastic idea executed to perfection by Audi. In 2010 they didn’t create just another beautiful calendar, they created an unexpected experience! Yes, they printed the calender purely as landscape images, blank, no cars, nothing, and then prompted people to download the special iPhone app that would allow you to activate the calendar [...]

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Tissot: Augmented Reality Product Experience

Saturday, July 10, 2010

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Tissot has launched an augmented reality product experience for their swiss watch collection and I’ve been meaning to post it up for about a month now! Augmented Reality is still very much about generating promotional buzz, but this, like very few others, is more than that, it’s a product experience that has a very clear [...]

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