Tag Archive | "iPhone Apps"

KIA: Augmented Reality TV Ads

Tuesday, February 1, 2011


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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Augmented Reality Mobile Commerce iPhone App

Wednesday, January 5, 2011


This is the latest platform out from Total Immersion, it’s an augmented reality mobile commerce app created specifically for eye wear brands and retailers. The app uses the iPhone 4′s front facing camera to deliver a facial tracking system allowing users to “virtually” try on glasses (augmented reality style) through their iPhone 4. The platform has the [...]

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IKEA “Cheers” Social Celebration iPhone App

Monday, December 27, 2010


You would have seen a few of those gimmicky ”toast” or “cheers” apps that allow you to tap two iPhone together to make a click in celebration of something… But, this new iPhone App from IKEA takes that idea to a whole new level, just in time for New Years Eve! Firstly, you can choose from any [...]

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Word Lens: Augmented Reality Translation App

Saturday, December 18, 2010


Craigo, seeing you missed your Spanish lessons this year, I thought i’d post this very cool Augmented Reality iPhone app just for you! It’s called Word Lens, and it uses the iPhone’s camera, along with optical character recognition to translate anything from Spanish into English on the fly, just by pointing the iPhone at the printed words [...]

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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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Nike+ GPS iPhone App Released

Monday, September 13, 2010


One of the biggest issues around Nike+ was the requirement to buy specific shoes no body actually wanted. So it’s great to see they’ve now opened up a little of the power from Nike+ to anyone with an iPhone, it will cost you, but at $1.99 its very very cheap. I suspect in some ways Nike is fending [...]

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Museum Of Natural History iPhone App

Monday, August 2, 2010


I know there are a few apps like this out there, but I’m surprised there hasn’t been many more developed around the world, it’s the perfect tour device and with iPhone penetration and the low cost of purchase for say, iPod touches, Museums (and indeed even cities) could easily rent them out for tourists (the History Museum has 350 [...]

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The Epic Win iPhone App

Monday, July 12, 2010


Ok, so this might be the weirdest app you’ve ever seen, and your probably thinking I’ll never download it (or will you?!) but here in lies a great example of app seeding, or in this case, pre-seeding. One of the toughest things is to get featured in the Apple store, so you’ll need another way [...]

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Square: iPad / iPhone Credit Card Processing

Wednesday, April 7, 2010


If you haven’t heard of Square, you will over the coming year. It’s the new mobile credit card processing app for iPhone and iPad, they are just over a month into their pilot program, and all news so far is they are onto something pretty amazing. The app is simple, almost so simple your grandparents could be taking [...]

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Opera Browser To Launch on iPhone & iPad

Wednesday, March 24, 2010


This might be what lots of you have been waiting for, a browser (any browser!) that isn’t safari, for the iPhone and probably the iPad. Today, Opera have officially submitted the new Opera Mini 5 browser app to Apple for approval, if it gets through or not is another story! The Opera Mini 5 browser brings [...]

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